The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Security Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 100 124 131
Rank change year-on-year +24 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.058% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.067% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -29.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -15.00% +2.56%  

Security Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1209 1489 1642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.67% 86.67% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1186 1253
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Security Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Buckinghamshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Buckinghamshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 7 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) OSCP
1 7 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) CREST Certified

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
1 7 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) OSCP
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago