The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - 37 43
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - 4.20% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.84% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 9
Median salary - £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +9.94%
Penetration Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 289 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.56% 86.79% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 160 245 195
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Ipswich

Penetration Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory