Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 103 97
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +44
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 25 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.33% 1.06% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.20% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 33
Brighton median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -32.14% -
10th Percentile £52,250 £46,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £82,000 £50,000 £80,000
East Sussex median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +85.19%

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 1,633 1,255 1,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 86.63% 88.38% 87.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,376 1,144 1,280
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 18 (72.00%) CISSP
2 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (52.00%) Degree
4 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (48.00%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (48.00%) ISAE 3402
5 11 (44.00%) SANS
5 11 (44.00%) ISACA
5 11 (44.00%) GSEC
6 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (24.00%) CISM
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Network Security
7 6 (24.00%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (24.00%) Security Operations
7 6 (24.00%) IT Strategy
8 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (12.00%) Service Management
10 3 (12.00%) ITSM
10 3 (12.00%) Security Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Network Security
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Extranet
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Security Officer
2 11 (44.00%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Head of IT
4 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Blog
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (24.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (24.00%) IT Strategy
2 6 (24.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (12.00%) Database Security
5 3 (12.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (12.00%) ITSM
5 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Security Management
5 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) Degree
3 11 (44.00%) GSEC
3 11 (44.00%) ISACA
3 11 (44.00%) SANS
4 6 (24.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) CEH
5 1 (4.00%) CISMP
5 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (4.00%) GIAC
5 1 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (48.00%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (8.00%) COBIT
4 1 (4.00%) GDPR
4 1 (4.00%) IFRS
4 1 (4.00%) QA
4 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco
1 1 (4.00%) Intel