Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 128 137
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.62% 0.28% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.31% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Nottingham median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -50.00% +75.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,300 £55,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £42,500 £85,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +71.43% -50.00% +75.00%

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 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 1,369 1,597 1,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 93.70% 89.57% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,356 1,245
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,938 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.23% +10.94% -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) SANS
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Veracode
2 4 (44.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) CSSLP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) HIPAA
2 4 (44.44%) OWASP
2 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (44.44%) GCP
2 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
2 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (44.44%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) AlienVault
3 3 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 3 (33.33%) Threat Detection
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence

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 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Architect
2 3 (33.33%) SOC Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
1 4 (44.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (44.44%) OWASP
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
1 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) Threat Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (33.33%) Threat Detection
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ISMS
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) SANS
2 4 (44.44%) CSSLP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (11.11%) CRISC
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) GPEN
4 1 (11.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GCP
1 4 (44.44%) HIPAA
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Veracode
2 3 (33.33%) AlienVault
2 3 (33.33%) LogRhythm