The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 231 227 252
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 11 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.21% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.27% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 1
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -0.49%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5839 5597 5763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.45% 77.95% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4755 5057
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Management Salary Trend in the North West

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Information Security Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Information Security Management
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 Information Security Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Merseyside - 5 £50,000 - 1
Manchester -11 4 £36,750 +5.00%
Cheshire - 2 £34,000 -
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Information 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 Information Security Management.

1 24 (100.00%) Security Management
1 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (75.00%) ITIL
3 17 (70.83%) Management Information System
4 16 (66.67%) Degree
5 14 (58.33%) ISMS
6 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
7 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2
7 9 (37.50%) MS Project
7 9 (37.50%) Project Management
7 9 (37.50%) Quality Management
7 9 (37.50%) Business Transformation
8 6 (25.00%) CISM
8 6 (25.00%) CISSP
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
9 5 (20.83%) COBIT
9 5 (20.83%) Multimedia
9 5 (20.83%) ISSAP
9 5 (20.83%) ISSMP
9 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
9 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
9 5 (20.83%) Time Management
10 3 (12.50%) UNIX
10 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Information 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 Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Multimedia
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Consultant
1 9 (37.50%) PMO Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Graduate
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Information Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Security Management
1 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (75.00%) ITIL
3 14 (58.33%) ISMS
4 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 9 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 9 (37.50%) Business Transformation
5 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.83%) Time Management
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.17%) Service Management
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) CISM
2 6 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.83%) ISSAP
3 5 (20.83%) ISSMP
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (20.83%) COBIT
2 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.33%) XenApp
1 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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