The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 32.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 31
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Penetration Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 79 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 50.45% 73.83% 82.24%
Number of salaries quoted 88 76 78
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Wakefield