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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 206 201 192
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 7 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.11% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 28
Average salary £47,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £30,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £33,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
3826 3760 4157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.77% 79.24% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 3042 3501
Average salary £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 - 7 £47,000 - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (46.88%) Information Assurance
2 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 12 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) QA
4 9 (28.13%) Information Security
4 9 (28.13%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (25.00%) CISSP
5 8 (25.00%) RMADS
6 7 (21.88%) Time Management
6 7 (21.88%) CRAMM
6 7 (21.88%) ISMS
6 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
6 7 (21.88%) SOA
6 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.75%) MySQL
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 6 (18.75%) Test Strategy
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (15.63%) Network Security
8 5 (15.63%) Selenium
8 5 (15.63%) Java
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) Security Management
9 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.50%) Legal
9 4 (12.50%) Information Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (3.13%) nginx
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Testing Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Head of Security
3 4 (12.50%) Head of Information Security
3 4 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Security Advisor
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Sales Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) QA Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) LAMP
3 2 (6.25%) JSF
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) RMADS
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) CentOS
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Information Assurance
2 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 12 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) Information Security
3 9 (28.13%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) Time Management
5 7 (21.88%) CRAMM
5 7 (21.88%) ISMS
5 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
5 7 (21.88%) SOA
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (15.63%) Security Management
8 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.50%) Information Management
8 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Java
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CISSP
2 4 (12.50%) ISSMP
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) CISA
4 1 (3.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (28.13%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) KVM
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Check_MK
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Percona
2 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (3.13%) Qualys
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Sun
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee
2 1 (3.13%) Tripwire
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago