Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Officer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Officer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 144 159
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.049% 0.042% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.044% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
West Sussex median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +55.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £44,850
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £48,650
South East median annual salary £56,250 £82,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -31.82% +71.88% +19.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1963 2265 2652
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 96.10% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1726 2045 2343
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Information Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Information Security Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Officer in West Sussex

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Information Security Officer in West Sussex

Information Security Officer
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 Information Security Officer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Horsham - 1 £72,500 -
Information Security Officer
South East

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Information Security Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA

Information Security Officer Skill Set
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley