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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 85 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 35 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.06% 0.22% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.28% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.23% -5.55%
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
1463 1431 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.31% 79.63% 79.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1056 1124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +25 15 £45,000 +38.46%
Wilmslow - 4 £33,250 -
Security Management
North West

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 37 (75.51%) Information Security
2 28 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (53.06%) Finance
4 24 (48.98%) Firewall
4 24 (48.98%) ITIL
5 22 (44.90%) Windows
6 21 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (34.69%) Risk Management
8 15 (30.61%) Information Security Management
8 15 (30.61%) Web Services
8 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
8 15 (30.61%) COBIT
9 13 (26.53%) Degree
9 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS
10 12 (24.49%) Network Security
10 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
10 12 (24.49%) Cisco
10 12 (24.49%) SQL
10 12 (24.49%) Security Architecture
11 11 (22.45%) UNIX
11 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
11 11 (22.45%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (22.45%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (22.45%) Network Design
11 11 (22.45%) Security Testing
12 10 (20.41%) ERP
13 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
13 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
14 7 (14.29%) VMware

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.12%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) Firewall
2 12 (24.49%) Network Security
3 6 (12.24%) WAN
3 6 (12.24%) LAN
3 6 (12.24%) VPN
3 6 (12.24%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) Broadband
4 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.16%) VoIP
4 4 (8.16%) SMTP
5 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Legal
3 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Security Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Security Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Information Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Support
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Team Leader
4 5 (10.20%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (8.16%) Risk Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Information Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Incident Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support
6 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.24%) Life Science
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.04%) RMADS
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) UNIX
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.16%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Information Security
2 24 (48.98%) ITIL
3 21 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
4 17 (34.69%) Risk Management
5 15 (30.61%) Information Security Management
6 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (24.49%) Security Architecture
7 11 (22.45%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (22.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (22.45%) Network Design
7 11 (22.45%) Security Testing
8 10 (20.41%) ERP
9 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (14.29%) ISMS
11 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (12.24%) Project Management
12 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
12 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Management
13 4 (8.16%) Database Security
13 4 (8.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) MCSA
2 5 (10.20%) CISSP
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) CISM
3 4 (8.16%) MBA
3 4 (8.16%) CISA
3 4 (8.16%) CCNP
4 3 (6.12%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (30.61%) COBIT
3 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS
4 6 (12.24%) SLA
5 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Server
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Cisco
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) McAfee
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) Avaya
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper