The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for Penetration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Penetration Testing
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Permanent jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 0.88% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Penetration Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 182 316 266
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 80.18% 85.18% 80.85%
Number of salaries quoted 146 276 258
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing Penetration Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Woking

Penetration Testing
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Penetration Testing in Woking.

Salary trend for Penetration Testing in Woking

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Penetration 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 Woking region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Malware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Malware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment