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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 158 156 188
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 33 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.84% 0.75% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.96% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -15.00%
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
3213 2912 3304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.65% 78.38% 79.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2669 2460 2818
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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 - 13 £58,000 -
Southampton +10 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Basingstoke -7 4 £45,000 -21.73%
Fareham +4 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 £30,000 -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 39 (81.25%) Information Security
2 31 (64.58%) Incident Management
3 28 (58.33%) Management Information System
4 27 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (45.83%) Degree
5 22 (45.83%) COBIT
5 22 (45.83%) Security Management
5 22 (45.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 22 (45.83%) CISSP
5 22 (45.83%) CISA
5 22 (45.83%) CISM
5 22 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 22 (45.83%) ITIL
6 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
7 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 15 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
9 10 (20.83%) SIEM
10 9 (18.75%) Information Assurance
10 9 (18.75%) Change Control
10 9 (18.75%) DV Cleared
10 9 (18.75%) Wireshark
10 9 (18.75%) tcpdump
10 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (18.75%) Snort
10 9 (18.75%) Computer Forensics
10 9 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
10 9 (18.75%) GIAC
10 9 (18.75%) Information Security Management
10 9 (18.75%) Internet

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Internet
1 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (18.75%) Wireshark
1 9 (18.75%) tcpdump
2 6 (12.50%) LDAP
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
2 6 (12.50%) WAN
2 6 (12.50%) SMTP
2 6 (12.50%) FTP
2 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Law
2 3 (6.25%) French Language
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Analyst
2 33 (68.75%) Security Analyst
3 22 (45.83%) Senior Analyst
3 22 (45.83%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Forensic Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Security Researcher
8 1 (2.08%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 28 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) CESG
4 1 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Information Security
2 31 (64.58%) Incident Management
3 22 (45.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 22 (45.83%) Security Management
3 22 (45.83%) ITIL
4 15 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (20.83%) SIEM
6 9 (18.75%) Change Control
6 9 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 9 (18.75%) Computer Forensics
6 9 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (18.75%) Information Security Management
7 6 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
8 5 (10.42%) Time Management
9 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.33%) Logistics
9 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C#
1 1 (2.08%) Java
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
1 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) CISSP
1 22 (45.83%) CISA
1 22 (45.83%) CISM
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) GIAC
5 5 (10.42%) GCIA
5 5 (10.42%) GCIH
6 4 (8.33%) CEH
7 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (45.83%) COBIT
2 22 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 4 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + shift allowance
Posted: 9 days ago