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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 77 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 35 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.67% 0.82% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 0.98% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 11
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £74,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -55.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
1111 1019 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.62% 83.59% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 968 896 745
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Haywards Heath - 8 £55,000 -
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -
East Grinstead - 2 £47,500 -
Crawley -7 1 £40,000 +16.78%
Chichester - 1 £55,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 25 (44.64%) PCI DSS
2 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 14 (25.00%) Firewall
5 13 (23.21%) Security Management
5 13 (23.21%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (21.43%) C
7 11 (19.64%) LAN
7 11 (19.64%) WAN
7 11 (19.64%) Office 365
8 10 (17.86%) Finance
8 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
9 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
9 9 (16.07%) SAN
9 9 (16.07%) Windows
10 8 (14.29%) HP
10 8 (14.29%) VMware
10 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (14.29%) iSCSI
10 8 (14.29%) Degree
11 7 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (12.50%) CISSP
11 7 (12.50%) Java
11 7 (12.50%) Cybercrime
12 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (8.93%) E-Discovery
13 5 (8.93%) System Testing
13 5 (8.93%) CISMP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (8.93%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) Firewall
2 11 (19.64%) LAN
2 11 (19.64%) WAN
3 9 (16.07%) SAN
4 8 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 4 (7.14%) Wireless
6 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.79%) Network Security
8 1 (1.79%) MPLS
8 1 (1.79%) OSPF
8 1 (1.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Publishing
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Information Security Officer
1 20 (35.71%) Security Officer
2 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Security Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) Information Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Application Security Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Information Security Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) IT Security Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (12.50%) Cybercrime
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 13 (23.21%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (23.21%) Security Management
3 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.93%) E-Discovery
6 5 (8.93%) System Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Data Security
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.57%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.57%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.57%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) C
2 7 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) CISSP
3 5 (8.93%) CISM
3 5 (8.93%) CISMP
4 3 (5.36%) CCNP
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) PMP
5 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.79%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (44.64%) PCI DSS
2 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.14%) XenApp
2 4 (7.14%) XenServer
3 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) HP
1 8 (14.29%) VMware
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Juniper
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (1.79%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.79%) Baan
6 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago