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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 53 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.71% 0.17% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.21% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £44,794 £37,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.45% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,893 £37,500 £61,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,500 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+14.73% -5.94%
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
449 487 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.36% 82.68% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 399 387 273
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) CISSP
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Security Management
5 6 (54.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) AS400
5 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
6 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (45.45%) Threat Management
7 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
7 4 (36.36%) SIEM
7 4 (36.36%) Change Control
7 4 (36.36%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
7 4 (36.36%) Change Management
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) Internet
7 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (27.27%) Python
8 3 (27.27%) Solaris
8 3 (27.27%) C#

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (54.55%) AS400
2 6 (54.55%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) Threat Management
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Database Security
6 2 (18.18%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Use Case
6 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) C++
1 3 (27.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) GCIA
3 3 (27.27%) GCIH
3 3 (27.27%) SANS
4 1 (9.09%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) ISO27002
3 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) SAS 70
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
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