The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 69 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 3 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.53% - 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 22
Median salary £43,750 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Security Specialist
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 595 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.71% 99.17% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 492 515 576
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £43,750 - 2
Security Specialist
West Midlands

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago