Computer and Information Security Online Bachelor and Master Degree Courses in the UK

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Arden University - - - £9500 - - Coventry online Part-time
Arden University - - - £9500 - - Coventry online Part-time
The Open University - - - - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The University of Law - - - - - - Guildford online Full-time
University of Central Lancashire - - - £785 - - Preston online Part-time
University of Abertay Dundee - - - £10000 £17000 - Dundee online Full-time
The Open University - - - - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
University of Hertfordshire - - - - - - Hatfield online Full-time
University of Portsmouth - - - - - - Portsmouth online Part-time
University of Portsmouth - - - - - - Portsmouth online Part-time
The Open University 84% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Computer and Information Security

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25948 £22958 £27579
25-75 percentile range £22922 - £30285 £16161 - £30238 £19190 - £36447

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £27295 £23875 £27759
25-75 percentile range £23632 - £30758 £17533 - £30381 £20848 - £36885

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Computer and Information Security

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Computer and Information Security who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Specialisations within Computer and Information Security

  • Application Security
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Forensics
  • Network Security
  • Security Architecture
  • Threat Intelligence

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Computer and Information Security who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Computer and Information Security (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Computer and Information Security at Liverpool John Moores University

60% Information Technology Professionals
25% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Elementary occupations
10% Sports and fitness occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Computer and Information Security in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Computer and Information Security

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Computer and Information Security studies:
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)

The median salary of graduates of Computer and Information Security was £25948 15 months after graduation, £22958 3 years after graduation and £27579 5 years after graduation.

Cyber Security (R60) at The Open University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 84 out of 100 among 12 respondents.