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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 85 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.35% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -8.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +9.94%
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
730 1033 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 86.08% 84.60% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 649 865 694
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Penetration Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) GPEN
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) GPEN
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
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