The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Manager
England / North West
Rank 241 225 247
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 4 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 9
Median salary £70,000 £66,250 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +14.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.10% +6.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5458 6784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.72% 96.52% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4839 4578 5665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured IT Security Manager in the job title.

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Security Manager Salary Trend in the North West

IT Security Manager
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 IT Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cheshire - 4 £70,000 -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring IT Security Manager in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) CEH
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) OSCP
4 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 2 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (10.00%) SANS
5 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) CISMP
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) COBIT
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing

IT Security Manager Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
2 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (20.00%) OSCP
2 2 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (10.00%) CISMP
3 1 (10.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP