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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 124 128
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £39,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -32.17%
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
959 1557 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.63% 89.74% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1265 1300
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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