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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 176 173 181
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 8 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% 0.66% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.77% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 12
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £92,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
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
2784 3098 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.44% 84.76% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2427 2527 2801
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £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
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 27 May 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 0 5 - -
Basingstoke -12 1 - -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (75.00%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 15 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (54.17%) Information Security
5 12 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 11 (45.83%) Finance
6 11 (45.83%) Change Management
7 10 (41.67%) Windows
7 10 (41.67%) VMware
8 9 (37.50%) Linux
9 8 (33.33%) CISSP
9 8 (33.33%) Security Management
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) SIEM
10 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (29.17%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
10 7 (29.17%) AS400
10 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
10 7 (29.17%) IBM
11 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (25.00%) Network Security
11 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (25.00%) Threat Management
12 5 (20.83%) CLAS
12 5 (20.83%) CREST Certified
12 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
12 5 (20.83%) Degree
12 5 (20.83%) Information Assurance
12 5 (20.83%) PCI QSA

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 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 15 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) ADSL
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.17%) ICMP
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) ISDN
5 1 (4.17%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) PSTN
5 1 (4.17%) SNMP
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Security Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) AS400
2 7 (29.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
3 5 (20.83%) CESG
3 5 (20.83%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
6 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Information Security
2 11 (45.83%) Change Management
3 8 (33.33%) Security Management
3 8 (33.33%) SIEM
4 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (25.00%) Threat Management
6 5 (20.83%) Information Assurance
6 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
6 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (16.67%) Line Management
8 3 (12.50%) Content Management
9 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.33%) Database Security
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) MVC
9 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
9 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.33%) Secure Coding
10 1 (4.17%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) CLAS
3 5 (20.83%) CREST Certified
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) PCI QSA
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) GCIH
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) GCIA
5 1 (4.17%) GIAC
5 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.50%) ISO27002
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.17%) HIPAA
4 1 (4.17%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
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