The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 58 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 17 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.41% 1.00% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 1.22% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 10
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +12.50%
Penetration Testing
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 736 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 79.46% 82.05% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 495 631 565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) Wireless
2 19 (79.17%) LAN
2 19 (79.17%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) VPN
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) Ethical Hacking
2 19 (79.17%) Wireless Security
2 19 (79.17%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (79.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 19 (79.17%) Security Hardening
3 16 (66.67%) FortiGate
3 16 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 16 (66.67%) CCIE
3 16 (66.67%) CCNP
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (66.67%) Juniper
3 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) Cryptography

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) Wireless
2 19 (79.17%) Wireless Security
2 19 (79.17%) LAN
2 19 (79.17%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) VPN
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Architect
1 16 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 16 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 16 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 16 (66.67%) Security Architect
1 16 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 16 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 16 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
1 16 (66.67%) Senior Security Architect
1 16 (66.67%) Senior Network Architect
1 16 (66.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 16 (66.67%) Senior Architect
1 16 (66.67%) Network Security Architect
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) SCADA
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Ethical Hacking
1 19 (79.17%) Security Hardening
2 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Email Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Android Development
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.17%) UML
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) CCIE
1 16 (66.67%) CCNP
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Juniper
2 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 16 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
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