The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 59 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.65% 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
Penetration Testing
North Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
396 321 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 93.18% 88.19% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 322 289 270
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 York

The demand trend of job ads across the York 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 York

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in York

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in York

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 25 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 York region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Nessus
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) RSA SecurID
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (75.00%) CCSA
2 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) IPsec
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Forcepoint
2 6 (75.00%) SNMP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) 802.1X
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Unix

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) IPsec
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) SNMP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) AppScan
1 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Network Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Security Advisor
4 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (75.00%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) CCSA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Forcepoint
1 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Veracode