The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 67 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.32% 0.16% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.20% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Average salary £60,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Penetration Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
513 492 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 81.82% 79.10% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 405 419 406
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Slough

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) OSCE
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) CHFI

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) CHFI
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) OSCP
1 1 (50.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £42,500 per annum £42,500 + Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago