The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 79 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.27% 0.14% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.16% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Median salary £34,425 £36,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -42.40%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
Penetration Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
644 607 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 85.52% 86.84% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 547 494 726
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,857
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Penetration Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 8 days ago