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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 124 127 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Median salary £53,750 £22,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+144.31% -51.11%
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -10.71%
Security Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1629 1723 1796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.26% 85.30% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1439 1434
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ISMS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 2 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (12.50%) OpenID
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) OAuth
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Music Industry
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) OpenID
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XHTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) ISMS
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
5 1 (12.50%) Server Hardening
5 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Qualys
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk