Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 256 264
Rank change year-on-year -28 +8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 17 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.33% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 5
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +36.36% -21.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £47,700 £32,700
North West median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +14.67% +50.00% -44.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Rochdale - 5 £52,000 -
Bolton - 4 £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 21 November 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 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (52.94%) Information Security Management
3 9 (52.94%) Security Management
3 9 (52.94%) ISMS
4 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (47.06%) CISA
5 5 (29.41%) CISSP
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) SaaS
6 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
6 4 (23.53%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 4 (23.53%) Threat Management
6 4 (23.53%) Smart Energy
6 4 (23.53%) Remediation Plan
6 4 (23.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (23.53%) Data Security
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) CISM
6 4 (23.53%) Process Management
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) Front Office
7 3 (17.65%) Forcepoint
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Front Office
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Smart Energy
2 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security Management
2 9 (52.94%) ISMS
2 9 (52.94%) Security Management
3 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Data Security
4 4 (23.53%) Process Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Remediation Plan
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (23.53%) Threat Management
5 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Data Privacy
5 3 (17.65%) Data Transformation
5 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CISA
2 5 (29.41%) CISSP
3 4 (23.53%) CISM
3 4 (23.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (11.76%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (11.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 4 (23.53%) QA
3 3 (17.65%) GDPR
3 3 (17.65%) ISO 22301
4 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Forcepoint
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft