Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 101 112
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 10 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.72% 1.24% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.30% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 7
Milton Keynes median annual salary £32,500 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.53% +2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £28,750 £47,500 £50,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £67,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -40.91% +4.76% +10.53%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,288 1,380 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 92.33% 94.85% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1,092 1,127
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,050 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Milton Keynes

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Milton Keynes

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Penetration Testing in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Penetration Testing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
1 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (70.00%) Tigerscheme
1 7 (70.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 7 (70.00%) vREST
1 7 (70.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Java 8

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (70.00%) vREST
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Penetration Tester
1 7 (70.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Governance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Governance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 7 (70.00%) Tigerscheme