The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 62 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.66% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Security Specialist
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 297 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.36% 96.43% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 237 207
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Ipswich

Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Security Specialist
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA