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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / North West
Rank 232 227 239
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 9 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%

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
5341 4977 6083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 89.93% 87.84% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 4141 5109
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 3 £43,000 -14.00%
Cheshire - 3 - -
Lancashire - 2 £52,500 -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
4 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
5 11 (61.11%) Data Security
6 9 (50.00%) Security Management
6 9 (50.00%) Information Security Management
6 9 (50.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (50.00%) CISSP
6 9 (50.00%) CISM
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (33.33%) ISO22301
8 6 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
8 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 6 (33.33%) PCI QSA
8 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (33.33%) Marketing
8 6 (33.33%) ISSAP
8 6 (33.33%) BCP
8 6 (33.33%) CISA
9 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
10 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
10 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
11 3 (16.67%) ITIL
12 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (11.11%) COBIT
12 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
12 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Information Security Officer
1 8 (44.44%) Security Officer
2 6 (33.33%) Chief Information Officer
2 6 (33.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 6 (33.33%) Chief Security Officer
2 6 (33.33%) CIO
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Information Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Security Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Information Officer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Risk Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Data Security
3 9 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 9 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (50.00%) Security Management
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (33.33%) BCP
5 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.56%) Change Management
10 1 (5.56%) SIEM
10 1 (5.56%) Threat Management
10 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISM
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) CISA
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 6 (33.33%) PCI QSA
3 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.56%) CLAS
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
3 6 (33.33%) ISO22301
4 2 (11.11%) COBIT