The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 238 233 247
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 13 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.16% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.20% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 4
Average salary £48,900 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Information Security Management
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
5999 5422 5797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.88% 77.62% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4767 4591 5047
Average salary £40,000 £38,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.23% +2.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 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 27 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 +6 6 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Manchester -9 4 £46,250 +32.14%
Cheshire - 3 £34,000 -
Information Security Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 21 (100.00%) Security Management
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 14 (66.67%) Degree
4 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
5 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) CISSP
6 8 (38.10%) CISM
6 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (33.33%) ISMS
7 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
7 7 (33.33%) COBIT
7 7 (33.33%) ISSAP
7 7 (33.33%) ISSMP
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
9 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
9 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
9 4 (19.05%) UNIX
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Information Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Information Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) PMO Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Information Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Security Management
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) ISMS
3 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (19.05%) Release Management
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
5 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) CISM
2 8 (38.10%) CISSP
3 7 (33.33%) ISSAP
3 7 (33.33%) ISSMP
4 3 (14.29%) MCSE
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (33.33%) COBIT
2 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 7 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) XenApp
1 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
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