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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 71 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 26 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.12% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +17.64%
Penetration Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1079 857 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 87.87% 82.01% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 857 615 711
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 23 (85.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 14 (51.85%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
4 11 (40.74%) Information Security
5 9 (33.33%) Firewall
5 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 9 (33.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) LAMP
6 2 (7.41%) Debian
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.41%) Nagios
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) HTTP
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) MySQL
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Munin
6 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Puppet
6 2 (7.41%) Jenkins

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Security Analyst
1 21 (77.78%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Debian
1 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 11 (40.74%) Information Security
3 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 9 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) Munin
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) VMware