The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 165 174 166
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 16 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.33% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.37% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 13
Median salary £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,400 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.43%
Security Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3065 2968 3413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 88.44% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2472 2773
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Stockport - 2 £35,000 -
Security Testing
North West

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 20 (62.50%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (28.13%) Network Security
4 9 (28.13%) Security Architecture
4 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (28.13%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (28.13%) Security Management
4 9 (28.13%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) Unix
5 8 (25.00%) Web Services
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (25.00%) Wireless
5 8 (25.00%) Banking
5 8 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (25.00%) Network Design
5 8 (25.00%) Time Management
5 8 (25.00%) Android
5 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (25.00%) Social Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) Server Hardening
5 8 (25.00%) SDLC
5 8 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
5 8 (25.00%) Software Audit

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Network Security
2 8 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.00%) Wireless
3 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) S/MIME
4 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Fiddler
2 2 (6.25%) Firebug
2 2 (6.25%) MSTest
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Tester
2 10 (31.25%) Applications Tester
2 10 (31.25%) Security Tester
3 9 (28.13%) Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
4 8 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
4 8 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
5 6 (18.75%) Security Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Application Security Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Web Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) QA Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Web Applications Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
9 2 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (6.25%) Graduate
9 2 (6.25%) Mac Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) JSON
3 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) EPoS
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) W3C
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Unix
3 8 (25.00%) Android
3 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (28.13%) Reverse Engineering
3 9 (28.13%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (28.13%) Security Architecture
3 9 (28.13%) Security Management
4 8 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
4 8 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (25.00%) Network Design
4 8 (25.00%) SDLC
4 8 (25.00%) Server Hardening
4 8 (25.00%) Social Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) Software Audit
4 8 (25.00%) Time Management
5 7 (21.88%) Black-Box Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) Information Assurance
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 6 (18.75%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Facebook
Manchester
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