The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 57 115
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +58
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 115 141 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.10% 4.40% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 4.89% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 68
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.99% -

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
3361 2884 3328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 90.47% 90.10% 85.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2909 2371 2868
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Information Security
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Manchester

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Manchester

Information Security
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham -8 2 £32,500 - 1
Bolton -14 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Oldham - 1 £42,500 -
Salford - 1 £37,747 -
Information Security
North West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Security.

1 113 (52.80%) Degree
2 93 (43.46%) CISSP
3 71 (33.18%) Security Cleared
4 68 (31.78%) Time Management
4 68 (31.78%) C
4 68 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (31.31%) CISM
6 64 (29.91%) VMware
7 62 (28.97%) Scrum
7 62 (28.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 61 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 61 (28.50%) DV Cleared
9 59 (27.57%) DevOps
10 50 (23.36%) PCI DSS
11 48 (22.43%) Java
12 47 (21.96%) Military
13 46 (21.50%) SDLC
14 45 (21.03%) Hyper-V
15 43 (20.09%) Security Operations
16 42 (19.63%) Management Information System
17 40 (18.69%) Analytics
18 39 (18.22%) JavaScript
18 39 (18.22%) C#
18 39 (18.22%) MySQL
19 38 (17.76%) Data Analytics
19 38 (17.76%) Network Security
20 37 (17.29%) Oracle
20 37 (17.29%) HTML
20 37 (17.29%) CSS
20 37 (17.29%) Spring

Information Security
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 35 (16.36%) Apache Pig
1 35 (16.36%) Apache Spark
1 35 (16.36%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (11.21%) IIS
3 14 (6.54%) Confluence
4 5 (2.34%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.87%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.76%) Network Security
2 21 (9.81%) Firewall
3 19 (8.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (3.74%) DHCP
4 8 (3.74%) DNS
5 5 (2.34%) SAN
6 4 (1.87%) Internet
6 4 (1.87%) Skype
6 4 (1.87%) VLAN
7 3 (1.40%) WAN
8 2 (0.93%) HTTP
8 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.93%) WLAN
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.47%) Junos
9 1 (0.47%) LAN
9 1 (0.47%) MPLS
9 1 (0.47%) VoIP
9 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.22%) MySQL
2 35 (16.36%) Apache Hive
2 35 (16.36%) Big Data
2 35 (16.36%) Hadoop
2 35 (16.36%) MongoDB
2 35 (16.36%) Relational Database
3 34 (15.89%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (6.54%) JIRA
2 10 (4.67%) Cucumber
2 10 (4.67%) Selenium
3 6 (2.80%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (21.96%) Military
2 30 (14.02%) Finance
3 16 (7.48%) Banking
4 12 (5.61%) Legal
5 11 (5.14%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.21%) Law
7 5 (2.34%) Retail
8 4 (1.87%) Back Office
9 2 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (16.82%) Analyst
2 31 (14.49%) Consultant
3 26 (12.15%) Security Manager
4 25 (11.68%) Information Manager
4 25 (11.68%) Security Analyst
5 22 (10.28%) Security Consultant
6 21 (9.81%) Developer
6 21 (9.81%) Information Security Manager
7 20 (9.35%) Information Security Consultant
8 19 (8.88%) Network Consultant
8 19 (8.88%) Network Security Consultant
9 17 (7.94%) Software Engineer
10 15 (7.01%) Architect
11 13 (6.07%) Information Analyst
11 13 (6.07%) Information Security Analyst
12 11 (5.14%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.14%) Security Engineer
12 11 (5.14%) Test Engineer
13 10 (4.67%) Senior Network Security Consultant
13 10 (4.67%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.29%) CSS
1 37 (17.29%) HTML
1 37 (17.29%) Spring
2 36 (16.82%) Hibernate
3 35 (16.36%) Apache Camel
3 35 (16.36%) Java EE
4 34 (15.89%) Middleware
5 33 (15.42%) jQuery
6 32 (14.95%) HTML5
7 31 (14.49%) AngularJS
7 31 (14.49%) CSS3
7 31 (14.49%) Node.js
8 15 (7.01%) LAMP
9 5 (2.34%) .NET
9 5 (2.34%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.87%) Laravel
10 4 (1.87%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.93%) J2EE
12 1 (0.47%) Ajax
12 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.63%) Management Information System
2 34 (15.89%) Visualisation
3 25 (11.68%) Computer Science
4 24 (11.21%) PKI
5 23 (10.75%) Data Centre
5 23 (10.75%) Security Operations Centre
6 14 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.21%) Mathematics
7 9 (4.21%) User Experience
8 7 (3.27%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.80%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (2.80%) iPad
10 5 (2.34%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (2.34%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (1.40%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (1.40%) NHS
13 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.47%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.82%) Linux
2 19 (8.88%) Windows
3 13 (6.07%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.80%) Unix
6 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
1 68 (31.78%) Time Management
2 62 (28.97%) Scrum
3 59 (27.57%) DevOps
4 46 (21.50%) SDLC
5 43 (20.09%) Security Operations
6 40 (18.69%) Analytics
7 38 (17.76%) Data Analytics
8 36 (16.82%) ITIL
9 33 (15.42%) Cybersecurity
10 29 (13.55%) Software Engineering
11 27 (12.62%) Security Architecture
11 27 (12.62%) Security Management
12 24 (11.21%) Risk Management
12 24 (11.21%) Vulnerability Management
13 21 (9.81%) Compliance Management
13 21 (9.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (9.35%) Security Monitoring
15 19 (8.88%) Portfolio Management
15 19 (8.88%) Risk and Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.78%) C
2 48 (22.43%) Java
3 39 (18.22%) C#
3 39 (18.22%) JavaScript
4 35 (16.36%) Perl
4 35 (16.36%) Python
5 31 (14.49%) Ruby
6 11 (5.14%) C++
7 9 (4.21%) SQL
8 8 (3.74%) PHP
9 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 113 (52.80%) Degree
2 93 (43.46%) CISSP
3 71 (33.18%) Security Cleared
4 67 (31.31%) CISM
5 61 (28.50%) DV Cleared
6 20 (9.35%) CISA
6 20 (9.35%) IISP
7 11 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (4.67%) CISMP
9 9 (4.21%) CCNP
10 8 (3.74%) SANS
11 7 (3.27%) CEH
11 7 (3.27%) CRISC
11 7 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (3.27%) Postgraduate
12 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.40%) CLAS
13 3 (1.40%) ISSAP
13 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (28.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (23.36%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.21%) COBIT
4 3 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.93%) GPG13
6 1 (0.47%) GDPR
6 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 61 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (21.03%) Hyper-V
3 15 (7.01%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) NDS
4 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) WSUS
2 4 (1.87%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.87%) HP SIM
2 4 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.87%) SCCM
3 1 (0.47%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.47%) Nessus
3 1 (0.47%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.47%) Nmap
3 1 (0.47%) QRadar
Vendors
1 64 (29.91%) VMware
2 37 (17.29%) Oracle
3 20 (9.35%) ArcSight
3 20 (9.35%) Splunk
4 19 (8.88%) Cisco
5 18 (8.41%) Microsoft
6 17 (7.94%) Citrix
7 5 (2.34%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.34%) Intel
8 4 (1.87%) Dell
8 4 (1.87%) GFI Software
8 4 (1.87%) HP
8 4 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.87%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.87%) Sophos
8 4 (1.87%) Symantec
9 3 (1.40%) Intel Security
10 2 (0.93%) SAP
11 1 (0.47%) NetApp
11 1 (0.47%) NetIQ
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