The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
South West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 76 -
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.69%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 645 577 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 90.97% 87.29% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 467 505 446
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Somerset