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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 57 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.53% - 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
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
298 173 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 78.84% 75.88% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 261 138 137
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) MDaemon
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) pfSense
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (50.00%) MDaemon
2 1 (50.00%) pfSense
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago