The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 90 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.070% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.082% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Security Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
825 1220 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.26% 84.84% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 645 940 797
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Opsview
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy