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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 219 245
Rank change year-on-year -20 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 11 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.28% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.32% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Median salary £46,500 £53,375 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.88% +15.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £47,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76%  

Information Security Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5561 5072 5850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.36% 87.98% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4217 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 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
Manchester -27 7 £43,000 -26.80% 1
Cheshire +6 2 £60,000 +76.47%
Merseyside -6 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Lancashire - 1 £52,500 -
Information Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 38 (100.00%) Security Management
1 38 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (57.89%) CISM
2 22 (57.89%) CISSP
2 22 (57.89%) PCI DSS
3 21 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (52.63%) Incident Management
4 20 (52.63%) Risk Management
5 18 (47.37%) Management Information System
6 16 (42.11%) Finance
7 13 (34.21%) Data Management
8 12 (31.58%) Business Continuity
9 11 (28.95%) Network Security
9 11 (28.95%) ISMS
10 10 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (26.32%) Law
10 10 (26.32%) Security Operations
11 9 (23.68%) CISA
11 9 (23.68%) Security Testing
12 8 (21.05%) Analytics
12 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
12 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
13 6 (15.79%) Data Security
13 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
13 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
13 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (13.16%) Data Governance

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Network Security
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Law
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Security Manager
2 16 (42.11%) Information Manager
3 15 (39.47%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Security Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Information Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Security Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
7 4 (10.53%) Security Officer
8 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Business Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Information Officer
8 3 (7.89%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (5.26%) IT Security Officer
10 1 (2.63%) Information Security Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) CESG
3 1 (2.63%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Information Security
1 38 (100.00%) Security Management
2 20 (52.63%) Incident Management
2 20 (52.63%) Risk Management
3 13 (34.21%) Data Management
4 12 (31.58%) Business Continuity
5 11 (28.95%) ISMS
6 10 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (26.32%) Security Operations
7 9 (23.68%) Security Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Analytics
8 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
9 6 (15.79%) Data Security
9 6 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) CISM
1 22 (57.89%) CISSP
2 9 (23.68%) CISA
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CEH
4 2 (5.26%) CISMP
5 1 (2.63%) APMP
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISACA
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PMP
5 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.63%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (57.89%) PCI DSS
2 21 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.89%) COBIT
3 3 (7.89%) ISO22301
4 2 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.63%) GDPR
5 1 (2.63%) GPG13
5 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
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