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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 147 163 179
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 13 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.46% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 16
Median salary £60,000 £39,116 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.38% -21.76%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,375
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +6.32%

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
2430 2870 3191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 86.02% 85.98% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2038 2527 2748
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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 - 11 £60,000 -
Romsey - 1 - -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 17 (58.62%) Information Security
1 17 (58.62%) OWASP
2 16 (55.17%) CISSP
2 16 (55.17%) CISA
2 16 (55.17%) CISM
3 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (48.28%) COBIT
4 14 (48.28%) Security+ Certification
4 14 (48.28%) Project Management
4 14 (48.28%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (48.28%) SDLC
4 14 (48.28%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (48.28%) IT Audit
5 9 (31.03%) Firewall
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 8 (27.59%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (24.14%) Ruby
7 7 (24.14%) Python
8 6 (20.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (20.69%) SIEM
8 6 (20.69%) Network Security
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (17.24%) HIPAA
9 5 (17.24%) FortiGate
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco
9 5 (17.24%) OpenID
9 5 (17.24%) Junos
9 5 (17.24%) High Availability
9 5 (17.24%) DDoS Mitigation

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 2 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) Network Security
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (17.24%) Junos
3 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Ant
1 1 (3.45%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
1 1 (3.45%) LoadUI
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) Metasploit
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
1 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Electronics
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Tester
2 3 (10.34%) Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Security Tester
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Information Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Security Researcher
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) OAuth2
1 5 (17.24%) OpenID
1 5 (17.24%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (17.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Cybercrime
3 2 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Kali Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Information Security
1 17 (58.62%) OWASP
2 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
2 14 (48.28%) IT Audit
2 14 (48.28%) Project Management
2 14 (48.28%) SDLC
2 14 (48.28%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (27.59%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (20.69%) SIEM
5 5 (17.24%) Data Security
5 5 (17.24%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (17.24%) High Availability
5 5 (17.24%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
5 5 (17.24%) Microservices
6 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.34%) SOA
7 3 (10.34%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Python
1 7 (24.14%) Ruby
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) CISA
1 16 (55.17%) CISM
1 16 (55.17%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) CompTIA Security+
2 14 (48.28%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CEH
3 1 (3.45%) CREST Certified
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) GPEN
3 1 (3.45%) OSCP
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (48.28%) COBIT
3 5 (17.24%) HIPAA
4 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) FortiGate
1 5 (17.24%) HAProxy
1 5 (17.24%) QRadar
2 1 (3.45%) Nessus
2 1 (3.45%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco
1 5 (17.24%) Juniper
1 5 (17.24%) Vyatta
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago