Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 111 111
Rank change year-on-year +56 0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 28 13 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Brighton 3.57% 0.82% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 0.96% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 15
Median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% -6.52% +21.05%
10th Percentile £35,250 £29,675 £46,550
90th Percentile £60,250 £90,250 £83,500
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +53.85% -44.68% +33.52%

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 716 1,354 1,688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 91.33% 85.70% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 603 1,162 1,383
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Brighton

Information Security
Salary Trend in Brighton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Information Security in Brighton.

Salary trend for Information Security in Brighton

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Brighton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Information Security in Brighton over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 23 (82.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (60.71%) Risk Management
4 16 (57.14%) CISM
4 16 (57.14%) CISSP
4 16 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
4 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 16 (57.14%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (53.57%) RMADS
6 14 (50.00%) JSP 440
6 14 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (50.00%) CRISC
6 14 (50.00%) Information Assurance
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 4 (14.29%) Clustering
8 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) Python
8 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
8 4 (14.29%) DHCP
8 4 (14.29%) DNS
8 4 (14.29%) SLA
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) DevOps
8 4 (14.29%) Azure
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 12 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 12 (42.86%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Information Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (60.71%) Risk Management
3 14 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) Preventative Maintenance
4 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) ISMS
6 2 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Management
6 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.14%) Security Management
7 1 (3.57%) Attestation
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Threat Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 4 (14.29%) Python
1 4 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CISM
1 16 (57.14%) CISSP
1 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 14 (50.00%) CRISC
3 1 (3.57%) CCDP
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (82.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (57.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 15 (53.57%) RMADS
4 14 (50.00%) JSP 440
5 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
5 4 (14.29%) SLA
6 3 (10.71%) GDPR
7 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (3.57%) NCSC
7 1 (3.57%) NIST
7 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft