Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Penetration Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 106 105
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.073% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.075% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median annual salary - £60,000 -
Yorkshire median annual salary £51,250 £55,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -6.82% +120.00% -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,069 1,330 1,443
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 97.36% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1,107 1,243
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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