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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 58 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.53% 0.60% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.74% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
316 406 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 84.04% 81.36% 77.69%
Number of salaries quoted 270 348 355
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 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
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
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

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
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%) Information Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Security 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 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
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%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
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%) SSCP
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (5.00%) CCNP
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%) Avaya
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft