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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 188 201 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 21 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Security Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4080 3534 3234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.77% 82.71% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3249 2761 2706
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +12 21 £45,000 - 4
Security Testing
Yorkshire

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 17 (60.71%) CISSP
3 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (39.29%) SIEM
5 9 (32.14%) Data Protection
6 8 (28.57%) CISM
7 7 (25.00%) CEH
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
7 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
9 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.86%) GIAC
9 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 5 (17.86%) C
9 5 (17.86%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
9 5 (17.86%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (17.86%) CHFI
9 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
10 4 (14.29%) QA
10 4 (14.29%) Degree
10 4 (14.29%) Linux
10 4 (14.29%) Apache
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.29%) .NET
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) Telecoms

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) nginx
2 3 (10.71%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) Redis
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Security Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Information Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Security Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Security Officer
4 5 (17.86%) Security Officer
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Information Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) WPF
3 3 (10.71%) WinForms
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) RMADS
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (39.29%) SIEM
3 9 (32.14%) Data Protection
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.86%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
7 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Release Management
8 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.71%) OWASP
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
8 3 (10.71%) Kanban
8 3 (10.71%) Information Governance
8 3 (10.71%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) CISSP
2 8 (28.57%) CISM
3 7 (25.00%) CEH
4 5 (17.86%) CHFI
4 5 (17.86%) GIAC
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) SSCP
7 1 (3.57%) GCIA
7 1 (3.57%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.71%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Percona
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + PENSION + EXCELLENT BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago