Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 18.03% 4.17% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.33% 4.35% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Sussex median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,500 £46,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £49,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60 46 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 98.36% 95.83% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 70
Sussex median annual salary £58,750 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.69% +10.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £39,625 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £66,250 £62,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Sussex

Information Security
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
2 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
2 6 (54.55%) Electronics
2 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
2 6 (54.55%) Data Quality
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) SANS
5 1 (9.09%) GDPR
5 1 (9.09%) Qualys
5 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (9.09%) Tufin
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Electronics
2 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Data Governance Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Data Governance Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Data Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Governance Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Strategy Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
1 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
1 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SANS
1 1 (9.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Qualys
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Tufin