The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 92 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.93% 1.13% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.53% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 15
Average salary £39,000 £74,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.65% +2.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £60,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,350 £74,500 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1077 983 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.55% 74.36% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 956 805 974
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Information Security
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 - 4 £17,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £41,250 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) Intranet
4 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 4 (22.22%) Lync
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) MS Office
5 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) CISSP
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) VBScript
6 2 (11.11%) VB
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Cognos
6 2 (11.11%) Cognos Impromptu

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) 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
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
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 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
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 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) Information Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Communications Security
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CISA
3 1 (5.56%) CEH
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) 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
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco