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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 79 84
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.08% 2.18% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.54% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 21
Median salary £42,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.04% +2.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 806 946 926
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 92.96% 86.08% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 693 799 776
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Lewes 0 7 £42,000 -16.00%
Brighton +7 3 £58,750 -16.07% 2
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 24 (55.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (51.16%) Management Information System
3 21 (48.84%) Change Management
4 16 (37.21%) Information Security Management
4 16 (37.21%) Security Management
4 16 (37.21%) ISMS
5 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
6 14 (32.56%) ITSM
7 12 (27.91%) Project Management
7 12 (27.91%) Security Operations
8 11 (25.58%) CISSP
8 11 (25.58%) CISA
8 11 (25.58%) CISM
9 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
9 10 (23.26%) ITIL
10 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
10 9 (20.93%) Citrix
10 9 (20.93%) Cisco
10 9 (20.93%) Service Management
10 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
10 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
10 9 (20.93%) Statistics
10 9 (20.93%) Cisco IPT
10 9 (20.93%) IP Telephony
10 9 (20.93%) Asset Management
10 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
10 9 (20.93%) Release Management
11 8 (18.60%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (18.60%) Data Security

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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco IPT
1 9 (20.93%) IP Telephony
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) IT Manager
2 12 (27.91%) IT Security Manager
2 12 (27.91%) Security Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Service Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Information Security Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) IT Risk Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Python Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Risk Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) PKI
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (6.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Change Management
2 16 (37.21%) Information Security Management
2 16 (37.21%) ISMS
2 16 (37.21%) Security Management
3 14 (32.56%) ITSM
4 12 (27.91%) Project Management
4 12 (27.91%) Security Operations
5 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
6 9 (20.93%) Asset Management
6 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
6 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
6 9 (20.93%) Release Management
6 9 (20.93%) Service Management
6 9 (20.93%) Statistics
7 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Data Security
7 8 (18.60%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (16.28%) ETL
8 7 (16.28%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) CISA
1 11 (25.58%) CISM
1 11 (25.58%) CISSP
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 6 (13.95%) CEH
3 6 (13.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (11.63%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (11.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (55.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) COBIT
3 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco
1 9 (20.93%) Citrix
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