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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 31 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 5.56% 2.02% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 2.49% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 15
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £21,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
213 361 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 78.89% 81.12% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 204 328 255
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 November 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Woking

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 5 (23.81%) SLA
6 5 (23.81%) CISSP
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) VLAN
7 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) SAP Security
7 4 (19.05%) SAP
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) SSCP
7 4 (19.05%) GIAC
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Network Design
8 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (14.29%) Dell

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) VLAN
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Information Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Security Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Security Advisor
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) CMDB
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) SAP Security
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Network Design
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) System Testing
8 1 (4.76%) SIEM
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) CISSP
3 4 (19.05%) SSCP
3 4 (19.05%) GIAC
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) HNC
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) HP