Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 133 142
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 10 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.53% 0.64% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.73% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 3
Nottingham median annual salary £27,500 £65,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.69% +21.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £34,000 £40,250
90th Percentile £51,500 £85,000 £103,150
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £34,175 £65,000 £81,750
% change year-on-year -47.42% -20.49% -

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1687 1773 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 89.73% 87.64% 88.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1452 1537
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,537 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £63,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Nottingham

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Penetration Testing in Nottingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Penetration Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (50.00%) Threat Detection
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (30.00%) Internal Audit
4 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) OpenAM
6 1 (10.00%) Ansible
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (10.00%) ISO 26262

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (10.00%) GPRS
3 1 (10.00%) GSM
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Junior
1 5 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Information Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SIEM
1 5 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Telematics
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 26262
2 1 (10.00%) MISRA
2 1 (10.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet