Period
to 21 June 2018

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 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 83 78
Rank change year-on-year -38 -5 +57
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 27 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.24% 2.38% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.66% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 59 60
East Sussex median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £47,000 £28,000 £44,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £60,000 £71,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,878 1,580 1,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.38% 89.57% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,587 1,403 1,565
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

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 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -11 23 £57,500 +21.05%
Uckfield -22 2 £45,750 +63.39% 1
Hove - 1 £55,000 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (66.67%) CISSP
3 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 12 (44.44%) Degree
3 12 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (44.44%) ISAE 3402
4 11 (40.74%) SANS
4 11 (40.74%) ISACA
4 11 (40.74%) GSEC
5 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 7 (25.93%) CISM
6 7 (25.93%) Network Security
7 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 6 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
8 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
9 4 (14.81%) Security Management
9 4 (14.81%) Firewall
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (14.81%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
9 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
10 3 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
10 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (11.11%) ISMS
10 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Extranet
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Security Officer
2 11 (40.74%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Security Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Head of IT
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Head of Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (7.41%) LESS
1 2 (7.41%) React
1 2 (7.41%) REST
1 2 (7.41%) Sass
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Blog
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) AIX
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 6 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.81%) Security Management
4 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
5 3 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (11.11%) Database Security
5 3 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 3 (11.11%) ISMS
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) ITSM
5 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C#
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) CISSP
2 12 (44.44%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) GSEC
3 11 (40.74%) ISACA
3 11 (40.74%) SANS
4 7 (25.93%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) CISA
5 1 (3.70%) ISEB
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (44.44%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (7.41%) COBIT
3 2 (7.41%) GDPR
4 1 (3.70%) IFRS
4 1 (3.70%) QA
4 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Intel