The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 9 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 5.26% 6.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 6.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 72 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 100.00% 98.63% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 22
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the Sussex region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Information Security
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Sussex

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Information Risk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Risk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft