The first table below looks at the demand for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 58 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.23% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
376 363 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.24% 81.76% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 335 300 202
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Penetration Testing
Bedfordshire

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Luton

Penetration Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS