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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.99% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
617 706 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 87.27% 86.95% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 515 569 474
Median salary £42,655 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 1 July 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 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Network Security
4 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) Threat Management
4 6 (40.00%) Internal Audit
5 5 (33.33%) Progress
6 4 (26.67%) CISSP
6 4 (26.67%) CISM
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (26.67%) OWASP
7 3 (20.00%) CREST Certified
7 3 (20.00%) Qualys
7 3 (20.00%) CEH
7 3 (20.00%) CISA
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (13.33%) GIAC
8 2 (13.33%) Source Code Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) DevOps
8 2 (13.33%) CRISC
8 2 (13.33%) OSCP
9 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 1 (6.67%) HP Fortify
9 1 (6.67%) Veracode

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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Architecture Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (40.00%) Internal Audit
2 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Threat Management
2 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (26.67%) OWASP
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Source Code Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISM
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) CEH
2 3 (20.00%) CISA
2 3 (20.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (13.33%) CRISC
3 2 (13.33%) GIAC
3 2 (13.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Fortify
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Progress
2 3 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Veracode
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago