The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
783 480 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.03% 73.96% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 646 390 593
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Penetration Testing
East Midlands

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Ventures
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago