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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 35 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.83% - 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.95%
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
146 156 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 89.02% 88.14% 70.78%
Number of salaries quoted 97 130 136
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) SMTP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) TestNG
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SMTP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) TestNG
General
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Stories
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
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