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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Tester
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 44 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.04% 0.23% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 0.25% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £40,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-17.39% -

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
233 405 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.10% 93.32% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 190 252 330
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 25 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Leader
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Member
2 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) OSCP

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Regulatory Compliance
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Leader
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Member
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
3 1 (9.09%) OSCP
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
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