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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 129 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 10 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +48.51%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
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
1795 1662 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.57% 82.36% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1292 1183
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £65,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 4 £40,000 -
Security Testing
East of England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) CRM
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 5 (45.45%) Appium
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Usability Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 5 (45.45%) ISEB
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) SOAP

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Appium
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) JMeter
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Legal
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Test Lead
1 5 (45.45%) Java Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
1 5 (45.45%) REST
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) CRM
2 6 (54.55%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Usability Testing
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Document Management
4 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCSA
3 3 (27.27%) CCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) GCIA
3 3 (27.27%) GCIH
3 3 (27.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
1 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago