The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
Security Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1117 1023 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.86% 81.91% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 961 891 836
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Wales

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Wales

Security Testing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 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
South Wales - 5 £75,000 -
Security Testing
UK

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Security Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) IPsec
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Data Security
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) SSL
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (50.00%) Pattern Matching

Security Testing
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
1 5 (50.00%) IPsec
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Head of Security
2 4 (40.00%) Head of Compliance
2 4 (40.00%) Head of Technology
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technology Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
1 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) Data Security
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Pattern Matching
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) ISMS
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
2 1 (10.00%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory