The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 101 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.82% 0.44% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.54% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £41,648
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +32.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -1.18%
Information Security
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 553 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.10% 80.73% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 825 498 517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £47,296 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Information Security
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Brighton region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Brighton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 28 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 28 (100.00%) Security Management
1 28 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) ITIL
3 22 (78.57%) VoIP
3 22 (78.57%) Linux
3 22 (78.57%) LDAP
3 22 (78.57%) Mac OS X
3 22 (78.57%) Project Planning
3 22 (78.57%) Samba
3 22 (78.57%) Mac OS
3 22 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 22 (78.57%) Asterisk PBX
3 22 (78.57%) Mac OS X Server
3 22 (78.57%) Ubuntu
4 9 (32.14%) Social Media
5 7 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Management
7 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (3.57%) ISMS
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) VoIP
1 22 (78.57%) LDAP
1 22 (78.57%) Asterisk PBX
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) IT Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Business Architect
2 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Business Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Architect
2 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Social Media
2 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Mac OS X
2 22 (78.57%) Mac OS
2 22 (78.57%) Windows 7
2 22 (78.57%) Mac OS X Server
2 22 (78.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 28 (100.00%) Security Management
2 27 (96.43%) ITIL
3 22 (78.57%) Project Planning
4 7 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) ISMS
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Samba
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago