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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 95 74 99
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 20 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.52% 2.89% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 3.26% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 12
Median salary £54,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £55,500 £43,350
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
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
1157 1012 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.85% 88.62% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 880 985
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,318 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West 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 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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 5 £55,000 -
Crawley -10 4 £53,250 +33.12%
Worthing - 3 £50,000 -
Horsham +4 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 24 (45.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (39.62%) Firewall
3 20 (37.74%) CISSP
3 20 (37.74%) PCI DSS
4 18 (33.96%) Cyberthreat
5 16 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
6 13 (24.53%) Risk Management
7 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
7 12 (22.64%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (18.87%) Business Continuity
9 9 (16.98%) IT Governance
9 9 (16.98%) OWASP
9 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (15.09%) CISM
10 8 (15.09%) ITIL
10 8 (15.09%) Windows
11 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (13.21%) Process Improvement
11 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
11 7 (13.21%) SANS
12 6 (11.32%) Data Protection
12 6 (11.32%) Degree
12 6 (11.32%) CISA
12 6 (11.32%) Migration
12 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
13 5 (9.43%) Project Management
13 5 (9.43%) SSCP
13 5 (9.43%) Qualys

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) SNMP
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.66%) Law
1 3 (5.66%) Legal
1 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Analyst
1 14 (26.42%) Security Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Information Manager
3 10 (18.87%) Consultant
3 10 (18.87%) Information Security Manager
3 10 (18.87%) Security Consultant
3 10 (18.87%) Security Manager
4 9 (16.98%) IT Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) IT Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) IT Security Consultant
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Manager
6 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
7 6 (11.32%) Information Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Information Security Project Manager
7 6 (11.32%) Security Project Manager
8 5 (9.43%) IT Security Specialist
8 5 (9.43%) Security Specialist
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
1 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
2 13 (24.53%) Risk Management
3 12 (22.64%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (18.87%) Business Continuity
4 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (16.98%) IT Governance
5 9 (16.98%) OWASP
6 8 (15.09%) ITIL
7 7 (13.21%) Process Improvement
7 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (11.32%) Data Protection
8 6 (11.32%) Migration
8 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
9 5 (9.43%) Internal Audit
9 5 (9.43%) ISMS
9 5 (9.43%) Project Management
10 4 (7.55%) Data Privacy
10 4 (7.55%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) CISSP
2 8 (15.09%) CISM
3 7 (13.21%) SANS
4 6 (11.32%) CISA
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
5 5 (9.43%) SSCP
6 4 (7.55%) CRISC
7 3 (5.66%) GSEC
7 3 (5.66%) ISACA
8 2 (3.77%) CEH
8 2 (3.77%) IISP
9 1 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.89%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (45.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (37.74%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.55%) COBIT
4 3 (5.66%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.89%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Qualys
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco
3 2 (3.77%) Progress
4 1 (1.89%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.89%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.89%) BMC
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.89%) Tripwire