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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 440 415 436
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 2 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.094% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.12% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £51,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-36.40% +58.46%
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
17518 16554 17757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.86% 78.16% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13531 13520 15042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -1 1 £62,500 +16.27%
Hampshire - 1 £67,500 - 1
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Computer Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Security.

1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 6 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (66.67%) BCP
2 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) CESG
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Computer Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Database Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 6 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) BCP
1 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle