The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Penetration Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Tester
Rank 67 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.24% 0.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Penetration Tester
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
419 307 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.59% 96.54% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 351 275 234
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region that featured Penetration Tester in the job title.

Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Penetration Tester Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Penetration Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Penetration Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
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Salary: Bonus, Benefits and Training
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Salary: Bonus + Bens
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
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Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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