Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 80 79
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +40
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.12% 0.79% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.94% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 26
Sheffield median annual salary - £35,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.35% -
South Yorkshire median annual salary - £35,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - -21.35% -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 715 852 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.95% 84.02% 87.54%
Number of salaries quoted 615 705 1007
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Sheffield

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Acunetix
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (100.00%) OpenVAS

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Acunetix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft