The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Information Security Analyst
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 182 186
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 11 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.26% 0.23% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.23% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 4102 3444 3245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.15% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3510 2959 2708
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
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 23 June 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
Bolton - 2 £50,000 -
Information Security Analyst
North West

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (76.19%) CISSP
3 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
5 9 (42.86%) CISA
6 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 6 (28.57%) CISM
7 6 (28.57%) SIEM
8 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
8 5 (23.81%) Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
8 5 (23.81%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
9 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
9 4 (19.05%) CISMP
9 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
10 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 3 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
10 3 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
10 3 (14.29%) Security Management
10 3 (14.29%) Banking

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (9.52%) Smart Energy
3 2 (9.52%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) SIEM
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
4 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) CISSP
2 9 (42.86%) CISA
3 7 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 6 (28.57%) CISM
5 5 (23.81%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 4 (19.05%) CISMP
7 1 (4.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (9.52%) QA