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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Tester
Rank 177 186 195
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.031% 0.059% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.060% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £75,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £43,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+27.16% -24.78%
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
3090 3345 3711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 96.90% 98.01% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 2889 3172
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Tester within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 1 £75,000 -
Penetration Tester
South East

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 10 (90.91%) GPEN
1 10 (90.91%) OSCP
1 10 (90.91%) CREST Certified
2 9 (81.82%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 9 (81.82%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (81.82%) Nmap
2 9 (81.82%) Nessus
2 9 (81.82%) CEH
2 9 (81.82%) Metasploit
3 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Information Security
4 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Burp Suite
4 7 (63.64%) Kali Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Open Source
4 7 (63.64%) Social Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) C
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) C++
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) VB
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
6 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
7 3 (27.27%) Finance

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Metasploit
2 7 (63.64%) Burp Suite
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Cybercrime
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Kali Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security
3 7 (63.64%) Open Source
3 7 (63.64%) Social Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) OWASP
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) Python
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
1 5 (45.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CREST Certified
1 10 (90.91%) GPEN
1 10 (90.91%) OSCP
2 9 (81.82%) CEH
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (9.09%) GIAC
5 1 (9.09%) SANS
5 1 (9.09%) Tigerscheme
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Nessus
1 9 (81.82%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 10 hours ago