Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 291 272
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 14 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.16% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.42% 1.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Manchester median annual salary £41,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £29,900 £43,875 £43,750
90th Percentile £53,875 £55,875 £51,250
North West median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.16% - +7.95%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 989 1,010 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.53% 12.50% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 819 752 714
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.77% +6.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in Manchester

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Manchester.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in Manchester

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in Manchester

Cyber Essentials
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 5 £32,500 -
Bolton - 3 £52,500 - 2
Cyber Essentials
North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Information Security
5 5 (35.71%) Security Management
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Juniper
5 5 (35.71%) CISSP
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) xDSL
6 4 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (28.57%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) Information Security Management
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) 802.11
6 4 (28.57%) MPLS
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) WAN

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 4 (28.57%) IPsec
4 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) SNMP
4 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 4 (28.57%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
4 3 (21.43%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) ISMS
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Detection
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Due Diligence
7 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CISA
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) SANS
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) GSLC
4 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) GDPR
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) COBIT
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 22301
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Nimble Storage
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Capita
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos