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

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 27.27% 7.69% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.00% 8.33% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
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 Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 20 12 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 90.91% 92.31% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 24
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,250 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Governance Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Governance Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Governance Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP