The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +29.41%
Penetration Testing
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
119 119 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 92.97% 79.87% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 109 106 87
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%