The first table below looks at the demand for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 85 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 9 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.82% - 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
897 770 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.92% 84.25% 80.96%
Number of salaries quoted 764 647 826
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,464
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Penetration Testing
South West

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Swindon - 6 £30,000 -
Penetration Testing
South West

Penetration Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (88.89%) Splunk
2 8 (88.89%) LogLogic
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (88.89%) Snort
2 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Network Security
1 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Security Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) IT Security Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Splunk
1 8 (88.89%) LogLogic
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco