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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 100 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 9 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.77% 0.30% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.36% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £72,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +8.75%
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
1011 1097 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.93% 82.98% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 888 986 871
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
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
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +1 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (92.86%) PCI DSS
3 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (64.29%) C
4 8 (57.14%) Office 365
5 5 (35.71%) CISSP
5 5 (35.71%) Security Management
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) PKI
6 4 (28.57%) CISA
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 4 (28.57%) CRISC
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security Officer
1 8 (57.14%) Security Officer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Information Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) CISA
2 4 (28.57%) CRISC
3 1 (7.14%) CISMP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) PCI DSS
2 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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