The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 167 206 212
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 38 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.90% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.23% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 14
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,820 £48,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £52,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
Security 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
3601 3929 4540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.87% 85.71% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3040 3294 3720
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Security 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 Security Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Guildford +13 14 £50,000 - 2
Leatherhead +26 6 £72,500 +45.00%
Farnham - 3 £42,820 -
Chertsey - 2 £42,500 -
Redhill - 2 £70,000 -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Security 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 Security Testing.

1 21 (48.84%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (37.21%) Information Security
3 15 (34.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (34.88%) Management Information System
3 15 (34.88%) CISSP
4 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (30.23%) CREST Certified
5 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (27.91%) Linux
5 12 (27.91%) Java
5 12 (27.91%) CISM
6 11 (25.58%) OWASP
7 10 (23.26%) Degree
7 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
7 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
8 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
8 9 (20.93%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
9 8 (18.60%) Windows
9 8 (18.60%) PHP
9 8 (18.60%) .NET
9 8 (18.60%) SAP
10 7 (16.28%) ITIL
10 7 (16.28%) CISA
10 7 (16.28%) Firewall
10 7 (16.28%) Security Management
10 7 (16.28%) TOGAF
10 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
10 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
10 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Security 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 Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.65%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) HTTP
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
1 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Burp Suite
1 6 (13.95%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.33%) TestNG
General
1 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Legal
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Electronics
4 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Local Government
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Tester
2 15 (34.88%) Penetration Tester
3 10 (23.26%) Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Security Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Information Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Information Assurance Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Information Security Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.95%) Test Team Leader
5 5 (11.63%) SAP Basis Manager
5 5 (11.63%) SAP Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Security Penetration Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Security Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.63%) JSON
3 5 (11.63%) RESTful
3 5 (11.63%) SAP Basis
4 3 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) HTML5
4 3 (6.98%) SOAP
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.95%) Cybercrime
4 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.30%) Smartcard
5 2 (4.65%) Contactless
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Kali Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Android
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (37.21%) Information Security
3 15 (34.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (25.58%) OWASP
6 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
6 9 (20.93%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) ITIL
7 7 (16.28%) SABSA
7 7 (16.28%) Security Management
7 7 (16.28%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
8 6 (13.95%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 6 (13.95%) Network Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) SFIA
9 5 (11.63%) PRINCE
9 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.63%) SAP Security
10 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) PHP
3 5 (11.63%) ABAP
3 5 (11.63%) Perl
4 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.30%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) CISSP
2 13 (30.23%) CREST Certified
3 12 (27.91%) CISM
4 10 (23.26%) Degree
5 7 (16.28%) CISA
5 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
6 6 (13.95%) CHECK Team Leader
6 6 (13.95%) CHECK Team Member
6 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
7 5 (11.63%) APMP
7 5 (11.63%) CEH
7 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
7 5 (11.63%) PMP
8 4 (9.30%) IISP
9 3 (6.98%) CCDP
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.30%) ISAE 3402
3 4 (9.30%) ISO 9001
3 4 (9.30%) ISO27005
3 4 (9.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (6.98%) COBIT
5 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) ArcSight
3 4 (9.30%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Qualys
3 4 (9.30%) Sun
3 4 (9.30%) Tripwire
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
Marks Sattin
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago