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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 60 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 12 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.96% - 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% - 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 15
Median salary £30,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
605 546 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.86% 99.27% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 512 478 557
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 - 9 £30,000 - 1
Security Specialist
West Midlands

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) Security Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Wireshark
3 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) Burp Suite
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) System Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Time Management
6 3 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Line Management
7 2 (16.67%) Erlang
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS

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 9 (75.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) Security Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago