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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 261 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £51,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-36.40% +58.46%
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
6197 5414 5838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.87% 79.30% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5042 4584 5021
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 £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - - 3
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Computer Security 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 Computer Security.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Legal
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (77.78%) Data Privacy
2 6 (66.67%) CEH
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (66.67%) EnCE
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (11.11%) E-Discovery
6 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
6 1 (11.11%) Tableau
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Law
6 1 (11.11%) Banking

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Computer Security 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Legal
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Forensic Investigator
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Data Privacy
2 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) E-Discovery
4 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CEH
1 6 (66.67%) EnCE
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago