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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Testing
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 77 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.62% 0.090% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.10% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.69%

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
701 972 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 87.30% 87.73% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 604 894 855
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +21 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Penetration Testing
South West

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 12 (63.16%) CISSP
1 12 (63.16%) Nessus
1 12 (63.16%) PCI DSS
1 12 (63.16%) SANS
2 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (47.37%) OWASP
2 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (47.37%) Network Architecture
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 9 (47.37%) CISA
2 9 (47.37%) Change Management
2 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (26.32%) OSCP
4 5 (26.32%) CEH
4 5 (26.32%) CREST Certified
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Intel
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) CESG

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 3 (15.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) IT Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) IT Security Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) CESG
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Kali Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Change Management
1 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
1 9 (47.37%) Network Architecture
1 9 (47.37%) OWASP
1 9 (47.37%) Risk Assessment
1 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
1 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Management
1 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Microservices
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Social Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CISSP
1 12 (63.16%) SANS
2 9 (47.37%) CISA
3 5 (26.32%) CEH
3 5 (26.32%) CREST Certified
3 5 (26.32%) OSCP
4 3 (15.79%) CHECK Team Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) HIPAA
2 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Ceph
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Intel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
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