Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 103 95
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 +35
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 25 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.34% 0.72% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.82% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 39
Brighton median annual salary £57,500 £48,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.95% -27.78% +42.11%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £40,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,475 £80,000
East Sussex median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +61.07%

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 1,685 1,337 1,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 90.54% 87.67% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,516 1,226 1,361
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 13 (52.00%) CISSP
2 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (32.00%) GSEC
4 8 (32.00%) ISACA
4 8 (32.00%) ISAE 3402
4 8 (32.00%) SANS
5 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
6 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) QA
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Lucene
6 6 (24.00%) Web Design
6 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) SOA
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Bower
1 6 (24.00%) Grunt
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Security Officer
2 7 (28.00%) IT Security Officer
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Information Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Head of IT
6 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
1 6 (24.00%) LESS
1 6 (24.00%) Lucene
1 6 (24.00%) Sass
1 6 (24.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (12.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) Coaching
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
3 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (24.00%) Microservices
3 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
3 6 (24.00%) SOA
3 6 (24.00%) Web Design
4 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) Security Auditing
5 4 (16.00%) Security Management
5 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CISSP
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 8 (32.00%) GSEC
3 8 (32.00%) ISACA
3 8 (32.00%) SANS
4 3 (12.00%) CISM
4 3 (12.00%) CISMP
5 2 (8.00%) CEH
5 2 (8.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (8.00%) GIAC
5 2 (8.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (32.00%) ISAE 3402
3 6 (24.00%) QA
4 2 (8.00%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (4.00%) IFRS
5 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (4.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Intel