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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 164 225 240
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +15
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 71 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.28% 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.73% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 18
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £60,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.98% +7.22%
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
4790 5925 5633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.57% 85.63% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3962 4992 4682
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +64 59 £95,000 +192.30% 5
Lancashire - 5 £32,500 - 2
Merseyside -7 4 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Cheshire +9 2 £44,000 +0.57%
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 81 (74.31%) Information Security
2 49 (44.95%) CISSP
3 46 (42.20%) CISM
4 42 (38.53%) Risk Management
5 39 (35.78%) Management Information System
6 34 (31.19%) Web Services
7 33 (30.28%) Network Design
8 31 (28.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 30 (27.52%) Information Security Management
10 29 (26.61%) Legal
11 26 (23.85%) Change Management
12 25 (22.94%) Windows
13 24 (22.02%) Linux
13 24 (22.02%) Penetration Testing
14 23 (21.10%) Statistics
14 23 (21.10%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (20.18%) CentOS
15 22 (20.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (20.18%) Puppet
15 22 (20.18%) Incident Management
15 22 (20.18%) E-Commerce
15 22 (20.18%) Java
15 22 (20.18%) MySQL
15 22 (20.18%) Shell Script
16 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (18.35%) Banking
17 20 (18.35%) Finance
17 20 (18.35%) Network Security
18 19 (17.43%) Security Testing
19 18 (16.51%) Security Operations

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (4.59%) IIS
2 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.92%) Confluence
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Project
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) Network Security
2 15 (13.76%) Firewall
3 12 (11.01%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.09%) Wireless
5 8 (7.34%) WebEx
6 4 (3.67%) Broadband
6 4 (3.67%) DNS
6 4 (3.67%) VPN
7 3 (2.75%) DHCP
7 3 (2.75%) Internet
7 3 (2.75%) PBX
7 3 (2.75%) SAN
7 3 (2.75%) WAN
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.92%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.92%) SMTP
9 1 (0.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) MySQL
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 29 (26.61%) Legal
2 20 (18.35%) Banking
2 20 (18.35%) Finance
3 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.50%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (5.50%) Retail
5 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.59%) Publishing
6 3 (2.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (17.43%) Security Manager
2 18 (16.51%) Analyst
2 18 (16.51%) Security Analyst
3 17 (15.60%) Administrator
3 17 (15.60%) Consultant
3 17 (15.60%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (15.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 17 (15.60%) Security Consultant
3 17 (15.60%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (14.68%) AWS Administrator
5 11 (10.09%) Penetration Tester
5 11 (10.09%) Tester
6 10 (9.17%) Applications Tester
6 10 (9.17%) Information Manager
6 10 (9.17%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (9.17%) IT Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Mobile Tester
6 10 (9.17%) Security Penetration Tester
6 10 (9.17%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (35.78%) Management Information System
2 23 (21.10%) Statistics
3 12 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.09%) Blackberry
5 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.59%) Life Science
7 4 (3.67%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.75%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.83%) PKI
9 2 (1.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Windows
2 24 (22.02%) Linux
3 22 (20.18%) CentOS
3 22 (20.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (10.09%) Android
4 11 (10.09%) Apple iOS
4 11 (10.09%) Unix
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (74.31%) Information Security
2 42 (38.53%) Risk Management
3 33 (30.28%) Network Design
4 30 (27.52%) Information Security Management
5 26 (23.85%) Change Management
6 24 (22.02%) Penetration Testing
7 22 (20.18%) E-Commerce
7 22 (20.18%) Incident Management
8 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.43%) Security Testing
10 18 (16.51%) Security Operations
11 17 (15.60%) ITIL
12 16 (14.68%) SDLC
13 13 (11.93%) Data Privacy
13 13 (11.93%) Security Architecture
13 13 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (11.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 12 (11.01%) Risk Assessment
15 11 (10.09%) Business Continuity
15 11 (10.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.18%) Java
1 22 (20.18%) Shell Script
2 5 (4.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (44.95%) CISSP
2 46 (42.20%) CISM
3 17 (15.60%) CISA
3 17 (15.60%) Degree
4 10 (9.17%) SANS
5 9 (8.26%) CEH
6 8 (7.34%) GCIH
7 7 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (4.59%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (4.59%) IISP
9 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.92%) CHFI
10 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.92%) OSCP
10 1 (0.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (28.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (11.93%) PCI DSS
3 11 (10.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 7 (6.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (5.50%) RMADS
6 5 (4.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (4.59%) JSP 440
7 3 (2.75%) Val IT
8 2 (1.83%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.92%) COBIT
9 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (20.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.42%) Cisco
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.67%) IBM
4 3 (2.75%) BT
4 3 (2.75%) Dell
4 3 (2.75%) Lotus
4 3 (2.75%) Sage
4 3 (2.75%) SonicWALL
4 3 (2.75%) VMware
5 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.92%) F5
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
adviserplus
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Boohoo
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + bens + flexi time
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago