Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 120 154
Rank change year-on-year +48 +34 -20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 250 160 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.98% 2.51% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 2.92% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 200 136 160
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,875 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 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 5585 5472 7365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.83% 85.75% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4531 4561 6406
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Surrey

Information Security
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Surrey

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Surrey over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Surrey

Information Security
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 Security within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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 +1 52 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Reigate +10 49 £52,500 +40.00%
Staines +32 36 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Camberley - 20 £90,000 -
Redhill +24 13 £65,000 -8.77%
Chertsey +3 5 £42,500 -
Godalming -11 3 £67,500 +68.75%
Leatherhead +18 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Woking -1 2 £42,500 -13.27%
Weybridge -2 2 £60,000 +41.18%
Egham -27 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £75,000 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Security.

1 128 (51.20%) CISSP
2 118 (47.20%) Finance
3 114 (45.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 100 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 95 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
6 81 (32.40%) Cybersecurity
7 79 (31.60%) Risk Management
7 79 (31.60%) Risk Assessment
8 73 (29.20%) CISM
9 67 (26.80%) Firewall
10 58 (23.20%) ITIL
11 57 (22.80%) Information Security Management
11 57 (22.80%) Security Management
12 52 (20.80%) Network Security
13 51 (20.40%) Risk Analysis
14 49 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (18.40%) CRISC
16 43 (17.20%) Degree
17 41 (16.40%) PRINCE2
17 41 (16.40%) Active Directory
18 40 (16.00%) Process Improvement
19 37 (14.80%) IT Governance
20 36 (14.40%) GIAC
20 36 (14.40%) PCI DSS
20 36 (14.40%) Data Centre
21 33 (13.20%) Enterprise Architecture
22 31 (12.40%) Strategic Planning
23 30 (12.00%) TOGAF
23 30 (12.00%) Project Management
24 27 (10.80%) Data Protection

Information Security
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 5 (2.00%) Apache
2 4 (1.60%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.20%) IIS
3 3 (1.20%) nginx
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.80%) IaaS
2 16 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.40%) SaaS
3 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (26.80%) Firewall
2 52 (20.80%) Network Security
3 12 (4.80%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.40%) Internet
5 10 (4.00%) SAN
6 5 (2.00%) Wireless
7 4 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.60%) FCoE
7 4 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (1.20%) Junos
8 3 (1.20%) LAN
8 3 (1.20%) WAN
9 2 (0.80%) NGN
9 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.80%) VPN
10 1 (0.40%) HTTP
10 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.40%) SMS
10 1 (0.40%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.60%) RDBMS
2 4 (1.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.40%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Selenium
2 10 (4.00%) Maven
3 2 (0.80%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.80%) JIRA
3 2 (0.80%) TestComplete
3 2 (0.80%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.40%) AppScan
4 1 (0.40%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 118 (47.20%) Finance
2 10 (4.00%) Banking
3 8 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.80%) Legal
5 6 (2.40%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.00%) Local Government
7 2 (0.80%) Billing
7 2 (0.80%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (30.80%) Analyst
2 73 (29.20%) Security Analyst
3 51 (20.40%) Information Analyst
4 47 (18.80%) Information Security Analyst
5 38 (15.20%) Consultant
6 37 (14.80%) Architect
7 23 (9.20%) Security Manager
8 19 (7.60%) IT Analyst
8 19 (7.60%) IT Security Analyst
8 19 (7.60%) Security Consultant
9 14 (5.60%) Information Security Manager
10 13 (5.20%) Information Manager
10 13 (5.20%) Information Security Consultant
10 13 (5.20%) Security Architect
10 13 (5.20%) Security Specialist
11 12 (4.80%) Enterprise Architect
11 12 (4.80%) Governance Analyst
11 12 (4.80%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (4.00%) Business Development Manager
12 10 (4.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.80%) Web Services
2 10 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (4.00%) Middleware
3 9 (3.60%) Spring
4 6 (2.40%) .NET
4 6 (2.40%) HTML
4 6 (2.40%) JSON
4 6 (2.40%) RESTful
4 6 (2.40%) XML
5 5 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (2.00%) HTML5
6 2 (0.80%) LAMP
7 1 (0.40%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.40%) Ajax
7 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 100 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 36 (14.40%) Data Centre
3 25 (10.00%) NHS
4 19 (7.60%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.40%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.60%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.20%) Wiki
10 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.80%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.40%) Windows
2 14 (5.60%) Linux
3 12 (4.80%) Unix
4 6 (2.40%) Android
4 6 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) CentOS
5 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
2 81 (32.40%) Cybersecurity
3 79 (31.60%) Risk Assessment
3 79 (31.60%) Risk Management
4 58 (23.20%) ITIL
5 57 (22.80%) Information Security Management
5 57 (22.80%) Security Management
6 51 (20.40%) Risk Analysis
7 49 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (16.40%) PRINCE2
9 40 (16.00%) Process Improvement
10 37 (14.80%) IT Governance
11 33 (13.20%) Enterprise Architecture
12 31 (12.40%) Strategic Planning
13 30 (12.00%) Project Management
13 30 (12.00%) TOGAF
14 27 (10.80%) Data Protection
15 26 (10.40%) Security Architecture
16 25 (10.00%) Security Operations
17 24 (9.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.00%) Java
2 11 (4.40%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.60%) SQL
4 8 (3.20%) Perl
4 8 (3.20%) PHP
5 5 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.60%) C
6 4 (1.60%) Python
7 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.80%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 128 (51.20%) CISSP
2 73 (29.20%) CISM
3 46 (18.40%) CRISC
4 43 (17.20%) Degree
5 36 (14.40%) GIAC
6 25 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 16 (6.40%) APMP
8 15 (6.00%) CCNP
8 15 (6.00%) CEH
8 15 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (5.60%) CISA
10 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (3.60%) MCSE
12 6 (2.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 4 (1.60%) NCIE
13 4 (1.60%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.60%) PMP
13 4 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.20%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (45.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (14.40%) PCI DSS
3 27 (10.80%) GDPR
4 25 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 20 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 7 (2.80%) QA
7 5 (2.00%) COBIT
7 5 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (2.00%) PMO
7 5 (2.00%) SLA
8 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.80%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.40%) BS7799
10 1 (0.40%) FIPS 140-2
10 1 (0.40%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 41 (16.40%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.80%) Docker
3 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.80%) Xen
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.60%) vCenter Server
2 3 (1.20%) Nessus
3 2 (0.80%) Ansible
3 2 (0.80%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.80%) Puppet
4 1 (0.40%) EnCase
4 1 (0.40%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.40%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (7.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.40%) VMware
3 12 (4.80%) Cisco
4 10 (4.00%) CA
5 6 (2.40%) Qualys
6 5 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.60%) 3PAR
7 4 (1.60%) Aquila
7 4 (1.60%) HP
7 4 (1.60%) NetApp
7 4 (1.60%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.80%) IBM
8 2 (0.80%) Juniper
8 2 (0.80%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.40%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.40%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.40%) Capita
9 1 (0.40%) McAfee
9 1 (0.40%) Splunk
9 1 (0.40%) Tripwire