Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Computer Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Security over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 373 451
Rank change year-on-year +68 +78 +39
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 25 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.059% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.066% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 7
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +18.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,750 £56,500 £49,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% +18.75% -28.89%

Computer Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9212 12212 18827
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.96% 90.70% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8286 11052 15999
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Computer Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Security in the City of London

Computer Security
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Computer Security in the City of London

Computer Security
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Security in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Security in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 19 (76.00%) Finance
3 18 (72.00%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (68.00%) Linux
5 15 (60.00%) SIEM
5 15 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
6 14 (56.00%) SANS
6 14 (56.00%) CISSP
7 13 (52.00%) CISM
7 13 (52.00%) Windows
7 13 (52.00%) GCIA
7 13 (52.00%) GCIH
8 12 (48.00%) Banking
8 12 (48.00%) Firewall
8 12 (48.00%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (44.00%) Attack Monitoring
9 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (36.00%) CEH
10 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (36.00%) Security Operations
11 8 (32.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (32.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 8 (32.00%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (32.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 8 (32.00%) Threat Analysis
11 8 (32.00%) Cyber Attack
11 8 (32.00%) GCED
11 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
11 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection

Computer 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.00%) Paros
1 1 (4.00%) WebScarab
General
1 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Malware Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Monitoring Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Security Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) IT Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) SIEM Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
9 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) Information Security Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) IT Operations Manager
9 1 (4.00%) IT Security Manager
9 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
9 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) CGI
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Cyber Attack
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (32.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 18 (72.00%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
3 15 (60.00%) SIEM
4 12 (48.00%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (44.00%) Attack Monitoring
5 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (36.00%) Security Operations
7 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (32.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
7 8 (32.00%) Security Monitoring
7 8 (32.00%) Threat Analysis
7 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
8 5 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Use Case
8 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (16.00%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) CISSP
1 14 (56.00%) SANS
2 13 (52.00%) CISM
2 13 (52.00%) GCIA
2 13 (52.00%) GCIH
3 9 (36.00%) CEH
4 8 (32.00%) GCED
4 8 (32.00%) GSEC
5 5 (20.00%) CISA
5 5 (20.00%) GIAC
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.00%) CSIRT
4 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 5 (20.00%) Dell
2 5 (20.00%) FireEye
2 5 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago