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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 399 444 474
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +30
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 37 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.034% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.039% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £35,514 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -45.36%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -26.95%
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
15468 17822 18860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.94% 85.61% 83.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12971 14549 14581
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
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 August 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 +24 26 - - 1
Oxfordshire -7 7 - - 1
Kent - 4 - -
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (48.31%) SC Cleared
1 43 (48.31%) Security Cleared
2 42 (47.19%) DNS
3 41 (46.07%) Linux
4 38 (42.70%) Windows
5 31 (34.83%) Internet
5 31 (34.83%) Python
6 30 (33.71%) VPN
6 30 (33.71%) PKI
7 29 (32.58%) Information Security
8 27 (30.34%) Firewall
8 27 (30.34%) DV Cleared
9 26 (29.21%) Sophos
10 23 (25.84%) C++
11 18 (20.22%) Perl
11 18 (20.22%) Network Security
11 18 (20.22%) Security Architecture
11 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (17.98%) FISMA
12 16 (17.98%) Software Deployment
12 16 (17.98%) RMADS
12 16 (17.98%) Information Assurance
12 16 (17.98%) IPsec
12 16 (17.98%) Telecoms
12 16 (17.98%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (17.98%) Solaris
13 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
13 15 (16.85%) HTML
13 15 (16.85%) SMTP
13 15 (16.85%) Degree

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 (15.73%) Cloud Foundry
1 14 (15.73%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (15.73%) IBM Cloud
1 14 (15.73%) SoftLayer
1 14 (15.73%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 42 (47.19%) DNS
2 31 (34.83%) Internet
3 30 (33.71%) VPN
4 27 (30.34%) Firewall
5 18 (20.22%) Network Security
6 16 (17.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (17.98%) IPsec
7 15 (16.85%) SMTP
8 14 (15.73%) SNMP
8 14 (15.73%) SSL
8 14 (15.73%) Wireless
9 2 (2.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) Big Data
2 11 (12.36%) MySQL
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Jenkins
1 14 (15.73%) Vagrant
1 14 (15.73%) WinDbg
2 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (17.98%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.48%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Analyst
2 18 (20.22%) Security Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) Security Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Administrator
4 11 (12.36%) DevOps Administrator
4 11 (12.36%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (10.11%) GUI Software Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) SOC Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 3 (3.37%) Head of Security
6 3 (3.37%) SOC Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.25%) Implementation Specialist
7 2 (2.25%) Product Specialist
7 2 (2.25%) Security Assurance Coordinator
8 1 (1.12%) Chief Risk Officer
8 1 (1.12%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) HTML
2 14 (15.73%) Flash
2 14 (15.73%) Grails
2 14 (15.73%) Regular Expression
2 14 (15.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (15.73%) Spring
3 9 (10.11%) .NET
3 9 (10.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.71%) PKI
2 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (16.85%) Blog
3 15 (16.85%) Management Information System
4 14 (15.73%) Cryptography
4 14 (15.73%) Statistics
5 9 (10.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.07%) Linux
2 38 (42.70%) Windows
3 16 (17.98%) Solaris
4 11 (12.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Information Security
2 18 (20.22%) Security Architecture
3 16 (17.98%) Information Assurance
3 16 (17.98%) Software Deployment
4 15 (16.85%) Reverse Engineering
4 15 (16.85%) Workflow
5 14 (15.73%) Analytics
5 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
5 14 (15.73%) DevOps
5 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
5 14 (15.73%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (14.61%) SOA
7 11 (12.36%) Change Management
7 11 (12.36%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (12.36%) Internal Audit
7 11 (12.36%) Product Management
8 9 (10.11%) Multithreading
8 9 (10.11%) Regression Testing
8 9 (10.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) Python
2 23 (25.84%) C++
3 18 (20.22%) Perl
4 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.73%) Bash Shell
5 14 (15.73%) C
5 14 (15.73%) Java
5 14 (15.73%) Ruby
6 9 (10.11%) C#
6 9 (10.11%) VC++
Qualifications
1 43 (48.31%) SC Cleared
1 43 (48.31%) Security Cleared
2 27 (30.34%) DV Cleared
3 15 (16.85%) Degree
4 6 (6.74%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.98%) FISMA
1 16 (17.98%) RMADS
2 14 (15.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) Nagios
1 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (15.73%) Puppet
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Sophos
2 14 (15.73%) Splunk
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
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