The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Manager
Rank 241 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.015% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.016% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.86%
IT Security Manager
England

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
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IT Security Manager Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Manchester -11 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Lancashire - 2 £47,750 -
IT Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT Security Manager in their job title 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 with IT Security Manager in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) CISSP
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (23.08%) Legal
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) CISM
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) ISMS
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
7 1 (7.69%) SIEM
7 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
7 1 (7.69%) GIS
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT Security Manager in their job title 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 with IT Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ISMS
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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