The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Penetration Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Tester
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 88
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 782 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.27% 97.38% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 506 645 754
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region that featured Penetration Tester in the job title.

Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Penetration Tester Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Penetration Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Penetration Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus