The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 45 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 4.48% 0.76% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 0.96% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £64,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.85% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £55,650 £68,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,850 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information Security
West 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 Crawley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
307 314 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 76.37% 79.70% 73.12%
Number of salaries quoted 268 269 351
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Information Security
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Crawley

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Crawley

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 18 (69.23%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) CISA
3 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) LAN
3 12 (46.15%) WAN
3 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 12 (46.15%) Security Management
3 12 (46.15%) PKI
4 11 (42.31%) CRISC
5 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 8 (30.77%) Degree
6 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) COSO
7 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
8 4 (15.38%) CEH
8 4 (15.38%) Firewall
8 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
9 3 (11.54%) Validation
9 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 2 (7.69%) Information Management
10 2 (7.69%) Military

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) LAN
1 12 (46.15%) WAN
1 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
1 12 (46.15%) Security Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Information Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Auditor
4 5 (19.23%) IT Auditor
5 4 (15.38%) Junior
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (15.38%) Security Officer
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Auditor
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) PKI
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.69%) CESG
4 2 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Security Management
2 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Validation
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Information Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 2 (7.69%) Product Management
6 2 (7.69%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 2 (7.69%) Use Case
6 2 (7.69%) Communications Security
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) CISA
3 11 (42.31%) CRISC
4 8 (30.77%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) CEH
7 2 (7.69%) CISM
7 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate
8 1 (3.85%) CISMP
8 1 (3.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (19.23%) COSO
4 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory