The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 123 140 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.27% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.32% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Median salary £57,500 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,750 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -10.94%
Security Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1594 1895 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.56% 84.07% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1382 1309
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
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 Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Security Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Metasploit
2 10 (90.91%) Mobile App
2 10 (90.91%) Burp Suite
2 10 (90.91%) Kali Linux
2 10 (90.91%) CHECK Team Leader
2 10 (90.91%) CHECK Team Member
2 10 (90.91%) CREST Certified
2 10 (90.91%) Nessus
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) DV Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Security Auditing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Burp Suite
1 10 (90.91%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Team Leader
1 10 (90.91%) Test Team Leader
2 9 (81.82%) Senior Manager
2 9 (81.82%) Testing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Kali Linux
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Business Development
2 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) CHECK Team Leader
2 10 (90.91%) CHECK Team Member
2 10 (90.91%) CREST Certified
2 10 (90.91%) DV Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Nessus