The table below looks at the statistics for the Penetration Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Tester
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.94% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Penetration Tester
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 467 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 94.76% 94.34% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 426 409 420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Tester in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Penetration Tester Salary Trend in Swindon

Penetration Tester
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Penetration Tester in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security

Penetration Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Penetration Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago