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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 88 110 123
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 0.68% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.76% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 2
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
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
888 1456 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.07% 89.77% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 747 1117 1075
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram 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 May 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 +11 2 £65,000 +21.49% 1
Security Testing
North West

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Software Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management

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 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Warrington, Cheshire
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