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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 79 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 26 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.35% 0.62% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 0.78% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 9
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £55,450 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £78,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
880 898 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 79.42% 79.82% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 763 796 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Crawley +6 18 £42,500 -33.85% 2
Gatwick - 4 £35,000 -
Chichester - 2 £51,250 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (60.00%) CISSP
2 16 (45.71%) Security Management
3 15 (42.86%) CISA
3 15 (42.86%) Degree
4 13 (37.14%) LAN
4 13 (37.14%) WAN
5 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
5 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
5 12 (34.29%) PKI
6 11 (31.43%) Data Protection
6 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
6 11 (31.43%) CRISC
7 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
9 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (14.29%) ITIL
11 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 5 (14.29%) COSO
12 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
12 4 (11.43%) CEH
12 4 (11.43%) Cryptography
12 4 (11.43%) Firewall
13 3 (8.57%) CISM
13 3 (8.57%) Project Management
13 3 (8.57%) Validation

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) LAN
1 13 (37.14%) WAN
2 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Military
3 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
1 13 (37.14%) Security Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Information Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
3 10 (28.57%) Security Officer
4 7 (20.00%) Auditor
5 5 (14.29%) IT Auditor
6 4 (11.43%) Junior
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Auditor
8 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.86%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) PKI
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.71%) CESG
4 2 (5.71%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) FMCG
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Security Management
2 11 (31.43%) Data Protection
3 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) Validation
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.71%) Product Management
7 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.71%) Use Case
7 2 (5.71%) Communications Security
7 2 (5.71%) User Stories
7 2 (5.71%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) CISSP
2 15 (42.86%) CISA
2 15 (42.86%) Degree
3 11 (31.43%) CRISC
4 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) CEH
6 3 (8.57%) CISM
7 2 (5.71%) CISMP
7 2 (5.71%) VCP4
7 2 (5.71%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
2 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (14.29%) COSO
4 2 (5.71%) SLA
5 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) SAP
1 1 (2.86%) McAfee
1 1 (2.86%) Google
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago