Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Penetration Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Tester
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 113 132
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.070% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
South Yorkshire median annual salary - £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50% -
Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +40.00% +21.21%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1362 1383 1925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.77% 97.46% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1181 1644
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,950 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Penetration Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Penetration Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Tester in South Yorkshire

Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Tester in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Penetration Tester in South Yorkshire