The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 193 223 229
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 8 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.21% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.24% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Median salary £57,500 £59,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.95% +31.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Security Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3705 4538 4889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.96% 85.22% 82.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2869 3551 3238
Median salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +24 3 £57,500 +6.97% 1
Bracknell - 2 £50,000 -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 15 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Nessus
3 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Metasploit
4 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Mobile App
4 11 (52.38%) Burp Suite
4 11 (52.38%) Kali Linux
4 11 (52.38%) CHECK Team Leader
4 11 (52.38%) CHECK Team Member
4 11 (52.38%) CREST Certified
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) CMS
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) B2B
7 3 (14.29%) B2C
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Test Management
7 3 (14.29%) Product Management
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Burp Suite
1 11 (52.38%) Metasploit
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) FindBugs
3 1 (4.76%) sqlmap
General
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Team Leader
1 11 (52.38%) Test Team Leader
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Manager
2 10 (47.62%) Testing Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Analytics Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Platform Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Online Product Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Mobile App
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Physics
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) B2B
4 3 (14.29%) B2C
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Product Management
4 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Test Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) CAPA
5 2 (9.52%) CRAMM
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) CHECK Team Leader
2 11 (52.38%) CHECK Team Member
2 11 (52.38%) CREST Certified
2 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) COSO
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Nessus
2 1 (4.76%) HP Fortify
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Coverity
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) Qualys
1 1 (4.76%) Veracode
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