The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
North West / Manchester
Rank 50 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -9
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 46 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.28% 0.57% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 0.69% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 5 1
Median daily rate £474 £375 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.33% -26.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £41.75 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-16.16% -20.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 1587 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.05% 82.31% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 925 668
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 34
Median hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Manchester region.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 11 £438 - 3
Cybersecurity
North West

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 48 (53.93%) Security Operations
2 40 (44.94%) CISSP
3 31 (34.83%) Security Cleared
4 28 (31.46%) SC Cleared
5 25 (28.09%) Risk Management
6 21 (23.60%) Security Operations Centre
7 20 (22.47%) Apple
8 19 (21.35%) Service Management
8 19 (21.35%) Degree
9 18 (20.22%) Splunk
9 18 (20.22%) Unix
9 18 (20.22%) Windows
9 18 (20.22%) Linux
10 17 (19.10%) SSCP
10 17 (19.10%) Vulnerability Management
11 16 (17.98%) QRadar
11 16 (17.98%) ELK Stack
12 15 (16.85%) SANS
12 15 (16.85%) Patch Management
12 15 (16.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
12 15 (16.85%) VPN
12 15 (16.85%) LAN
12 15 (16.85%) VoIP
12 15 (16.85%) WAN
12 15 (16.85%) Firewall
13 14 (15.73%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (15.73%) Process Improvement
13 14 (15.73%) Security Monitoring
14 13 (14.61%) SIEM

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (2.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) Jetty
2 1 (1.12%) Mongrel
2 1 (1.12%) nginx
2 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.12%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) Firewall
1 15 (16.85%) LAN
1 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
1 15 (16.85%) VoIP
1 15 (16.85%) VPN
1 15 (16.85%) WAN
2 5 (5.62%) Network Security
3 4 (4.49%) Internet
3 4 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.49%) Wireless
4 1 (1.12%) DHCP
4 1 (1.12%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) FTP
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
4 1 (1.12%) IPsec
4 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
4 1 (1.12%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Redis
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.12%) Big Data
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) OLAP
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) JUnit
2 1 (1.12%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Electronics
3 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Analyst
2 17 (19.10%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 17 (19.10%) Head of Security
3 14 (15.73%) Head of Operations
3 14 (15.73%) Security Manager
4 12 (13.48%) Operational Security Manager
4 12 (13.48%) Operations Manager
4 12 (13.48%) Security Analyst
4 12 (13.48%) Security Operations Manager
5 11 (12.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 10 (11.24%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 10 (11.24%) SOC Manager
7 8 (8.99%) Security Specialist
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.49%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Security Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) ELK Stack
2 7 (7.87%) Web Services
3 6 (6.74%) RESTful
4 3 (3.37%) SOAP
5 2 (2.25%) XML
6 1 (1.12%) .NET
6 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.12%) J2EE
6 1 (1.12%) Java EE
6 1 (1.12%) JPA
6 1 (1.12%) REST
6 1 (1.12%) Servlets
6 1 (1.12%) Spring
6 1 (1.12%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.99%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.25%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (2.25%) EPoS
4 2 (2.25%) PMI
5 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.12%) Economics
5 1 (1.12%) PKI
5 1 (1.12%) RIA
5 1 (1.12%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Linux
1 18 (20.22%) Unix
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) CentOS
2 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) Security Operations
2 25 (28.09%) Risk Management
3 19 (21.35%) Service Management
4 17 (19.10%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (16.85%) Patch Management
5 15 (16.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 14 (15.73%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (15.73%) Process Improvement
6 14 (15.73%) Security Monitoring
7 13 (14.61%) Information Security
7 13 (14.61%) Protective Monitoring
7 13 (14.61%) SIEM
8 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (12.36%) People Management
10 9 (10.11%) Case Management
11 8 (8.99%) Change Management
11 8 (8.99%) Open Source
11 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
12 7 (7.87%) ITIL
12 7 (7.87%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.99%) Python
2 3 (3.37%) Java
2 3 (3.37%) SQL
3 1 (1.12%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.12%) R
3 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) CISSP
2 31 (34.83%) Security Cleared
3 28 (31.46%) SC Cleared
4 19 (21.35%) Degree
5 17 (19.10%) SSCP
6 15 (16.85%) SANS
7 4 (4.49%) ISEB
8 3 (3.37%) CISM
9 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
9 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.12%) CISA
10 1 (1.12%) CRISC
10 1 (1.12%) GIAC
10 1 (1.12%) PgMP
10 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) COBIT
1 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) HDFS
2 1 (1.12%) Snort
2 1 (1.12%) vCloud
2 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) QRadar
2 6 (6.74%) Kibana
2 6 (6.74%) logstash
3 4 (4.49%) RSA enVision
4 3 (3.37%) Nessus
4 3 (3.37%) Nexpose
4 3 (3.37%) Nmap
5 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.25%) Puppet
6 1 (1.12%) Ansible
6 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.12%) FreeIPA
6 1 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Apple
2 18 (20.22%) Splunk
3 13 (14.61%) IBM
3 13 (14.61%) LogRhythm
4 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.74%) VMware
6 5 (5.62%) SAP
6 5 (5.62%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.49%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.49%) Qualys
8 3 (3.37%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.37%) Citrix
8 3 (3.37%) Intel
8 3 (3.37%) NetWitness
9 2 (2.25%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle
9 2 (2.25%) Teradata
10 1 (1.12%) Google
10 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.12%) Symantec
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