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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 60 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.57% 0.17% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.20% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
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
448 499 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.50% 83.17% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 398 393 279
Average salary £47,000 £43,750 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk