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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Penetration Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 152 153 203
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +50
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 7 53 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 1.36% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 50 7
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.24%

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
2223 3417 3948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.98% 87.86% 87.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 2952 3328
Median salary £50,000 £48,558 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Staines - 6 £45,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £33,000 -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
2 17 (73.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (73.91%) Information Security
3 16 (69.57%) CISSP
4 15 (65.22%) Information Security Management
4 15 (65.22%) Security Management
4 15 (65.22%) CEH
4 15 (65.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
5 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
5 14 (60.87%) CISA
5 14 (60.87%) ISMS
6 13 (56.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (56.52%) IT Audit
6 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
6 13 (56.52%) Legal
6 13 (56.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (56.52%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
6 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) Security Operations
8 6 (26.09%) SIEM
9 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
10 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (17.39%) Threat Modelling
11 2 (8.70%) Security Monitoring
11 2 (8.70%) AlienVault
11 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (8.70%) OSCP

Penetration Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 13 (56.52%) Legal
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Compliance Manager
1 14 (60.87%) Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Operations Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Security Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Security Operations Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Operations Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Information Risk Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
2 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 17 (73.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (65.22%) Information Security Management
3 15 (65.22%) Security Management
4 14 (60.87%) ISMS
5 13 (56.52%) IT Audit
5 13 (56.52%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (30.43%) Security Operations
7 6 (26.09%) SIEM
8 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (17.39%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
10 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
10 2 (8.70%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
11 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
11 1 (4.35%) IT Governance
11 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) CISSP
2 15 (65.22%) CEH
3 14 (60.87%) CISA
4 13 (56.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
4 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) GCIA
5 2 (8.70%) GIAC
5 2 (8.70%) OSCP
5 2 (8.70%) SSCP
6 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
2 13 (56.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.35%) GPG13
3 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.35%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
1 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) AlienVault
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) NetApp
2 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.35%) Splunk
2 1 (4.35%) VMware