Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Communications Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Communications Security over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Communications Security (COMSEC)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 - 412
Rank change year-on-year - +412 +62
Permanent jobs citing Communications Security 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% - 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% - 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
City of London median annual salary £68,750 - £72,500
10th Percentile £63,375 - £71,250
90th Percentile £73,125 - £73,750
Central London median annual salary £68,750 - £72,500

Communications Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9247 10392 15168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.08% 89.44% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8347 9474 13149
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Communications Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Communications Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Communications Security in the City of London

Communications Security
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Communications Security in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Communications Security.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) XMPP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) ForeScout
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN

Communications Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) ForeScout
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds