Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 57 42
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15 +42
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 59 36 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.13% 4.96% 5.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 5.92% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 53 43
Guildford median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £44,500 £30,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +15.79%

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 724 608 1,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 87.44% 83.75% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 582 562 761
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.55% +7.22% -

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (76.27%) Degree
2 42 (71.19%) TOGAF
2 42 (71.19%) ITIL
3 41 (69.49%) Systems Analysis
3 41 (69.49%) Business Analysis
3 41 (69.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 41 (69.49%) Self-Motivation
4 40 (67.80%) Enterprise Architecture
4 40 (67.80%) BPMN
4 40 (67.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 40 (67.80%) PRINCE2
4 40 (67.80%) UML
5 38 (64.41%) Management Information System
5 38 (64.41%) Security Cleared
6 37 (62.71%) MODAF
6 37 (62.71%) Security Architecture
7 34 (57.63%) Service Management
7 34 (57.63%) Project Management
7 34 (57.63%) Technical Architecture
8 27 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (44.07%) Cyber Essentials
10 23 (38.98%) RUP
11 20 (33.90%) Zachman Framework
12 17 (28.81%) APMP
12 17 (28.81%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (28.81%) DSDM
12 17 (28.81%) Scrum
12 17 (28.81%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 15 (25.42%) Information 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) LAN
2 5 (8.47%) WAN
3 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 3 (5.08%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (3.39%) IPsec
5 2 (3.39%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Big Data
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Architect
2 15 (25.42%) Consultant
3 14 (23.73%) Technical Architect
4 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Architect
4 13 (22.03%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Security Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Information Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.39%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (69.49%) Self-Motivation
2 38 (64.41%) Management Information System
3 13 (22.03%) NHS
4 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.78%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.39%) iPad
7 1 (1.69%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (71.19%) ITIL
2 42 (71.19%) TOGAF
3 41 (69.49%) Business Analysis
3 41 (69.49%) Systems Analysis
4 40 (67.80%) BPMN
4 40 (67.80%) Enterprise Architecture
4 40 (67.80%) PRINCE2
4 40 (67.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 40 (67.80%) UML
5 37 (62.71%) MODAF
5 37 (62.71%) Security Architecture
6 34 (57.63%) Project Management
6 34 (57.63%) Service Management
6 34 (57.63%) Technical Architecture
7 23 (38.98%) RUP
8 20 (33.90%) Zachman Framework
9 17 (28.81%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (28.81%) DSDM
9 17 (28.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (76.27%) Degree
2 38 (64.41%) Security Cleared
3 17 (28.81%) APMP
4 10 (16.95%) CISSP
5 5 (8.47%) CEH
5 5 (8.47%) CISA
5 5 (8.47%) CISM
5 5 (8.47%) MCSE
5 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.47%) RHCSA
6 4 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (3.39%) CRISC
7 2 (3.39%) GIAC
7 2 (3.39%) MOS
7 2 (3.39%) SANS
8 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.69%) MBCS
8 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (69.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 27 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (44.07%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (5.08%) GDPR
5 2 (3.39%) SLA
6 1 (1.69%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) CA
2 4 (6.78%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Apple
4 2 (3.39%) McAfee
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) Splunk
5 1 (1.69%) Capita
5 1 (1.69%) Computacenter