The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 109 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% - 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1101 954 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.35% 76.69% 74.86%
Number of salaries quoted 692 653 443
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Penetration Testing
Scotland

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 14 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago