The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Testing
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 - 83
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.43% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Median salary £33,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.00% +11.11%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 624 527 804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 88.64% 81.08% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2148 1800 2946
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,363 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Security Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in South Yorkshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in South Yorkshire

Security Testing
Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Sheffield - 3 £33,000 -
Security Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Attack

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity