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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
North West / Cheshire
Rank 85 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £60,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-11.34% +4.30%

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
882 1079 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.67% 84.56% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 692 941 1321
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 - 1 £60,000 -
Security Testing
North West

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 10 (76.92%) CISM
2 10 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
3 9 (69.23%) Security Management
3 9 (69.23%) Information Security Management
3 9 (69.23%) Law
4 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity
4 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
4 8 (61.54%) Data Management
4 8 (61.54%) Network Security
4 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
4 8 (61.54%) Analytics
4 8 (61.54%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
4 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) GIS
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server

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 8 (61.54%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) GIS
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Law
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Security Manager
2 7 (53.85%) Information Manager
2 7 (53.85%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Compliance Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Strategy Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
1 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security Management
2 9 (69.23%) Security Management
3 8 (61.54%) Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity
3 8 (61.54%) Data Management
3 8 (61.54%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
3 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISM
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft