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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 32 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 5.30% 2.26% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 2.88% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 14
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +64.28%
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
218 312 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 82.58% 78.20% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 201 298 236
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
1 14 (60.87%) Security Architecture
2 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
3 10 (43.48%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
4 9 (39.13%) CISSP
5 8 (34.78%) SAP
5 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (34.78%) SSCP
5 8 (34.78%) GIAC
5 8 (34.78%) Strategic Planning
5 8 (34.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (34.78%) SAP Security
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 4 (17.39%) VLAN
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Marketing
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) VLAN
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Security Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Security Project Manager
4 6 (26.09%) Information Security Project Manager
4 6 (26.09%) Information Manager
4 6 (26.09%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (26.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Security Advisor
6 2 (8.70%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.35%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) IT Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Security Architecture
2 10 (43.48%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
4 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
4 8 (34.78%) Strategic Planning
4 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (34.78%) SAP Security
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Network Design
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CISSP
2 8 (34.78%) SSCP
2 8 (34.78%) GIAC
3 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) HNC
6 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
1 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) SAP
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) HP