The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 87 84 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.49% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.61% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +29.41%
Penetration Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
862 823 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.65% 80.92% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 659 654 848
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Penetration Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Certification Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
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