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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - 49 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - 0.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Penetration Testing
Suffolk

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
277 220 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.99% 77.19% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 219 166 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 9 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Architect
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (100.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 9 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 9 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware