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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 62 89 101
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.62% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +81.81%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +9.37%
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
610 893 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 82.32% 90.48% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 527 790 895
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £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 10 December 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 +22 7 £50,000 -28.57%
Penetration Testing
South West

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 18 (69.23%) PCI DSS
2 17 (65.38%) CISSP
3 16 (61.54%) SANS
4 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 15 (57.69%) Web Services
4 15 (57.69%) CISA
4 15 (57.69%) Risk Management
4 15 (57.69%) Change Management
4 15 (57.69%) Management Information System
4 15 (57.69%) Risk Assessment
4 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (53.85%) Network Architecture
5 14 (53.85%) OWASP
6 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 11 (42.31%) Nessus
8 9 (34.62%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.54%) CEH
11 3 (11.54%) Migration
11 3 (11.54%) VMware
11 3 (11.54%) SOA
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.54%) Intel
11 3 (11.54%) ISEB
11 3 (11.54%) Project Management
11 3 (11.54%) Open Source

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 (11.54%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) IT Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) IT Security Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Security Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Security Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Security Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Tester
7 2 (7.69%) QA Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Quality Manager
8 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Security Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.69%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Kali Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Change Management
1 15 (57.69%) Risk Assessment
1 15 (57.69%) Risk Management
1 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Management
1 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 14 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (53.85%) Network Architecture
2 14 (53.85%) OWASP
3 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 16 (61.54%) SANS
3 15 (57.69%) CISA
4 3 (11.54%) CEH
4 3 (11.54%) CREST Certified
4 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) ISEB
4 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
4 3 (11.54%) OSCP
5 2 (7.69%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.54%) HIPAA
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Ceph
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Intel
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) VMware