The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 67 94 104
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 30 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.62% 0.72% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 0.92% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £53,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.23% -23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,800 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 976 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.79% 78.08% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 819 854 870
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,933
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Information Security
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Information Security Salary Trend in West Sussex

Information Security
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Information Security
Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Crawley +3 18 £42,500 -3.95% 2
Gatwick - 8 £40,000 -
Chichester - 3 £55,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 19 (57.58%) Security Management
2 18 (54.55%) CISSP
3 17 (51.52%) Degree
4 15 (45.45%) Data Protection
5 12 (36.36%) LAN
5 12 (36.36%) WAN
5 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 12 (36.36%) CISA
6 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (33.33%) PKI
6 11 (33.33%) CRISC
7 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
8 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (12.12%) CEH
10 4 (12.12%) Firewall
10 4 (12.12%) ITIL
11 3 (9.09%) Project Management
11 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
11 3 (9.09%) Validation
11 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
11 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 2 (6.06%) COSO
12 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (6.06%) Product Management
12 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
12 2 (6.06%) Use Case

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) LAN
1 12 (36.36%) WAN
2 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Intranet
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Information Security Officer
1 13 (39.39%) Security Officer
2 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Security Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Information Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) IT Auditor
3 2 (6.06%) Junior
3 2 (6.06%) Auditor
4 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) PKI
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) FMCG
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Security Management
2 15 (45.45%) Data Protection
3 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Validation
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Product Management
7 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
7 2 (6.06%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) User Stories
7 2 (6.06%) Line Management
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) CISSP
2 17 (51.52%) Degree
3 12 (36.36%) CISA
4 11 (33.33%) CRISC
5 4 (12.12%) CEH
6 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) Postgraduate
7 2 (6.06%) CISMP
7 2 (6.06%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
2 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.06%) COSO
3 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) SAP
1 1 (3.03%) McAfee
1 1 (3.03%) Google
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday