The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Testing
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 52 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.11% 1.16% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,375
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +6.32%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
304 526 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 84.21% 87.23% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 273 441 341
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Suffolk

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) SAML
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) OAuth
1 5 (83.33%) OWASP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) HP Fortify
1 5 (83.33%) Secure Coding
1 5 (83.33%) SOLID
1 5 (83.33%) Aurelia
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Optimisation
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 4 (66.67%) Kafka
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
1 4 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Log4Net
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Aurelia
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) OAuth
1 5 (83.33%) SAML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Kafka
2 4 (66.67%) OpenID
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) OWASP
1 5 (83.33%) Secure Coding
1 5 (83.33%) SOLID
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Optimisation
2 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Fortify
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) New Relic