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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 183 152 181
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +29
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 6 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.61% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.77% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £51,177 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,839 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.19% +15.19%
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
3073 2595 3300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.01% 79.33% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2652 2134 2751
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Southampton -7 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Havant +5 1 £55,000 +7.47%
Basingstoke -12 1 £37,500 +41.50% 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 16 (69.57%) Management Information System
3 15 (65.22%) Incident Management
4 12 (52.17%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (47.83%) SIEM
6 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (39.13%) Internet
8 8 (34.78%) GIAC
8 8 (34.78%) CISSP
8 8 (34.78%) Computer Forensics
8 8 (34.78%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (34.78%) Sourcefire
8 8 (34.78%) Snort
8 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (34.78%) Wireshark
8 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
8 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
8 8 (34.78%) tcpdump
8 8 (34.78%) Change Control
9 7 (30.43%) COBIT
9 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
9 7 (30.43%) ITIL
9 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 7 (30.43%) Security Management
9 7 (30.43%) CISA
9 7 (30.43%) CISM
10 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
10 6 (26.09%) Degree

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Internet
1 9 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (34.78%) Wireshark
2 8 (34.78%) tcpdump
3 5 (21.74%) LDAP
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) SMTP
3 5 (21.74%) FTP
3 5 (21.74%) HTTP
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Analyst
2 19 (82.61%) Security Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Forensic Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Compliance Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Solaris
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 15 (65.22%) Incident Management
3 12 (52.17%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (47.83%) SIEM
5 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
5 8 (34.78%) Change Control
5 8 (34.78%) Computer Forensics
5 8 (34.78%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) Security Management
7 6 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
9 3 (13.04%) Information Management
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Time Management
9 3 (13.04%) OWASP
9 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
10 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) GIAC
2 8 (34.78%) CISSP
3 7 (30.43%) CISA
3 7 (30.43%) CISM
3 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) GCIA
5 4 (17.39%) GCIH
5 4 (17.39%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (30.43%) COBIT
2 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee
2 1 (4.35%) Tripwire
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago