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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 122 119
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.059% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.065% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,791 £48,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-16.32% -18.75%
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
787 1529 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.93% 90.26% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 687 1209 1130
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Snort
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) NetWitness
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (100.00%) EnCase
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) EnCE
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) GCIH
3 1 (25.00%) GCFA

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Malware Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) EnCE
1 1 (25.00%) GCFA
1 1 (25.00%) GCIH
1 1 (25.00%) GREM
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) NetWitness
2 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk