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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 100 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.37% 1.12% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.32% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 22
Average salary - £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
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
905 757 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.56% 85.15% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 748 604 672
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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
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 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -15 4 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 16 (69.57%) Information Security Management
1 16 (69.57%) Security Management
1 16 (69.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (65.22%) Management Information System
2 15 (65.22%) ITIL
3 13 (56.52%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
4 7 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (30.43%) MS Office
4 7 (30.43%) Thin Client
4 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
4 7 (30.43%) DHCP
4 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 7 (30.43%) SLA
4 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) Dell
4 7 (30.43%) Citrix
4 7 (30.43%) Fat Client
4 7 (30.43%) ISMS
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 7 (30.43%) Network Management
4 7 (30.43%) Change Control
4 7 (30.43%) Line Management
5 6 (26.09%) Social Media
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) CISSP
7 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Banking

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.04%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) IT Manager
2 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (30.43%) IT Support
3 6 (26.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Managing Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Architecture
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Management Information System
2 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 7 (30.43%) Thin Client
2 7 (30.43%) Fat Client
3 6 (26.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Information Security Management
1 16 (69.57%) Security Management
2 15 (65.22%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) ISMS
3 7 (30.43%) Network Management
3 7 (30.43%) Change Control
3 7 (30.43%) Line Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) SIEM
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
1 4 (17.39%) CISM
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CISA
2 3 (13.04%) CRISC
2 3 (13.04%) PCI QSA
3 1 (4.35%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (30.43%) SLA
3 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Dell
1 7 (30.43%) Citrix