The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 115 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.23% 0.74% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.86% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1594 1863 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.14% 86.33% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1512 1275
Median salary £45,000 £43,596 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) GIAC
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 4 (66.67%) Fiddler
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (66.67%) OWASP
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
1 4 (66.67%) OSCP
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (66.67%) Coaching
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
1 4 (66.67%) ZAP BI
1 4 (66.67%) Burp Suite
1 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
1 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Burp Suite
1 4 (66.67%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Coaching
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (66.67%) OWASP
1 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) GIAC
1 4 (66.67%) OSCP
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
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