The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 256 265
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.090% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.10% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £39,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -32.17%
Computer Security
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5375 5926 6394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.87% 88.63% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4493 4900 5066
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Computer Security
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in the North West

Computer Security
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Computer 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 North West region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago