Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Specialist
North East > Durham
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - +62 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 1.45% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Durham median annual salary - - £42,500
North East median annual salary - - £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Durham
Permanent vacancies in Durham with a recognized job title 327 257 384
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 96.25% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 276 231 332
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,000 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £57,500
North East median annual salary £39,513 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.37% - +4.17%

Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings that featured Security Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Security Specialist in Durham

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Security Specialist in Durham

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

Security Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP