The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - 70 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £49,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Penetration Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
457 436 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 88.74% 86.00% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 398 361 213
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Warrington

Penetration Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing Penetration Testing also 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 that cited Penetration Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) AppScan
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing Penetration Testing also 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 that cited Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) AppScan
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python