Period
to 23 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 95 146
Rank change year-on-year -12 +51 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 124 199 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.74% 3.40% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 3.76% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 113 152 98
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £40,500 £42,500 £36,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £110,000 £81,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year - +2.68% +1.82%

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 4,159 5,286 5,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.93% 90.41% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,425 4,355 4,163
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £67,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -31 20 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Staines +14 16 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Epsom - 9 £85,000 -
Egham +31 6 £57,500 -
Chertsey +6 6 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Cobham - 6 - -
Whyteleafe - 6 £50,000 - 3
Camberley -7 5 £50,000 -52.38% 2
Redhill -8 5 £71,000 +13.60% 2
Farnham +13 3 £32,292 -0.64%
Banstead - 2 £50,000 -
Leatherhead -1 1 - - 1
Reigate -35 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 (51.61%) Management Information System
2 41 (33.06%) Project Management
3 39 (31.45%) ITIL
3 39 (31.45%) CISSP
4 35 (28.23%) Degree
5 30 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (23.39%) Risk Management
7 28 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 28 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (21.77%) CISM
9 26 (20.97%) Finance
9 26 (20.97%) GDPR
10 25 (20.16%) PRINCE2
11 23 (18.55%) Firewall
11 23 (18.55%) Network Security
12 20 (16.13%) TOGAF
12 20 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (15.32%) Security Architecture
13 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
13 19 (15.32%) Business Analysis
14 18 (14.52%) Service Delivery
15 17 (13.71%) Information Security Management
15 17 (13.71%) Security Management
15 17 (13.71%) Windows
15 17 (13.71%) Systems Analysis
15 17 (13.71%) VMware
15 17 (13.71%) Data Protection
16 16 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection

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 (4.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.23%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.61%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) Site Server
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.61%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.61%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.81%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Office 365
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.65%) SaaS
4 5 (4.03%) PaaS
5 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) Firewall
1 23 (18.55%) Network Security
2 16 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (9.68%) Internet
4 11 (8.87%) DNS
4 11 (8.87%) VPN
5 9 (7.26%) SAN
6 6 (4.84%) WAN
7 5 (4.03%) Intranet
7 5 (4.03%) IPsec
7 5 (4.03%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.23%) DHCP
8 4 (3.23%) LAN
9 3 (2.42%) MPLS
9 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.61%) PABX
10 2 (1.61%) PBX
10 2 (1.61%) VoIP
11 1 (0.81%) HTTP
11 1 (0.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) MS Access
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) GIS
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 26 (20.97%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.06%) Local Government
4 4 (3.23%) Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Electronics
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (16.13%) Analyst
2 18 (14.52%) Security Engineer
3 14 (11.29%) Security Analyst
4 11 (8.87%) Information Analyst
4 11 (8.87%) Information Security Analyst
5 10 (8.06%) Architect
5 10 (8.06%) Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) Security Manager
7 8 (6.45%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) CISSP Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Delivery Director
8 7 (5.65%) IT Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) IT Security Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) ITSM Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) CISSP Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) DBA
9 6 (4.84%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.84%) IT Security Manager
9 6 (4.84%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) .NET
2 6 (4.84%) EDI
3 5 (4.03%) .NET Core
3 5 (4.03%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (4.03%) CSS
3 5 (4.03%) Entity Framework
3 5 (4.03%) HTML
3 5 (4.03%) HTML5
3 5 (4.03%) jQuery
3 5 (4.03%) NHibernate
3 5 (4.03%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.61%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 64 (51.61%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.10%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.26%) NHS
5 8 (6.45%) PKI
6 5 (4.03%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.03%) e-Learning
6 5 (4.03%) FlexPod
6 5 (4.03%) LIMS
7 3 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.42%) User Experience
8 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.81%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.71%) Windows
2 8 (6.45%) Linux
3 7 (5.65%) Windows 10
3 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.23%) Solaris
5 4 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Project Management
2 39 (31.45%) ITIL
3 29 (23.39%) Risk Management
4 28 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (20.16%) PRINCE2
6 20 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (16.13%) TOGAF
7 19 (15.32%) Business Analysis
7 19 (15.32%) Security Architecture
8 18 (14.52%) Service Delivery
9 17 (13.71%) Data Protection
9 17 (13.71%) Information Security Management
9 17 (13.71%) Security Management
9 17 (13.71%) Systems Analysis
10 16 (12.90%) Service Management
10 16 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (12.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (12.10%) ISMS
12 13 (10.48%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.10%) SQL
2 7 (5.65%) C#
3 5 (4.03%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.03%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.03%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.03%) VBScript
4 2 (1.61%) C
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (31.45%) CISSP
2 35 (28.23%) Degree
3 27 (21.77%) CISM
4 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.68%) CISA
6 10 (8.06%) CISMP
7 9 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (7.26%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (6.45%) SSCP
9 7 (5.65%) SC Cleared
10 6 (4.84%) DBS Check
10 6 (4.84%) ISEB
10 6 (4.84%) MCP
11 5 (4.03%) NCIE
12 4 (3.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 4 (3.23%) CCNA
12 4 (3.23%) CCSP
12 4 (3.23%) CRISC
12 4 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (20.97%) GDPR
3 14 (11.29%) SLA
4 12 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (5.65%) COBIT
5 7 (5.65%) PCI DSS
6 6 (4.84%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (3.23%) FISMA
7 4 (3.23%) ISO 9001
8 3 (2.42%) ISO 22301
9 2 (1.61%) HIPAA
9 2 (1.61%) QA
9 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.42%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.61%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.61%) Firmware
4 2 (1.61%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.81%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (3.23%) SCOM
1 4 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.42%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.81%) Nessus
4 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.71%) VMware
3 15 (12.10%) Cisco
4 9 (7.26%) SAP
5 8 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.84%) Citrix
6 6 (4.84%) HP
6 6 (4.84%) McAfee
7 5 (4.03%) 3PAR
7 5 (4.03%) Apple
7 5 (4.03%) Computacenter
7 5 (4.03%) NetApp
7 5 (4.03%) Virgin Media
8 4 (3.23%) Lotus
9 3 (2.42%) Dell
9 3 (2.42%) Sophos
9 3 (2.42%) Veeam
10 2 (1.61%) IBM
10 2 (1.61%) TOWER Software
10 2 (1.61%) Trend Micro