Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 143 143
Rank change year-on-year +58 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 211 119 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.52% 2.01% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.36% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 164 106 143
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £94,400 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% -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 5,315 5,037 6,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.78% 85.26% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,337 4,182 5,930
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,700 £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 24 January 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 24 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
Reigate +25 46 £52,500 +40.00%
Guildford -13 45 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Staines +24 24 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Camberley - 23 £100,000 - 1
Redhill +23 11 £65,000 +4.00%
Leatherhead +22 4 £50,000 +51.52% 3
Chertsey - 3 £42,500 -
Godalming - 3 £67,500 - 2
Woking +1 1 £42,500 -13.27% 2
Farnham -4 1 £32,500 -39.25%
Weybridge -5 1 £60,000 +41.18%
Egham -16 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £75,000 - 1
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 108 (51.18%) CISSP
2 105 (49.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 102 (48.34%) Finance
4 83 (39.34%) Management Information System
5 80 (37.91%) Penetration Testing
6 65 (30.81%) Risk Assessment
6 65 (30.81%) CISM
7 64 (30.33%) Cybersecurity
8 62 (29.38%) Firewall
9 57 (27.01%) Risk Management
10 51 (24.17%) Network Security
11 50 (23.70%) Security Management
11 50 (23.70%) Information Security Management
12 49 (23.22%) ITIL
13 45 (21.33%) Risk Analysis
13 45 (21.33%) CRISC
14 40 (18.96%) Active Directory
15 39 (18.48%) Process Improvement
16 37 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (17.06%) GIAC
18 35 (16.59%) IT Governance
19 32 (15.17%) PCI DSS
20 31 (14.69%) Strategic Planning
20 31 (14.69%) PRINCE2
21 30 (14.22%) Degree
21 30 (14.22%) GDPR
22 29 (13.74%) Data Protection
23 24 (11.37%) Data Centre
24 23 (10.90%) Data Security
25 21 (9.95%) NHS

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 (1.42%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.27%) IaaS
2 8 (3.79%) SaaS
3 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (29.38%) Firewall
2 51 (24.17%) Network Security
3 10 (4.74%) Internet
4 8 (3.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.32%) SAN
5 7 (3.32%) VPN
5 7 (3.32%) Wireless
6 4 (1.90%) IPsec
6 4 (1.90%) SSL
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.42%) FCoE
7 3 (1.42%) Junos
7 3 (1.42%) LAN
7 3 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.42%) WAN
8 2 (0.95%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.47%) HTTP
9 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
1 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
1 4 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (6.16%) Maven
1 13 (6.16%) Selenium
2 1 (0.47%) AppScan
2 1 (0.47%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.47%) Xcode
General
1 102 (48.34%) Finance
2 7 (3.32%) Banking
3 6 (2.84%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.37%) Legal
5 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.95%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (34.60%) Analyst
2 71 (33.65%) Security Analyst
3 49 (23.22%) Information Analyst
4 47 (22.27%) Information Security Analyst
5 33 (15.64%) Architect
6 31 (14.69%) Consultant
7 19 (9.00%) IT Analyst
7 19 (9.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 19 (9.00%) Security Manager
8 17 (8.06%) Security Consultant
9 13 (6.16%) Security Architect
10 11 (5.21%) Information Security Consultant
10 11 (5.21%) Information Security Manager
11 10 (4.74%) Governance Analyst
11 10 (4.74%) Information Manager
11 10 (4.74%) Security Specialist
12 9 (4.27%) Enterprise Architect
12 9 (4.27%) Information Security Architect
12 9 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.79%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.16%) Hibernate
1 13 (6.16%) Middleware
2 12 (5.69%) Spring
3 7 (3.32%) Web Services
4 4 (1.90%) .NET
4 4 (1.90%) HTML
4 4 (1.90%) JSON
4 4 (1.90%) RESTful
4 4 (1.90%) XML
5 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.42%) HTML5
6 2 (0.95%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.47%) Ajax
7 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 83 (39.34%) Management Information System
2 24 (11.37%) Data Centre
3 21 (9.95%) NHS
4 10 (4.74%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Cyberattack
6 4 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.42%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (1.42%) Wiki
8 2 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.47%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.79%) Windows
2 7 (3.32%) Linux
2 7 (3.32%) Unix
3 4 (1.90%) Android
3 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Solaris
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.91%) Penetration Testing
2 65 (30.81%) Risk Assessment
3 64 (30.33%) Cybersecurity
4 57 (27.01%) Risk Management
5 50 (23.70%) Information Security Management
5 50 (23.70%) Security Management
6 49 (23.22%) ITIL
7 45 (21.33%) Risk Analysis
8 39 (18.48%) Process Improvement
9 37 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (16.59%) IT Governance
11 31 (14.69%) PRINCE2
11 31 (14.69%) Strategic Planning
12 29 (13.74%) Data Protection
13 23 (10.90%) Data Security
14 21 (9.95%) Enterprise Architecture
14 21 (9.95%) Security Operations
14 21 (9.95%) TOGAF
15 20 (9.48%) Project Management
16 17 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.06%) Java
2 15 (7.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.32%) SQL
4 4 (1.90%) Perl
4 4 (1.90%) PHP
5 3 (1.42%) C
5 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.95%) Python
7 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 108 (51.18%) CISSP
2 65 (30.81%) CISM
3 45 (21.33%) CRISC
4 36 (17.06%) GIAC
5 30 (14.22%) Degree
6 20 (9.48%) Security Cleared
7 15 (7.11%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (6.64%) CCNP
8 14 (6.64%) CISA
9 13 (6.16%) APMP
10 11 (5.21%) CEH
10 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (4.27%) MCSE
12 6 (2.84%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 4 (1.90%) CCNA
13 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.90%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.90%) PMP
13 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (49.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (15.17%) PCI DSS
3 30 (14.22%) GDPR
4 16 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 13 (6.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 10 (4.74%) COBIT
6 10 (4.74%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.90%) GPG13
7 4 (1.90%) SLA
8 2 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.95%) PMO
9 1 (0.47%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.47%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 40 (18.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) vCenter Server
2 2 (0.95%) Nessus
3 1 (0.47%) EnCase
3 1 (0.47%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (6.64%) Cisco
1 14 (6.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.21%) VMware
3 7 (3.32%) SolarWinds
4 6 (2.84%) CA
5 4 (1.90%) Aquila
6 3 (1.42%) 3PAR
6 3 (1.42%) NetApp
6 3 (1.42%) Qualys
7 2 (0.95%) Capita
7 2 (0.95%) HP
7 2 (0.95%) Juniper
8 1 (0.47%) Google
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) Palo Alto