Period
to 23 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 40 45
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 64 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.62% 6.50% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.66% 7.32% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 46
Guildford median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -26.09% +4.55%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,375 £51,250 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -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 739 683 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 87.98% 88.82% 88.40%
Number of salaries quoted 598 611 660
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +7.95%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 52 (81.25%) Degree
2 50 (78.13%) Security Architecture
3 49 (76.56%) TOGAF
4 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (75.00%) ITIL
5 47 (73.44%) UML
5 47 (73.44%) Project Management
5 47 (73.44%) Service Management
5 47 (73.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 47 (73.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 47 (73.44%) BPMN
5 47 (73.44%) Systems Analysis
5 47 (73.44%) Business Analysis
5 47 (73.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 47 (73.44%) Self-Motivation
6 46 (71.88%) Security Cleared
7 43 (67.19%) Management Information System
8 42 (65.63%) PRINCE2
8 42 (65.63%) Technical Architecture
8 42 (65.63%) MODAF
9 33 (51.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 31 (48.44%) Cyber Essentials
11 28 (43.75%) Scrum
12 27 (42.19%) DSDM
12 27 (42.19%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 20 (31.25%) RUP
13 20 (31.25%) Feasibility Study
14 18 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
15 15 (23.44%) Information Architecture
15 15 (23.44%) APMP

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 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (1.56%) IPsec
2 1 (1.56%) SSL
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (7.81%) Local Government
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Architect
2 22 (34.38%) Consultant
3 15 (23.44%) Technical Architect
3 15 (23.44%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (7.81%) ITSM Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.25%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) TOGAF Architect
9 1 (1.56%) CISSP Architect
9 1 (1.56%) Compliance Officer
9 1 (1.56%) Digital Architect
9 1 (1.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.56%) IT Analyst
9 1 (1.56%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (73.44%) Self-Motivation
2 43 (67.19%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) NHS
4 2 (3.13%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (78.13%) Security Architecture
2 49 (76.56%) TOGAF
3 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (75.00%) ITIL
4 47 (73.44%) BPMN
4 47 (73.44%) Business Analysis
4 47 (73.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 47 (73.44%) Project Management
4 47 (73.44%) Service Management
4 47 (73.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 47 (73.44%) Systems Analysis
4 47 (73.44%) UML
5 42 (65.63%) MODAF
5 42 (65.63%) PRINCE2
5 42 (65.63%) Technical Architecture
6 28 (43.75%) Scrum
7 27 (42.19%) DSDM
7 27 (42.19%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 20 (31.25%) Feasibility Study
8 20 (31.25%) RUP
Qualifications
1 52 (81.25%) Degree
2 46 (71.88%) Security Cleared
3 15 (23.44%) APMP
4 10 (15.63%) CISSP
5 5 (7.81%) CEH
5 5 (7.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (7.81%) MCSE
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.81%) RHCSA
6 4 (6.25%) CISA
6 4 (6.25%) CISM
7 3 (4.69%) CRISC
8 2 (3.13%) GIAC
8 2 (3.13%) MOS
8 2 (3.13%) SANS
8 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (73.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 33 (51.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (48.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (9.38%) GDPR
5 5 (7.81%) COBIT
5 5 (7.81%) SLA
6 1 (1.56%) GxP
6 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.81%) SAP
2 4 (6.25%) Computacenter
3 2 (3.13%) Apple
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) McAfee
3 2 (3.13%) Splunk