The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 93 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.33% 0.20% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.23% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.93%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
Security Testing
South 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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
812 866 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.17% 86.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 719 606
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 3 - -
Security Testing
South West

Security Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) CCDP
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) OWASP
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) SABSA
1 3 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (75.00%) SFIA
2 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Information Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) OWASP
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) SABSA
1 3 (75.00%) SFIA
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCDP
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft