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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
North West / Manchester
Rank 192 169 170
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.30% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.33% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £55,000 £39,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% -32.75%
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -9.09%

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
3466 3012 3395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.48% 90.61% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2932 2456 2882
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Manchester

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 21 (91.30%) Security Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) CISSP
2 17 (73.91%) Information Security
3 16 (69.57%) Risk Management
3 16 (69.57%) CISM
3 16 (69.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (65.22%) DV Cleared
4 15 (65.22%) Degree
4 15 (65.22%) C
5 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Security Management
6 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
7 9 (39.13%) Data Security
7 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
7 9 (39.13%) Legal
7 9 (39.13%) Business Continuity
7 9 (39.13%) Banking
7 9 (39.13%) ITIL
7 9 (39.13%) Cisco
7 9 (39.13%) CCNP
7 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (39.13%) Reverse Engineering
7 9 (39.13%) Network Architecture
7 9 (39.13%) Business Development
7 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
7 9 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
7 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
7 9 (39.13%) Time Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
General
1 9 (39.13%) Banking
1 9 (39.13%) Legal
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Test Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Head of Information
4 2 (8.70%) Head of Information Assurance
4 2 (8.70%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
3 7 (30.43%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (4.35%) CESG
4 1 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 16 (69.57%) Risk Management
3 10 (43.48%) Security Management
4 9 (39.13%) Business Continuity
4 9 (39.13%) Business Development
4 9 (39.13%) Data Security
4 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
4 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
4 9 (39.13%) Network Architecture
4 9 (39.13%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (39.13%) Time Management
4 9 (39.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) Information Governance
5 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C
2 6 (26.09%) C++
2 6 (26.09%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) Perl
2 6 (26.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Security Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) CISSP
3 16 (69.57%) CISM
4 15 (65.22%) Degree
4 15 (65.22%) DV Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
6 9 (39.13%) CCNP
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (26.09%) CISA
7 6 (26.09%) CRISC
8 1 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (4.35%) CLAS
8 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
8 1 (4.35%) GIAC
8 1 (4.35%) OSCE
8 1 (4.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
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