The first table below looks at the demand for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank - 36 39
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 4.29% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.07% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 138 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 73.52% 84.66% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 129 135 189
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Penetration Testing
Hampshire

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Farnborough

Penetration Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco