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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 231 219 221
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 23 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.51% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 25
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
6178 5330 5730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.35% 79.56% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5091 4475 4898
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +17 9 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Cheshire - 7 £34,000 - 1
Manchester -24 6 £72,500 +113.23%
Cumbria - 1 - -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 24 (61.54%) Information Security
2 22 (56.41%) Information Security Management
3 20 (51.28%) ITIL
4 17 (43.59%) Windows
5 13 (33.33%) Degree
6 12 (30.77%) CISSP
7 11 (28.21%) CISM
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) SAN
8 10 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (25.64%) COBIT
8 10 (25.64%) ISSAP
8 10 (25.64%) ISSMP
8 10 (25.64%) Data Protection
8 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
9 9 (23.08%) Cisco
10 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
11 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
11 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
12 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
12 6 (15.38%) Change Control
12 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
12 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
12 6 (15.38%) Release Management
12 6 (15.38%) IT Governance
12 6 (15.38%) Resource Management
12 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
12 6 (15.38%) VMware
12 6 (15.38%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) SAN
2 6 (15.38%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Retail
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Multimedia
4 3 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Head of Security
2 6 (15.38%) Head of Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Information Security Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Head of IT
3 5 (12.82%) Head of IT Security
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Information Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) RMADS
4 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) UNIX
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Information Security
2 22 (56.41%) Information Security Management
3 20 (51.28%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) Data Protection
5 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) Change Control
6 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 6 (15.38%) Release Management
6 6 (15.38%) IT Governance
6 6 (15.38%) Resource Management
7 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.82%) Service Management
8 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.69%) ISMS
10 2 (5.13%) Line Management
10 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (30.77%) CISSP
3 11 (28.21%) CISM
4 10 (25.64%) ISSAP
4 10 (25.64%) ISSMP
5 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) SSCP
7 1 (2.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (25.64%) COBIT
1 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.82%) XenApp
2 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
3 6 (15.38%) Apple
4 5 (12.82%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
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