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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 77 69 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +35
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 32 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.57% 3.04% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.41% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 4
Median salary £72,500 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £31,000 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £55,350 £58,050
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
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
1092 1085 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.78% 89.01% 82.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 956 990
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £55,800
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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Crawley +1 20 £55,000 +37.50%
Gatwick -12 2 £57,500 +43.75%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 17 (40.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (33.33%) CISSP
2 14 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (30.95%) PCI DSS
3 13 (30.95%) Firewall
4 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
5 10 (23.81%) Business Continuity
5 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 7 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 7 (16.67%) OWASP
8 7 (16.67%) IT Governance
8 7 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 6 (14.29%) Migration
9 6 (14.29%) GSEC
9 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 6 (14.29%) CISM
9 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
11 4 (9.52%) COBIT
11 4 (9.52%) CISA
11 4 (9.52%) Data Privacy
12 3 (7.14%) CRISC

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 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
General
1 3 (7.14%) Law
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Information Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Consultant
2 10 (23.81%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Security Consultant
2 10 (23.81%) Security Manager
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Manager
4 7 (16.67%) IT Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Information Officer
5 6 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (14.29%) Information Security Project Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Security Officer
5 6 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
6 5 (11.90%) IT Security Specialist
6 5 (11.90%) Security Specialist
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
3 10 (23.81%) Business Continuity
3 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
6 7 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 7 (16.67%) OWASP
6 7 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 7 (16.67%) Project Management
6 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.29%) Migration
7 6 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) Data Privacy
10 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.14%) Internal Audit
11 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) CISSP
2 6 (14.29%) CISM
2 6 (14.29%) GSEC
3 5 (11.90%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) CISA
5 3 (7.14%) CRISC
5 3 (7.14%) ISACA
6 1 (2.38%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (40.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (30.95%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.52%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.38%) ISO27005
4 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco
1 2 (4.76%) Progress
2 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (2.38%) IBM
2 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
2 1 (2.38%) Qualys
2 1 (2.38%) Tripwire