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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 7 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 59 63 76
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 66 40 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.42% 3.40% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 3.57% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 21
10th Percentile £52,775 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £62,031 £42,250 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +3.70%
75th Percentile £86,875 £65,000 -
90th Percentile £92,500 £66,500 £87,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -8.70%

Cybersecurity 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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,361 1,121 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 91.10% 95.16% 92.97%
Number of salaries quoted 664 769 773
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,063 £61,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,875
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.19% +1.75%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in West Sussex

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cybersecurity in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in West Sussex

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cybersecurity in West Sussex over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in West Sussex

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 7 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Gatwick +9 19 £65,000 -
Crawley -18 16 £65,500 +0.77% 3
Horsham -1 6 - -
East Grinstead - 6 - -
Worthing - 5 £90,000 - 1
Haywards Heath - 2 £48,750 -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 50 (75.76%) Social Skills
2 32 (48.48%) Finance
3 31 (46.97%) Degree
4 29 (43.94%) ITIL
5 25 (37.88%) Operational Stability
6 23 (34.85%) Agile
6 23 (34.85%) Customer Engagement
7 22 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (30.30%) Azure
9 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (25.76%) Firewall
10 17 (25.76%) Management Information System
10 17 (25.76%) Project Management
11 16 (24.24%) Test Automation
11 16 (24.24%) Public Cloud
11 16 (24.24%) Commercialisation
12 15 (22.73%) SD-WAN
12 15 (22.73%) Matrix Organization
12 15 (22.73%) QA
12 15 (22.73%) Matrix Management
12 15 (22.73%) Dependency Management
12 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 15 (22.73%) PMP
12 15 (22.73%) PMI Certification
12 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
12 15 (22.73%) WAN
13 14 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (21.21%) Mentoring
14 12 (18.18%) DevOps
14 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.30%) Azure
2 12 (18.18%) Azure DevOps
3 11 (16.67%) GitHub
4 3 (4.55%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (4.55%) Azure Monitor
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (4.55%) OneDrive
4 3 (4.55%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.52%) AWS
5 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.52%) Azure Sentinel
5 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Firewall
2 15 (22.73%) SD-WAN
2 15 (22.73%) WAN
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (16.67%) Wireless
3 11 (16.67%) WLAN
4 4 (6.06%) 5G
5 3 (4.55%) DHCP
5 3 (4.55%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 50 (75.76%) Social Skills
2 32 (48.48%) Finance
3 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Legal
5 3 (4.55%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.55%) Automotive
6 2 (3.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (3.03%) Retail
7 1 (1.52%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) IT Manager
1 15 (22.73%) IT Project Manager
1 15 (22.73%) Project Manager
1 15 (22.73%) Senior IT Manager
1 15 (22.73%) Senior IT Project Manager
1 15 (22.73%) Senior Manager
1 15 (22.73%) Senior Project Manager
2 11 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Administrator
3 8 (12.12%) Architect
3 8 (12.12%) Developer
3 8 (12.12%) ServiceNow Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) IT Architect
5 5 (7.58%) IT Security Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) HTML
2 8 (12.12%) CSS
2 8 (12.12%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.52%) HTML5
3 1 (1.52%) jQuery
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) REST
3 1 (1.52%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Management Information System
2 16 (24.24%) Public Cloud
3 9 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 8 (12.12%) CMDB
5 6 (9.09%) IoT
6 4 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (6.06%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (4.55%) Blockchain
7 3 (4.55%) Life Science
7 3 (4.55%) Robotics
8 2 (3.03%) User Experience
9 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) ITIL
2 25 (37.88%) Operational Stability
3 23 (34.85%) Agile
3 23 (34.85%) Customer Engagement
4 22 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (25.76%) Project Management
6 16 (24.24%) Commercialisation
6 16 (24.24%) Test Automation
7 15 (22.73%) Dependency Management
7 15 (22.73%) Matrix Management
7 15 (22.73%) Matrix Organization
7 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
8 14 (21.21%) Mentoring
9 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (18.18%) DevOps
9 12 (18.18%) ITSM
9 12 (18.18%) Service Management
10 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 11 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 11 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) Python
2 9 (13.64%) SQL
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (46.97%) Degree
2 15 (22.73%) PMI Certification
2 15 (22.73%) PMP
2 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (10.61%) CISM
3 7 (10.61%) CISSP
4 3 (4.55%) CISA
4 3 (4.55%) CRISC
4 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) SSCP
6 1 (1.52%) CCSP
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) QA
2 14 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (13.64%) SLA
4 8 (12.12%) GDPR
5 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
6 5 (7.58%) GAMP
6 5 (7.58%) HIPAA
6 5 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (7.58%) NIST
6 5 (7.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (6.06%) NCSC
8 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
8 2 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (3.03%) ITGC
8 2 (3.03%) JSP 440
8 2 (3.03%) RMADS
9 1 (1.52%) COBIT
9 1 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (1.52%) GRC
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Firmware
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Ansible
1 11 (16.67%) Terraform
2 3 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) SaltStack
2 8 (12.12%) ServiceNow
3 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.55%) Databricks
5 3 (4.55%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) Progress
6 1 (1.52%) VMware