The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 159 213 196
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -17
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 46 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.19% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -5.94%
Penetration Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3379 3887 3614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 87.09% 86.88% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 3259 2843
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Penetration Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Penetration Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Penetration Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Penetration Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cobham - 5 £55,000 -
Guildford -1 3 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Egham - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 45 (62.50%) Information Security
2 21 (29.17%) PCI DSS
3 19 (26.39%) CISSP
4 18 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 17 (23.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 17 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (18.06%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
8 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 12 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 12 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (15.28%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (15.28%) Email Filtering
9 11 (15.28%) Web Filtering
10 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
10 10 (13.89%) Wireless
11 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (12.50%) C#
11 9 (12.50%) .NET
11 9 (12.50%) TDD
11 9 (12.50%) Secure Coding
11 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.50%) OWASP
11 9 (12.50%) BDD
11 9 (12.50%) Project Governance
12 8 (11.11%) Server Hardening
12 8 (11.11%) Banking
12 8 (11.11%) Degree
13 7 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Wireless
2 7 (9.72%) Firewall
2 7 (9.72%) Internet
2 7 (9.72%) NFC
3 6 (8.33%) Network Security
3 6 (8.33%) VoIP
3 6 (8.33%) VPN
3 6 (8.33%) WAN
4 3 (4.17%) LAN
4 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.17%) Wireless Security
5 2 (2.78%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) Consultant
2 34 (47.22%) Security Consultant
3 18 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Business Consultant
6 9 (12.50%) Business Continuity Consultant
6 9 (12.50%) Business Security Consultant
6 9 (12.50%) Compliance Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Information Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Security Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Cryptography Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Penetration Test Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Penetration Tester
7 7 (9.72%) Principal Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Principal Security Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Tester
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.72%) Contactless
2 7 (9.72%) Cryptography
2 7 (9.72%) DTV
2 7 (9.72%) EMV
2 7 (9.72%) Mobile Banking
2 7 (9.72%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.39%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Android
1 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Information Security
2 17 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (23.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 13 (18.06%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
4 12 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 12 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (15.28%) Email Filtering
5 11 (15.28%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (15.28%) Web Filtering
6 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.50%) BDD
7 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (12.50%) OWASP
7 9 (12.50%) Project Governance
7 9 (12.50%) Secure Coding
7 9 (12.50%) TDD
8 8 (11.11%) Server Hardening
9 7 (9.72%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) CISSP
2 8 (11.11%) Degree
3 7 (9.72%) CHECK Team Leader
3 7 (9.72%) CREST Certified
4 6 (8.33%) CHECK Team Member
4 6 (8.33%) Tigerscheme
5 5 (6.94%) CISA
6 4 (5.56%) CEH
6 4 (5.56%) CITP
6 4 (5.56%) MBCS
7 2 (2.78%) CISM
7 2 (2.78%) GCIA
7 2 (2.78%) GCIH
7 2 (2.78%) GIAC
7 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) SSCP
8 1 (1.39%) CRISC
8 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (29.17%) PCI DSS
2 16 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.72%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Hyperion
2 6 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (4.17%) Avaya
3 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60K + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago