The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 201 237 249
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +12
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 48 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.32% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 9
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £20,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.25% -11.11%
Security Management
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
5507 5922 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.55% 82.63% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4400 4797 4803
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Management Salary Trend in the North West

Security Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Security Management
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 Security Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Cheshire +41 38 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Manchester +3 10 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Security Management 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 Security Management.

1 58 (66.67%) Information Security
2 41 (47.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (44.83%) Finance
4 34 (39.08%) ITIL
5 31 (35.63%) Windows
6 28 (32.18%) Information Security Management
7 25 (28.74%) Firewall
7 25 (28.74%) Risk Assessment
8 22 (25.29%) Penetration Testing
8 22 (25.29%) PCI DSS
9 21 (24.14%) Management Information System
10 20 (22.99%) COBIT
11 19 (21.84%) Risk Management
12 16 (18.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
12 16 (18.39%) Security Architecture
13 15 (17.24%) ISMS
13 15 (17.24%) Cisco
13 15 (17.24%) Web Services
14 14 (16.09%) UNIX
14 14 (16.09%) Degree
14 14 (16.09%) Network Design
14 14 (16.09%) Network Security
15 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
15 13 (14.94%) SQL
15 13 (14.94%) CISSP
16 11 (12.64%) Requirements Analysis
16 11 (12.64%) MS Exchange
16 11 (12.64%) Problem Management
16 11 (12.64%) Security Testing

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Security Management 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.74%) Firewall
2 14 (16.09%) Network Security
3 10 (11.49%) LAN
4 6 (6.90%) WAN
4 6 (6.90%) VPN
4 6 (6.90%) DNS
5 5 (5.75%) Broadband
6 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.60%) SMTP
6 4 (4.60%) VoIP
6 4 (4.60%) WLAN
6 4 (4.60%) Wireless
7 2 (2.30%) DHCP
8 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (44.83%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Legal
3 7 (8.05%) Law
4 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.60%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Games
7 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Security Engineer
2 16 (18.39%) Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Security Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Information Manager
4 12 (13.79%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Information Analyst
5 10 (11.49%) Security Manager
6 8 (9.20%) Information Security Manager
7 7 (8.05%) Service Manager
8 6 (6.90%) Security Consultant
8 6 (6.90%) Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (5.75%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Information Security Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.60%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) Web Services
2 5 (5.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) Life Science
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) CESG
3 4 (4.60%) SCADA
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) EFT
4 1 (1.15%) RMADS
4 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.63%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) UNIX
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.05%) Linux
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (66.67%) Information Security
2 34 (39.08%) ITIL
3 28 (32.18%) Information Security Management
4 25 (28.74%) Risk Assessment
5 22 (25.29%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (21.84%) Risk Management
7 16 (18.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 16 (18.39%) Security Architecture
8 15 (17.24%) ISMS
9 14 (16.09%) Network Design
10 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
11 11 (12.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (12.64%) Problem Management
11 11 (12.64%) Security Testing
12 10 (11.49%) ERP
12 10 (11.49%) Change Control
13 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (8.05%) Network Management
15 6 (6.90%) Project Management
15 6 (6.90%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 13 (14.94%) CISSP
3 9 (10.34%) CISM
4 5 (5.75%) ISSAP
4 5 (5.75%) ISSMP
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.75%) MCSA
5 4 (4.60%) CCNP
5 4 (4.60%) CISA
5 4 (4.60%) MBA
6 3 (3.45%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) OSCP
7 2 (2.30%) OSCE
8 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (47.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (25.29%) PCI DSS
3 20 (22.99%) COBIT
4 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (6.90%) SLA
6 5 (5.75%) JSP 440
7 4 (4.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (4.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.30%) XenApp
4 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.30%) WSUS
3 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Cisco
3 10 (11.49%) VMware
4 6 (6.90%) Citrix
5 5 (5.75%) McAfee
6 4 (4.60%) HP
7 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.45%) Lumension
8 2 (2.30%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.15%) Qualys
9 1 (1.15%) Dell
9 1 (1.15%) Avaya
9 1 (1.15%) Juniper
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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