The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 171 180 112
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -68
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 15 28 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.40% 0.69% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.84% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 54
Average salary £57,500 £44,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.21% +5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £49,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Penetration Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3191 3317 3160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.73% 82.23% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2640 2647 2678
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £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 Hampshire

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 5 £57,500 - 2
Hook - 3 £92,500 -
Basingstoke +21 2 - -
Southampton -7 2 £42,500 -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (51.28%) Information Security
2 19 (48.72%) Security Testing
3 17 (43.59%) PCI DSS
3 17 (43.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 17 (43.59%) CISSP
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
5 11 (28.21%) Incident Management
5 11 (28.21%) SIEM
6 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (23.08%) CISM
8 8 (20.51%) OWASP
8 8 (20.51%) Cyber Security
9 7 (17.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (17.95%) CISA
9 7 (17.95%) Finance
9 7 (17.95%) Internet
10 6 (15.38%) Linux
10 6 (15.38%) GIAC
10 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 5 (12.82%) Malware Analysis
11 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (12.82%) Information Assurance
11 5 (12.82%) Security Architecture
11 5 (12.82%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (12.82%) Wireshark
11 5 (12.82%) Security Management
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL
12 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
12 4 (10.26%) Firewall

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
1 7 (17.95%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (12.82%) Wireshark
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) tcpdump
4 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.13%) IPsec
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
4 2 (5.13%) LDAP
4 2 (5.13%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) WAN
4 2 (5.13%) SMTP
4 2 (5.13%) FTP
4 2 (5.13%) HTTP
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) SSL
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Security Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Security Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Cyber Security Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Compliance Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Head of Security
5 5 (12.82%) Head of Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Security Assurance Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Assurance Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.56%) CESG
4 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) SUSE
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Information Security
2 19 (48.72%) Security Testing
3 17 (43.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.21%) Incident Management
5 11 (28.21%) SIEM
6 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (20.51%) OWASP
7 8 (20.51%) Cyber Security
8 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (12.82%) Security Architecture
8 5 (12.82%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Information Assurance
8 5 (12.82%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) Security Management
9 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.69%) ITSM
10 3 (7.69%) Data Security
10 3 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) CISSP
2 9 (23.08%) CISM
3 7 (17.95%) CISA
4 6 (15.38%) GIAC
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) CEH
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.13%) ISACA
7 2 (5.13%) GWAPT
7 2 (5.13%) GPEN
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) SSCP
8 1 (2.56%) GCIA
8 1 (2.56%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) COBIT
3 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Snort
2 2 (5.13%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.56%) MDaemon
3 1 (2.56%) pfSense
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) XenServer
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) ZABBIX
1 2 (5.13%) Zenoss
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.69%) HP
1 3 (7.69%) Sourcefire
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Tripwire
3 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.56%) NETGEAR
3 1 (2.56%) Splunk
3 1 (2.56%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.56%) Dell
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) McAfee
Farnborough, Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago