Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 208 241
Rank change year-on-year +45 +33 +14
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 41 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.05% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 2.04% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 15
Surrey median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £47,750 £27,500 £22,150
90th Percentile £96,875 £87,500 £110,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -

Master's Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,250 1,468 1,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.03% 29.14% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 995 1,119 1,418
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,100 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £74,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Surrey

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Surrey.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in Surrey

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in Surrey

Master's Degree
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Master's Degree within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +16 26 £70,000 +16.67% 3
Egham +18 8 - -
Reigate - 2 £88,750 - 1
Chertsey - 1 - -
Master's Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT jobs citing Master's Degree 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 Master's Degree.

1 41 (100.00%) Degree
2 26 (63.41%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (60.98%) SABSA
3 25 (60.98%) SIEM
3 25 (60.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 25 (60.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 25 (60.98%) ITIL
3 25 (60.98%) PKI
3 25 (60.98%) Enterprise Architecture
3 25 (60.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
3 25 (60.98%) Firewall
3 25 (60.98%) Identity Management
3 25 (60.98%) TOGAF
3 25 (60.98%) Cryptography
4 16 (39.02%) Risk Management
4 16 (39.02%) Information Assurance
5 12 (29.27%) Public Sector
5 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
6 11 (26.83%) Security Testing
6 11 (26.83%) CISSP
6 11 (26.83%) Java
6 11 (26.83%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (26.83%) CREST Certified
6 11 (26.83%) Security Monitoring
6 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
6 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (26.83%) CESG Certified Professional
7 10 (24.39%) Computer Science Degree

Master's Degree
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Blockchain
General
1 12 (29.27%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) French Language
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Consultant
2 25 (60.98%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 25 (60.98%) Security Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Graduate
3 8 (19.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Mainframe Support
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Head of Support
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing Director
6 1 (2.44%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.44%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Sales Director
6 1 (2.44%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) PKI
2 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
2 11 (26.83%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Signage
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.44%) LIMS
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) zOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (60.98%) Cryptography
2 25 (60.98%) Enterprise Architecture
2 25 (60.98%) Identity Management
2 25 (60.98%) ITIL
2 25 (60.98%) SABSA
2 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
2 25 (60.98%) SIEM
2 25 (60.98%) TOGAF
2 25 (60.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 16 (39.02%) Information Assurance
3 16 (39.02%) Risk Management
4 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.83%) Security Monitoring
5 11 (26.83%) Security Testing
5 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
7 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
8 8 (19.51%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) Python
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) C
4 3 (7.32%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
5 2 (4.88%) COBOL
5 2 (4.88%) PL/1
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (26.83%) CESG Certified Professional
2 11 (26.83%) CISSP
2 11 (26.83%) CREST Certified
2 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (19.51%) CISM
4 8 (19.51%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (7.32%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (60.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 25 (60.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft