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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 48 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.96% 1.36% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 1.71% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Average salary £51,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
241 292 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 67.32% 79.13% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 216 267 273
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Woking region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Woking

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) CMDB
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) SLA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight