The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Penetration Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Penetration Tester
Rank 603 652 654
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Penetration Tester 7 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.012% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £53,500 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £101,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +18.18%
Senior Penetration Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Penetration Tester in the job title.

Senior Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Penetration Tester Salary Trend in London

Senior Penetration Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Senior Penetration Tester Salary Histogram in London

Senior Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior Penetration Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Senior Penetration Tester in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (70.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 13 (65.00%) Security Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Ruby
4 12 (60.00%) Perl
4 12 (60.00%) Python
5 9 (45.00%) QA
6 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (35.00%) Open Source
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) Firewall
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Internet
8 6 (30.00%) LAN
8 6 (30.00%) WAN
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) SOAP
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) XML
8 6 (30.00%) VB
8 6 (30.00%) Ajax
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (30.00%) OSSTMM
8 6 (30.00%) OWASP
8 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell

Senior Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (5.00%) AppScan
2 1 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Ajax
1 6 (30.00%) JSON
1 6 (30.00%) SOAP
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Blog
3 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (70.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 13 (65.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Open Source
5 6 (30.00%) OSSTMM
5 6 (30.00%) OWASP
5 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (30.00%) Social Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (25.00%) Information Security
6 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (15.00%) Business Development
8 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) Threat Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Perl
1 12 (60.00%) Python
1 12 (60.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (30.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CREST Certified
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) OSCP
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (10.00%) GIAC
4 2 (10.00%) GPEN
4 2 (10.00%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) CEH
5 1 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CISSP
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Scheme
5 1 (5.00%) EC-Council LPT
5 1 (5.00%) GWAPT
5 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (5.00%) Nessus
1 1 (5.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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