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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 46 77 34
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -43
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.62% 0.35% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.44% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 28
Average salary £53,750 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £75,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £75,000 £69,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
257 457 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 79.08% 80.88% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 248 405 276
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISA
3 5 (62.50%) CEH
3 5 (62.50%) CCSP
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) DMZ
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (50.00%) PKI
4 4 (50.00%) WMI
4 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) IPsec
2 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) DMZ
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Security
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VB
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISA
3 5 (62.50%) CCSP
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) CEH
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SSCP
5 2 (25.00%) GIAC
6 1 (12.50%) CCSA
6 1 (12.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
3 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky