The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Penetration Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Tester
Rank 199 - 229
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 18 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% - 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Median salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
4134 4510 5157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.55% 97.05% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 3744 4224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured Penetration Tester in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Tester across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Penetration Tester Salary Histogram in Surrey

Penetration Tester
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Tester within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 11 £50,000 - 1
Chertsey - 2 £42,500 -
Penetration Tester
South East

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Penetration Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Penetration Tester in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (66.67%) CREST Certified
3 15 (62.50%) Security Testing
4 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (45.83%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) PHP
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
8 6 (25.00%) Tigerscheme
8 6 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (25.00%) Cybercrime
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) Time Management
8 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.83%) Information Security
9 5 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (20.83%) CEH
9 5 (20.83%) CISM
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) CISSP
9 5 (20.83%) OWASP
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 4 (16.67%) Perl
10 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (12.50%) HTML
11 3 (12.50%) HTML5
11 3 (12.50%) Degree
12 2 (8.33%) JSON

Penetration Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (25.00%) Cybercrime
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) SCADA
4 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (62.50%) Security Testing
3 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (25.00%) Time Management
5 5 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) OWASP
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) PHP
3 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) C
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) CREST Certified
2 8 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
3 6 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 6 (25.00%) Tigerscheme
4 5 (20.83%) CEH
4 5 (20.83%) CISM
4 5 (20.83%) CISSP
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (8.33%) OSCP
8 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Surrey
Tangent International
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 5 days ago