Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 65 144
Rank change year-on-year +16 +79 -36
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 87 191 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 4.39% 4.37% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 4.72% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 189 77
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,625 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £58,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +6.36% +10.00%

Cybersecurity 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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,794 4,044 4,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 90.61% 92.50% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 3,291 3,885
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +12.63% -1.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,198 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.26% +5.56%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cybersecurity in Surrey.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cybersecurity in Surrey over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -11 24 £68,750 +5.77% 1
Reigate +40 18 £55,000 +91.30% 2
Epsom - 12 £52,500 -
Tadworth - 5 £77,500 -
Redhill +8 4 £70,000 -21.13%
Woking +14 2 £41,500 -27.83%
Banstead -1 2 £87,500 +59.09%
Godalming +4 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Horley +2 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 39 (44.83%) Finance
2 35 (40.23%) Firewall
3 31 (35.63%) Information Security
3 31 (35.63%) Azure
4 26 (29.89%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (28.74%) Cisco
6 22 (25.29%) Risk Management
7 21 (24.14%) CISSP
8 20 (22.99%) Degree
8 20 (22.99%) Network Security
9 19 (21.84%) TCP/IP
9 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
9 19 (21.84%) Cyber Defence
10 18 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 18 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 18 (20.69%) Palo Alto
11 17 (19.54%) Secure Coding
12 15 (17.24%) CISM
12 15 (17.24%) Security Architecture
13 14 (16.09%) Aruba
13 14 (16.09%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (16.09%) DataPower
13 14 (16.09%) SolarWinds
13 14 (16.09%) Meraki
13 14 (16.09%) BGP
13 14 (16.09%) OSPF
13 14 (16.09%) IBM
13 14 (16.09%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (14.94%) CISA
14 13 (14.94%) Management Information System

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (2.30%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) nginx
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (35.63%) Azure
2 8 (9.20%) AWS
2 8 (9.20%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.75%) IaaS
4 4 (4.60%) PaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Serverless
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.15%) GitHub
6 1 (1.15%) Office 365
6 1 (1.15%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (40.23%) Firewall
2 20 (22.99%) Network Security
3 19 (21.84%) TCP/IP
4 14 (16.09%) BGP
4 14 (16.09%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (16.09%) OSPF
4 14 (16.09%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (12.64%) VPN
6 10 (11.49%) WAN
7 6 (6.90%) LAN
7 6 (6.90%) Wireless
7 6 (6.90%) Wireless Security
8 5 (5.75%) HTTP
9 4 (4.60%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (3.45%) DNS
10 3 (3.45%) HTTPS
10 3 (3.45%) Internet
11 2 (2.30%) FTP
11 2 (2.30%) SMTP
12 1 (1.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon QuickSight
2 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
2 1 (1.15%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 39 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.15%) Games
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Architect
2 16 (18.39%) Security Architect
3 15 (17.24%) Analyst
3 15 (17.24%) Network Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Security Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) Security Manager
5 8 (9.20%) Consultant
5 8 (9.20%) Security Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (8.05%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Information Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Operational Security Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Operations Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.64%) Middleware
2 5 (5.75%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.30%) CSS
3 2 (2.30%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.30%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) LDAP
3 2 (2.30%) OAuth
3 2 (2.30%) SAML
3 2 (2.30%) Swagger
4 1 (1.15%) Ajax
4 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.15%) Django
4 1 (1.15%) jQuery
4 1 (1.15%) Kafka
4 1 (1.15%) Laravel
4 1 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.15%) Memcached
4 1 (1.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Cyber Defence
2 14 (16.09%) DataPower
3 13 (14.94%) Management Information System
4 12 (13.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (12.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (9.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (5.75%) PKI
8 4 (4.60%) Clustering
8 4 (4.60%) User Experience
9 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 2 (2.30%) Cyberattack
10 2 (2.30%) NHS
11 1 (1.15%) Cybercrime
11 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 1 (1.15%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.30%) CentOS
4 2 (2.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Information Security
2 26 (29.89%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (25.29%) Risk Management
4 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
5 18 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 17 (19.54%) Secure Coding
7 15 (17.24%) Security Architecture
8 13 (14.94%) OWASP
8 13 (14.94%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (12.64%) SIEM
10 10 (11.49%) ITIL
10 10 (11.49%) Scrum
11 9 (10.34%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 9 (10.34%) Threat Intelligence
12 8 (9.20%) Analytics
12 8 (9.20%) Ethical Hacking
12 8 (9.20%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 7 (8.05%) Investment Management
13 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.60%) Python
2 4 (4.60%) SQL
3 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.30%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (24.14%) CISSP
2 20 (22.99%) Degree
3 15 (17.24%) CISM
4 13 (14.94%) CISA
5 12 (13.79%) CEH
6 7 (8.05%) MCSE
6 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (6.90%) MBCS
7 6 (6.90%) RHCSA
8 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.45%) Master's Degree
10 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.15%) CHECK Team Member
11 1 (1.15%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.15%) IISP
11 1 (1.15%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.34%) NIST
3 8 (9.20%) NIST 800
4 6 (6.90%) GDPR
5 5 (5.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (5.75%) NCSC
6 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.15%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.15%) XenApp
2 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Ansible
1 6 (6.90%) Terraform
2 4 (4.60%) Puppet
3 2 (2.30%) logstash
4 1 (1.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Cisco
2 18 (20.69%) Palo Alto
3 14 (16.09%) Aruba
3 14 (16.09%) IBM
3 14 (16.09%) Meraki
3 14 (16.09%) SolarWinds
4 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.60%) Dell
5 4 (4.60%) F5
5 4 (4.60%) HP
5 4 (4.60%) VMware
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix
7 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.15%) SAP