The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 177 174 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 8 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.40% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.48% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 5
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £20,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Security Management
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
3117 3345 3200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.57% 83.83% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2588 2776 2738
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Security Management 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 Management.

1 14 (46.67%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
5 8 (26.67%) PCI DSS
5 8 (26.67%) ISMS
6 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.00%) Change Control
7 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (20.00%) Cyber Security
8 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
8 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
9 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (13.33%) CESG
9 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (13.33%) JSP
9 4 (13.33%) CISSP
9 4 (13.33%) LAN
9 4 (13.33%) WLAN
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 4 (13.33%) Wireless
9 4 (13.33%) Network Management

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Security Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) WLAN
1 4 (13.33%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Information Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) CESG
2 4 (13.33%) SCADA
3 1 (3.33%) Online Games
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Information Security
2 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
3 8 (26.67%) ISMS
4 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (20.00%) Change Control
4 6 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (13.33%) Network Management
7 3 (10.00%) SIEM
7 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (6.67%) OSCP
3 2 (6.67%) OSCE
4 1 (3.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (26.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.33%) JSP 440
4 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (10.00%) McAfee
1 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (10.00%) Lumension
2 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.33%) Qualys
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat