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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 94
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
Penetration Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
753 978 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 87.76% 86.78% 84.80%
Number of salaries quoted 690 840 815
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,320 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in East Sussex

Penetration Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) COBIT
1 8 (100.00%) OWASP
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Cybercrime

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Cybercrime
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) OWASP
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 4 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) COBIT
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001