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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 100 75 98
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.89% 1.47% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 2.00% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £74,500 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.37% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £74,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,800
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.57%
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
1026 851 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.88% 73.81% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 900 734 975
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
Worthing - 5 £17,500 -
Crawley -4 1 £33,500 -55.03% 2
Haywards Heath - 1 £43,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Security Management
4 4 (22.22%) Intranet
4 4 (22.22%) CISSP
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Lync
5 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Firewall
6 2 (11.11%) Back Office
6 2 (11.11%) Electronics
6 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
6 2 (11.11%) Military
6 2 (11.11%) Northgate
6 2 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) PKI
6 2 (11.11%) CISA
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (11.11%) VBScript
6 2 (11.11%) VB

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) Intranet
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Toad
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Security Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) IT Security Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Security Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Security Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Information Management
4 2 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.11%) Communications Security
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CEH
4 1 (5.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) Northgate
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
Crawley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago