The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 14 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 1.59% 8.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
Penetration Testing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 85.71% 68.57% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 40
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Banbury region.

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Banbury

Penetration Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity