Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Penetration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Penetration Testing over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +47
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 19 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 5.85% 2.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 2.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Abingdon median annual salary - - -
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +100.00%

Penetration Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 299 216 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 92.00% 92.70% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 131 122 178
Abingdon median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,750 £28,050 £24,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Penetration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Abingdon

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 19 (100.00%) Sophos
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
1 19 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (84.21%) Cyberattack
2 16 (84.21%) Malware Analysis
2 16 (84.21%) Internet
2 16 (84.21%) Blog
2 16 (84.21%) Reverse Engineering
2 16 (84.21%) Publishing
2 16 (84.21%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (15.79%) QA
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.79%) Splunk
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
3 3 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (15.79%) logstash
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
General
1 16 (84.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Security Researcher
2 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Python Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Blog
1 16 (84.21%) Cyberattack
2 3 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
2 16 (84.21%) Ethical Hacking
2 16 (84.21%) Malware Analysis
2 16 (84.21%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
1 3 (15.79%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Kibana
1 3 (15.79%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Sophos
2 3 (15.79%) Splunk