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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 101 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.085% 0.73% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.84% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
975 837 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 82.91% 87.37% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 825 719 677
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 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
Swindon -12 1 £40,000 +8.84%
Security Testing
South West

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (69.23%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
3 6 (46.15%) Cyber Security
3 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Statistics
6 2 (15.38%) SIEM
6 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
6 2 (15.38%) MS Project
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) ETL
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) ISEB
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) CISM
7 1 (7.69%) Banking

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Application Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
1 1 (7.69%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Cyber Security
3 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire