The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 74 72
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - 1.11% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.29% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 15
Average salary - £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
922 700 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.51% 86.10% 80.32%
Number of salaries quoted 781 535 602
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Information Security
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Information Security Salary Trend in East Sussex

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 15 (88.24%) Management Information System
2 11 (64.71%) Information Security Management
2 11 (64.71%) Security Management
2 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Thin Client
5 7 (41.18%) Blackberry
5 7 (41.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
5 7 (41.18%) DHCP
5 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) SLA
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) Dell
5 7 (41.18%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) MS Office
5 7 (41.18%) Fat Client
5 7 (41.18%) ISMS
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 7 (41.18%) Network Management
5 7 (41.18%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) CISM
6 4 (23.53%) CISSP
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Social Media
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Retail

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (41.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
1 3 (17.65%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (41.18%) IT Support
2 6 (35.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) IT Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Managing Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Management Information System
2 7 (41.18%) Thin Client
2 7 (41.18%) Blackberry
2 7 (41.18%) Fat Client
3 4 (23.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security Management
1 11 (64.71%) Security Management
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) ISMS
3 7 (41.18%) Network Management
3 7 (41.18%) Change Control
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 3 (17.65%) SIEM
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CISM
1 4 (23.53%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) CRISC
2 3 (17.65%) PCI QSA
2 3 (17.65%) CISA
3 1 (5.88%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (41.18%) SLA
3 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Dell
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix
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