Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for NIST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NIST over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 88 90 144
Rank change year-on-year +2 +54 +3
Permanent jobs citing NIST 20 8 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.61% 0.96% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.03% 4.73% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 7
10th Percentile £37,750 £82,500 "
25th Percentile £41,500 £85,313 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £88,750 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -32.39% +42.00% -10.71%
75th Percentile £67,500 £92,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,750 £97,000 £78,250
South East median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% -3.57% +21.74%

NIST is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 249 169 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 20.02% 20.29% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 162 124 272
10th Percentile £29,100 £45,550 £25,750
25th Percentile £41,313 £50,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £82,625 £73,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

NIST
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for NIST in West Sussex

NIST
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for NIST in West Sussex

NIST
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing NIST in West Sussex over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for NIST in West Sussex

NIST
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 NIST within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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
Crawley +23 13 £57,500 -45.24% 1
Horsham - 4 £60,000 -
Worthing -10 3 £90,000 +2.86% 1
NIST
South East

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing NIST 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 NIST.

1 20 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (85.00%) Information Security
3 15 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (55.00%) FFIEC
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (40.00%) Security Testing
6 8 (40.00%) GDPR
7 7 (35.00%) Threat Modelling
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (30.00%) NIST 800
9 5 (25.00%) CISA
9 5 (25.00%) CISM
9 5 (25.00%) CISSP
9 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (25.00%) CGEIT
9 5 (25.00%) CRISC
10 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
10 4 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
10 4 (20.00%) Social Skills
10 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS

NIST
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Advisor
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Security Advisor
2 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Information Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Architect
3 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Cybercrime
2 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (85.00%) Information Security
3 8 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Threat Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Data Security
8 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) Full Stack Development
8 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (15.00%) Network Segmentation
8 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) FFIEC
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) CGEIT
3 5 (25.00%) CISA
3 5 (25.00%) CISM
3 5 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (25.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (40.00%) GDPR
3 8 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (30.00%) NIST 800
5 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (15.00%) GAMP
6 3 (15.00%) HIPAA
6 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
7 2 (10.00%) COBIT
7 2 (10.00%) GRC
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle