The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 166 166 196
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 28 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.70% 0.50% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.64% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 3
Average salary £58,000 £65,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +10.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,550
% change year-on-year
- -12.70%
Security Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3212 3119 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.16% 77.34% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2642 2703
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Havant - 15 £58,000 - 1
Basingstoke -17 4 £45,000 -32.07%
Southampton - 3 £42,500 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £30,000 -
Fareham - 1 £47,500 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 40 (74.07%) Information Security
2 32 (59.26%) Incident Management
3 29 (53.70%) Management Information System
4 24 (44.44%) Security Management
4 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (42.59%) Degree
5 23 (42.59%) COBIT
5 23 (42.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 23 (42.59%) CISA
5 23 (42.59%) CISM
5 23 (42.59%) CISSP
5 23 (42.59%) ITIL
6 22 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 20 (37.04%) Computer Science
8 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 16 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
11 12 (22.22%) tcpdump
11 12 (22.22%) SIEM
11 12 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
11 12 (22.22%) Wireshark
11 12 (22.22%) GIAC
12 11 (20.37%) Sourcefire
13 10 (18.52%) Snort
13 10 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (18.52%) Computer Forensics
13 10 (18.52%) DV Cleared
13 10 (18.52%) Change Control
13 10 (18.52%) Information Security Management
13 10 (18.52%) Internet

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) tcpdump
1 12 (22.22%) Wireshark
2 10 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (18.52%) Internet
3 7 (12.96%) FTP
3 7 (12.96%) HTTP
3 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.96%) DNS
3 7 (12.96%) LDAP
3 7 (12.96%) LAN
3 7 (12.96%) WAN
3 7 (12.96%) SMTP
4 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Law
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Analyst
2 35 (64.81%) Security Analyst
3 23 (42.59%) Senior Analyst
3 23 (42.59%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Test Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Tester
5 4 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Forensic Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (1.85%) Network Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) IT Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.85%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) J2EE
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
1 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.85%) jQuery
1 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
1 1 (1.85%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (53.70%) Management Information System
2 20 (37.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) CESG
4 1 (1.85%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
3 7 (12.96%) Solaris
4 1 (1.85%) Debian
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Information Security
2 32 (59.26%) Incident Management
3 24 (44.44%) Security Management
4 23 (42.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 23 (42.59%) ITIL
5 16 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (22.22%) SIEM
6 12 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (18.52%) Computer Forensics
7 10 (18.52%) Change Control
7 10 (18.52%) Information Security Management
8 7 (12.96%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (12.96%) Information Assurance
9 5 (9.26%) Time Management
9 5 (9.26%) Cyber Security
10 4 (7.41%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.41%) Analytics
10 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
10 4 (7.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) VB
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) Ruby
2 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Degree
1 23 (42.59%) CISA
1 23 (42.59%) CISM
1 23 (42.59%) CISSP
2 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
4 12 (22.22%) GIAC
5 10 (18.52%) DV Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) CEH
7 5 (9.26%) GCIH
8 4 (7.41%) GCIA
9 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (42.59%) COBIT
3 22 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (5.56%) QA
5 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Sourcefire
2 4 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (3.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
Havant, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 25 days ago