The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 121 119
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
Computer Security
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
860 1535 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.48% 89.50% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 745 1200 1199
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Computer Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the Cheshire region.

Computer Security Salary Trend in Cheshire