The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 94 99
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.27% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £58,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +54.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Penetration Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 813 939 943
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 92.91% 85.99% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 699 793 791
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,300
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in East Sussex

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (100.00%) IT Audit

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001