Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Information Assurance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Assurance over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 234 290
Rank change year-on-year -10 +56 -66
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 10 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.56% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 14
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -14.14% -10.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £30,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,250 £52,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -9.09%

Information Assurance 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 5,263 5,017 6,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.77% 85.45% 87.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,297 4,163 6,009
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Surrey

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Surrey.

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Surrey

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance in Surrey

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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 -37 6 - - 2
Reigate - 1 £57,500 -
Staines - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £42,500 -
Information Assurance
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Cryptography
3 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) PKI
4 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (60.00%) SIEM
4 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (60.00%) SABSA
4 6 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (60.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (60.00%) CREST Certified
4 6 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (60.00%) NHS
4 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment

Information Assurance
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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Compliance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Compliance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Information
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Assurance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) NHS
2 6 (60.00%) PKI
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Cryptography
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (60.00%) SABSA
3 6 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) SIEM
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Physics
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (60.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (10.00%) CEH
4 1 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft