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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 157 184 197
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 33 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.92% 0.73% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.84% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 26
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
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
3006 3930 4333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.80% 86.49% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 3373 3544
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +10 11 £55,000 -
Chertsey - 8 £42,500 -
Godalming - 2 £40,000 -
Horley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Woking - 1 £65,000 -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 44 (48.35%) Information Security
2 42 (46.15%) CISSP
3 34 (37.36%) Security Testing
4 29 (31.87%) CEH
5 26 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (27.47%) CREST Certified
7 24 (26.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 21 (23.08%) Mobile App
9 20 (21.98%) CISM
10 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
11 18 (19.78%) Degree
12 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
12 17 (18.68%) OSCP
13 16 (17.58%) OWASP
13 16 (17.58%) Linux
14 15 (16.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 13 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
15 13 (14.29%) Security Operations
15 13 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
15 13 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
15 13 (14.29%) Java
15 13 (14.29%) Incident Management
16 11 (12.09%) Ethical Hacking
16 11 (12.09%) PHP
16 11 (12.09%) HTML
16 11 (12.09%) .NET
16 11 (12.09%) ITIL
16 11 (12.09%) Telecoms
16 11 (12.09%) HTML5
16 11 (12.09%) Presales

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:

Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.89%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (9.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (9.89%) Ethernet
2 9 (9.89%) IPsec
2 9 (9.89%) SSL
2 9 (9.89%) VPN
2 9 (9.89%) WAN
3 8 (8.79%) IP Telephony
4 5 (5.49%) Internet
5 4 (4.40%) Firewall
5 4 (4.40%) Wireless
6 3 (3.30%) Network Security
7 2 (2.20%) HTTP
7 2 (2.20%) SMTP
7 2 (2.20%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.10%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.10%) HSRP
8 1 (1.10%) OSPF
8 1 (1.10%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Burp Suite
1 6 (6.59%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (12.09%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 6 (6.59%) Legal
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Penetration Tester
1 29 (31.87%) Tester
2 21 (23.08%) Analyst
3 18 (19.78%) Security Analyst
4 16 (17.58%) Information Analyst
4 16 (17.58%) Information Security Analyst
5 15 (16.48%) Consultant
5 15 (16.48%) Security Penetration Tester
5 15 (16.48%) Security Tester
6 7 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Team Leader
7 6 (6.59%) Test Team Leader
8 4 (4.40%) CISSP Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
1 11 (12.09%) HTML
1 11 (12.09%) HTML5
2 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (4.40%) JSON
3 4 (4.40%) RESTful
3 4 (4.40%) XML
4 2 (2.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.89%) Clustering
3 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.69%) SCADA
5 6 (6.59%) Cybercrime
5 6 (6.59%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.49%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (5.49%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.20%) iSeries
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 6 (6.59%) Kali Linux
4 5 (5.49%) Android
5 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.40%) Unix
6 2 (2.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) Information Security
2 34 (37.36%) Security Testing
3 26 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (26.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 16 (17.58%) OWASP
6 15 (16.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 13 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 13 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 13 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
7 13 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
7 13 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (12.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (12.09%) ITIL
8 11 (12.09%) Presales
9 9 (9.89%) Load Balancing
10 7 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
10 7 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.59%) Reverse Engineering
11 6 (6.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) Java
2 11 (12.09%) PHP
3 6 (6.59%) Perl
4 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.30%) C
5 3 (3.30%) C#
5 3 (3.30%) C++
5 3 (3.30%) Python
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby
6 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (46.15%) CISSP
2 29 (31.87%) CEH
3 25 (27.47%) CREST Certified
4 20 (21.98%) CISM
5 18 (19.78%) Degree
6 17 (18.68%) OSCP
6 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
7 10 (10.99%) DV Cleared
8 8 (8.79%) CCNP
8 8 (8.79%) CHECK Team Member
8 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (7.69%) GIAC
9 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 6 (6.59%) CHECK Team Leader
11 5 (5.49%) GREM
11 5 (5.49%) MCP
12 2 (2.20%) CISA
12 2 (2.20%) CRISC
12 2 (2.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.20%) COBIT
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.20%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.10%) Firmware
3 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Cisco
2 7 (7.69%) Juniper
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.20%) ION Trading
4 2 (2.20%) VMware
5 1 (1.10%) Dell
5 1 (1.10%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.10%) Splunk
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Horley, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago