The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 87 121 128
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.11% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.13% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £30,000 £19,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -45.71%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,750 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -11.38%
Security Testing
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
847 1567 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.53% 89.70% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1223 1181
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £30,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - - 1
Security Testing
North West

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Social Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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