The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 187 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +18.42%
ISMS
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
3462 2942 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.13% 78.68% 80.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 2471 2702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ISMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ISMS Salary Trend in Manchester

ISMS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (71.43%) Information Security
4 9 (64.29%) SIEM
5 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (57.14%) PCI DSS
5 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (57.14%) EnCE
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) CISSP
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 4 (28.57%) Retail
7 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) Web Development
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
8 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
8 2 (14.29%) Security Management
8 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) SQL
9 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 1 (7.14%) Legal
9 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
9 1 (7.14%) JBoss Seam

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing ISMS 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 ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Security Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Information Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Deskside Support
3 4 (28.57%) Web Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Application Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 9 (64.29%) SIEM
4 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) EnCE
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft