Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 333 350
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 35 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 8
North West median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +27.27% -17.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,275 £29,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +20.00%

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 11979 11171 11575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.86% 89.81% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9526 9316 9573
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 21 November 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 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
Manchester -12 26 £52,000 -5.45%
Merseyside +21 4 £31,500 -16.00%
Cheshire -32 3 £50,000 -16.67%
Information Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 35 (100.00%) Security Management
1 35 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (65.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (51.43%) Management Information System
4 17 (48.57%) ISMS
5 16 (45.71%) CISSP
6 15 (42.86%) CISM
7 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (34.29%) CISA
8 12 (34.29%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) Project Management
9 11 (31.43%) GDPR
10 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (25.71%) CRISC
12 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
12 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (14.29%) SaaS
13 5 (14.29%) Degree
13 5 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement
13 5 (14.29%) People Management
14 4 (11.43%) Spreadsheet
14 4 (11.43%) Smart Meter
14 4 (11.43%) Forensic Accounting
14 4 (11.43%) Data Analytics
14 4 (11.43%) Master's Degree
14 4 (11.43%) Cyber Essentials
14 4 (11.43%) Remediation Plan
14 4 (11.43%) Analytics
14 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27005

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 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.43%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
1 4 (11.43%) MySQL
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 14 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (25.71%) Information Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Information Security Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Security Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) CISSP Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Information Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Information Officer
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Management Information System
2 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (11.43%) Smart Energy
4 4 (11.43%) Smart Meter
5 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.86%) CESG
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Information Security
1 35 (100.00%) Security Management
2 17 (48.57%) ISMS
3 11 (31.43%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (14.29%) People Management
6 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 4 (11.43%) Analytics
7 4 (11.43%) B2B
7 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) CRM
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analytics
7 4 (11.43%) Forensic Accounting
7 4 (11.43%) Logistics
7 4 (11.43%) Process Management
7 4 (11.43%) Remediation Plan
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
1 4 (11.43%) VB
2 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) CISSP
2 15 (42.86%) CISM
3 12 (34.29%) CISA
4 9 (25.71%) CRISC
5 5 (14.29%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (11.43%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.86%) CITP
7 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.86%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (31.43%) GDPR
3 4 (11.43%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (11.43%) ISO 14001
3 4 (11.43%) ISO 9001
3 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 4 (11.43%) QA
3 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.71%) ISO 22301
5 1 (2.86%) COBIT
5 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco
2 2 (5.71%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Mitel
3 1 (2.86%) Sage
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard