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

Security Testing
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 59 64
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.24% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.45% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +18.75%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 370 449 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 88.73% 86.68% 92.41%
Number of salaries quoted 326 380 474
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Security Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 3 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 3 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Security Monitoring