The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 87 - 100
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.63% - 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
917 782 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 82.32% 84.72% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 778 650 826
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,464
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Testing
South West

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 August 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
Swindon - 6 £36,750 -
Security Testing
South West

Security Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (71.43%) Risk Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
1 5 (71.43%) Cyber Security
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Nessus
3 1 (14.29%) Nmap
3 1 (14.29%) WebInspect
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Security Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
1 1 (14.29%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP