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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 62 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.40% 1.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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
388 518 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.60% 82.88% 80.76%
Number of salaries quoted 273 386 188
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £32,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) CISMP
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Facility Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Facility Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001