The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 186 184 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 6
Average salary £23,250 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-70.93% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Data 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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3331 3408 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.59% 83.92% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2738 2630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Security
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Manchester

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Manchester

Data Security
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stockport - 3 £22,500 -
Rochdale - 2 £100,000 -
Data Security
North West

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Data Security 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 Data Security.

1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) People Management
4 4 (28.57%) cPanel
4 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Broadband
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (21.43%) CCTV
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) SAN

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Data Security 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 Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Broadband
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
1 4 (28.57%) MPLS
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Director
1 4 (28.57%) Head of Security
1 4 (28.57%) Head of Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
1 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
1 4 (28.57%) People Management
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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