The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 1.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Penetration Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
298 349 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 88.17% 83.89% 79.44%
Number of salaries quoted 256 262 248
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001