The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 192 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% 0.081% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.085% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -16.66%
Information Security Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3949 3512 3690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3349 3034 3278
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title 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 with Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) CISSP
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) SIEM
4 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (60.00%) EnCE
4 6 (60.00%) ISMS
4 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Data Security
7 1 (10.00%) LDAP
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) CISA
7 1 (10.00%) CISM
7 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title 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 with Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) SIEM
4 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (60.00%) ISMS
4 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) EnCE
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft