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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Security
South East / Surrey
Rank 154 199 216
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.038% 0.025% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.026% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £70,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £82,750 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-12.38% -2.64%

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
2557 3847 4392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.45% 97.15% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2121 3361 3680
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (50.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture

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 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) SLA