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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 42 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.26% 0.68% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.81% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
204 247 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 85.71% 83.45% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 123 210 121
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) ISEB
3 7 (70.00%) LoadRunner
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 4 (40.00%) JDBC
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) Ruby
5 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (40.00%) TestNG
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
5 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (40.00%) User Stories
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) Unix

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (40.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Software Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Software Tester
2 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JDBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (10.00%) CEH
5 1 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (10.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
5 1 (10.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) F5
1 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (10.00%) IronPort
1 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
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