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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - 82 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
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
640 754 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.04% 85.39% 87.88%
Number of salaries quoted 496 644 668
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 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 27 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) COSO
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Compliance Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) COSO
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware