Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 41 62
Rank change year-on-year -13 +21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 45 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.07% 5.43% 4.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 6.43% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 39
Guildford median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £42,875 £30,000 £31,697
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 796 560 1,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 89.74% 84.46% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 702 529 909
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,750 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Guildford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security in Guildford.

Salary trend for Information Security in Guildford

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 33 (73.33%) Management Information System
2 28 (62.22%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (42.22%) ITIL
5 18 (40.00%) NHS
5 18 (40.00%) CISSP
5 18 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 18 (40.00%) GDPR
6 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 15 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 15 (33.33%) RUP
6 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 15 (33.33%) UML
6 15 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 15 (33.33%) BPMN
6 15 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (33.33%) Degree
6 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 13 (28.89%) SIEM
8 12 (26.67%) Information Management
8 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 11 (24.44%) Data Protection
9 11 (24.44%) Threat Modelling
9 11 (24.44%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
9 11 (24.44%) Data Security
9 11 (24.44%) Project Management
10 10 (22.22%) Penetration Testing

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) VPN
2 5 (11.11%) Internet
3 4 (8.89%) IPsec
3 4 (8.89%) SSL
4 3 (6.67%) Network Security
5 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 2 (4.44%) LAN
5 2 (4.44%) WAN
5 2 (4.44%) Wireless
5 2 (4.44%) Wireless Security
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Security Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Consultant
4 11 (24.44%) IT Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) IT Security Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Information Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (15.56%) Architect
7 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) Security Manager
8 5 (11.11%) Systems Manager
9 4 (8.89%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
10 3 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
11 2 (4.44%) Compliance Analyst
11 2 (4.44%) Governance Analyst
11 2 (4.44%) Information Governance Analyst
11 2 (4.44%) Information Risk Analyst
11 2 (4.44%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 33 (73.33%) Management Information System
2 18 (40.00%) NHS
3 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (8.89%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Solaris
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (42.22%) ITIL
3 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) BPMN
3 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 15 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 15 (33.33%) RUP
3 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 15 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 15 (33.33%) UML
4 13 (28.89%) SIEM
5 12 (26.67%) Information Management
6 11 (24.44%) Data Protection
6 11 (24.44%) Data Security
6 11 (24.44%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (24.44%) Project Management
6 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
6 11 (24.44%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
1 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) CISSP
2 15 (33.33%) Degree
3 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (20.00%) APMP
5 6 (13.33%) CISA
5 6 (13.33%) CISM
6 5 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.44%) CEH
8 2 (4.44%) MBCS
8 2 (4.44%) MCSE
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.44%) RHCSA
9 1 (2.22%) CFCE
9 1 (2.22%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (40.00%) GDPR
2 18 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 15 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (15.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (8.89%) COBIT
5 4 (8.89%) GPG13
6 2 (4.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (4.44%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Nessus
2 1 (2.22%) EnCase
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) CA
2 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.44%) Capita
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco