Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 - 109
Rank change year-on-year - +109 +2
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.15% - 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
North East median annual salary £35,879 - £26,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Security Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1174 1281 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.16% 84.55% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1084 1192
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,725 £25,575 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Security Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in the North East

Security Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in the North East

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Testing in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Testing in the North East

Security Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,879 -
Security Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001