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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 86 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.43% 1.33% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.58% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 29
Average salary - £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
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
769 634 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.96% 84.08% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 671 542 625
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 10 (66.67%) Security Management
2 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Line Management
5 6 (40.00%) Social Media
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) CISSP
6 4 (26.67%) CISM
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (20.00%) CISA
7 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (20.00%) Games
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Retail
7 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Time Management
7 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 3 (20.00%) PCI QSA
7 3 (20.00%) SIEM
7 3 (20.00%) CRISC
8 2 (13.33%) Analytics
9 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
9 1 (6.67%) Service Management
9 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Games
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Managing Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 10 (66.67%) Security Management
3 7 (46.67%) Line Management
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
7 1 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
1 4 (26.67%) CISM
2 3 (20.00%) CISA
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) PCI QSA
2 3 (20.00%) CRISC
3 1 (6.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago