The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 422 446
Rank change year-on-year +43 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 15 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.100% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 19
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,641
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £39,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.10% +15.62%  

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12927 17060 17753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.14% 87.14% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10616 14363 14129
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Computer Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Computer Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Security in the South East

Computer Security
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Computer Security in the South East

Computer Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Security in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Security in the South East

Computer Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hampshire +23 12 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +42 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Security
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (52.63%) Security Architecture
4 10 (52.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (47.37%) Network Security
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) SOA
7 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (21.05%) PKI
8 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) CISSP
9 3 (15.79%) Solaris
9 3 (15.79%) Unix
9 3 (15.79%) IPsec
9 3 (15.79%) Malware Reverse Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 3 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (15.79%) FISMA

Computer Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SoftLayer
1 1 (5.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (47.37%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) Internet
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) IPsec
7 2 (10.53%) SSL
8 1 (5.26%) HTTP
8 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
8 1 (5.26%) Intranet
8 1 (5.26%) SMTP
8 1 (5.26%) SNMP
8 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
1 1 (5.26%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Security Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Security Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Grails
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Blog
4 1 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (52.63%) Security Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (15.79%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
7 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
7 2 (10.53%) Cyber Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.26%) SEO
8 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) CISSP
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (10.53%) CEH
5 2 (10.53%) GCFA
5 2 (10.53%) GCIA
5 2 (10.53%) GCIH
5 2 (10.53%) GIAC
5 2 (10.53%) GREM
5 2 (10.53%) SANS
6 1 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) FISMA
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) PA-DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 2 (10.53%) CSIRT
1 2 (10.53%) EnCase
1 2 (10.53%) FTK
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Intel
2 1 (5.26%) Sophos
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Fleet
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago