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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 54 68 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.49% 0.21% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.24% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £61,500 £75,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +47.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,000 £69,100
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
261 412 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 77.68% 85.30% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 258 375 248
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 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Woking

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 6 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 11 (73.33%) CISSP
2 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) SAP
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) GIAC
4 6 (40.00%) SSCP
4 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (40.00%) SAP Security
5 5 (33.33%) CEH
5 5 (33.33%) CISA
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) CCSP
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) SSL
6 4 (26.67%) VB
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) IPsec
6 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (26.67%) DMZ
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) SSL
1 4 (26.67%) DMZ
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) IPsec
1 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Security Project Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Operations Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Project Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Advisor
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) PKI
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) SAP Security
4 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) VB
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) SSCP
2 6 (40.00%) GIAC
3 5 (33.33%) CEH
3 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) CCSP
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) SAP