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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 86 108 89
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.24% 0.53% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.62% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
749 1293 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.64% 85.18% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 629 1033 779
Median salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 July 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%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy