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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 130 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.32% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.39% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +4.56%
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
1863 1789 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.14% 80.59% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1350 1383
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security Testing Salary Histogram 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 3 July 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 -5 9 £42,500 - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Legal
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) CEH
4 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) B2B
5 4 (40.00%) CISA
5 4 (40.00%) CISM
5 4 (40.00%) Marketing
5 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (40.00%) OWASP
6 3 (30.00%) Business Development
6 3 (30.00%) Product Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Information Management
7 1 (10.00%) ISSMP

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Security Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Certification Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Product Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (40.00%) OWASP
3 4 (40.00%) B2B
4 3 (30.00%) Product Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Business Development
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) CEH
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) CISA
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001