The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - 110 112
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.46% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £43,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.85%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +17.64%
Penetration Testing
South 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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1016 1094 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.14% 80.38% 75.43%
Number of salaries quoted 896 968 934
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

Penetration Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISA
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) CRISC
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Information Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PKI
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CISA
1 4 (80.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago