Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 106
Rank change year-on-year +2 +34 +45
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 201 262 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.98% 4.20% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 4.64% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 165 207 163
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £43,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% -3.64% +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 4,551 5,642 5,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 90.14% 90.50% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,814 4,563 4,951
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,800 £28,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -2 58 £52,500 +23.53% 6
Staines -12 16 £75,000 +30.43% 2
Redhill +17 15 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Epsom - 14 £81,250 - 1
Camberley -4 10 £60,000 -8.40% 1
Leatherhead +1 7 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Reigate -32 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Weybridge -6 4 £71,250 +18.75%
Horley - 4 £50,000 -
Chertsey +4 3 £42,000 -1.18% 1
Cobham - 3 £55,000 - 2
Farnham - 3 £32,292 -
Godalming -8 2 £60,000 -
Woking +17 1 £52,500 +23.53%
Whyteleafe - 1 £47,500 - 1
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 87 (43.28%) Management Information System
2 78 (38.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 72 (35.82%) ITIL
4 66 (32.84%) CISSP
5 60 (29.85%) Project Management
5 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (27.86%) TOGAF
6 56 (27.86%) Security Architecture
7 55 (27.36%) Degree
8 54 (26.87%) Security Cleared
9 51 (25.37%) PRINCE2
10 48 (23.88%) Business Analysis
11 46 (22.89%) Service Management
12 45 (22.39%) Self-Motivation
13 43 (21.39%) Systems Analysis
14 42 (20.90%) Enterprise Architecture
15 41 (20.40%) BPMN
15 41 (20.40%) UML
15 41 (20.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 41 (20.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 39 (19.40%) Cybersecurity
16 39 (19.40%) CISM
16 39 (19.40%) Risk Management
17 37 (18.41%) GDPR
18 36 (17.91%) Finance
18 36 (17.91%) Network Security
18 36 (17.91%) Technical Architecture
18 36 (17.91%) MODAF
19 33 (16.42%) Cyber Essentials
20 30 (14.93%) Firewall

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 3 (1.49%) Apache
1 3 (1.49%) IBM Domino
1 3 (1.49%) lighttpd
1 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.49%) nginx
1 3 (1.49%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.49%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.49%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.49%) SAP MM
2 5 (2.49%) SAP R/3
2 5 (2.49%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (2.49%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.48%) Office 365
2 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.91%) Network Security
2 30 (14.93%) Firewall
3 23 (11.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (8.46%) VPN
5 16 (7.96%) Internet
6 15 (7.46%) DNS
7 13 (6.47%) IPsec
8 7 (3.48%) Broadband
9 4 (1.99%) LAN
9 4 (1.99%) SAN
9 4 (1.99%) WAN
10 3 (1.49%) DHCP
10 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.00%) Cisco Firepower
11 2 (1.00%) SSL
12 1 (0.50%) HTTP
12 1 (0.50%) Intranet
12 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.50%) VLAN
12 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) MS Access
2 3 (1.49%) MySQL
2 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.00%) Big Data
4 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 36 (17.91%) Finance
2 18 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.47%) Legal
4 9 (4.48%) Local Government
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (18.41%) Architect
2 30 (14.93%) Security Engineer
3 24 (11.94%) Consultant
4 19 (9.45%) Information Manager
4 19 (9.45%) Security Manager
5 18 (8.96%) Analyst
5 18 (8.96%) Security Officer
6 17 (8.46%) Information Security Manager
6 17 (8.46%) Security Analyst
7 16 (7.96%) Information Officer
7 16 (7.96%) Information Security Officer
8 14 (6.97%) Security Architect
9 13 (6.47%) Technical Architect
9 13 (6.47%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (5.97%) Information Analyst
10 12 (5.97%) Information Security Analyst
11 11 (5.47%) Enterprise Architect
12 9 (4.48%) Network Engineer
13 8 (3.98%) IT Security Engineer
13 8 (3.98%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.99%) EDI
2 3 (1.49%) .NET
2 3 (1.49%) LAMP
2 3 (1.49%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (1.49%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (1.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.50%) CSS
4 1 (0.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.50%) HTML5
4 1 (0.50%) jQuery
4 1 (0.50%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (43.28%) Management Information System
2 45 (22.39%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (9.95%) PKI
4 8 (3.98%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.99%) Cyberattack
6 5 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.49%) FlexPod
6 5 (2.49%) NHS
7 3 (1.49%) User Experience
8 2 (1.00%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.00%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.00%) iPad
8 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.50%) LIMS
9 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.94%) Windows
2 17 (8.46%) Linux
3 11 (5.47%) Solaris
4 6 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.49%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.82%) ITIL
2 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.85%) Project Management
3 56 (27.86%) Security Architecture
3 56 (27.86%) TOGAF
4 51 (25.37%) PRINCE2
5 48 (23.88%) Business Analysis
6 46 (22.89%) Service Management
7 43 (21.39%) Systems Analysis
8 42 (20.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 41 (20.40%) BPMN
9 41 (20.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 41 (20.40%) UML
10 39 (19.40%) Cybersecurity
10 39 (19.40%) Risk Management
11 36 (17.91%) MODAF
11 36 (17.91%) Technical Architecture
12 26 (12.94%) Data Protection
13 25 (12.44%) ISMS
14 24 (11.94%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.49%) SQL
2 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
2 3 (1.49%) C#
2 3 (1.49%) Perl
2 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.49%) Python
2 3 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (32.84%) CISSP
2 55 (27.36%) Degree
3 54 (26.87%) Security Cleared
4 39 (19.40%) CISM
5 27 (13.43%) SSCP
6 20 (9.95%) CISA
7 19 (9.45%) CISMP
8 17 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (7.96%) CEH
10 13 (6.47%) APMP
11 10 (4.98%) SC Cleared
12 9 (4.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 9 (4.48%) CCSP
12 9 (4.48%) PMP
13 8 (3.98%) CCNA
14 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (2.99%) ISEB
15 6 (2.99%) MCSE
15 6 (2.99%) VCP6
15 6 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (38.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (20.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 37 (18.41%) GDPR
4 33 (16.42%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (5.47%) FISMA
6 10 (4.98%) SLA
7 9 (4.48%) PCI DSS
8 6 (2.99%) COBIT
9 4 (1.99%) QA
10 3 (1.49%) ISO 22301
11 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
11 2 (1.00%) HIPAA
11 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
11 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.50%) GxP
12 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.50%) PMO
12 1 (0.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.49%) Docker
3 3 (1.49%) KVM
4 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.98%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (3.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.49%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.49%) SCOM
3 3 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (7.96%) Microsoft
1 16 (7.96%) VMware
2 15 (7.46%) Cisco
3 14 (6.97%) SAP
4 13 (6.47%) McAfee
5 9 (4.48%) Symantec
6 8 (3.98%) Sophos
7 7 (3.48%) Trend Micro
8 6 (2.99%) Apple
8 6 (2.99%) Computacenter
8 6 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.49%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.49%) Citrix
9 5 (2.49%) HP
9 5 (2.49%) NetApp
9 5 (2.49%) Veeam
10 4 (1.99%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.49%) Aquila
11 3 (1.49%) Lotus
11 3 (1.49%) Scality