The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 48 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 29 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.49% 5.34% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 6.29% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 23
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Information Security
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
531 556 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.20% 84.76% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 478 488 518
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Guildford region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Guildford

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 15 (33.33%) C++
1 15 (33.33%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) Degree
4 12 (26.67%) Wireless
5 10 (22.22%) PhD
6 9 (20.00%) C
6 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (17.78%) Finance
7 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.56%) Software-Defined Radio
8 7 (15.56%) Digital Signal Processing
8 7 (15.56%) Signal Processing
8 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
8 7 (15.56%) VHDL
8 7 (15.56%) JSP
8 7 (15.56%) CISSP
8 7 (15.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (15.56%) Network Security
8 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
8 7 (15.56%) Physics
8 7 (15.56%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Spring
9 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Ruby
9 6 (13.33%) SharePoint

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Information Security 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Wireless
2 7 (15.56%) Network Security
2 7 (15.56%) Software-Defined Radio
3 5 (11.11%) NFC
3 5 (11.11%) Internet
4 4 (8.89%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) HTTP
5 3 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
1 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.67%) Maven
1 3 (6.67%) YourKit
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) FPGA Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Network Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Product Marketing Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) JSP
2 6 (13.33%) STL
2 6 (13.33%) Spring
2 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.67%) Lucene
3 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
3 3 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (6.67%) Spring Integration
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.56%) VHDL
2 7 (15.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
2 7 (15.56%) Physics
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (11.11%) EMV
3 5 (11.11%) DTV
3 5 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 4 (8.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.44%) RMADS
6 2 (4.44%) CESG
6 2 (4.44%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
1 5 (11.11%) Android
1 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (15.56%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (15.56%) Signal Processing
2 7 (15.56%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security
4 5 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (11.11%) ISMS
4 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) SIEM
5 4 (8.89%) Data Privacy
5 4 (8.89%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (6.67%) Analytics
6 3 (6.67%) Campaign Management
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) C++
1 15 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) C
3 6 (13.33%) C#
3 6 (13.33%) PHP
3 6 (13.33%) Python
3 6 (13.33%) Ruby
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.89%) Degree
3 10 (22.22%) PhD
4 7 (15.56%) CISSP
4 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.11%) CRISC
5 5 (11.11%) CISA
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.89%) CCIE
6 4 (8.89%) CCNP
6 4 (8.89%) CCNA
7 2 (4.44%) CISM
7 2 (4.44%) CGEIT
8 1 (2.22%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
1 5 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (+ superb package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago