The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 225 257 262
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +5
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 26 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £54,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -6.73%
Security Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5415 6265 6372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.68% 85.08% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4585 5270 5163
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 the East of England

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Security Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Hertfordshire +30 16 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Bedfordshire +20 3 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 3 - -
Norfolk - 3 £31,500 -
Essex +1 1 - -
Security Testing
England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (35.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 12 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 12 (30.00%) ITIL
3 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) Windows
5 10 (25.00%) Firewall
5 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
6 9 (22.50%) Information Security
6 9 (22.50%) IIS
6 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
7 8 (20.00%) Web Operations
7 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (20.00%) Web Services
7 8 (20.00%) HTTP
7 8 (20.00%) DNS
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco
7 8 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (20.00%) Finance
8 7 (17.50%) CCSA
8 7 (17.50%) CCSE
8 7 (17.50%) Sourcefire
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (25.00%) Firewall
3 8 (20.00%) DNS
3 8 (20.00%) HTTP
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (17.50%) VPN
5 5 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.50%) AppScan
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) JMeter
3 1 (2.50%) Jtest
3 1 (2.50%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Network Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Web Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Web Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) WebOps Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate Tester
6 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) Flash
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (17.50%) Private Cloud
4 4 (10.00%) PKI
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 9 (22.50%) Information Security
4 8 (20.00%) Web Operations
5 7 (17.50%) Identity Management
5 7 (17.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (17.50%) Security Operations
5 7 (17.50%) SIEM
5 7 (17.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (10.00%) Database Security
7 4 (10.00%) Information Management
7 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) CCNP
2 7 (17.50%) CCSA
2 7 (17.50%) CCSE
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.50%) CEH
4 4 (10.00%) CISA
4 4 (10.00%) CISSP
4 4 (10.00%) CRISC
4 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (10.00%) SSCP
5 3 (7.50%) CGEIT
6 2 (5.00%) ISEB
6 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CISM
7 1 (2.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) COBIT
2 3 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.50%) Solvency II
2 3 (7.50%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCDPM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
1 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco
1 8 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (17.50%) LogRhythm
2 7 (17.50%) Sourcefire
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Dell
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) New Relic
6 1 (2.50%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (2.50%) Veracode
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package value £70K
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago