The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 47 49 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.76% 1.56% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.96% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £40,500 £61,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.14% -18.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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 Woking region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
280 255 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 82.35% 79.69% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 244 250 416
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of job ads across the Woking region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Information Security
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Woking

Information Security
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Server Patching
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Security Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat