The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
England / South East
Rank 377 427 458
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +31
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 8 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.13% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.14% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 8
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +110.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,600 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £66,000 £42,198
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £36,570
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12646 16557 17488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.82% 86.95% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10304 14058 14168
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Computer Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Computer Security
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the South East region.

Computer Security Salary Trend in the South East

Computer Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Computer Security Salary Histogram in the South East

Computer Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +5 5 £34,500 -6.75% 2
Oxfordshire +5 2 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 16 (55.17%) DNS
5 15 (51.72%) Internet
5 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
6 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
6 14 (48.28%) Information Security
7 9 (31.03%) Unix
8 8 (27.59%) Degree
9 7 (24.14%) Blog
9 7 (24.14%) Network Security
9 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
9 7 (24.14%) Sophos
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) VPN
10 6 (20.69%) SOA
10 6 (20.69%) Solaris
10 6 (20.69%) MySQL
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 6 (20.69%) Change Management
10 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
10 6 (20.69%) IPsec
10 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
10 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) PKI
10 6 (20.69%) Reverse Engineering
10 6 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) DNS
3 15 (51.72%) Internet
4 7 (24.14%) Network Security
4 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (20.69%) IPsec
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 4 (13.79%) SMTP
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) IT Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Security Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Flash
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Blog
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.69%) PKI
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.79%) Social Media
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
4 6 (20.69%) Solaris
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Information Security
2 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (20.69%) Internal Audit
3 6 (20.69%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) SOA
3 6 (20.69%) Software Deployment
4 4 (13.79%) Global Marketing
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) SEO
4 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.34%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (10.34%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Cyber Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C
2 4 (13.79%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.90%) CEH
5 2 (6.90%) CISSP
5 2 (6.90%) GCFA
5 2 (6.90%) GCIA
5 2 (6.90%) GCIH
5 2 (6.90%) GIAC
5 2 (6.90%) GREM
5 2 (6.90%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) FISMA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) CSIRT
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (6.90%) EnCase
2 2 (6.90%) FTK
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Sophos
2 2 (6.90%) Intel
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Posted: 27 days ago