The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 123 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 7 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% 0.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £41,250 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Security Management
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
1510 1611 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.98% 84.04% 81.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1283 1032
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Security Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 4 £18,000 -47.05%
Chester - 1 £35,000 -
Security Management
North West

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Management.

1 26 (86.67%) Information Security
2 20 (66.67%) Finance
3 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (53.33%) Windows
5 15 (50.00%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
7 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
7 13 (43.33%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (40.00%) Web Services
9 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
9 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (33.33%) COBIT
10 10 (33.33%) Information Security Management
11 9 (30.00%) SQL
11 9 (30.00%) Degree
11 9 (30.00%) Security Testing
11 9 (30.00%) Network Security
11 9 (30.00%) SDLC
12 8 (26.67%) Server Hardening
12 8 (26.67%) Security Architecture
12 8 (26.67%) Network Design
12 8 (26.67%) ITIL
12 8 (26.67%) UNIX
12 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
13 7 (23.33%) Legal
13 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
13 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
13 7 (23.33%) DNS
13 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.67%) WordPress
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) Network Security
3 7 (23.33%) DNS
4 5 (16.67%) Broadband
4 5 (16.67%) VoIP
4 5 (16.67%) SMTP
4 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) Intranet
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Legal
2 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Publishing
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Information Risk Manager
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (23.33%) Life Science
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Information Security
2 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 13 (43.33%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 9 (30.00%) Security Testing
6 9 (30.00%) SDLC
7 8 (26.67%) Server Hardening
7 8 (26.67%) Network Design
7 8 (26.67%) Security Architecture
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
8 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (20.00%) ERP
10 5 (16.67%) Service Management
10 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
10 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
10 5 (16.67%) Change Control
10 5 (16.67%) DevOps
11 4 (13.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) CISM
2 5 (16.67%) CISSP
3 4 (13.33%) MBA
3 4 (13.33%) CISA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (33.33%) COBIT
3 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (20.00%) SLA
5 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Dell