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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 91 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.19% 1.10% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.38% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 3
Average salary £51,000 £42,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,900 £63,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £46,250 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
963 872 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.03% 80.15% 84.78%
Number of salaries quoted 888 745 801
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 0 8 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Haywards Heath - 1 £51,000 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (26.67%) CISSP
3 7 (23.33%) Security Operations
4 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (16.67%) CISM
5 5 (16.67%) GSEC
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Coaching
6 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (13.33%) Cybercrime
6 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Law
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Finance
7 3 (10.00%) Firewall
7 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (10.00%) Wireless
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) BGP
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) MPLS
1 3 (10.00%) OSPF
1 3 (10.00%) VPN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
1 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (13.33%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Information Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Information Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Information Officer
4 5 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Security Officer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Project Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Security Project Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (13.33%) Cybercrime
2 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (23.33%) Security Operations
3 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Coaching
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Data Privacy
6 3 (10.00%) Internal Audit
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Computer Security
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) CISSP
2 5 (16.67%) CISM
2 5 (16.67%) GSEC
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) CISA
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.00%) CRISC
4 3 (10.00%) ISACA
5 2 (6.67%) CEH
5 2 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Avaya
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (3.33%) Baan
2 1 (3.33%) Concur
2 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Progress
2 1 (3.33%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) Tripwire
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Horsham DC
Salary: From £39,267 to £42,957 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago