The first table below looks at the demand for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 80 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 7 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.77% 0.68% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.85% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +71.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £65,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £65,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
742 705 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.45% 79.48% 68.24%
Number of salaries quoted 623 556 514
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Penetration Testing
Surrey

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) OSSEC
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) Firmware
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DMZ
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Investigator
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Web 2.0
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Tcl
3 1 (12.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago