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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 101
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
629 792 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.23% 87.22% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 540 709 797
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) Snort
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys
1 3 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) GPG13
1 3 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 3 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (100.00%) FireEye
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) RSA enVision
1 3 (100.00%) QRadar
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Detection
1 3 (100.00%) Content Development

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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NetScreen
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Content Development
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Detection
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) QRadar
1 3 (100.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) FireEye
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys
1 3 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) TippingPoint