The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 57 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 6 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.32% 0.28% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.38% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £52,500 £68,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £67,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £69,750 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
Penetration Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
363 532 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.78% 73.99% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 307 444 416
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £66,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) LANDesk
4 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (14.29%) BCP
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Security Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) BCP
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee
1 2 (28.57%) LANDesk
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 7 days ago