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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 47 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 23 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.16% 2.26% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.59% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 8
Average salary £32,000 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.81% +32.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,898 £44,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,200 £86,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
502 540 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 90.78% 87.24% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 410 459 407
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,898 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 15 (32.61%) CISSP
3 13 (28.26%) ITIL
4 12 (26.09%) Cryptography
4 12 (26.09%) Android
4 12 (26.09%) Apple iOS
5 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
5 11 (23.91%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 9 (19.57%) CISA
7 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
8 8 (17.39%) Degree
8 8 (17.39%) Firewall
8 8 (17.39%) Information Security Management
8 8 (17.39%) Security Management
8 8 (17.39%) Windows
8 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (17.39%) Internet
9 7 (15.22%) Hyperion
9 7 (15.22%) EMV
9 7 (15.22%) Wireless
9 7 (15.22%) DTV
9 7 (15.22%) CISM
9 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
9 7 (15.22%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (15.22%) NFC
9 7 (15.22%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
2 7 (15.22%) NFC
2 7 (15.22%) Wireless
3 6 (13.04%) Network Security
4 4 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Android Studio
1 5 (10.87%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.22%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Consultant
1 10 (21.74%) Security Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Cryptography Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Penetration Test Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Principal Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Principal Security Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Android Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Android Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) iOS Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Java Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Network Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Network Security Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Objective-C Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Cocoa
1 5 (10.87%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (10.87%) JavaBeans
2 2 (4.35%) J2EE
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 12 (26.09%) Cryptography
3 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.22%) Contactless
3 7 (15.22%) DTV
3 7 (15.22%) EMV
3 7 (15.22%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
5 4 (8.70%) CESG
5 4 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 2 (4.35%) Social Network
8 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (2.17%) Cybercrime
8 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Android
1 12 (26.09%) Apple iOS
2 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
2 11 (23.91%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
5 8 (17.39%) Information Security Management
5 8 (17.39%) Security Management
6 7 (15.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Software Architecture
7 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (13.04%) MODAF
7 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.87%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (10.87%) Security Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) C
2 5 (10.87%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) Objective-C
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) CISSP
2 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) CISA
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (17.39%) Degree
5 7 (15.22%) CISM
6 6 (13.04%) CRISC
7 5 (10.87%) CCNA
8 4 (8.70%) CCIE
8 4 (8.70%) CCNP
8 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.52%) CCDP
9 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
10 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (2.17%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (2.17%) CLAS
11 1 (2.17%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (6.52%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.35%) COBIT
4 2 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.17%) FISMA
5 1 (2.17%) GPG13
5 1 (2.17%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) UAG
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Hyperion
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 + Fantastic Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago