The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had Penetration Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Tester
Rank - 192 181
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.080% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.082% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Penetration Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3284 3666 3989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.83% 98.34% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2883 3040 3440
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region that featured Penetration Tester in the job title.

Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Penetration Tester Salary Trend in Hampshire

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Penetration Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Penetration Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus