The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 58 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 11 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.58% 1.52% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.90% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Median salary £55,000 £22,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.94%
Penetration Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 633 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 82.66% 79.92% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 475 516 396
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (76.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (48.00%) Security Testing
4 9 (36.00%) CREST Certified
5 7 (28.00%) Security Architecture
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) CISM
6 6 (24.00%) CISSP
6 6 (24.00%) Threat Management
6 6 (24.00%) Network Security
6 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (24.00%) Internal Audit
7 5 (20.00%) Progress
7 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.00%) OWASP
8 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (12.00%) Qualys
9 3 (12.00%) CEH
9 3 (12.00%) CISA
10 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
10 2 (8.00%) Security Management
10 2 (8.00%) GIAC
10 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
10 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
10 2 (8.00%) DevOps
10 2 (8.00%) CRISC
10 2 (8.00%) OSCP
11 1 (4.00%) Line Management

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Security Manager
2 10 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (32.00%) Test Leader
4 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Architecture Manager
4 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Information Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
7 1 (4.00%) CISSP Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) Security Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (24.00%) Internal Audit
4 6 (24.00%) Threat Management
4 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) OWASP
6 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.00%) Security Management
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) ISMS
8 1 (4.00%) Network Design
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (24.00%) CISM
2 6 (24.00%) CISSP
3 3 (12.00%) CEH
3 3 (12.00%) CISA
4 2 (8.00%) CRISC
4 2 (8.00%) GIAC
4 2 (8.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (76.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Progress
2 3 (12.00%) Qualys
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Veracode
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago