The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.080% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +12.22%
Penetration Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 1183 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.00% 82.79% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 751 778 469
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Glasgow

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Penetration Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago