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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 189 201 223
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 10 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.35% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.43% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 3
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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
3591 4222 4085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.93% 82.41% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2985 3434 3213
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Esher - 5 £50,000 - 1
Guildford +4 2 £50,000 -2.43%
Leatherhead +4 1 £50,000 -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) PhD
3 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (35.71%) SaaS
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) Statistics
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
4 3 (21.43%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Internet

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless Security
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Statistics
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (14.29%) RMADS
4 1 (7.14%) iSeries
4 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
4 3 (21.43%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) CRAMM
5 2 (14.29%) ISMS
5 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
1 5 (35.71%) PhD
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
Esher, Surrey
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Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
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