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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Tester
Rank 69 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.15% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Penetration Tester
Yorkshire

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
635 939 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.24% 99.16% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 542 811 753
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Tester within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +24 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Penetration Tester
Yorkshire

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
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
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified