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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 55 111 84
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -27
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 39 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.83% 0.57% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 0.66% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 19
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
881 1055 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 86.63% 86.48% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 773 902 812
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 - 20 £70,000 -
Lewes -4 17 £50,000 +85.18% 1
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 47 (61.04%) Risk Management
2 42 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (42.86%) ISMS
4 25 (32.47%) RMADS
4 25 (32.47%) Information Assurance
4 25 (32.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 25 (32.47%) Management Information System
5 24 (31.17%) Migration
5 24 (31.17%) Service Delivery
5 24 (31.17%) CLAS
6 16 (20.78%) Security Management
6 16 (20.78%) Finance
6 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (19.48%) Network Security
8 14 (18.18%) Open Source
8 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (18.18%) SaaS
8 14 (18.18%) BDD
8 14 (18.18%) ATDD
8 14 (18.18%) Big Data
8 14 (18.18%) User Stories
8 14 (18.18%) TDD
8 14 (18.18%) Information Security Management
9 13 (16.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (16.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (12.99%) Firewall
10 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (11.69%) VoIP
12 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (10.39%) IIS
1 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) Network Security
2 13 (16.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (12.99%) Firewall
4 9 (11.69%) VoIP
5 8 (10.39%) iSCSI
5 8 (10.39%) SAN
6 7 (9.09%) VPN
7 1 (1.30%) LAN
7 1 (1.30%) VLAN
7 1 (1.30%) WAN
7 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) Big Data
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (44.16%) Information Manager
1 34 (44.16%) Information Security Manager
1 34 (44.16%) Security Manager
2 16 (20.78%) Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) Head of Development
3 14 (18.18%) Head of Engineering
3 14 (18.18%) Head of Software Development
3 14 (18.18%) Head of Software Engineering
4 8 (10.39%) IT Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) IT Support
5 7 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Management Information System
2 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.09%) Replication
4 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.19%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.60%) CESG
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) Risk Management
2 33 (42.86%) ISMS
3 25 (32.47%) Information Assurance
4 24 (31.17%) Migration
4 24 (31.17%) Service Delivery
5 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (20.78%) Security Management
6 14 (18.18%) ATDD
6 14 (18.18%) BDD
6 14 (18.18%) Information Security Management
6 14 (18.18%) Open Source
6 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 14 (18.18%) TDD
6 14 (18.18%) User Stories
7 13 (16.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (10.39%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (9.09%) Change Management
11 6 (7.79%) Benchmarking
11 6 (7.79%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) CLAS
2 8 (10.39%) MCSE
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (7.79%) CISM
4 3 (3.90%) CISSP
5 2 (2.60%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.60%) CISMP
5 2 (2.60%) Degree
5 2 (2.60%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.30%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (32.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 25 (32.47%) RMADS
3 8 (10.39%) COBIT
4 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.39%) vSphere
1 8 (10.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Citrix
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.39%) VMware
2 5 (6.49%) Avaya
2 5 (6.49%) Cisco
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