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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 219 249 254
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 13 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 12
Average salary £51,750 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.20% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%
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
4914 5674 6048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.62% 87.36% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4141 4513 4885
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
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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 +8 9 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside - 2 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire +17 1 £34,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £31,500 -
Information Security Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Security Management
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (66.67%) CISSP
3 20 (60.61%) CISM
4 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
5 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
6 9 (27.27%) Business Continuity
6 9 (27.27%) CEH
6 9 (27.27%) ISMS
6 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 9 (27.27%) ITIL
7 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 8 (24.24%) GCIH
7 8 (24.24%) CISA
7 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (24.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
8 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
8 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (21.21%) Firewall
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
9 5 (15.15%) Project Management
9 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
9 5 (15.15%) Legal
9 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
9 5 (15.15%) Network Security
10 4 (12.12%) Social Media

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) Network Security
3 4 (12.12%) WebEx
4 3 (9.09%) Broadband
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) Internet
4 3 (9.09%) PBX
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Legal
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Law
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
1 14 (42.42%) Security Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Information Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (24.24%) IT Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Information Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Trainer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Information Officer
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.03%) Communications Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security Advisor
6 1 (3.03%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (12.12%) Social Media
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (9.09%) EqualLogic
4 2 (6.06%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (3.03%) BYOD
5 1 (3.03%) CESG
5 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
1 33 (100.00%) Security Management
2 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
3 9 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 9 (27.27%) ISMS
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (24.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
6 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
7 4 (12.12%) IT Audit
7 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) CISSP
2 20 (60.61%) CISM
3 9 (27.27%) CEH
4 8 (24.24%) CISA
4 8 (24.24%) GCIH
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) CHFI
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CLAS
7 1 (3.03%) EC-Council LPT
7 1 (3.03%) ECSA
7 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.06%) ISO22301
5 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.03%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) BT
2 3 (9.09%) Dell
2 3 (9.09%) Lotus
2 3 (9.09%) Sage
2 3 (9.09%) SonicWALL
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Avaya
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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