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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 67 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.09% 4.24% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 5.20% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 29
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £41,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,000 £69,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
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
565 769 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 77.08% 81.46% 79.10%
Number of salaries quoted 517 644 574
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (29.63%) Java
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) XML
3 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) C++
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
5 4 (14.81%) Lucene
5 4 (14.81%) Spring
5 4 (14.81%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) CISSP
5 4 (14.81%) C
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX
5 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
6 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) PhD

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) NFC
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) YourKit
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
1 7 (25.93%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (3.70%) IT Director
4 1 (3.70%) Head of Operations
4 1 (3.70%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) Lucene
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) jQuery
4 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) Spring Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Kafka
4 2 (7.41%) XSD
4 2 (7.41%) WSDL
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) JDBC
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) STL
5 1 (3.70%) JSP
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 3 (11.11%) EMV
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) VHDL
5 1 (3.70%) CESG
5 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.70%) Physics
5 1 (3.70%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 3 (11.11%) Business Development
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (11.11%) Coaching
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
4 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
5 2 (7.41%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) Data Security
5 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) C++
3 4 (14.81%) C
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
3 3 (11.11%) PhD
4 2 (7.41%) CRISC
4 2 (7.41%) CISA
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft