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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Penetration Tester
England / London
Rank 580 637 650
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Penetration Tester 3 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.030% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.031% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Median salary £85,000 £65,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
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
31959 39084 39568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 96.15% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27021 33692 33443
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 21 February 2017.

Senior Penetration Tester Salary Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (77.78%) CHECK Team Leader
2 5 (55.56%) CREST Certified
3 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Blog
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System

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 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blog
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Business Development
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) OSSTMM
4 2 (22.22%) OWASP
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Social Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CHECK Team Leader
2 5 (55.56%) CREST Certified
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) GIAC
4 2 (22.22%) GPEN
4 2 (22.22%) OSCP
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
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