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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 44 71
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 39 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.15% 5.73% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 6.13% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 5
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 250 636 577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 76.69% 93.39% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 236 409 537
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 17 (68.00%) Service Management
2 17 (68.00%) Management Information System
2 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (64.00%) BPMN
3 16 (64.00%) Systems Analysis
3 16 (64.00%) Business Analysis
3 16 (64.00%) TOGAF
3 16 (64.00%) UML
3 16 (64.00%) RUP
3 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 16 (64.00%) NHS
4 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (52.00%) Logistics
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (52.00%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (52.00%) Degree
6 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
6 12 (48.00%) Physics
6 12 (48.00%) Information Assurance
6 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (40.00%) ITSM
7 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
7 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (36.00%) Project Management
9 7 (28.00%) APMP
9 7 (28.00%) COBIT
10 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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 1 (4.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) IPsec
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Local Government
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.00%) IT Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL Service Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) ITSM Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Management Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Audit Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Compliance Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Governance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Governance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Governance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
1 17 (68.00%) Management Information System
2 16 (64.00%) NHS
3 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (4.00%) Handset
5 1 (4.00%) PKI
5 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 17 (68.00%) Service Management
3 16 (64.00%) BPMN
3 16 (64.00%) Business Analysis
3 16 (64.00%) RUP
3 16 (64.00%) Systems Analysis
3 16 (64.00%) TOGAF
3 16 (64.00%) UML
4 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Logistics
5 13 (52.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (52.00%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (48.00%) Information Assurance
6 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
6 12 (48.00%) Physics
6 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
7 10 (40.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) APMP
4 4 (16.00%) CISM
4 4 (16.00%) CISSP
5 3 (12.00%) CISA
5 3 (12.00%) CRISC
6 2 (8.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (8.00%) CISMP
6 2 (8.00%) GISF
6 2 (8.00%) PCI QSA
6 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.00%) CCSP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 7 (28.00%) COBIT
3 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (8.00%) ISO27002
4 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (4.00%) FISMA
5 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Citrix
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle