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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
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
414 446 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.71% 81.39% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 355 392 299
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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