The table below looks at the statistics for the Penetration Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Tester
Rank 197 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
Penetration Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3768 4315 4132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.16% 98.25% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3272 3609 3276
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Tester in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Penetration Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Penetration Tester Salary Trend in Surrey

Penetration Tester
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Penetration Tester in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 6 (85.71%) CHECK Team Member
2 6 (85.71%) CREST Certified
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (85.71%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture

Penetration Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Penetration Tester in their job title 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 with Penetration Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 6 (85.71%) CHECK Team Member
2 6 (85.71%) CREST Certified
2 6 (85.71%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £48,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago