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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 206 205 221
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 9 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.36% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.44% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 1
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
3870 4363 3951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.78% 82.37% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3260 3586 3167
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 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 - 6 £50,000 -
Guildford +6 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Leatherhead -1 1 - - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
3 7 (43.75%) Selenium
3 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (37.50%) SaaS
4 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) PhD
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Statistics
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) CISSP
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless Security
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Statistics
3 2 (12.50%) RMADS
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.25%) iSeries
4 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
4 3 (18.75%) System Testing
5 2 (12.50%) CRAMM
5 2 (12.50%) ISMS
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Logistics
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) PhD
2 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive including bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago