GRC Jobs in the South East

Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC)
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GRC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GRC over the 6 months to 27 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 276 335 353
Rank change year-on-year +59 +18 -9
Permanent jobs citing GRC 121 63 132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.70% 0.44% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.93% 2.50% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 102 44 76
10th Percentile - £42,950 £41,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,500 £60,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.83% -20.00% +30.43%
75th Percentile £55,000 £78,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £101,675 £86,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% - -

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East

GRC is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,455 2,518 3,197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 14.17% 17.78% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,612 1,225 1,903
10th Percentile £24,500 £30,372 £28,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £51,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% +5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -

GRC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GRC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GRC in the South East

GRC
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GRC in the South East.

Salary trend for GRC in the South East

GRC
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing GRC in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

Salary histogram for GRC in the South East

GRC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GRC within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 May 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Surrey +71 78 £50,500 -47.40% 1
Thames Valley +6 19 £62,500 +4.17% 4
Berkshire +5 17 £70,910 +18.18% 1
Hampshire -33 11 £75,000 +32.74% 6
Kent -8 8 £57,500 -11.54%
West Sussex - 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £47,500 - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
GRC
England

GRC
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.83%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Azure
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (1.65%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.65%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Network Security
2 2 (1.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
General
1 16 (13.22%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Social Skills
3 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.79%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.13%) Legal
6 4 (3.31%) Retail
7 3 (2.48%) Banking
7 3 (2.48%) Marketing
8 2 (1.65%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (1.65%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.65%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (54.55%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 66 (54.55%) Security Specialist
2 14 (11.57%) Security Manager
3 9 (7.44%) Consultant
3 9 (7.44%) Security Assurance Manager
3 9 (7.44%) Security Consultant
4 8 (6.61%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 8 (6.61%) Lead
5 7 (5.79%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 7 (5.79%) Head of Compliance
6 6 (4.96%) Head of Information
6 6 (4.96%) Head of Information Assurance
6 6 (4.96%) Senior
7 5 (4.13%) Analyst
7 5 (4.13%) Governance Manager
7 5 (4.13%) IT Governance Manager
7 5 (4.13%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.13%) IT Risk Manager
7 5 (4.13%) Risk Manager
8 3 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) CSS
1 2 (1.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.40%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.79%) Cyber Defence
4 6 (4.96%) Legacy Systems
5 4 (3.31%) Operational Technology
6 2 (1.65%) CMDB
6 2 (1.65%) Cyber Threat
6 2 (1.65%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.83%) Cloud Security Posture
7 1 (0.83%) Cyber Security Posture
7 1 (0.83%) SCADA
7 1 (0.83%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Linux
2 3 (2.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (20.66%) Risk Management
3 19 (15.70%) Information Security
4 15 (12.40%) Information Assurance
5 14 (11.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
7 10 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (8.26%) Project Management
7 10 (8.26%) Red Team
7 10 (8.26%) Security Management
7 10 (8.26%) Security Operations
8 9 (7.44%) Agile
8 9 (7.44%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (7.44%) Purple Team
8 9 (7.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (6.61%) DevSecOps
9 8 (6.61%) OWASP
9 8 (6.61%) Security Testing
9 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) CISSP
2 15 (12.40%) CISM
3 13 (10.74%) Degree
3 13 (10.74%) Security Cleared
4 10 (8.26%) GIAC
5 8 (6.61%) CRISC
5 8 (6.61%) GPEN
6 7 (5.79%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (5.79%) CISMP
6 7 (5.79%) CREST Certified
7 3 (2.48%) CGEIT
7 3 (2.48%) CISA
8 2 (1.65%) CASP
9 1 (0.83%) CEH
9 1 (0.83%) GCIA
9 1 (0.83%) GCIH
9 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (68.60%) NIST
2 67 (55.37%) Def Stans
3 24 (19.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (10.74%) NIST 800
5 11 (9.09%) GDPR
5 11 (9.09%) NCSC
6 7 (5.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (4.13%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (3.31%) PCI DSS
9 3 (2.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (1.65%) COBIT
10 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (1.65%) QA
10 2 (1.65%) SLA
10 2 (1.65%) SOC 2
11 1 (0.83%) ITGC
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 6 (4.96%) Nessus
2 3 (2.48%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.83%) QRadar
3 1 (0.83%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) SAP
2 6 (4.96%) Qualys
3 4 (3.31%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.48%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.83%) Ariba
5 1 (0.83%) Concur
5 1 (0.83%) Darktrace