The median annual salary for a Information Security Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 188 172 187
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.25% 0.21% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +40.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3818 3277 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.81% 97.56% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2721 2947
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Manchester

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Manchester.

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Manchester

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst in Manchester

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 - -
Information Security Analyst
North West

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Information Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (80.00%) CISSP
3 9 (60.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (46.67%) CISM
5 6 (40.00%) CISMP
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (33.33%) SIEM
6 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
8 3 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (20.00%) Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (20.00%) Security Management
9 2 (13.33%) CISA
9 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (20.00%) Security Management
4 3 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (13.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 2 (13.33%) Server Hardening
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 7 (46.67%) CISM
3 6 (40.00%) CISMP
4 2 (13.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP