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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 109 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 5 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.37% 1.04% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.20% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 1
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +34.32%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
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
1179 1087 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.66% 86.54% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 946 942
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley 0 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Gatwick - 1 £65,000 -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
2 7 (46.67%) Scala
2 7 (46.67%) BDD
2 7 (46.67%) Node.js
2 7 (46.67%) User Stories
2 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 7 (46.67%) Coaching
2 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
3 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (33.33%) SANS
5 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (20.00%) Security Management
6 3 (20.00%) Information Management
6 3 (20.00%) ISMS
6 3 (20.00%) SIEM

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) BDD
2 7 (46.67%) Coaching
2 7 (46.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
2 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) User Stories
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Information Management
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (20.00%) ISMS
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) Security Management
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS