The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 160 176 197
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 30 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 0.46% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.60% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 2
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £36,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3074 3020 3073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.55% 76.77% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2563 2621
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Testing
South East

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 July 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 28 July 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
Southampton +11 6 £46,000 +53.33% 1
Basingstoke -16 4 £53,750 -2.27%
Gosport - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £30,000 -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 38 (65.52%) Information Security
2 31 (53.45%) Incident Management
3 28 (48.28%) Management Information System
4 24 (41.38%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (37.93%) Security Management
6 21 (36.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 21 (36.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (34.48%) Degree
7 20 (34.48%) COBIT
7 20 (34.48%) CISA
7 20 (34.48%) CISM
7 20 (34.48%) CISSP
7 20 (34.48%) ITIL
8 19 (32.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 19 (32.76%) Ethical Hacking
8 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
9 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
10 15 (25.86%) Wireshark
10 15 (25.86%) tcpdump
10 15 (25.86%) SIEM
10 15 (25.86%) GIAC
11 14 (24.14%) CEH
11 14 (24.14%) Sourcefire
12 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
13 12 (20.69%) Change Control
13 12 (20.69%) Snort
13 12 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (20.69%) Computer Forensics
13 12 (20.69%) Linux
13 12 (20.69%) Internet

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.72%) nginx
1 1 (1.72%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Wireshark
1 15 (25.86%) tcpdump
2 12 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (20.69%) Internet
3 9 (15.52%) LDAP
3 9 (15.52%) LAN
3 9 (15.52%) WAN
3 9 (15.52%) SMTP
3 9 (15.52%) FTP
3 9 (15.52%) HTTP
3 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.52%) DNS
4 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.07%) Law
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Analyst
2 33 (56.90%) Security Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) Senior Security Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Tester
5 7 (12.07%) Penetration Tester
6 6 (10.34%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Ethical Hacker
7 4 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Programme Test Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) QA Manager
9 2 (3.45%) QA Test Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Forensic Analyst
10 1 (1.72%) Ruby Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Backbone.js
1 1 (1.72%) Ember.js
1 1 (1.72%) jQuery
1 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.72%) J2EE
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Management Information System
2 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 9 (15.52%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Information Security
2 31 (53.45%) Incident Management
3 24 (41.38%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (37.93%) Security Management
5 21 (36.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 20 (34.48%) ITIL
7 19 (32.76%) Ethical Hacking
8 15 (25.86%) SIEM
9 12 (20.69%) Change Control
9 12 (20.69%) Computer Forensics
10 8 (13.79%) Information Security Management
11 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance
12 5 (8.62%) Analytics
12 5 (8.62%) Cyber Security
13 4 (6.90%) Project Management
13 4 (6.90%) Test Strategy
14 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
15 2 (3.45%) Scrum
15 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
15 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.72%) Ruby
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VB
2 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
1 20 (34.48%) CISA
1 20 (34.48%) CISM
1 20 (34.48%) CISSP
2 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
3 15 (25.86%) GIAC
4 14 (24.14%) CEH
5 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
6 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
7 5 (8.62%) GCIH
8 3 (5.17%) GCIA
8 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
9 2 (3.45%) ISEB
10 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (34.48%) COBIT
3 19 (32.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (8.62%) QA
5 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
5 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Sourcefire
2 4 (6.90%) HP
3 3 (5.17%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,613 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago