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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 103 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 0.42% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.54% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 13
Average salary £46,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.57% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £18,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,050 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1075 1105 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 76.95% 76.52% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 944 911 991
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Crawley +16 4 £44,250 -36.78%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (50.00%) CISSP
1 6 (50.00%) Security Management
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Content Management
3 4 (33.33%) Information Management
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Content Management
3 4 (33.33%) Information Management
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) Communications Security
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
1 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) SSCP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) HIPAA
4 1 (8.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) Northgate
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco