Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 92 114
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 36 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.64% 1.89% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.03% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 30
East Sussex median annual salary £75,000 £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.45% -16.19% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,000 £38,500 £49,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £69,875 £70,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -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 1,882 1,671 1,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 85.94% 93.09% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,607 1,456 1,669
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,750
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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -2 17 £72,500 +41.46% 2
Hove +16 11 £80,000 -11.11% 2
Uckfield -8 7 £31,000 +10.71% 1
Hastings - 1 £42,500 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (36.11%) IT Strategy
5 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (36.11%) Finance
6 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (30.56%) Due Diligence
8 10 (27.78%) Feasibility Study
8 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
8 10 (27.78%) User Experience
8 10 (27.78%) Analytics
8 10 (27.78%) Security Management
8 10 (27.78%) TOGAF
8 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (27.78%) IT Governance
8 10 (27.78%) Mainframe
9 9 (25.00%) CISSP
9 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (25.00%) Security Operations
10 8 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
10 8 (22.22%) CISM
10 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
10 8 (22.22%) ISMS
11 7 (19.44%) Network Security
11 7 (19.44%) Information Security 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) Network Security
3 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) FTP
4 2 (5.56%) IPsec
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.56%) WLAN
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Governance Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Head of Operations
5 2 (5.56%) Head of Security
5 2 (5.56%) Information Governance Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) CISSP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (5.56%) LESS
1 2 (5.56%) React
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) Sass
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.78%) Mainframe
3 10 (27.78%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (5.56%) PDA
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.78%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (36.11%) IT Strategy
4 11 (30.56%) Due Diligence
5 10 (27.78%) Analytics
5 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (27.78%) Feasibility Study
5 10 (27.78%) IT Governance
5 10 (27.78%) Security Management
5 10 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 9 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 8 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 8 (22.22%) ISMS
7 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (19.44%) Information Security Management
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
8 7 (19.44%) OWASP
9 6 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) CISSP
2 8 (22.22%) CISM
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (2.78%) CCDA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) GIAC
5 1 (2.78%) GSEC
5 1 (2.78%) ISACA
5 1 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) SANS
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) COBIT
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.56%) PMO
3 2 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (2.78%) GDPR
4 1 (2.78%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) CASB
2 1 (2.78%) CSIRT
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.78%) Avaya
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) F5
3 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.78%) Qualys