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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 93 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.84% 1.93% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 2.24% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 10
Median salary £70,000 £46,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.73% +39.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
1066 1206 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.35% 86.14% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1043 861
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +10 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Gatwick +2 2 £83,750 +76.31%
Worthing - 2 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 20 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 17 (44.74%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) CISSP
5 12 (31.58%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (28.95%) SANS
6 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
7 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (21.05%) ISMS
8 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
8 8 (21.05%) ITIL
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
9 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
9 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (18.42%) OWASP
9 7 (18.42%) IT Governance
10 6 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (15.79%) Security Management
10 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
11 5 (13.16%) SSCP
11 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
11 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.16%) Qualys
11 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (10.53%) Security Auditing
12 4 (10.53%) BitLocker

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 3 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) SNMP
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
1 16 (42.11%) Security Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Information Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) IT Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) IT Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) IT Security Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Security Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Auditor
7 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security Auditor
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.89%) Statistics
5 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
2 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (21.05%) ISMS
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (18.42%) IT Governance
4 7 (18.42%) OWASP
4 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Security Management
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Security Auditing
6 4 (10.53%) SIEM
6 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.89%) Change Control
7 3 (7.89%) Information Management
7 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) CISSP
2 11 (28.95%) SANS
3 5 (13.16%) SSCP
4 4 (10.53%) CISA
4 4 (10.53%) CISM
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) IISP
6 2 (5.26%) CEH
7 1 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.63%) CRISC
7 1 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.89%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.63%) ISO27005
4 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) BitLocker
3 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Qualys
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) BMC
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.63%) Tripwire