The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £47,750 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+13.08% -5.44%
Penetration Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 436 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.04% 88.98% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 251 381 320
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Lancashire