The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 73 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 23 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.97% 0.34% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.42% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.03% +2.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
927 720 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 79.37% 81.63% 72.15%
Number of salaries quoted 768 646 615
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Information Security
South East

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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Information Security
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 15 £40,000 -
Lewes - 4 £27,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 3 - -
Hove - 1 £26,000 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Information Security Management
2 21 (63.64%) Security Management
3 19 (57.58%) ITIL
4 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 13 (39.39%) Mac OS
5 13 (39.39%) Asterisk PBX
5 13 (39.39%) Project Planning
5 13 (39.39%) Mac OS X Server
5 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 13 (39.39%) LDAP
5 13 (39.39%) VoIP
5 13 (39.39%) Mac OS X
5 13 (39.39%) Samba
5 13 (39.39%) Ubuntu
6 10 (30.30%) CISSP
7 9 (27.27%) CISA
7 9 (27.27%) CISM
8 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (24.24%) CCNP
8 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
8 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
9 7 (21.21%) MS Office
9 7 (21.21%) ISMS
9 7 (21.21%) Social Media
9 7 (21.21%) Social Media Monitoring
10 6 (18.18%) Fat Client
10 6 (18.18%) Thin Client
10 6 (18.18%) Citrix

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) LDAP
1 13 (39.39%) VoIP
1 13 (39.39%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (15.15%) DHCP
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) IT Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Information Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Security Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (15.15%) Information Governance Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Governance Manager
5 4 (12.12%) IT Support
5 4 (12.12%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Governance Manager
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (3.03%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Social Media
2 6 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 6 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 6 (18.18%) Blackberry
3 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 13 (39.39%) Mac OS
3 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Mac OS X
3 13 (39.39%) Ubuntu
3 13 (39.39%) Mac OS X Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) VMS
4 2 (6.06%) OpenVMS
4 2 (6.06%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Information Security Management
1 21 (63.64%) Security Management
2 19 (57.58%) ITIL
3 13 (39.39%) Project Planning
4 7 (21.21%) ISMS
4 7 (21.21%) Social Media Monitoring
5 5 (15.15%) Network Management
5 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 4 (12.12%) Information Governance
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
9 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.03%) Data Management
9 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) CISSP
2 9 (27.27%) CISA
2 9 (27.27%) CISM
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (24.24%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) CGEIT
4 4 (12.12%) CCSP
4 4 (12.12%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.03%) MBA
5 1 (3.03%) MCP
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.18%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) BS25999
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Samba
2 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Citrix
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Dell
3 2 (6.06%) Intel
3 2 (6.06%) IBM