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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.26% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £55,000 £71,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.80% +78.12%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%

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
560 693 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.17% 90.00% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 450 611 694
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £55,000 -
Security Testing
East of England

Security Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Attack Monitoring

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Attack Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001