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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Penetration Tester
England / London
Rank 567 630 635
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Penetration Tester 4 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.023% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Median salary £85,000 £66,250 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.30% -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Penetration Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £90,000 - 1
Senior Penetration Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (63.64%) CHECK Team Leader
4 6 (54.55%) CREST Certified
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) C++
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
6 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Business Development
6 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (27.27%) Social Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Network Security
7 3 (27.27%) QA
7 3 (27.27%) Blog
7 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
7 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) CISSP
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) GIAC

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Burp Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blog
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (36.36%) Business Development
3 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Social Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) OSSTMM
5 2 (18.18%) OWASP
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CHECK Team Leader
2 6 (54.55%) CREST Certified
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) GIAC
4 2 (18.18%) GPEN
4 2 (18.18%) OSCP
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) CEH
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) EC-Council LPT
5 1 (9.09%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
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