The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £33,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -11.06%
Security Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
579 482 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 80.87% 86.07% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 459 380 400
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

Security Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Nessus
4 1 (14.29%) Nmap
4 1 (14.29%) WebInspect
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) HP

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
1 1 (14.29%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP