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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 83 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 27 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.49% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £455
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £40.22 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-26.64% -32.97%
Cybersecurity
North West

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
1496 1482 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.56% 79.08% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 883 656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 £400 - 2
Cybersecurity
North West

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 23 (42.59%) CISSP
2 22 (40.74%) Splunk
3 20 (37.04%) Vulnerability Management
3 20 (37.04%) Unix
4 19 (35.19%) Windows
4 19 (35.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (35.19%) SIEM
5 15 (27.78%) Network Security
6 14 (25.93%) Intel Security
7 13 (24.07%) CISM
7 13 (24.07%) Finance
7 13 (24.07%) Information Security
7 13 (24.07%) PKI
7 13 (24.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (24.07%) COBIT
8 12 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (22.22%) Symantec
8 12 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 12 (22.22%) PCI DSS
8 12 (22.22%) Threat Management
9 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
9 11 (20.37%) Security Operations
10 8 (14.81%) IBM
10 8 (14.81%) Linux
10 8 (14.81%) QRadar
10 8 (14.81%) ELK Stack
10 8 (14.81%) Qualys
10 8 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (14.81%) LogRhythm
11 7 (12.96%) Patch Management

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 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Jetty
1 1 (1.85%) Mongrel
1 1 (1.85%) nginx
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Network Security
2 7 (12.96%) Firewall
2 7 (12.96%) LAN
2 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.96%) VoIP
2 7 (12.96%) VPN
2 7 (12.96%) WAN
3 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.56%) Wireless
4 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.85%) FTP
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) IPsec
5 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Redis
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Consultant
2 12 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Security Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Security Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Security Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) CISSP Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Security Management Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) SIEM Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Security Operations Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) ELK Stack
2 4 (7.41%) RESTful
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) OLE
4 1 (1.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) PKI
2 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.70%) EPoS
6 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Unix
2 19 (35.19%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Linux
4 2 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Vulnerability Management
2 19 (35.19%) SIEM
2 19 (35.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (24.07%) Information Security
4 12 (22.22%) Threat Management
5 11 (20.37%) Security Operations
6 8 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (12.96%) Patch Management
7 7 (12.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
8 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.26%) Open Source
10 4 (7.41%) Case Management
10 4 (7.41%) Compliance Management
10 4 (7.41%) DevOps
10 4 (7.41%) Planning and Forecasting
10 4 (7.41%) Process Improvement
10 4 (7.41%) Security Management
11 3 (5.56%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) Ruby
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) CISSP
2 13 (24.07%) CISM
3 7 (12.96%) SANS
3 7 (12.96%) SSCP
4 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) Degree
7 2 (3.70%) ISEB
7 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.85%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) COBIT
1 13 (24.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (1.85%) COSO
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.70%) RACF
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) HDFS
4 1 (1.85%) vCloud
4 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (14.81%) QRadar
3 5 (9.26%) Puppet
4 4 (7.41%) Kibana
4 4 (7.41%) logstash
5 3 (5.56%) RSA enVision
6 2 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.70%) Nagios
6 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 2 (3.70%) zSecure
7 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Splunk
2 14 (25.93%) Intel Security
3 12 (22.22%) Symantec
4 8 (14.81%) IBM
4 8 (14.81%) LogRhythm
4 8 (14.81%) Qualys
5 7 (12.96%) Apple
6 5 (9.26%) VMware
7 3 (5.56%) Citrix
8 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.70%) Lumension
8 2 (3.70%) SAP
8 2 (3.70%) Trustwave
9 1 (1.85%) Google
9 1 (1.85%) HP
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle
9 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
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