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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 225 243 237
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 6 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 11
Average salary £49,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 - 4 £45,000 - 2
Manchester +13 1 £49,000 +58.06% 2
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (68.75%) Security Management
2 11 (68.75%) Management Information System
2 11 (68.75%) Information Security
3 10 (62.50%) Information Security Management
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) CISSP
3 10 (62.50%) Degree
3 10 (62.50%) Security Operations
4 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (56.25%) CISM
5 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) CISA
5 8 (50.00%) Project Management
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 8 (50.00%) WebEx
5 8 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (50.00%) Data Privacy
6 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
6 7 (43.75%) Legal
6 7 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
7 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
8 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) RMADS

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
1 8 (50.00%) WebEx
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 7 (43.75%) Legal
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Information Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) CLAS Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Information Officer
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Officer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SOC Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Management Information System
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (6.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security
1 11 (68.75%) Security Management
2 10 (62.50%) Information Security Management
2 10 (62.50%) Security Operations
3 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) SIEM
7 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 9 (56.25%) CISM
3 8 (50.00%) CISA
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) CLAS
5 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 7 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (25.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Splunk
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
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