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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Testing
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 58 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.43% 0.31% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Median salary - £40,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.98%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%

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
427 558 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 92.03% 86.11% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 336 457 564
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £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 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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

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

1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Internet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) ISMS
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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