Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 111 121
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.86% 1.01% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.10% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 5
Brighton median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% +15.79% -20.83%
10th Percentile £58,350 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £72,500 £63,500
East Sussex median annual salary £75,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +41.51% +0.95% -8.70%

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 1,577 1,639 1,509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 85.24% 92.39% 90.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,366 1,455 1,312
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Brighton

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (43.75%) Due Diligence
2 7 (43.75%) IT Strategy
3 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 6 (37.50%) Feasibility Study
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) OWASP
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) IT Governance
3 6 (37.50%) Mainframe
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) CISM
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) CISSP
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security

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 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Governance Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Head of Operations
5 2 (12.50%) Head of Security
5 2 (12.50%) Information Governance Manager
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) CISSP Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Applications Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Information Governance Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (6.25%) IT Governance Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (37.50%) Mainframe
2 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (12.50%) PDA
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (6.25%) Cybercrime
4 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (43.75%) Due Diligence
2 7 (43.75%) IT Strategy
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) Feasibility Study
3 6 (37.50%) IT Governance
3 6 (37.50%) OWASP
3 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 3 (18.75%) Security Management
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) EAM
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISM
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) GIAC
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) PMO
3 1 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) CASB
2 1 (6.25%) CSIRT
2 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
3 1 (6.25%) Qualys