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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 213 239 227
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 32 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.20% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 17
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £52,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
5162 5589 5832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.52% 82.57% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 4504 4927
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +19 21 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Manchester +16 11 £60,000 +17.64% 12
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 52 (68.42%) Information Security
2 35 (46.05%) ITIL
3 34 (44.74%) Finance
3 34 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (39.47%) Windows
5 26 (34.21%) Firewall
6 25 (32.89%) Information Security Management
7 20 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (25.00%) COBIT
9 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
10 17 (22.37%) Risk Management
10 17 (22.37%) PCI DSS
11 15 (19.74%) Cisco
11 15 (19.74%) Web Services
12 14 (18.42%) SQL
12 14 (18.42%) CISSP
12 14 (18.42%) Management Information System
12 14 (18.42%) Degree
12 14 (18.42%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (18.42%) Network Security
12 14 (18.42%) Security Architecture
13 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
14 12 (15.79%) Network Design
14 12 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 12 (15.79%) UNIX
14 12 (15.79%) ISMS
14 12 (15.79%) Server Hardening
15 11 (14.47%) SDLC
15 11 (14.47%) Problem Management
15 11 (14.47%) Security Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.95%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.21%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) Network Security
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
4 6 (7.89%) WAN
4 6 (7.89%) VPN
4 6 (7.89%) DNS
5 5 (6.58%) Broadband
6 4 (5.26%) VoIP
6 4 (5.26%) SMTP
6 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.63%) DHCP
8 1 (1.32%) WLAN
8 1 (1.32%) Wireless
8 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Legal
3 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.26%) Law
4 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Security Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Information Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Information Manager
6 7 (9.21%) Service Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.58%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (6.58%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.26%) IT Support
8 4 (5.26%) Information Risk Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Information Security Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Security Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Risk Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) Web Services
2 2 (2.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.89%) Life Science
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) RMADS
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.32%) CESG
5 1 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.32%) CMDB
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (39.47%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) UNIX
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.21%) Linux
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (68.42%) Information Security
2 35 (46.05%) ITIL
3 25 (32.89%) Information Security Management
4 20 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (22.37%) Risk Management
6 14 (18.42%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (18.42%) Security Architecture
7 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
8 12 (15.79%) Network Design
8 12 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (15.79%) ISMS
8 12 (15.79%) Server Hardening
9 11 (14.47%) SDLC
9 11 (14.47%) Problem Management
9 11 (14.47%) Security Testing
9 11 (14.47%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (13.16%) ERP
11 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (11.84%) Change Control
12 5 (6.58%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) PHP
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) CISSP
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) CISM
3 5 (6.58%) MCSA
3 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.26%) ISSAP
4 4 (5.26%) ISSMP
4 4 (5.26%) MBA
4 4 (5.26%) CCNP
4 4 (5.26%) CISA
5 3 (3.95%) CCNA
6 2 (2.63%) OSCP
6 2 (2.63%) OSCE
7 1 (1.32%) CCIE
7 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (25.00%) COBIT
3 17 (22.37%) PCI DSS
4 7 (9.21%) SLA
5 5 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (5.26%) ISO 9001
7 2 (2.63%) JSP 440
8 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.63%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.74%) Cisco
3 10 (13.16%) VMware
4 7 (9.21%) Citrix
5 4 (5.26%) McAfee
5 4 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.63%) Lumension
6 2 (2.63%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.32%) Dell
7 1 (1.32%) Avaya
7 1 (1.32%) Juniper
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
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