The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank - 101 96
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.079% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.080% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £95,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +162.06%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Security Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1240 1246 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.95% 97.88% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1068 1063
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Wales

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 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 Wales region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Nessus
4 1 (20.00%) CEH
4 1 (20.00%) Nmap
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago