The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 51 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.82% 0.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median salary £48,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Penetration Testing
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
389 616 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.55% 84.38% 75.55%
Number of salaries quoted 329 542 434
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Penetration Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (20.00%) CEH
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
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