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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 46 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 25 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.11% 1.83% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 2.54% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
506 551 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.09% 72.12% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 444 480 556
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 47 (65.28%) Security Cleared
2 45 (62.50%) Degree
3 34 (47.22%) Risk Management
4 30 (41.67%) Information Assurance
5 26 (36.11%) CISSP
5 26 (36.11%) RMADS
6 25 (34.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 24 (33.33%) ISMS
7 24 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
8 22 (30.56%) Java
8 22 (30.56%) SOA
8 22 (30.56%) CRAMM
9 21 (29.17%) Linux
10 19 (26.39%) CISM
10 19 (26.39%) Law
10 19 (26.39%) JSP 440
10 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (25.00%) PhD
12 14 (19.44%) Multithreading
13 13 (18.06%) Digital Signal Processing
13 13 (18.06%) Signal Processing
13 13 (18.06%) VHDL
13 13 (18.06%) C
13 13 (18.06%) C++
13 13 (18.06%) SQL
14 12 (16.67%) MySQL
14 12 (16.67%) Windows
15 10 (13.89%) ITIL
15 10 (13.89%) Hadoop
16 9 (12.50%) jQuery

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) HTTP
1 9 (12.50%) SAN
2 5 (6.94%) Wireless
2 5 (6.94%) Software-Defined Radio
3 4 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) MySQL
2 10 (13.89%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.94%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 9 (12.50%) Maven
1 9 (12.50%) YourKit
General
1 19 (26.39%) Law
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Consultant
2 23 (31.94%) Security Consultant
3 22 (30.56%) Security Advisor
4 20 (27.78%) Developer
5 19 (26.39%) Information Security Consultant
6 15 (20.83%) Architect
7 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Security Architect
9 5 (6.94%) FPGA Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Hardware Support Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
11 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Consultant
11 3 (4.17%) Compliance Consultant
11 3 (4.17%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
1 9 (12.50%) CSS
1 9 (12.50%) Web Services
1 9 (12.50%) Spring
1 9 (12.50%) Spring MVC
1 9 (12.50%) jQuery
1 9 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (9.72%) Struts
3 6 (8.33%) Lucene
3 6 (8.33%) Spring Integration
4 5 (6.94%) JSP
5 2 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.39%) .NET
6 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.11%) RMADS
2 13 (18.06%) VHDL
3 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.72%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.94%) Physics
5 5 (6.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (5.56%) CESG
6 4 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (5.56%) CMDB
7 2 (2.78%) SCADA
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.39%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Linux
2 12 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Risk Management
2 30 (41.67%) Information Assurance
3 24 (33.33%) ISMS
3 24 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 22 (30.56%) SOA
4 22 (30.56%) CRAMM
5 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (19.44%) Multithreading
7 13 (18.06%) Digital Signal Processing
7 13 (18.06%) Signal Processing
8 10 (13.89%) ITIL
9 9 (12.50%) MVC
9 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.11%) Coaching
10 8 (11.11%) Cyber Security
10 8 (11.11%) OO
10 8 (11.11%) Business Development
10 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 7 (9.72%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.56%) Java
2 13 (18.06%) C
2 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 13 (18.06%) C++
3 9 (12.50%) C#
3 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.39%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (65.28%) Security Cleared
2 45 (62.50%) Degree
3 26 (36.11%) CISSP
4 19 (26.39%) CISM
5 18 (25.00%) PhD
6 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) MCP
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (34.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (26.39%) JSP 440
3 7 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (4.17%) QA
5 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Intel
2 1 (1.39%) McAfee
2 1 (1.39%) ArcSight
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