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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 158 173 161
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 18 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.57% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.51% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 31
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
2708 2938 3244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.61% 85.93% 83.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2275 2538 2785
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire 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 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 3 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Southampton +10 5 £60,000 +41.17%
Farnborough -9 1 £75,000 +30.43%
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 31 (57.41%) Information Security
2 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (37.04%) CISSP
4 19 (35.19%) Network Security
5 18 (33.33%) OWASP
6 17 (31.48%) CEH
7 16 (29.63%) Linux
7 16 (29.63%) Finance
7 16 (29.63%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (27.78%) CREST Certified
8 15 (27.78%) CISA
8 15 (27.78%) CISM
9 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
9 14 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (24.07%) Ruby
10 13 (24.07%) Firewall
10 13 (24.07%) Python
11 12 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 12 (22.22%) Nessus
11 12 (22.22%) Metasploit
12 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
12 11 (20.37%) GPEN
12 11 (20.37%) OSCP
12 11 (20.37%) Vulnerability Management
12 11 (20.37%) Nmap
12 11 (20.37%) COBIT
12 11 (20.37%) Security+ Certification
12 11 (20.37%) Cybercrime
12 11 (20.37%) SDLC
12 11 (20.37%) CompTIA Security+

Penetration Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) Network Security
2 13 (24.07%) Firewall
3 9 (16.67%) Wireless
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.26%) Junos
4 5 (9.26%) VPN
5 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) SSL
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Metasploit
2 9 (16.67%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.85%) Ant
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) JMeter
3 1 (1.85%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Aerospace
2 7 (12.96%) Back Office
2 7 (12.96%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
4 4 (7.41%) Electronics
4 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 4 (7.41%) Military
4 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Tester
3 9 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 8 (14.81%) Penetration Tester
5 7 (12.96%) Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) SOC Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Security Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Testing Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Security Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Security Tester
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) OAuth2
1 5 (9.26%) OpenID
1 5 (9.26%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (9.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (20.37%) Cybercrime
3 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (9.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.41%) SCADA
7 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.85%) iPad
8 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Kali Linux
3 7 (12.96%) Windows
4 6 (11.11%) CentOS
4 6 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) KNOPPIX
5 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Information Security
2 18 (33.33%) OWASP
3 14 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (20.37%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 11 (20.37%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (20.37%) SDLC
5 11 (20.37%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (18.52%) Open Source
6 10 (18.52%) Risk Management
7 9 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 9 (16.67%) SIEM
7 9 (16.67%) Social Engineering
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (12.96%) IT Audit
8 7 (12.96%) Malware Analysis
8 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 6 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
9 6 (11.11%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Python
1 13 (24.07%) Ruby
2 8 (14.81%) C
2 8 (14.81%) Perl
3 7 (12.96%) C#
3 7 (12.96%) C++
3 7 (12.96%) Objective-C
3 7 (12.96%) VB
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) CISSP
2 17 (31.48%) CEH
3 15 (27.78%) CISA
3 15 (27.78%) CISM
3 15 (27.78%) CREST Certified
4 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 11 (20.37%) CompTIA Security+
5 11 (20.37%) GPEN
5 11 (20.37%) OSCP
5 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
5 11 (20.37%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (7.41%) GCFE
6 4 (7.41%) GCIA
6 4 (7.41%) GCIH
6 4 (7.41%) IISP
7 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (20.37%) COBIT
3 5 (9.26%) HIPAA
3 5 (9.26%) PCI DSS
4 4 (7.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (7.41%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Nessus
2 11 (20.37%) Nmap
3 5 (9.26%) FortiGate
3 5 (9.26%) HAProxy
3 5 (9.26%) QRadar
4 1 (1.85%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 6 (11.11%) Juniper
1 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco
2 5 (9.26%) Vyatta
3 4 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.85%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.85%) Qualys
5 1 (1.85%) Rapid7
5 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
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