The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 627 641
Rank change year-on-year +34 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 25 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.068% 0.045% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.050% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 18
London median annual salary £77,500 £51,250 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.21% -39.70%  
10th Percentile £59,375 £21,250 £52,125
90th Percentile £86,250 £91,250 £112,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +35.00% -  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 33413 36177 40004
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.07% 90.57% 88.97%
Number of salaries quoted 113282 135936 136312
London median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.34%  
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

Computer Security
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Security in London

Computer Security
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Computer Security in London

Computer Security
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Security in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Security in London

Computer Security
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
City of London +32 3 £65,000 +33.33% 1
Computer Security
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 85 (69.67%) Information Security
2 71 (58.20%) Linux
3 70 (57.38%) CISSP
4 65 (53.28%) CISM
5 63 (51.64%) Windows
6 57 (46.72%) Cybersecurity
7 52 (42.62%) Unix
7 52 (42.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 51 (41.80%) SANS
9 50 (40.98%) GCIA
9 50 (40.98%) GCIH
10 47 (38.52%) Finance
11 46 (37.70%) Security Operations
12 44 (36.07%) CSIRT
13 41 (33.61%) Vulnerability Management
13 41 (33.61%) SIEM
13 41 (33.61%) Firewall
14 37 (30.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 37 (30.33%) Malware Analysis
15 36 (29.51%) Management Information System
16 34 (27.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 32 (26.23%) GIAC
18 31 (25.41%) Kalman Filter
19 30 (24.59%) SQL
20 29 (23.77%) Attack Monitoring
20 29 (23.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
21 28 (22.95%) CEH
22 27 (22.13%) Security Monitoring
23 26 (21.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
23 26 (21.31%) Incident Management

Computer Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (5.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.46%) Apache
4 2 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (0.82%) nginx
5 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (11.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.64%) Office 365
3 2 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 52 (42.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 41 (33.61%) Firewall
3 26 (21.31%) TCP/IP
4 22 (18.03%) Network Security
5 1 (0.82%) DNS
5 1 (0.82%) Extranet
5 1 (0.82%) Intranet
5 1 (0.82%) LDAP
5 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.64%) MySQL
2 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.48%) Bitbucket
2 14 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.84%) Ant
3 12 (9.84%) Gradle
3 12 (9.84%) Maven
3 12 (9.84%) TeamCity
4 11 (9.02%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.64%) Burp Suite
5 2 (1.64%) Paros
5 2 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.64%) WebScarab
6 1 (0.82%) AppScan
6 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.82%) Grunt
General
1 47 (38.52%) Finance
2 26 (21.31%) Legal
3 15 (12.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (52.46%) Analyst
2 35 (28.69%) Security Analyst
3 32 (26.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 22 (18.03%) Malware Analyst
4 22 (18.03%) Monitoring Analyst
5 14 (11.48%) Team Leader
6 13 (10.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Integration Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Security Manager
9 8 (6.56%) Information Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) Operational Security Manager
9 8 (6.56%) Operations Manager
9 8 (6.56%) Security Operations Manager
10 7 (5.74%) Architect
10 7 (5.74%) Oracle Architect
10 7 (5.74%) Security Architect
11 6 (4.92%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) .NET
1 2 (1.64%) CGI
1 2 (1.64%) HTML
1 2 (1.64%) LAMP
1 2 (1.64%) XML
2 1 (0.82%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (0.82%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (0.82%) Node.js
2 1 (0.82%) SAML
2 1 (0.82%) Sensu
2 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.51%) Management Information System
2 25 (20.49%) Computer Science
3 20 (16.39%) Security Operations Centre
4 14 (11.48%) Public Cloud
5 10 (8.20%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.46%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.64%) BYOD
8 2 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.82%) Fintech
9 1 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.82%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 71 (58.20%) Linux
2 63 (51.64%) Windows
3 52 (42.62%) Unix
4 2 (1.64%) FreeBSD
4 2 (1.64%) HPUX
4 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (69.67%) Information Security
2 57 (46.72%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (37.70%) Security Operations
4 41 (33.61%) SIEM
4 41 (33.61%) Vulnerability Management
5 37 (30.33%) Malware Analysis
5 37 (30.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (27.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 31 (25.41%) Kalman Filter
8 29 (23.77%) Attack Monitoring
9 27 (22.13%) Security Monitoring
10 26 (21.31%) Incident Management
11 23 (18.85%) Threat Detection
12 21 (17.21%) Computer Forensics
12 21 (17.21%) E-Discovery
12 21 (17.21%) Forensic Analysis
12 21 (17.21%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 21 (17.21%) Network Design
12 21 (17.21%) Risk Management
13 20 (16.39%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.59%) SQL
2 25 (20.49%) Python
3 15 (12.30%) Bash Shell
3 15 (12.30%) Ruby
4 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.92%) Java
6 4 (3.28%) C#
7 3 (2.46%) Perl
8 2 (1.64%) C++
8 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.82%) AWK
9 1 (0.82%) PHP
9 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (57.38%) CISSP
2 65 (53.28%) CISM
3 51 (41.80%) SANS
4 50 (40.98%) GCIA
4 50 (40.98%) GCIH
5 32 (26.23%) GIAC
6 28 (22.95%) CEH
7 22 (18.03%) Degree
7 22 (18.03%) Network+ Certification
8 21 (17.21%) CNA
8 21 (17.21%) Novell Certification
9 20 (16.39%) GCED
9 20 (16.39%) GSEC
10 19 (15.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (8.20%) CISA
12 3 (2.46%) GPEN
13 2 (1.64%) MCSE
13 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.82%) CCSP
14 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.38%) NIST 800
3 6 (4.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.82%) FISMA
4 1 (0.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Docker
2 8 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (36.07%) CSIRT
2 29 (23.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 26 (21.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 15 (12.30%) Ansible
4 15 (12.30%) Puppet
4 15 (12.30%) Terraform
5 14 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (7.38%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.46%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.64%) Nessus
8 2 (1.64%) Packer
9 1 (0.82%) Graphite
9 1 (0.82%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.82%) logstash
9 1 (0.82%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.82%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (18.85%) Sun
2 11 (9.02%) CheckPoint
2 11 (9.02%) Cisco
3 9 (7.38%) McAfee
4 8 (6.56%) Blue Coat
4 8 (6.56%) Dell
4 8 (6.56%) FireEye
4 8 (6.56%) IBM
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle
5 5 (4.10%) VMware
6 3 (2.46%) Fortinet
6 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.46%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.64%) AppSense
7 2 (1.64%) Brocade
7 2 (1.64%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.64%) Splunk
8 1 (0.82%) Google
8 1 (0.82%) HP
8 1 (0.82%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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