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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 53 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.64% 1.54% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.06% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £74,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.02% +6.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-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
339 388 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 79.58% 74.76% 81.44%
Number of salaries quoted 293 328 396
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Military
2 4 (44.44%) Information Management
2 4 (44.44%) Communications Security
2 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) COSO
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Northgate
4 2 (22.22%) PKI
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) CISMP
4 2 (22.22%) CESG

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (22.22%) Toad
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Military
2 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Auditor
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) IT Auditor
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Auditor
4 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
1 2 (22.22%) CESG
1 2 (22.22%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Information Management
2 4 (44.44%) Communications Security
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
1 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISA
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CISMP
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) COSO
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Northgate
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix