The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Tester
Rank - 192 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Tester 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.026% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
Security Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3697 3606 4034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.75% 95.20% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3081 3086 3476
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Tester in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Tester
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Tester Salary Trend in Hampshire

Security Tester
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Tester in their job title 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 with Security Tester in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Security Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Tester in their job title 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 with Security Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat