The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 91 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.93% 2.16% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.42% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 27
Median salary £48,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.36% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £42,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £78,000 £55,500
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 950 1156 1061
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.13% 89.27% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1096 943
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Sussex

Information Security
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Information Security in West Sussex

Information Security
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in West Sussex

Information Security
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +3 3 £40,000 -26.60%
Gatwick -1 3 £62,500 +13.63%
Billingshurst - 2 £26,000 - 1
Horsham -4 1 £67,500 +80.00% 2
East Grinstead - 1 £67,500 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £37,500 -
Information Security
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (53.85%) Unix
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) Quality Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) QMS
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
4 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) CentOS
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (23.08%) Brocade

Information Security
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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Governance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Governance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) CentOS
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Quality Management
2 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) QMS
2 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (23.08%) Benchmarking
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) AWK
1 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
1 3 (23.08%) Korn
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) OCA
2 3 (23.08%) OCP
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (23.08%) RHCE
2 3 (23.08%) RHCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) PCI QSA
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) GlusterFS
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Brocade
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) StorageTek
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) Veritas
4 2 (15.38%) Aruba
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
Billingshurst, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Dependent on Experience + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Horsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Horsham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension, health care, 15% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago