The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 196 210 225
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 20 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4333 4092 4615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.14% 77.50% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3518 3163 3957
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Security Testing
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 7 £47,500 -
Leatherhead - 3 - -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (42.42%) SQL
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) SaaS
3 12 (36.36%) Selenium
3 12 (36.36%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 10 (30.30%) Statistics
5 10 (30.30%) PhD
5 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
5 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
5 10 (30.30%) XML
5 10 (30.30%) Mathematics
5 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
5 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
5 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
5 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
5 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (30.30%) Automation Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (18.18%) Information Assurance
6 6 (18.18%) RMADS
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
7 5 (15.15%) TippingPoint
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (15.15%) Network Security
7 5 (15.15%) CRAMM

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
1 5 (15.15%) DHCP
1 5 (15.15%) Ethernet
1 5 (15.15%) VPN
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
1 5 (15.15%) MPLS
1 5 (15.15%) OSPF
1 5 (15.15%) BGP
1 5 (15.15%) DSL
1 5 (15.15%) TACACS
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
1 5 (15.15%) Network Security
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Selenium
2 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) Tester
2 10 (30.30%) Automation Tester
3 8 (24.24%) Junior
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate
3 8 (24.24%) Junior Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Testing Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Graduate Software Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Junior Software Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Sales Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
2 10 (30.30%) XML
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) Ninject
3 2 (6.06%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Statistics
1 10 (30.30%) Mathematics
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) RMADS
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
3 10 (30.30%) Automation Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 6 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.15%) SOA
5 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
5 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) CRAMM
5 5 (15.15%) ISMS
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (15.15%) Network Management
6 4 (12.12%) Information Security
7 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) PhD
2 5 (15.15%) CCNP
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Nortel
2 5 (15.15%) Juniper
2 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
2 5 (15.15%) McAfee
2 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
2 5 (15.15%) TippingPoint
2 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
2 5 (15.15%) F5
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle