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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 84 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 22 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.85% 0.52% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.65% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1029 1078 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.69% 79.56% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 910 946 945
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Gatwick - 9 £40,000 -
Crawley +1 4 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Chichester - 3 £55,500 -
Haywards Heath -8 1 £60,000 +53.84%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (53.33%) Security Management
2 21 (46.67%) CISSP
2 21 (46.67%) Degree
3 19 (42.22%) Data Protection
4 17 (37.78%) PCI DSS
4 17 (37.78%) LAN
4 17 (37.78%) WAN
5 16 (35.56%) Risk Management
6 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 12 (26.67%) CISA
7 11 (24.44%) PKI
7 11 (24.44%) CRISC
7 11 (24.44%) Firewall
7 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
8 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (15.56%) Windows
10 6 (13.33%) SAN
11 5 (11.11%) HP
11 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 5 (11.11%) IIS
11 5 (11.11%) ITIL
11 5 (11.11%) CISM
11 5 (11.11%) VMware
11 5 (11.11%) iSCSI
11 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (11.11%) System Testing
11 5 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (8.89%) CEH
12 4 (8.89%) CISMP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) LAN
1 17 (37.78%) WAN
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.33%) SAN
4 5 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) Intranet
6 1 (2.22%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (8.89%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Security Officer
1 17 (37.78%) Information Security Officer
2 13 (28.89%) Security Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Information Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) IT Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Application Security Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Cyber Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 11 (24.44%) PKI
3 3 (6.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.22%) CESG
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Security Management
2 19 (42.22%) Data Protection
3 16 (35.56%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) System Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Use Case
6 2 (4.44%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Product Management
6 2 (4.44%) User Stories
6 2 (4.44%) Line Management
6 2 (4.44%) Data Security
6 2 (4.44%) Scrum
6 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) C
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) CISSP
1 21 (46.67%) Degree
2 12 (26.67%) CISA
3 11 (24.44%) CRISC
4 5 (11.11%) CISM
5 4 (8.89%) CEH
5 4 (8.89%) CISMP
6 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) Postgraduate
8 1 (2.22%) CCNP
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) PCI DSS
2 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.22%) SLA
4 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) HP
1 5 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco
2 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Avaya
3 1 (2.22%) Juniper
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.22%) McAfee
3 1 (2.22%) Google
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago