The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 75 66 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.61% 2.10% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 2.67% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +155.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Security Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
514 525 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 78.00% 78.83% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 390 392 447
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Basingstoke region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Security Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Logistics
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Security Researcher
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
1 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS