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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 51 71 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.58% 0.20% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.23% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 16
Average salary £61,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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
246 431 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 77.85% 86.37% 74.54%
Number of salaries quoted 241 390 248
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Woking

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) CISA
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) CCSP
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) CEH
3 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (40.00%) SAP Security
4 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (40.00%) PKI
4 4 (40.00%) WMI
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) DMZ
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) SSCP
4 4 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SSL

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (40.00%) DMZ
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Security Operations Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Security Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) PKI
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Security
2 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (40.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CISA
2 5 (50.00%) CCSP
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) CEH
3 4 (40.00%) SSCP
3 4 (40.00%) GIAC
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SAP