Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 103 112
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 20 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.02% 0.94% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.02% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 16
Brighton median annual salary £61,250 £47,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.95% -32.14% -
East Sussex median annual salary £57,500 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.68% -16.19% +7.69%

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,667 1,371 1,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 85.05% 92.14% 89.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,376 1,181 1,346
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Brighton

Information Security
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security in Brighton.

Salary trend for Information Security in Brighton

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Brighton over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 12 (60.00%) CISSP
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) CISM
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (30.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 5 (25.00%) SANS
4 5 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
4 5 (25.00%) ISACA
4 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) GSEC
4 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.00%) Database Security
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Network Security
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (5.00%) Extranet
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) IT Security Officer
1 5 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 4 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Governance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Information Governance Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IT Governance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (10.00%) PDA
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Blog
5 1 (5.00%) Cybercrime
5 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (5.00%) Social Media
5 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
1 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (30.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Database Security
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CISM
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) GSEC
3 5 (25.00%) ISACA
3 5 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (5.00%) CEH
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (10.00%) COBIT
3 2 (10.00%) GDPR
4 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Citrix
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) VMware