The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 61 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 8 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.30% 0.18% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.23% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 10
Average salary £20,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
Security Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 441 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.55% 80.62% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 480 385 382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £20,000 - 1
Security Testing
West Midlands

Security Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Time Management
2 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
3 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
4 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Regular Expression
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Games
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) System Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Back Office
8 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
8 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Security Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Information Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Information Security Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Junior
2 7 (63.64%) Junior Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Junior Security Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Junior Information Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Junior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Information Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Network Support
4 2 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Regular Expression
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Time Management
3 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) System Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Holidays, Bonus, Pension.
Posted: 4 days ago