The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 138 146 148
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.050% 0.21% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.22% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Security Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1959 2289 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.08% 96.42% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1983 1867
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 £52,500 - 1
Security Specialist
East of England

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Extreme Networks
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
Watford
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago