The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 231 227 247
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 7 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.16% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -36.42%
ISMS
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
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +14 6 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Cheshire -3 1 £65,000 +136.36%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (77.78%) Information Security Management
3 14 (77.78%) Security Management
4 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
6 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
6 4 (22.22%) QMS
6 4 (22.22%) SIEM
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) CISSP
7 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Big Data
8 2 (11.11%) Splunk
9 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
9 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
9 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (5.56%) CMDB

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Security Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Security Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (77.78%) Information Security Management
2 14 (77.78%) Security Management
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 4 (22.22%) QMS
4 4 (22.22%) SIEM
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
7 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
1 2 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
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