The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 88 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% 0.091% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
Penetration Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
857 958 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.36% 87.49% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 727 758 886
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton 0 1 - - 1
Penetration Testing
East of England

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Penetration 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) GPG13
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (50.00%) FireEye
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) RSA enVision

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GPG13
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
1 1 (50.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) FireEye
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid7
1 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £15k bonus & benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago