The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Penetration Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
769 734 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.21% 82.56% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 695 672 429
Average salary £42,504 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 1 - -
Penetration Testing
East Midlands

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (100.00%) WLAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Law
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (40.00%) ISPF
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Kindle
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WLAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Network Support
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco