Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 148 170
Rank change year-on-year +18 +22 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 23 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.10% 0.21% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.23% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 2
West Sussex median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +59.76% -28.09%
10th Percentile £43,250 £46,750 £28,975
90th Percentile £71,000 £70,250 £57,325
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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 1826 2166 2345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 87.45% 88.99% 88.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1984 2059
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in West Sussex

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in West Sussex

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
Gatwick +19 6 £62,500 -7.41%
Crawley +22 1 £50,000 -25.93%
Horsham - 1 £70,000 -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 16 (69.57%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
3 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
4 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (30.43%) CISA
6 6 (26.09%) CISM
6 6 (26.09%) CISSP
6 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
6 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (26.09%) IT Audit
7 5 (21.74%) GDPR
8 4 (17.39%) QA
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Firewall
10 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (8.70%) Finance
10 2 (8.70%) Project Management
10 2 (8.70%) Unix
10 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (8.70%) PCI QSA
10 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
11 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
11 1 (4.35%) Business Development

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:

Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
1 12 (52.17%) Information Security Consultant
1 12 (52.17%) Security Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Security Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Information Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Information Systems Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Auditor
5 2 (8.70%) IT Auditor
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Security
6 1 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
3 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
4 6 (26.09%) IT Audit
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Development
7 1 (4.35%) Coaching
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) CISA
3 6 (26.09%) CISM
3 6 (26.09%) CISSP
4 2 (8.70%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) GDPR
3 4 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.35%) Tripwire