The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 35 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.42% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Security Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 243 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.74% 91.70% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 116 229 262
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Bedford

Security Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Security Testing 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001