The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Specialist
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
- +4.71%
Security Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
699 781 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.36% 96.06% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 587 648 557
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in the North East