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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - - 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
300 375 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 92.02% 79.45% 88.37%
Number of salaries quoted 261 287 187
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) MRTG
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft