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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 46 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.23% 1.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Median salary £41,000 £44,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.86% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
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
402 623 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 82.38% 85.58% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 327 555 418
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £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 25 July 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (66.67%) SSL
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) Social Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Test Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Social Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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