The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 86 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £72,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
Security Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 880 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.29% 88.80% 82.29%
Number of salaries quoted 690 781 723
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire 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