The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 59 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.47% 0.97% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £33,500 £74,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.03% +6.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Penetration Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
341 387 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 80.05% 74.85% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 295 327 395
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Crawley

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft