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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 245 233 254
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 12 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 12
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
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
5593 6109 6726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 88.04% 85.60% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4543 5044 5417
Median salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +8 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Essex +9 1 - -
Security Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (35.90%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (30.77%) Network Architecture
3 12 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 12 (30.77%) HP
3 12 (30.77%) Finance
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
5 10 (25.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (25.64%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Perl
6 9 (23.08%) Oracle
6 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.08%) Python
6 9 (23.08%) Firewall
6 9 (23.08%) LoadRunner
7 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
7 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
7 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
7 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (20.51%) Information Security
8 7 (17.95%) CCSE
8 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
8 7 (17.95%) Sourcefire
8 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (17.95%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
8 7 (17.95%) CCNP

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 12 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.95%) VPN
3 3 (7.69%) HTTP
3 3 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.69%) AppScan
2 3 (7.69%) Burp Suite
2 3 (7.69%) Paros
3 2 (5.13%) Appium
3 2 (5.13%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) JMeter
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) TestRail
3 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Security Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Test Leader
4 7 (17.95%) Network Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate Tester
7 3 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Security Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
1 2 (5.13%) REST
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
1 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
3 7 (17.95%) Private Cloud
4 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.26%) PKI
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 12 (30.77%) Network Architecture
3 10 (25.64%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (20.51%) Information Security
4 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (17.95%) Identity Management
5 7 (17.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (17.95%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Security Operations
5 7 (17.95%) SIEM
5 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
5 7 (17.95%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) Security Architecture
8 4 (10.26%) Database Security
8 4 (10.26%) SABSA
8 4 (10.26%) Secure Coding
8 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
8 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) Perl
3 9 (23.08%) Python
4 5 (12.82%) AWK
4 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.26%) VBScript
6 2 (5.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) CCNP
2 7 (17.95%) CCSA
2 7 (17.95%) CCSE
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (15.38%) CISA
3 6 (15.38%) CISSP
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) CEH
5 4 (10.26%) ISEB
5 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
5 4 (10.26%) SSCP
6 3 (7.69%) CGEIT
6 3 (7.69%) CISM
6 3 (7.69%) CRISC
6 3 (7.69%) CSSLP
7 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) COBIT
2 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.69%) Solvency II
2 3 (7.69%) Val IT
3 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Fortify
1 3 (7.69%) WebInspect
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCDPM
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
2 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) HP
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle
3 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco
3 7 (17.95%) LogRhythm
3 7 (17.95%) Sourcefire
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.56%) VocaLink
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago