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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 58 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.23% - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
309 313 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 75.92% 79.85% 73.54%
Number of salaries quoted 267 266 361
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 February 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) Security Management
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) CRISC
4 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) CISMP
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 4 (66.67%) CRISC
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory