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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 88 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.78% - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
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
1024 801 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.35% 82.32% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 809 614 677
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 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,409
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (79.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 16 (55.17%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 14 (48.28%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) Information Security
5 10 (34.48%) Firewall
5 10 (34.48%) Cyber Security
6 9 (31.03%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) DHCP
7 3 (10.34%) HTTP
7 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.34%) DNS
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (6.90%) Finance
8 2 (6.90%) LAMP
8 2 (6.90%) Debian
8 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.90%) MySQL
8 2 (6.90%) PHP
8 2 (6.90%) Linux
8 2 (6.90%) Python
8 2 (6.90%) CISSP
8 2 (6.90%) Nagios
8 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Security Analyst
1 21 (72.41%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) LAMP
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Debian
1 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) CentOS
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 13 (44.83%) Information Security
3 10 (34.48%) Cyber Security
4 9 (31.03%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) People Management
7 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) OWASP
7 1 (3.45%) Open Source
7 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CEH
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CSSLP
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Munin
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
1 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) HP
1 1 (3.45%) VMware