Period
to 23 April 2018

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

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 149 103
Rank change year-on-year +42 -46 +58
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 153 101 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.76% 1.86% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.18% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 111 96 201
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,875 £32,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £83,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

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 4,928 4,642 7,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.95% 85.50% 88.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,059 3,820 6,090
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 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 +12 41 £62,500 +4.17% 4
Camberley - 26 £105,000 - 1
Reigate - 19 £45,000 - 1
Staines -6 9 £57,500 -11.54% 7
Dorking - 9 - - 1
Godalming - 8 £57,500 -
Weybridge -8 6 £60,000 +41.18%
Redhill +24 3 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Leatherhead -2 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Egham +2 2 - -
Woking -5 2 £35,250 -54.52%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £75,000 -
Epsom - 1 - - 1
Farnham - 1 £32,500 -
Chertsey - 1 £60,000 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 64 (41.83%) Management Information System
2 59 (38.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (36.60%) Finance
4 47 (30.72%) CISSP
4 47 (30.72%) Problem-Solving
5 46 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (26.80%) ITIL
7 40 (26.14%) CISM
8 30 (19.61%) Firewall
8 30 (19.61%) Penetration Testing
9 29 (18.95%) Degree
10 28 (18.30%) NHS
11 27 (17.65%) Data Protection
11 27 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 27 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 26 (16.99%) PRINCE2
12 26 (16.99%) JavaScript
13 25 (16.34%) Security Management
13 25 (16.34%) Cybersecurity
14 24 (15.69%) Information Security Management
14 24 (15.69%) Network Security
14 24 (15.69%) TOGAF
15 23 (15.03%) Systems Analysis
15 23 (15.03%) Business Analysis
15 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (15.03%) Self-Motivation
16 22 (14.38%) BPMN
16 22 (14.38%) Enterprise Architecture
16 22 (14.38%) UML
16 22 (14.38%) RUP

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 4 (2.61%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.61%) Force.com
3 4 (2.61%) SaaS
4 3 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.61%) Firewall
2 24 (15.69%) Network Security
3 14 (9.15%) Internet
4 13 (8.50%) Wireless
5 10 (6.54%) LAN
6 9 (5.88%) VPN
7 7 (4.58%) WAN
8 6 (3.92%) IPsec
8 6 (3.92%) SSL
9 4 (2.61%) SAN
10 3 (1.96%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.65%) 802.11
11 1 (0.65%) BGP
11 1 (0.65%) MPLS
11 1 (0.65%) OSPF
11 1 (0.65%) RIP
11 1 (0.65%) SMS
11 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.65%) VLAN
11 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.61%) Big Data
3 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (9.15%) Maven
1 14 (9.15%) Selenium
2 9 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 56 (36.60%) Finance
2 10 (6.54%) Legal
3 5 (3.27%) Marketing
4 3 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.31%) Retail
5 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (22.88%) Architect
2 25 (16.34%) Analyst
2 25 (16.34%) Security Analyst
3 22 (14.38%) Consultant
3 22 (14.38%) Security Manager
4 17 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 17 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 13 (8.50%) Developer
5 13 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.19%) Enterprise Architect
6 11 (7.19%) Security Consultant
7 10 (6.54%) Security Architect
8 9 (5.88%) Information Manager
8 9 (5.88%) Information Security Architect
8 9 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (5.88%) Salesforce Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Security Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.23%) Principal Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (4.58%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.15%) Hibernate
1 14 (9.15%) Middleware
1 14 (9.15%) Spring
2 10 (6.54%) HTML
3 9 (5.88%) CSS
3 9 (5.88%) Visualforce
4 5 (3.27%) JSON
4 5 (3.27%) XML
5 4 (2.61%) 802.1X
5 4 (2.61%) DHTML
5 4 (2.61%) J2EE
5 4 (2.61%) J2SE
5 4 (2.61%) REST
5 4 (2.61%) SOAP
5 4 (2.61%) Web Services
6 3 (1.96%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.65%) .NET
7 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.65%) HTML5
7 1 (0.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (41.83%) Management Information System
2 28 (18.30%) NHS
3 23 (15.03%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (12.42%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.58%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (3.27%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.96%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.92%) Linux
1 6 (3.92%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.72%) Problem-Solving
2 46 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (26.80%) ITIL
4 30 (19.61%) Penetration Testing
5 27 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 26 (16.99%) PRINCE2
7 25 (16.34%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (16.34%) Security Management
8 24 (15.69%) Information Security Management
8 24 (15.69%) TOGAF
9 23 (15.03%) Business Analysis
9 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 23 (15.03%) Systems Analysis
10 22 (14.38%) BPMN
10 22 (14.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 22 (14.38%) RUP
10 22 (14.38%) UML
11 20 (13.07%) Risk Assessment
12 16 (10.46%) Project Management
13 15 (9.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.99%) JavaScript
2 19 (12.42%) Java
3 14 (9.15%) Java 8
4 11 (7.19%) SQL
5 9 (5.88%) Apex Code
6 5 (3.27%) VB
7 4 (2.61%) SOQL
7 4 (2.61%) SOSL
8 1 (0.65%) C
8 1 (0.65%) Perl
8 1 (0.65%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (30.72%) CISSP
2 40 (26.14%) CISM
3 29 (18.95%) Degree
4 27 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 17 (11.11%) CISA
6 15 (9.80%) APMP
6 15 (9.80%) CRISC
7 12 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (6.54%) GIAC
9 8 (5.23%) CCIE
9 8 (5.23%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 8 (5.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.27%) CCNP
10 5 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.61%) CEH
11 4 (2.61%) MCSE
12 3 (1.96%) CREST Certified
12 3 (1.96%) MBCS
12 3 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (38.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 21 (13.73%) GDPR
4 20 (13.07%) COBIT
5 17 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 14 (9.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (3.27%) GPG13
9 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (1.31%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 12 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (9.80%) Cisco
2 9 (5.88%) CA
2 9 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.27%) Oracle
3 5 (3.27%) SolarWinds
3 5 (3.27%) VMware
4 4 (2.61%) Palo Alto
4 4 (2.61%) Pardot
5 3 (1.96%) Capita
5 3 (1.96%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.96%) Fortinet
5 3 (1.96%) Juniper
5 3 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.31%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.65%) Google