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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 163 211 208
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -3
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 23 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.64% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,750 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -11.38%
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
2997 3946 4310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.48% 86.59% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2536 3372 3531
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chertsey - 9 £42,500 -
Guildford +13 5 - - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Testing.

1 34 (58.62%) Penetration Testing
2 29 (50.00%) Information Security
3 27 (46.55%) CISSP
4 23 (39.66%) OWASP
4 23 (39.66%) CISM
5 21 (36.21%) Mobile App
6 20 (34.48%) Management Information System
7 17 (29.31%) Degree
7 17 (29.31%) CEH
7 17 (29.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
8 16 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (22.41%) CREST Certified
12 12 (20.69%) Windows
12 12 (20.69%) Linux
12 12 (20.69%) Java
13 11 (18.97%) HTML
13 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
13 11 (18.97%) HTML5
14 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
14 10 (17.24%) .NET
14 10 (17.24%) PHP
14 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
15 9 (15.52%) ITIL
15 9 (15.52%) Firewall
15 9 (15.52%) Legal
15 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing

Security 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 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.52%) Firewall
3 7 (12.07%) DNS
4 4 (6.90%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
1 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Burp Suite
1 6 (10.34%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.72%) JUnit
2 1 (1.72%) TestNG
General
1 9 (15.52%) Legal
1 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Tester
2 26 (44.83%) Penetration Tester
3 15 (25.86%) Security Penetration Tester
3 15 (25.86%) Security Tester
4 11 (18.97%) Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Security Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Information Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Information Assurance Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Information Security Architect
6 6 (10.34%) SAP Basis Manager
6 6 (10.34%) SAP Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Team Leader
6 6 (10.34%) Technical Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Test Team Leader
7 5 (8.62%) Security Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Compliance Manager
8 3 (5.17%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.17%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) HTML
1 11 (18.97%) HTML5
2 10 (17.24%) .NET
3 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.34%) SAP Basis
4 5 (8.62%) JSON
4 5 (8.62%) RESTful
5 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Mobile App
2 20 (34.48%) Management Information System
3 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.34%) Cybercrime
4 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
5 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (6.90%) Smartcard
6 2 (3.45%) Contactless
6 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Kali Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Unix
4 4 (6.90%) Android
4 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Penetration Testing
2 29 (50.00%) Information Security
3 23 (39.66%) OWASP
4 17 (29.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 16 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 10 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (15.52%) ITIL
8 9 (15.52%) Security Management
9 8 (13.79%) Data Protection
10 7 (12.07%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 7 (12.07%) Network Architecture
10 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.07%) SFIA
11 6 (10.34%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (10.34%) PRINCE
11 6 (10.34%) SAP Security
11 6 (10.34%) Security Architecture
12 5 (8.62%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) Java
2 10 (17.24%) PHP
3 6 (10.34%) ABAP
4 5 (8.62%) Perl
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) CISSP
2 23 (39.66%) CISM
3 17 (29.31%) CEH
3 17 (29.31%) Degree
4 13 (22.41%) CREST Certified
5 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) APMP
6 6 (10.34%) CHECK Team Leader
6 6 (10.34%) CHECK Team Member
6 6 (10.34%) CISA
6 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) PMP
7 4 (6.90%) IISP
8 2 (3.45%) CRISC
8 2 (3.45%) GIAC
8 2 (3.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.62%) COBIT
4 4 (6.90%) ISAE 3402
4 4 (6.90%) ISO 9001
4 4 (6.90%) ISO27005
4 4 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) ArcSight
3 4 (6.90%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco
3 4 (6.90%) IBM
3 4 (6.90%) Intel Security
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Qualys
3 4 (6.90%) Sun
3 4 (6.90%) Tripwire
4 2 (3.45%) ION Trading
Guildford, Surrey
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