The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Testing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.31% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £54,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +10.76%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 634 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 85.42% 85.33% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 436 545 536
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Source Code Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) Nmap
1 1 (20.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Coverity
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) SAP