The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 178 158 188
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +30
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.086% 0.79% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.91% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.38%
Information Assurance
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
3091 3068 3381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.75% 86.64% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2626 2518 2782
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Manchester

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 16 (84.21%) Security Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
3 9 (47.37%) EPoS
3 9 (47.37%) Retail
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Information Security
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) ISEB
6 4 (21.05%) CISSP
6 4 (21.05%) Intranet
6 4 (21.05%) Internet
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) GIAC
6 4 (21.05%) CISM
6 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) CEH
6 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) Corporate Banking

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
1 4 (21.05%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.53%) S/MIME
2 2 (10.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Fiddler
1 3 (15.79%) Firebug
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) MSTest
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SOC Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Governance Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Security Advisor
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) EPoS
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (15.79%) W3C
5 2 (10.53%) Clustering
6 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Security Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Information Security
6 4 (21.05%) Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) OWASP
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) SIEM
6 4 (21.05%) V-Model
6 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CEH
2 4 (21.05%) CISM
2 4 (21.05%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) GIAC
2 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (21.05%) SANS
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) COBIT
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago