Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 70
Rank change year-on-year +2 +28 -18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 57 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.88% 5.37% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.82% 6.29% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 41
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.66% +2.17% +22.99%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £75,000 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 729 700 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 88.04% 85.37% 86.32%
Number of salaries quoted 647 636 1002
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 41 (71.93%) Management Information System
2 34 (59.65%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (45.61%) Degree
3 26 (45.61%) NHS
4 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
5 24 (42.11%) BPMN
5 24 (42.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (42.11%) TOGAF
5 24 (42.11%) Systems Analysis
5 24 (42.11%) Business Analysis
5 24 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 24 (42.11%) ITIL
5 24 (42.11%) PRINCE2
5 24 (42.11%) UML
5 24 (42.11%) RUP
6 21 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (35.09%) PCI DSS
8 19 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (33.33%) Service Management
9 17 (29.82%) CISSP
10 16 (28.07%) Project Management
10 16 (28.07%) Mathematics
10 16 (28.07%) Physics
10 16 (28.07%) Computer Science
10 16 (28.07%) GDPR
11 14 (24.56%) Logistics
12 12 (21.05%) Information Management
12 12 (21.05%) Zachman Framework

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Apache
1 3 (5.26%) nginx
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
2 5 (8.77%) Network Security
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.51%) DHCP
4 2 (3.51%) DNS
4 2 (3.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
General
1 7 (12.28%) Local Government
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Analyst
2 17 (29.82%) Security Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Consultant
4 14 (24.56%) Technical Consultant
5 12 (21.05%) Architect
5 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Architect
6 11 (19.30%) IT Analyst
6 11 (19.30%) IT Security Analyst
7 10 (17.54%) Information Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Compliance Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Governance Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Information Governance Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Information Risk Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Technical Support
10 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 41 (71.93%) Management Information System
2 26 (45.61%) NHS
3 16 (28.07%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) BPMN
2 24 (42.11%) Business Analysis
2 24 (42.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 24 (42.11%) ITIL
2 24 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 24 (42.11%) RUP
2 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 24 (42.11%) Systems Analysis
2 24 (42.11%) TOGAF
2 24 (42.11%) UML
3 19 (33.33%) Service Management
3 19 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (28.07%) Mathematics
4 16 (28.07%) Physics
4 16 (28.07%) Project Management
5 14 (24.56%) Logistics
6 12 (21.05%) Information Management
6 12 (21.05%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) C
2 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (45.61%) Degree
2 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
3 17 (29.82%) CISSP
4 12 (21.05%) APMP
5 5 (8.77%) CISA
5 5 (8.77%) CISM
5 5 (8.77%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.75%) CFCE
6 1 (1.75%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 21 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (35.09%) PCI DSS
4 16 (28.07%) GDPR
5 4 (7.02%) PMO
6 3 (5.26%) QA
7 2 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Nessus
2 1 (1.75%) EnCase
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) CA
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.26%) Juniper
3 3 (5.26%) Palo Alto
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft