The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank 904 958 949
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -9
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 10 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.022% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.025% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 7
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £37,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.45% +37.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85989 96019 100080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.50% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71918 78944 79934
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,991
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Communications Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Communications Security
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security within the UK.

Communications Security Salary Trend in the UK

Communications Security
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Security over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

Communications Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Communications Security
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Security within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +25 10 £53,000 +2.41% 1
London +58 6 £65,500 +31.00% 1
South East +22 4 £46,500 -15.45%
Surrey - 4 £46,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 £33,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

Communications Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Communications Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Communications Security.

1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Presales
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) SAML
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) LDAP
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) OAuth
4 5 (26.32%) Product Management
4 5 (26.32%) SaaS
4 5 (26.32%) REST
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
5 4 (21.05%) Multicast
5 4 (21.05%) Network Management
5 4 (21.05%) Junos
5 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) H.323
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) IGMP

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
2 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) LDAP
2 4 (21.05%) BGP
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
2 4 (21.05%) H.323
2 4 (21.05%) ICMP
2 4 (21.05%) IGMP
2 4 (21.05%) IPsec
2 4 (21.05%) Junos
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) MPLS
2 4 (21.05%) Multicast
2 4 (21.05%) OSPF
2 4 (21.05%) SNMP
2 4 (21.05%) VoIP
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (15.79%) Military
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Presales Solution Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
6 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Penetration Test Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Principal Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) OAuth
1 5 (26.32%) REST
1 5 (26.32%) SAML
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) CGI
3 2 (10.53%) XMPP
4 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Presales
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Product Management
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Time Management
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Logistics
4 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CEH
6 1 (5.26%) CISM
6 1 (5.26%) CISSP
6 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) EMC
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
4 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Sun
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