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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 96 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.38% 0.61% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.74% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 14
Average salary £42,500 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £73,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £79,000 £75,000
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
806 810 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 75.82% 81.82% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 704 743 974
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Crawley -6 2 £42,500 -42.37% 4
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (53.33%) CISSP
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (40.00%) COSO
2 6 (40.00%) CISA
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) PKI
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Military
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 2 (13.33%) CRISC
6 2 (13.33%) Communications Security
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Electronics
6 2 (13.33%) CISM
6 2 (13.33%) Aerospace

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Military
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Auditor
2 6 (40.00%) IT Auditor
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Auditor
4 2 (13.33%) Security Officer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) CESG
2 2 (13.33%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (13.33%) Communications Security
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CRISC
4 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 2 (13.33%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) COSO
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East, South London, Surrey, Reigate,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£70,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago