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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 404 453 471
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 42 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.024% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.028% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £35,514 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.55%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Computer Security
England

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
15864 17810 18887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.15% 85.53% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13336 14404 14877
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 25 - -
Kent - 9 - -
Oxfordshire -14 8 - - 1
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 43 (45.26%) DNS
2 40 (42.11%) SC Cleared
2 40 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 38 (40.00%) Linux
4 37 (38.95%) Windows
4 37 (38.95%) Internet
5 35 (36.84%) Sophos
6 34 (35.79%) Python
7 31 (32.63%) VPN
7 31 (32.63%) PKI
8 29 (30.53%) Information Security
9 25 (26.32%) Firewall
9 25 (26.32%) C++
10 23 (24.21%) DV Cleared
11 22 (23.16%) Perl
12 21 (22.11%) Network Security
12 21 (22.11%) Degree
12 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (20.00%) Blog
13 19 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
13 19 (20.00%) HTML
13 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 19 (20.00%) SMTP
13 19 (20.00%) Workflow
14 18 (18.95%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (17.89%) FISMA
15 17 (17.89%) Security Architecture
15 17 (17.89%) Software Deployment
15 17 (17.89%) IPsec
15 17 (17.89%) Solaris

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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.74%) Cloud Foundry
1 14 (14.74%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (14.74%) SoftLayer
1 14 (14.74%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 43 (45.26%) DNS
2 37 (38.95%) Internet
3 31 (32.63%) VPN
4 25 (26.32%) Firewall
5 21 (22.11%) Network Security
6 19 (20.00%) SMTP
7 18 (18.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 17 (17.89%) IPsec
9 14 (14.74%) SNMP
9 14 (14.74%) SSL
9 14 (14.74%) Wireless
10 4 (4.21%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) Big Data
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Jenkins
1 14 (14.74%) Vagrant
2 13 (13.68%) WinDbg
3 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.84%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.47%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (25.26%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Security Analyst
3 16 (16.84%) Security Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) GUI Software Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) Software Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Administrator
5 11 (11.58%) DevOps Administrator
5 11 (11.58%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.21%) Security Assurance Coordinator
8 3 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Head of Cybersecurity
8 3 (3.16%) Head of Security
9 1 (1.05%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (1.05%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (1.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (1.05%) Product Specialist
9 1 (1.05%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) HTML
2 14 (14.74%) Grails
2 14 (14.74%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (14.74%) Spring
3 13 (13.68%) Flash
3 13 (13.68%) Regular Expression
4 12 (12.63%) .NET
4 12 (12.63%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.63%) PKI
2 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (20.00%) Blog
4 14 (14.74%) Cryptography
4 14 (14.74%) Statistics
5 12 (12.63%) Management Information System
5 12 (12.63%) User Experience
6 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.00%) Linux
2 37 (38.95%) Windows
3 17 (17.89%) Solaris
4 7 (7.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) Information Security
2 19 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 19 (20.00%) Workflow
3 17 (17.89%) Security Architecture
3 17 (17.89%) Software Deployment
4 16 (16.84%) Information Assurance
5 14 (14.74%) Analytics
5 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.74%) DevOps
5 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
5 14 (14.74%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (13.68%) Data Protection
6 13 (13.68%) Product Management
7 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.63%) Automated Testing
7 12 (12.63%) Multithreading
7 12 (12.63%) Regression Testing
7 12 (12.63%) Software Delivery
7 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
7 12 (12.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.79%) Python
2 25 (26.32%) C++
3 22 (23.16%) Perl
4 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.74%) Bash Shell
5 14 (14.74%) C
5 14 (14.74%) Ruby
6 13 (13.68%) Java
7 12 (12.63%) C#
7 12 (12.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 40 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 23 (24.21%) DV Cleared
3 21 (22.11%) Degree
4 6 (6.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.11%) CISSP
6 1 (1.05%) CCNA
6 1 (1.05%) CEH
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.05%) EnCE
6 1 (1.05%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.89%) FISMA
2 16 (16.84%) RMADS
3 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Nagios
1 14 (14.74%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (14.74%) Puppet
2 3 (3.16%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.05%) EnCase
3 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (36.84%) Sophos
2 14 (14.74%) Splunk
3 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.16%) Intel Security
3 3 (3.16%) Symantec
3 3 (3.16%) Trend Micro
4 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
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