The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 78 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.54% 0.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
703 782 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.52% 97.99% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 535 576 721
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Northampton +12 4 £45,000 - 2
Security Specialist
East Midlands

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Organization

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago