The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 99 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.18% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £33,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Security Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
957 1022 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 85.29% 84.05% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 847 848 697
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,656
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Malmesbury - 2 - -
Security Testing
South West

Security Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM