The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 51 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.53% - 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 - £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Penetration Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
262 210 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 80.37% 77.49% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 228 168 135
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) GIAC
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) GIAC
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) GCIA
3 1 (20.00%) GCIH
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (20.00%) MDaemon
2 1 (20.00%) pfSense
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
Farnborough, Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago