The first table below looks at the demand for ISMS 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 ISMS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 230 227 250
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 11 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.17% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5853 5624 5752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.35% 77.92% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4775 5046
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%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ISMS Salary Trend in the North West

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ISMS Salary Histogram in the North West

ISMS
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 ISMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +5 11 £35,000 -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 19 (79.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (70.83%) ITIL
4 14 (58.33%) Information Security Management
4 14 (58.33%) Security Management
4 14 (58.33%) Management Information System
5 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
6 9 (37.50%) MS Project
6 9 (37.50%) CISSP
6 9 (37.50%) Project Management
6 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2
6 9 (37.50%) Quality Management
6 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) SIEM
6 9 (37.50%) Business Transformation
7 8 (33.33%) EnCE
7 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
7 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.83%) Time Management
9 4 (16.67%) Retail
9 4 (16.67%) Web Development
10 3 (12.50%) SLA
11 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
11 2 (8.33%) Multimedia
11 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (4.17%) ITIL V2
12 1 (4.17%) Data Protection

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ISMS 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 ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) MS Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Consultant
1 9 (37.50%) Security Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) PMO Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate
3 4 (16.67%) Web Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Application Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Deskside Support
5 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 17 (70.83%) ITIL
3 14 (58.33%) Information Security Management
3 14 (58.33%) Security Management
4 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 9 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 9 (37.50%) SIEM
4 9 (37.50%) Business Transformation
5 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Time Management
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL V2
9 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
9 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CISSP
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) EnCE
3 1 (4.17%) CISA
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (79.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle