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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 178 172 173
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 17 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% 0.73% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.88% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 8
Average salary £47,500 £58,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.10% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £58,800 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +7.22%
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
3116 3279 3157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.91% 82.22% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2565 2611 2677
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 3 £53,162 -8.34%
Farnborough -16 1 £58,500 +95.00% 1
Portsmouth - 1 £50,000 -
Winchester - 1 £47,500 - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (39.13%) Penetration Testing
1 18 (39.13%) Selenium
2 17 (36.96%) Performance Testing
2 17 (36.96%) WebDriver
2 17 (36.96%) C#
3 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
3 16 (34.78%) Manual Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Automated Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Test Strategy
4 15 (32.61%) NSubstitute
4 15 (32.61%) Coaching
4 15 (32.61%) TDD
4 15 (32.61%) NUnit
4 15 (32.61%) Information Security
4 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
4 15 (32.61%) ISTQB
4 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
4 15 (32.61%) JMeter
5 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (28.26%) CISSP
6 13 (28.26%) PCI DSS
7 12 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (23.91%) Publishing
9 10 (21.74%) CISA
9 10 (21.74%) SIEM
10 9 (19.57%) Finance
10 9 (19.57%) ITIL
10 9 (19.57%) Incident Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.70%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (8.70%) SAN
3 3 (6.52%) tcpdump
3 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) Broadband
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) SMTP
5 1 (2.17%) FTP
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
5 1 (2.17%) ICMP
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Selenium
2 17 (36.96%) WebDriver
3 15 (32.61%) NSubstitute
3 15 (32.61%) JMeter
3 15 (32.61%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (23.91%) Publishing
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Test Team Leader
1 16 (34.78%) Team Leader
2 15 (32.61%) Automation Team Leader
3 11 (23.91%) Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Security Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Security Manager
7 5 (10.87%) Compliance Manager
7 5 (10.87%) Programme Manager
7 5 (10.87%) Head of Security
7 5 (10.87%) Head of Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Test Programme Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Programme Test Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.17%) JSON
1 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) SCADA
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
6 1 (2.17%) Xbox
6 1 (2.17%) CESG
6 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.17%) PKI
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) AIX
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Solaris
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (39.13%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (36.96%) Performance Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Manual Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Automated Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
3 16 (34.78%) Test Strategy
4 15 (32.61%) Coaching
4 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
4 15 (32.61%) TDD
4 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
4 15 (32.61%) Information Security
5 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (21.74%) SIEM
8 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
8 9 (19.57%) ITIL
9 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) C++
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) ISTQB
2 14 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (28.26%) CISSP
4 10 (21.74%) CISA
5 6 (13.04%) CISM
5 6 (13.04%) Degree
6 4 (8.70%) GIAC
7 3 (6.52%) CEH
7 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.87%) COBIT
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) HP
2 4 (8.70%) webMethods
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) IBM
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Syclo
3 2 (4.35%) Sourcefire
3 2 (4.35%) Capita
4 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.17%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) McAfee
4 1 (2.17%) Tripwire
4 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum market leading employee benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago