The first table below looks at the demand for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Reigate region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 59 36 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 1.19% 3.01% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 4.26% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £42,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 235 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 88.14% 70.78% 83.60%
Number of salaries quoted 209 224 302
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,479
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Penetration Testing
Surrey

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Reigate

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 18 (78.26%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) UNIX
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) Qualys
4 15 (65.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (65.22%) Network Management
4 15 (65.22%) LAN
4 15 (65.22%) WAN
4 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
4 15 (65.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (52.17%) Change Management
6 11 (47.83%) Linux
7 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
8 9 (39.13%) CISSP
9 6 (26.09%) Project Management
9 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
10 5 (21.74%) Degree
10 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (17.39%) Security Management
12 3 (13.04%) CEH
12 3 (13.04%) CISMP
13 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
13 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
13 2 (8.70%) CISM
13 2 (8.70%) BS7799

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate 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.

Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
1 15 (65.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (65.22%) LAN
2 15 (65.22%) WAN
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Analyst
1 21 (91.30%) Security Analyst
2 19 (82.61%) Information Analyst
2 19 (82.61%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Security Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) UNIX
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (65.22%) Network Management
3 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 12 (52.17%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (17.39%) Security Management
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Network Design
8 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CISSP
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) CEH
3 3 (13.04%) CISMP
4 2 (8.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) BS7799
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
1 16 (69.57%) Qualys