Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 54 60
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 40 26 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.56% 4.01% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 4.91% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 47 38
Guildford median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £52,500 £30,000 £30,483
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,000 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +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 807 529 1,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 92.02% 81.51% 91.60%
Number of salaries quoted 701 504 875
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,375 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 29 (72.50%) Management Information System
2 27 (67.50%) ITIL
3 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (62.50%) NHS
5 23 (57.50%) Systems Analysis
5 23 (57.50%) Business Analysis
5 23 (57.50%) Degree
5 23 (57.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 23 (57.50%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (55.00%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (55.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (55.00%) BPMN
6 22 (55.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 22 (55.00%) TOGAF
6 22 (55.00%) PRINCE2
6 22 (55.00%) UML
6 22 (55.00%) RUP
7 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
8 14 (35.00%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (35.00%) MODAF
8 14 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (32.50%) APMP
9 13 (32.50%) Security Architecture
9 13 (32.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (32.50%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (32.50%) Service Management
9 13 (32.50%) Project Management
10 11 (27.50%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (27.50%) Data Protection
10 11 (27.50%) 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) VPN
2 7 (17.50%) Firewall
3 6 (15.00%) LAN
3 6 (15.00%) WAN
4 5 (12.50%) IPsec
4 5 (12.50%) SSL
5 3 (7.50%) Network Security
5 3 (7.50%) SAN
5 3 (7.50%) Wireless
5 3 (7.50%) Wireless Security
6 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Big Data
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Architect
2 13 (32.50%) Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 6 (15.00%) Systems Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Transformation Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Business Information Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) CISSP Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Security Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (72.50%) Management Information System
2 25 (62.50%) NHS
3 23 (57.50%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
7 3 (7.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (7.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (7.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) ITIL
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) Business Analysis
3 23 (57.50%) Systems Analysis
4 22 (55.00%) BPMN
4 22 (55.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 22 (55.00%) PRINCE2
4 22 (55.00%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (55.00%) RUP
4 22 (55.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 22 (55.00%) TOGAF
4 22 (55.00%) UML
5 14 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (35.00%) MODAF
5 14 (35.00%) Zachman Framework
6 13 (32.50%) Project Management
6 13 (32.50%) Security Architecture
6 13 (32.50%) Service Management
6 13 (32.50%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (27.50%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (32.50%) APMP
4 5 (12.50%) CISA
4 5 (12.50%) CISM
4 5 (12.50%) CISSP
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (7.50%) CEH
6 3 (7.50%) MBCS
6 3 (7.50%) MCSE
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (7.50%) RHCSA
7 2 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (57.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 13 (32.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (15.00%) GDPR
5 5 (12.50%) COBIT
6 4 (10.00%) GPG13
7 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) CA
2 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (7.50%) Capita
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft