Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Incident Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Incident Management over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 233 207
Rank change year-on-year +124 -26 -41
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 211 65 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.88% 0.81% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 0.88% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 167 57 67
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -7.00% +26.58%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £23,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +21.79%

Incident Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,621 7,361 6,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.49% 92.08% 92.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,473 6,093 5,949
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Incident Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Manchester

Incident Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Incident Management in Manchester

Incident Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Incident Management in Manchester

Incident Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Altrincham +37 97 £60,000 -
Wigan +12 26 - -
Salford +1 12 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Stockport +22 5 £26,000 -56.67% 1
Heywood - 3 £26,250 -
Oldham +1 2 £30,750 -18.00%
Bolton - 1 £21,000 - 1
Incident Management
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management.

1 111 (52.61%) Windows
2 107 (50.71%) Information Security
3 105 (49.76%) Risk Management
4 104 (49.29%) Microsoft
5 102 (48.34%) ITIL
6 101 (47.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 100 (47.39%) Security Management
8 98 (46.45%) CISSP
9 93 (44.08%) Cisco Certification
10 92 (43.60%) Active Directory
11 88 (41.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 86 (40.76%) Linux
13 85 (40.28%) Service Management
14 81 (38.39%) SIEM
14 81 (38.39%) Degree
15 80 (37.91%) Amazon AWS
16 78 (36.97%) Penetration Testing
17 76 (36.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 76 (36.02%) OWASP
17 76 (36.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 76 (36.02%) Data Loss Prevention
18 68 (32.23%) Problem Management
19 51 (24.17%) Change Management
20 47 (22.27%) Firewall
21 43 (20.38%) Cisco
22 37 (17.54%) Telecoms
23 35 (16.59%) VMware
24 32 (15.17%) Disaster Recovery
25 30 (14.22%) VMware Infrastructure
26 29 (13.74%) SLA

Incident Management
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 14 (6.64%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.16%) Skype for Business
3 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (3.79%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 88 (41.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (37.91%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (11.85%) Office 365
4 8 (3.79%) IaaS
5 4 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.27%) Firewall
2 22 (10.43%) Network Security
3 21 (9.95%) SAN
4 13 (6.16%) LAN
4 13 (6.16%) WAN
5 11 (5.21%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (5.21%) Cisco IPT
5 11 (5.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (5.21%) Skype
5 11 (5.21%) TCP/IP
5 11 (5.21%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (2.84%) ADSL
7 3 (1.42%) Wireless
8 1 (0.47%) HTTP
8 1 (0.47%) Internet
8 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.32%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.42%) QlikView
4 1 (0.47%) MySQL
4 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) JIRA
General
1 37 (17.54%) Telecoms
2 25 (11.85%) Finance
3 22 (10.43%) Legal
4 15 (7.11%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Back Office
5 2 (0.95%) Billing
5 2 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (47.87%) Security Manager
2 99 (46.92%) Information Security Manager
3 97 (45.97%) Information Manager
4 52 (24.64%) Analyst
5 42 (19.91%) Service Analyst
6 36 (17.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 21 (9.95%) Server Analyst
8 14 (6.64%) Support Analyst
9 11 (5.21%) Network Engineer
10 10 (4.74%) IT Manager
10 10 (4.74%) IT Services Manager
10 10 (4.74%) Service Manager
11 8 (3.79%) IT Support
11 8 (3.79%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (3.79%) Service Desk Support
11 8 (3.79%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 7 (3.32%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (3.32%) Incident Manager
12 7 (3.32%) IT Analyst
13 6 (2.84%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.84%) HTML
1 6 (2.84%) XML
2 4 (1.90%) Web Services
3 2 (0.95%) .NET
3 2 (0.95%) JSON
3 2 (0.95%) Middleware
3 2 (0.95%) SOAP
4 1 (0.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.90%) Management Information System
2 20 (9.48%) CESG
3 16 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.47%) Fintech
6 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.47%) PKI
6 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 111 (52.61%) Windows
2 86 (40.76%) Linux
3 15 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.27%) Windows 10
4 9 (4.27%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (50.71%) Information Security
2 105 (49.76%) Risk Management
3 102 (48.34%) ITIL
4 100 (47.39%) Security Management
5 85 (40.28%) Service Management
6 81 (38.39%) SIEM
7 78 (36.97%) Penetration Testing
8 76 (36.02%) Data Loss Prevention
8 76 (36.02%) OWASP
8 76 (36.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 68 (32.23%) Problem Management
10 51 (24.17%) Change Management
11 32 (15.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (13.27%) Knowledge Management
13 27 (12.80%) Statistics
14 24 (11.37%) Business Continuity
14 24 (11.37%) Information Security Management
15 23 (10.90%) Data Protection
16 22 (10.43%) ISMS
16 22 (10.43%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.11%) SQL
2 3 (1.42%) Perl
2 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 98 (46.45%) CISSP
2 93 (44.08%) Cisco Certification
3 81 (38.39%) Degree
4 76 (36.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 27 (12.80%) Network+ Certification
6 22 (10.43%) CISA
7 20 (9.48%) CREST Certified
8 17 (8.06%) CCNA
9 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (5.21%) CCNP
11 10 (4.74%) Security Cleared
12 9 (4.27%) SC Cleared
13 8 (3.79%) HNC
14 6 (2.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (2.84%) MCSA
15 4 (1.90%) VCP6
15 4 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (1.42%) SANS
17 2 (0.95%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (47.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (13.74%) SLA
3 22 (10.43%) GDPR
4 3 (1.42%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 92 (43.60%) Active Directory
2 30 (14.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (9.95%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.90%) vCloud
5 4 (1.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.27%) SCCM
2 7 (3.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 104 (49.29%) Microsoft
2 43 (20.38%) Cisco
3 35 (16.59%) VMware
4 27 (12.80%) Fortinet
4 27 (12.80%) Huawei
5 6 (2.84%) Citrix
5 6 (2.84%) Palo Alto
6 3 (1.42%) Avaya
7 2 (0.95%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.47%) hybris
8 1 (0.47%) Polycom
8 1 (0.47%) SAP