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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 45 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.57% 1.27% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.54% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
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
310 390 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 87.82% 82.45% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 290 349 191
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) GIAC
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) STL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SSCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
1 2 (40.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) SSCP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago