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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 202 203 189
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 10 5 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.22% 0.11% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.13% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 34
Average salary £46,250 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.16% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £33,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
3751 3756 3985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.68% 79.78% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3065 3086 3371
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Leatherhead - 9 £45,000 - 2
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (62.50%) Information Assurance
2 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (29.17%) QA
4 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
4 7 (29.17%) PHP
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) MySQL
5 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) CISSP
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 4 (16.67%) Legal
7 4 (16.67%) LAMP
7 4 (16.67%) ISSMP
7 4 (16.67%) Information Management
7 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DHCP
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
1 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) JMeter
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Head of Security
2 4 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) QA Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Software Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Test Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Security Advisor
5 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) RMADS
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Information Assurance
2 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
4 6 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Information Security
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Security Management
5 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Time Management
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CISSP
2 4 (16.67%) ISSMP
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (29.17%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) KVM
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
1 3 (12.50%) Citrix
1 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee
2 1 (4.17%) Tripwire
2 1 (4.17%) Qualys
2 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.17%) Percona
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Sun
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