The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 117 152 147
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 16 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.82% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -56.00%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -6.73%
Security Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1643 2057 1959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.69% 85.74% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1783 1600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security Testing
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 Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Hemel Hempstead - 7 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £35,000 -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Stevenage -14 1 - -
Security Testing
East of England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Security Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
1 9 (56.25%) Network Architecture
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (43.75%) SIEM
3 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (43.75%) Private Cloud
3 7 (43.75%) LogRhythm
3 7 (43.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 7 (43.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 7 (43.75%) Identity Management
3 7 (43.75%) CCSA
3 7 (43.75%) Sourcefire
3 7 (43.75%) CCSE
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) SSCP
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Information Management

Security Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Security Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Network Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (43.75%) Private Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Network Architecture
2 7 (43.75%) Identity Management
2 7 (43.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 7 (43.75%) SIEM
2 7 (43.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Database Security
3 4 (25.00%) Information Management
3 4 (25.00%) OWASP
3 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) SABSA
3 4 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
2 7 (43.75%) CCSA
2 7 (43.75%) CCSE
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) CEH
3 4 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
1 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) LogRhythm
1 7 (43.75%) Sourcefire
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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