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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - - 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
38 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 84.44% 77.66% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 61
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001