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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 99 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.093% 1.53% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 1.70% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 20
Median salary £62,500 £51,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% +29.37%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
942 998 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.63% 89.83% 84.23%
Number of salaries quoted 836 918 806
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,000
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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Gatwick - 1 £62,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) QMS
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) IT Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Information Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Governance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) QMS
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (18.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (18.18%) OWASP
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) SANS
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Juniper
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft