The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 182 174 187
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 3 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.083% 0.25% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.30% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 1
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £34,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +36.88%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Security Architecture
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
2986 3318 3348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.53% 83.60% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2461 2733 2858
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture.

1 25 (89.29%) Information Security
2 24 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (85.71%) OSCP
2 24 (85.71%) OSCE
2 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) CISSP
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (7.14%) SDH
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.14%) Juniper
4 2 (7.14%) Nokia
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) DSL
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) CCSA
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Security Management
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) CCIE
4 2 (7.14%) OpenView
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) CiscoWorks

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
2 2 (7.14%) DSL
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 2 (7.14%) SDH
2 2 (7.14%) Multicast
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Consultant
1 25 (89.29%) Security Consultant
2 23 (82.14%) Tester
2 23 (82.14%) Penetration Tester
3 22 (78.57%) IT Consultant
3 22 (78.57%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Information Security
2 24 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Security Management
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.14%) OWASP
4 2 (7.14%) Network Management
4 2 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Coaching
5 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) CISSP
1 24 (85.71%) OSCP
1 24 (85.71%) OSCE
2 2 (7.14%) CCIE
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCSA
2 2 (7.14%) CCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) OpenView
1 2 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco
1 2 (7.14%) HP
1 2 (7.14%) Juniper
1 2 (7.14%) Nokia
1 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
1 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
1 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
1 2 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (3.57%) Splunk
2 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
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