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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 87 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.92% 0.73% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.89% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 21
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -45.35%
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
841 902 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 77.01% 82.30% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 742 805 1253
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
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 21 November 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
Crawley +3 9 £35,000 -51.72%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) COSO
3 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) CISSP
4 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
4 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (19.05%) CISA
6 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) CISMP
7 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
7 2 (9.52%) Information Management
7 2 (9.52%) CESG
7 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) PKI
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Lync
7 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.52%) Communications Security
7 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.52%) CISM
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.52%) Electronics

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (9.52%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Military
2 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Auditor
2 6 (28.57%) IT Auditor
2 6 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Auditor
5 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
1 2 (9.52%) CESG
1 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Information Management
3 2 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
3 2 (9.52%) Communications Security
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) CISSP
3 4 (19.05%) CISA
4 2 (9.52%) CISMP
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) COSO
2 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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