The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 182 218 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% 0.022% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.022% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £52,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
Security Specialist
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
3485 4477 4958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.08% 98.24% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 3821 4098
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Surrey

Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in Surrey

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 2 - -
Guildford +10 1 £70,000 -
Security Specialist
South East

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Security Specialist 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 Security Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) PKI
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) CISSP
6 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) SIEM
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) OWASP
7 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture

Security Specialist 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow