Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 100 142
Rank change year-on-year -9 +42 +8
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 9 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.58% 1.36% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.63% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 1
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -21.43% +40.00%
10th Percentile £44,000 £51,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £57,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04% +21.05%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1365 1412 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 87.78% 83.50% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 1199 1717
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Wiltshire

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Wiltshire

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 7 £45,000 -
Swindon 0 2 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Penetration Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Unified Process
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) RAD
2 7 (77.78%) MCSE
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) DSDM
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Stress Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Management
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) V-Model
2 7 (77.78%) OpenUP

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Lead Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Technical Leader
1 7 (77.78%) Technical Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) DSDM
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) OpenUP
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
2 7 (77.78%) RAD
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Stress Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Management
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Unified Process
2 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CEH
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
1 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
1 7 (77.78%) MCSA
1 7 (77.78%) MCSE
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft