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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 73 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 34 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.93% 0.99% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 1.16% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 8
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £74,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -47.65%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -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
996 1117 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.86% 84.75% 75.26%
Number of salaries quoted 859 992 790
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -
Haywards Heath +3 4 £51,250 +24.24% 1
Chichester - 2 £55,500 -
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 32 (45.71%) PCI DSS
2 26 (37.14%) Security Management
3 23 (32.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (31.43%) Data Protection
5 19 (27.14%) CISSP
6 18 (25.71%) LAN
6 18 (25.71%) WAN
6 18 (25.71%) Degree
7 17 (24.29%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (22.86%) Firewall
8 16 (22.86%) Risk Management
9 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 12 (17.14%) C
11 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
11 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
11 11 (15.71%) Office 365
12 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 9 (12.86%) SAN
13 9 (12.86%) Windows
13 9 (12.86%) Finance
13 9 (12.86%) CISA
14 8 (11.43%) VMware
14 8 (11.43%) HP
14 8 (11.43%) CRISC
14 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (11.43%) iSCSI
14 8 (11.43%) PKI
15 7 (10.00%) Java
16 6 (8.57%) CISM
16 6 (8.57%) Data Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (4.29%) CMS
3 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.71%) LAN
1 18 (25.71%) WAN
2 16 (22.86%) Firewall
3 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.86%) SAN
5 8 (11.43%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.29%) Wireless
7 2 (2.86%) VPN
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.43%) Intranet
8 1 (1.43%) Internet
8 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Publishing
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Information Security Officer
1 27 (38.57%) Security Officer
2 20 (28.57%) Analyst
2 20 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 18 (25.71%) Information Analyst
3 18 (25.71%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Web Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Security Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Application Security Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.43%) IT Consultant
9 1 (1.43%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) .NET
1 3 (4.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.43%) PKI
3 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Cybercrime
4 3 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.29%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) CESG
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Security Management
2 22 (31.43%) Data Protection
3 17 (24.29%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (22.86%) Risk Management
5 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL
6 6 (8.57%) Data Security
7 5 (7.14%) System Testing
7 5 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.14%) E-Discovery
8 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.71%) Project Management
9 3 (4.29%) Validation
9 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.86%) Line Management
10 2 (2.86%) User Stories
10 2 (2.86%) Use Case
10 2 (2.86%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) C
2 7 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) CISSP
2 18 (25.71%) Degree
3 9 (12.86%) CISA
4 8 (11.43%) CRISC
5 6 (8.57%) CISMP
5 6 (8.57%) CISM
6 3 (4.29%) CEH
6 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.86%) Postgraduate
7 2 (2.86%) CCNP
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.86%) PMP
7 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (45.71%) PCI DSS
2 23 (32.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.71%) XenApp
3 4 (5.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) HP
1 8 (11.43%) VMware
2 4 (5.71%) Juniper
2 4 (5.71%) Citrix
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) Avaya
4 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.43%) McAfee
4 1 (1.43%) Google
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago