The first table below looks at the demand for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 210 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.71% 73.68% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 65 157 107
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Testing
England

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands

Security Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 2 (100.00%) GPEN
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) OSCE

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 2 (100.00%) GPEN
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) OSCE