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

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 104 124
Rank change year-on-year +6 +20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 38 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.86% 1.63% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.75% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 14
East Sussex median annual salary £75,000 £53,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.51% -8.62% -3.33%
10th Percentile £31,000 £37,900 £51,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £68,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 1,807 1,948 1,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.45% 93.12% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,616 1,751 1,545
East Sussex median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 15 December 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 15 December 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
Hove +11 17 £75,000 -16.67%
Brighton -1 17 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Uckfield +7 5 £31,000 -31.11%
Hastings - 1 £42,500 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 28 (73.68%) Management Information System
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (55.26%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (50.00%) IT Strategy
6 18 (47.37%) Due Diligence
7 17 (44.74%) Feasibility Study
7 17 (44.74%) User Experience
7 17 (44.74%) Analytics
7 17 (44.74%) TOGAF
7 17 (44.74%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (44.74%) IT Governance
7 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (44.74%) Waterfall
7 17 (44.74%) Mainframe
8 16 (42.11%) Finance
9 14 (36.84%) Thought Leadership
10 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (28.95%) OWASP
12 9 (23.68%) Security Management
13 8 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (18.42%) Security Operations
14 7 (18.42%) SQL
14 7 (18.42%) ISMS
15 6 (15.79%) Firewall
15 6 (15.79%) Project Management
15 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
16 5 (13.16%) Relational Database

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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Network Security
3 3 (7.89%) FTP
3 3 (7.89%) IPsec
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
4 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.26%) WLAN
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) GIS
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Architect
2 14 (36.84%) Technical Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Information Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Head of Operations
4 3 (7.89%) Head of Security
4 3 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Governance Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Information Governance Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) CISSP Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security Compliance Manager
6 1 (2.63%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (73.68%) Management Information System
2 20 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (44.74%) Mainframe
3 17 (44.74%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (5.26%) PDA
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 18 (47.37%) Due Diligence
5 17 (44.74%) Analytics
5 17 (44.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (44.74%) Feasibility Study
5 17 (44.74%) IT Governance
5 17 (44.74%) TOGAF
5 17 (44.74%) Waterfall
6 14 (36.84%) Thought Leadership
7 11 (28.95%) OWASP
8 9 (23.68%) Security Management
9 8 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (18.42%) ISMS
10 7 (18.42%) Security Operations
11 6 (15.79%) Project Management
11 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
12 5 (13.16%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CISM
1 4 (10.53%) CISSP
2 3 (7.89%) CEH
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) GIAC
4 1 (2.63%) CCDA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (2.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.89%) PMO
4 2 (5.26%) COBIT
4 2 (5.26%) SLA
5 1 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) CASB
1 2 (5.26%) CSIRT
1 2 (5.26%) QRadar
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix
2 3 (7.89%) Qualys
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.63%) Avaya
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) F5
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Ivanti