The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 43 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.02% 1.96% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.83% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Penetration Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 106 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 82.25% 69.28% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 218 92 119
Average salary £44,500 £41,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 Gloucester

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Gloucester

Penetration Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (75.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (75.00%) SMTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
1 3 (75.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago