The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 57 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 24 40 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.67% 4.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 4.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 0
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 770 866 1034
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 85.65% 87.21% 87.33%
Number of salaries quoted 701 775 876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in East Sussex

Information Security
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Information Security in East Sussex

Information Security
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in East Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in East Sussex

Information Security
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 12 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Uckfield - 7 £28,000 -
Eastbourne - 5 £60,000 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 29 (93.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (54.84%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Change Management
3 12 (38.71%) ITSM
3 12 (38.71%) Security Operations
4 10 (32.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (29.03%) Security Management
6 8 (25.81%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (25.81%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (25.81%) CISA
6 8 (25.81%) CISM
6 8 (25.81%) CISSP
6 8 (25.81%) OWASP
6 8 (25.81%) COBIT
6 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (25.81%) SDLC
6 8 (25.81%) IT Audit
6 8 (25.81%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (22.58%) ISMS
7 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
7 7 (22.58%) ETL
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 7 (22.58%) Information Security Management
7 7 (22.58%) Data Security
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
9 2 (6.45%) Firewall

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) IT Manager
1 12 (38.71%) IT Security Manager
1 12 (38.71%) Security Manager
2 2 (6.45%) Analyst
2 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
2 2 (6.45%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
3 1 (3.23%) Architect
3 1 (3.23%) Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (3.23%) Junior
3 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Junior Python Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
2 12 (38.71%) ITSM
2 12 (38.71%) Security Operations
3 10 (32.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (29.03%) Security Management
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (25.81%) IT Audit
5 8 (25.81%) OWASP
5 8 (25.81%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (25.81%) SDLC
6 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (22.58%) Data Security
6 7 (22.58%) ETL
6 7 (22.58%) Information Security Management
6 7 (22.58%) ISMS
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CISA
1 8 (25.81%) CISM
1 8 (25.81%) CISSP
1 8 (25.81%) CompTIA Security+
1 8 (25.81%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (93.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (25.81%) COBIT
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k -£50k
Posted: 3 days ago