The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 135 125 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.045% 0.35% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.44% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £52,500 £77,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.25% +29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £48,100
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +19.54%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1766 1816 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.05% 79.13% 79.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1387 1418
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,500 - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) OWASP
2 5 (83.33%) B2B
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISSMP

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Security Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Certification Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) B2B
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001