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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 90 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.92% 0.94% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.07% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Median salary £63,750 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% +64.28%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
947 1216 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.12% 87.92% 79.73%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1083 769
Median salary £48,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 4 £70,000 +12.00%
Gatwick +3 3 £62,500 +31.57%
Worthing -1 2 £55,000 -12.00%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 13 (56.52%) PCI DSS
2 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (26.09%) SANS
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
5 6 (26.09%) CISSP
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) Security Management
6 5 (21.74%) ISMS
7 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
7 4 (17.39%) Network Security
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) CISA
7 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Information Security Management
8 3 (13.04%) Data Security
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) SNMP
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Security Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Information Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Auditor
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Auditor
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Information Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Auditor
4 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (21.74%) ISMS
3 5 (21.74%) Security Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Security
5 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Information Management
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) IT Governance
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) SIEM
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CISSP
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
1 6 (26.09%) SANS
2 4 (17.39%) CISA
2 4 (17.39%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) IISP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CEH
4 1 (4.35%) CRISC
4 1 (4.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) PCI DSS
2 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.70%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) BMC
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
2 2 (8.70%) VMware