Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
England > North West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 324 321
Rank change year-on-year -26 -3 +31
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 22 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.17% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 12
North West median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £40,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,750 £65,000 £64,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +15.00%

Information Security 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,547 11,131 10,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.94% 90.44% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9,222 9,283 8,847
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Information Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in the North West

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Information Security Management in the North West

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in the North West over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in the North West

Information Security Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Manchester +1 8 £56,500 +31.40% 3
Merseyside +21 6 £31,500 -37.00%
Lancashire +10 4 £38,000 -27.62%
Cheshire -55 2 £50,000 -16.67%
Information Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 North West region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 22 (100.00%) Security Management
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (77.27%) Management Information System
3 15 (68.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (45.45%) ISMS
5 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
6 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) GDPR
6 6 (27.27%) CISSP
6 6 (27.27%) CISM
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
8 4 (18.18%) Legal
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) B2B
8 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) VB
8 4 (18.18%) MySQL
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (18.18%) CRM
8 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
8 4 (18.18%) Quality Management
8 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (18.18%) Smart Energy

Information Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Law
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Data Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Information Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Quality Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Data Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Head of Security
2 3 (13.64%) Information Officer
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security Officer
2 3 (13.64%) Security Officer
3 2 (9.09%) CISSP Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Information
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Smart Energy
3 4 (18.18%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.55%) CESG
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
1 22 (100.00%) Security Management
2 10 (45.45%) ISMS
3 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) B2B
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) QMS
5 4 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
6 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
1 4 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CISM
1 6 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) CISA
3 1 (4.55%) CCDA
3 1 (4.55%) CCENT
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CITP
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
3 1 (4.55%) CRISC
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) IISP
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) GDPR
3 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
4 3 (13.64%) ISO 22301
5 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
6 1 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard