The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 204 228
Rank change year-on-year -43 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 24 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.61% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 21
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,833 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 6066 4892 5725
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.29% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4132 4653
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the North West

Security Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Security Management in the North West

Security Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in the North West

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 Security Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester -24 15 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Cheshire -23 9 £60,000 - 2
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Security Management.

1 25 (59.52%) Information Security
2 21 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (47.62%) Information Security Management
4 19 (45.24%) CISSP
4 19 (45.24%) CISM
5 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
5 16 (38.10%) Risk Management
6 13 (30.95%) Finance
7 12 (28.57%) ISMS
7 12 (28.57%) PCI DSS
8 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (19.05%) CISA
10 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
11 7 (16.67%) Degree
11 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
12 6 (14.29%) Firewall
12 6 (14.29%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) Remediation Plan
12 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
13 5 (11.90%) GDPR
13 5 (11.90%) Server Hardening
13 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
14 4 (9.52%) Data Management
14 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (9.52%) WAN
14 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP

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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) LAN
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) DHCP
3 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) ATM
4 1 (2.38%) Broadband
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) DSL
4 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) AppScan
1 2 (4.76%) sqlmap
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Consultant
1 8 (19.05%) Security Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Risk Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Information Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (9.52%) IT Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Audit Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) CISSP Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Audit Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Security Officer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.76%) Smart Energy
4 2 (4.76%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.38%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) Tandem
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Information Security
2 20 (47.62%) Information Security Management
3 16 (38.10%) Risk Management
4 12 (28.57%) ISMS
5 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Remediation Plan
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
10 5 (11.90%) Server Hardening
10 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.52%) Data Management
11 4 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (9.52%) Patch Management
11 4 (9.52%) SIEM
12 3 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) Delphi
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) CISM
1 19 (45.24%) CISSP
2 8 (19.05%) CISA
3 7 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.52%) CRISC
5 3 (7.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (4.76%) MCSE
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCNA
7 1 (2.38%) CEH
7 1 (2.38%) CISMP
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.38%) PMP
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 5 (11.90%) GDPR
4 3 (7.14%) COBIT
4 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (4.76%) QA
5 2 (4.76%) SLA
6 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
6 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
6 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.14%) Terminal Services
1 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
1 1 (2.38%) Netcool
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.38%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.14%) Wyse
2 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.38%) Sonus
3 1 (2.38%) Splunk
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 33 days, exc pen, bonus, flex/ben
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago