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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 179 171 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
3338 2980 3045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 77.24% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 2557 2657
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

ISMS Salary Histogram in Manchester

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (84.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 15 (78.95%) Information Security
3 9 (47.37%) CISSP
3 9 (47.37%) SIEM
4 8 (42.11%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) EnCE
4 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
4 8 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Information Security Management
5 7 (36.84%) Security Management
5 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
6 4 (21.05%) MS Project
6 4 (21.05%) Business Transformation
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL V2
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) SLA
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) Banking
7 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (10.53%) Time Management
8 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Project
3 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Security Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Information Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Web Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) PMO Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Deskside Support
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Application Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
1 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) SIEM
3 8 (42.11%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Information Security Management
4 7 (36.84%) Security Management
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 4 (21.05%) Business Transformation
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL V2
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Service Management
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CISSP
2 8 (42.11%) EnCE
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (84.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle