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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 43 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 34 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.76% 2.25% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.84% 3.04% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 17
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
582 427 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.51% 74.00% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 530 387 537
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 November 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 41 (61.19%) Degree
2 27 (40.30%) Java
3 26 (38.81%) Linux
3 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
4 25 (37.31%) PhD
5 19 (28.36%) Windows
5 19 (28.36%) C++
6 18 (26.87%) C
7 17 (25.37%) Web Services
7 17 (25.37%) VHDL
7 17 (25.37%) Digital Signal Processing
7 17 (25.37%) Signal Processing
8 16 (23.88%) Multithreading
9 15 (22.39%) Business Development
9 15 (22.39%) C#
9 15 (22.39%) SQL
10 13 (19.40%) CISSP
10 13 (19.40%) Software Testing
10 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
10 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
11 12 (17.91%) Coaching
11 12 (17.91%) Information Assurance
11 12 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (17.91%) MATLAB
11 12 (17.91%) Oracle
11 12 (17.91%) OO
12 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (16.42%) CISM
12 11 (16.42%) Finance
12 11 (16.42%) RMADS

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 (2.99%) Confluence
1 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) HTTP
1 7 (10.45%) SAN
2 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) Wireless
2 5 (7.46%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.49%) LDAP
3 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.49%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Hadoop
2 10 (14.93%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) Big Data
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.48%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Maven
2 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.45%) YourKit
3 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Law
3 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Electronics
4 3 (4.48%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Consultant
3 15 (22.39%) Security Consultant
4 12 (17.91%) Software Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Architect
6 10 (14.93%) Information Security Consultant
6 10 (14.93%) Security Advisor
7 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Security Architect
8 5 (7.46%) FPGA Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Hardware Support Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Head of Operations
10 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
11 2 (2.99%) Network Architect
11 2 (2.99%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 1 (1.49%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Web Services
2 9 (13.43%) Spring
3 7 (10.45%) Hibernate
3 7 (10.45%) HTML
3 7 (10.45%) CSS
3 7 (10.45%) jQuery
3 7 (10.45%) Spring MVC
4 6 (8.96%) Lucene
4 6 (8.96%) XML
5 5 (7.46%) JSP
6 4 (5.97%) J2EE
6 4 (5.97%) Spring Integration
7 3 (4.48%) WCF
7 3 (4.48%) WF
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (4.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (4.48%) Struts
7 3 (4.48%) ADO.NET
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) VHDL
2 11 (16.42%) RMADS
3 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (13.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
6 5 (7.46%) Physics
7 4 (5.97%) CMDB
8 2 (2.99%) Open Source
8 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.49%) EMV
9 1 (1.49%) PKI
9 1 (1.49%) CESG
9 1 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.49%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Linux
2 19 (28.36%) Windows
3 6 (8.96%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Digital Signal Processing
1 17 (25.37%) Signal Processing
2 16 (23.88%) Multithreading
3 15 (22.39%) Business Development
4 13 (19.40%) Software Testing
4 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
4 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
5 12 (17.91%) Coaching
5 12 (17.91%) Information Assurance
5 12 (17.91%) OO
6 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.93%) SOA
7 10 (14.93%) MVC
7 10 (14.93%) CRAMM
7 10 (14.93%) ISMS
7 10 (14.93%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
10 5 (7.46%) Security Architecture
10 5 (7.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) Java
2 19 (28.36%) C++
3 18 (26.87%) C
4 15 (22.39%) C#
4 15 (22.39%) SQL
5 12 (17.91%) MATLAB
6 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (61.19%) Degree
2 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
3 25 (37.31%) PhD
4 13 (19.40%) CISSP
5 11 (16.42%) CISM
6 5 (7.46%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.48%) MCP
7 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.49%) CISA
8 1 (1.49%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.49%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.93%) JSP 440
3 4 (5.97%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.48%) QA
5 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Oracle
2 3 (4.48%) Sybase
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) Intel
3 2 (2.99%) McAfee
3 2 (2.99%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.49%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.49%) Tripwire
4 1 (1.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.49%) NetIQ
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago