The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 87 92
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.12% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.47% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 731 851 992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 90.69% 87.82% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 620 753 851
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in North Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Harrogate - 1 - -
Security Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Information Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) LogRhythm