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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 40 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 35 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.31% 3.31% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 4.60% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
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
554 631 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.07% 72.11% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 486 504 493
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (64.38%) Security Cleared
2 45 (61.64%) Degree
3 34 (46.58%) Risk Management
4 30 (41.10%) Information Assurance
5 27 (36.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (35.62%) RMADS
6 26 (35.62%) CISSP
7 25 (34.25%) Risk Analysis
7 25 (34.25%) ISMS
8 23 (31.51%) SOA
8 23 (31.51%) CRAMM
9 22 (30.14%) Java
10 21 (28.77%) Linux
11 19 (26.03%) Law
11 19 (26.03%) CISM
11 19 (26.03%) JSP 440
12 18 (24.66%) PhD
13 14 (19.18%) SQL
13 14 (19.18%) Multithreading
14 13 (17.81%) Digital Signal Processing
14 13 (17.81%) Signal Processing
14 13 (17.81%) C
14 13 (17.81%) C++
14 13 (17.81%) VHDL
15 12 (16.44%) MySQL
15 12 (16.44%) Windows
16 11 (15.07%) C#
17 10 (13.70%) Web Services
17 10 (13.70%) ITIL
18 9 (12.33%) Eclipse

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) HTTP
1 9 (12.33%) SAN
2 5 (6.85%) Software-Defined Radio
2 5 (6.85%) Wireless
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) MySQL
2 9 (12.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.48%) Big Data
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Eclipse
1 9 (12.33%) Maven
1 9 (12.33%) YourKit
General
1 19 (26.03%) Law
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Consultant
2 24 (32.88%) Security Consultant
3 22 (30.14%) Developer
3 22 (30.14%) Security Advisor
4 19 (26.03%) Information Security Consultant
5 13 (17.81%) Architect
6 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.85%) FPGA Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Hardware Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Security Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Risk Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Compliance Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Web Services
2 9 (12.33%) HTML
2 9 (12.33%) CSS
2 9 (12.33%) Spring MVC
2 9 (12.33%) jQuery
2 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
2 9 (12.33%) Spring
3 7 (9.59%) Struts
4 6 (8.22%) Lucene
4 6 (8.22%) Spring Integration
5 5 (6.85%) JSP
6 3 (4.11%) .NET
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.74%) J2EE
7 2 (2.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) RMADS
2 13 (17.81%) VHDL
3 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.59%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (6.85%) Physics
6 4 (5.48%) CMDB
6 4 (5.48%) CESG
6 4 (5.48%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (2.74%) SCADA
7 2 (2.74%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
2 12 (16.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Risk Management
2 30 (41.10%) Information Assurance
3 25 (34.25%) Risk Analysis
3 25 (34.25%) ISMS
4 23 (31.51%) SOA
4 23 (31.51%) CRAMM
5 14 (19.18%) Multithreading
6 13 (17.81%) Digital Signal Processing
6 13 (17.81%) Signal Processing
7 10 (13.70%) ITIL
8 9 (12.33%) MVC
8 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (10.96%) Cyber Security
9 8 (10.96%) Business Development
9 8 (10.96%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.96%) OO
10 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.59%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) Java
2 14 (19.18%) SQL
3 13 (17.81%) C
3 13 (17.81%) C++
4 11 (15.07%) C#
5 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.96%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.74%) VB
7 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (64.38%) Security Cleared
2 45 (61.64%) Degree
3 26 (35.62%) CISSP
4 19 (26.03%) CISM
5 18 (24.66%) PhD
6 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) MCP
7 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (26.03%) JSP 440
3 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (4.11%) QA
5 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.74%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
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