The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Head of Security featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Security
Rank 190 - 222
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.029% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £70,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Head of Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3357 4117 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.45% 97.08% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 3604 3736
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Head of Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured Head of Security in the job title.

Head of Security Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Head of Security
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Security across the Surrey region.

Head of Security Salary Trend in Surrey

Head of Security Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Head of Security job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Head of Security in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (90.91%) CISSP
3 9 (81.82%) PCI DSS
4 8 (72.73%) ISO27002
4 8 (72.73%) ISMS
4 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
4 8 (72.73%) Retail
4 8 (72.73%) Information Security Management
4 8 (72.73%) Security Management
4 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
4 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
5 7 (63.64%) Data Protection
5 7 (63.64%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (54.55%) Project Governance
7 5 (45.45%) CISM
7 5 (45.45%) Automotive
7 5 (45.45%) Project Management
8 3 (27.27%) CISA
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (18.18%) GIS
9 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 2 (18.18%) CEH
9 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (18.18%) Degree
9 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (18.18%) CLAS
9 2 (18.18%) Information Governance

Head of Security Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) GIS
General
1 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (63.64%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security Management
2 8 (72.73%) ISMS
2 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
2 8 (72.73%) Security Management
3 7 (63.64%) Data Protection
4 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (54.55%) Project Governance
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
8 1 (9.09%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) CISA
4 2 (18.18%) CEH
4 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (18.18%) CLAS
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) PCI DSS
3 8 (72.73%) ISO27002