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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 52 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.69% 0.84% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 1.09% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% -36.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
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
340 368 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 83.74% 76.99% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 284 317 359
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Crawley

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 16 (80.00%) CISSP
2 12 (60.00%) LAN
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) CISA
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Security Management
3 11 (55.00%) PKI
3 11 (55.00%) CRISC
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (20.00%) CEH
7 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) Validation
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
9 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (10.00%) Use Case
9 2 (10.00%) Product Management
9 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) LAN
1 12 (60.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Security Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Information Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
2 4 (20.00%) Security Officer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) PKI
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Security Management
2 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CISSP
2 11 (55.00%) CISA
2 11 (55.00%) CRISC
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) CEH
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Postgraduate
7 1 (5.00%) CCNP
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (5.00%) SSCP
7 1 (5.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Avaya