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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 66 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.23% 0.51% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.62% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 £74,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -54.02%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
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
351 324 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 80.69% 83.08% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 324 287 336
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CISMP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SSCP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISMP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) SAP