The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £51,550
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -12.70%
Security Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
439 275 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.14% 75.55% 78.51%
Number of salaries quoted 306 200 190
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
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 Watford

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Watford

Security Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 9 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) PKI
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 9 (100.00%) Database Security
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Lync
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
1 8 (88.89%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) IT Security Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 9 (100.00%) Database Security
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft