The table below looks at the statistics for Communications Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Security over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Security (COMSEC)
Rank - 211 216
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 0 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-38.63% +29.41%
Communications 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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6040 4598 4795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.39% 85.61% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4720 3634 3924
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Communications Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Communications Security across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Communications Security Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Communications Security
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Communications Security Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Communications Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Communications 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 Communications Security.

1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (100.00%) Military
1 6 (100.00%) Information Management
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Database Security
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database

Communications Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Communications 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 Communications Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Team Leader
1 4 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Database Security
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft