The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 86 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.22% 1.47% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.71% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
Penetration Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
785 879 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 85.05% 86.35% 89.04%
Number of salaries quoted 695 709 771
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Swindon -7 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Penetration Testing
South West

Penetration Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) SANS