The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 83 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.14% 0.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +12.22%
Penetration Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
619 451 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.26% 77.89% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 524 354 338
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -21 1 £32,500 - 1
Penetration Testing
South West

Penetration Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
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