The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank - 71 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Security Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
533 638 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.26% 99.07% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 500 585 412
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Suffolk

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Suffolk region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) IT Audit
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA