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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 171 176 190
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 11 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.57% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 9
Median salary £61,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £92,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2851 3132 3326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.60% 85.48% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 2556 2747
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +3 4 £71,250 +58.33% 1
Southampton 0 2 £53,750 +10.25% 2
Basingstoke -11 1 - - 3
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 18 (58.06%) Firewall
1 18 (58.06%) Information Security
2 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
3 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 10 (32.26%) Change Management
6 10 (32.26%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) CREST Certified
7 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (29.03%) CISSP
7 9 (29.03%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) Security Management
8 8 (25.81%) Network Security
8 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) SIEM
9 7 (22.58%) Threat Management
9 7 (22.58%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (22.58%) AS400
9 7 (22.58%) IBM
9 7 (22.58%) Mainframe
10 6 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (19.35%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
10 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (16.13%) Cyberthreat

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 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) JBoss
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (25.81%) Network Security
4 3 (9.68%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) ADSL
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.23%) ICMP
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) ISDN
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) LDAP
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) PSTN
6 1 (3.23%) SNMP
6 1 (3.23%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Metasploit
2 3 (9.68%) Burp Suite
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Back Office
2 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Military
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Security Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Penetration Tester
5 4 (12.90%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Information Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Information Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) AS400
2 7 (22.58%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (22.58%) Mainframe
3 5 (16.13%) CESG
3 5 (16.13%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (16.13%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Cybercrime
6 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.23%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) Change Management
3 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (25.81%) Security Management
4 8 (25.81%) SIEM
5 7 (22.58%) Threat Management
6 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
6 6 (19.35%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
8 4 (12.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 4 (12.90%) Line Management
8 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (9.68%) Content Management
9 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.68%) Open Source
9 3 (9.68%) Social Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) Database Security
10 2 (6.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) C
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) CREST Certified
2 9 (29.03%) CISSP
3 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Degree
5 5 (16.13%) CEH
5 5 (16.13%) CLAS
5 5 (16.13%) PCI QSA
6 4 (12.90%) GPEN
6 4 (12.90%) OSCP
7 2 (6.45%) CISA
7 2 (6.45%) CISM
7 2 (6.45%) GCIH
8 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (3.23%) GCFE
8 1 (3.23%) GCIA
8 1 (3.23%) GIAC
8 1 (3.23%) IISP
8 1 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.68%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.23%) COBIT
4 1 (3.23%) HIPAA
4 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.23%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Nessus
1 4 (12.90%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £78,000 Consultant/Senior/Principal
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
aap3
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £78,000 Junior/Consultant/Senior/Principal
Posted: 6 days ago