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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 95 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.52% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +11.11%
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
981 863 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 84.42% 85.70% 87.55%
Number of salaries quoted 717 686 742
Average salary £40,857 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (33.33%) CISM
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (33.33%) Data Security
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) CESG
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (33.33%) Product Management
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Nagios

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Debian
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) Product Management
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) CISA
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Munin
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware