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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 236 223 219
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 15 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
5658 5929 5849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.17% 83.31% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4589 4721 4977
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Manchester +7 10 £45,000 -13.04% 3
Cheshire -4 5 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 43 (71.67%) Information Security
2 34 (56.67%) Finance
3 28 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (45.00%) Firewall
4 27 (45.00%) Windows
5 24 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
6 22 (36.67%) ITIL
7 20 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
9 16 (26.67%) Risk Management
9 16 (26.67%) Information Security Management
9 16 (26.67%) COBIT
10 15 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 15 (25.00%) Web Services
10 15 (25.00%) Network Security
11 14 (23.33%) Degree
12 13 (21.67%) SQL
12 13 (21.67%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (20.00%) Network Design
13 12 (20.00%) UNIX
13 12 (20.00%) ERP
13 12 (20.00%) Cisco
13 12 (20.00%) PCI DSS
13 12 (20.00%) Security Architecture
13 12 (20.00%) Server Hardening
14 11 (18.33%) SDLC
14 11 (18.33%) Security Testing
14 11 (18.33%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (18.33%) Legal
15 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.33%) WordPress
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.00%) Firewall
2 15 (25.00%) Network Security
3 6 (10.00%) DNS
4 5 (8.33%) Broadband
5 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.67%) VPN
5 4 (6.67%) VoIP
5 4 (6.67%) SMTP
6 3 (5.00%) LAN
7 2 (3.33%) WAN
7 2 (3.33%) Intranet
8 1 (1.67%) Wireless
8 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
General
1 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Legal
3 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Security Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Information Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Information Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) IT Support
6 4 (6.67%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Risk Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) HTML
2 2 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.33%) Life Science
3 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.67%) CESG
6 1 (1.67%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.67%) CMDB
6 1 (1.67%) RMADS
6 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) UNIX
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) Linux
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.33%) Android
7 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Information Security
2 24 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 22 (36.67%) ITIL
4 16 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 16 (26.67%) Information Security Management
5 15 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (21.67%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (20.00%) Network Design
7 12 (20.00%) ERP
7 12 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 12 (20.00%) Server Hardening
8 11 (18.33%) SDLC
8 11 (18.33%) Security Testing
8 11 (18.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (10.00%) ISMS
11 6 (10.00%) Problem Management
11 6 (10.00%) Project Management
12 5 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) CISM
2 7 (11.67%) CISSP
3 5 (8.33%) CISA
4 4 (6.67%) MCSA
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.67%) MBA
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.33%) CCNP
6 2 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (26.67%) COBIT
3 12 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (10.00%) SLA
5 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
6 2 (3.33%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) Cisco
3 8 (13.33%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) HP
4 4 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Dell
5 1 (1.67%) Avaya
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
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