The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 116 128
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.60% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Median salary - £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1370 1673 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.09% 85.88% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1362 1506
Median salary £46,614 £43,875 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.24% +0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning