The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Penetration Testing
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
415 465 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 81.69% 73.93% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 334 325 361
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear