Period
to 19 April 2018

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 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
England > North West
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 283 234
Rank change year-on-year -14 -49 +58
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 74 70 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.57% 0.57% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.62% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 60 44 55
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% -17.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,325 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +14.29%

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 11,919 11,311 10,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.05% 91.48% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9,607 9,416 8,480
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,500 £60,275
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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 6 months to 19 April 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 -5 24 £57,500 +33.72% 6
Cheshire -32 21 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Merseyside +27 15 £60,000 +36.36% 4
Lancashire +2 11 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing 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 Security Management.

1 32 (43.24%) Management Information System
2 31 (41.89%) Information Security
3 30 (40.54%) CISSP
4 28 (37.84%) Information Security Management
5 26 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (31.08%) Business Continuity
7 22 (29.73%) Network Security
8 21 (28.38%) Programme Delivery
9 20 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (22.97%) ITIL
11 16 (21.62%) Data Security
11 16 (21.62%) Smart Meter
12 15 (20.27%) Data Protection
12 15 (20.27%) Security Operations
12 15 (20.27%) Data Management
12 15 (20.27%) ISO 9001
13 14 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (18.92%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (18.92%) Data Architecture
14 13 (17.57%) Data Integration
14 13 (17.57%) Taxonomies
14 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
14 13 (17.57%) Data Governance
14 13 (17.57%) Data Quality
14 13 (17.57%) Data Analytics
14 13 (17.57%) ArchiMate
14 13 (17.57%) Analytics
14 13 (17.57%) Data Strategy
14 13 (17.57%) GDPR

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 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (1.35%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.73%) Network Security
2 9 (12.16%) Firewall
2 9 (12.16%) LAN
2 9 (12.16%) VPN
3 8 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (10.81%) IPsec
3 8 (10.81%) MPLS
3 8 (10.81%) Multicast
3 8 (10.81%) SSL
3 8 (10.81%) VoIP
3 8 (10.81%) WAN
4 7 (9.46%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (9.46%) Wireless
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.41%) Internet
8 3 (4.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.35%) GIS
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) Power BI
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Legal
3 4 (5.41%) Publishing
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Law
4 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) Architect
2 13 (17.57%) Data Architect
3 12 (16.22%) Domain Architect
3 12 (16.22%) Security Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Network Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Quality Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Head of Security
6 7 (9.46%) Security Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Information Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Security Operations Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) J2EE
1 1 (1.35%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (43.24%) Management Information System
2 16 (21.62%) Smart Meter
3 13 (17.57%) Taxonomies
4 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (13.51%) Smart Energy
6 4 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (4.05%) PKI
8 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.70%) PMI
9 1 (1.35%) Life Science
9 1 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Information Security
2 28 (37.84%) Information Security Management
3 23 (31.08%) Business Continuity
4 21 (28.38%) Programme Delivery
5 20 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (22.97%) ITIL
7 16 (21.62%) Data Security
8 15 (20.27%) Data Management
8 15 (20.27%) Data Protection
8 15 (20.27%) Security Operations
9 14 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (18.92%) Collaborative Working
9 14 (18.92%) Data Architecture
10 13 (17.57%) Data Integration
10 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
10 13 (17.57%) TOGAF
10 13 (17.57%) UML
10 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
10 13 (17.57%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) C
2 2 (2.70%) C#
2 2 (2.70%) VB
3 1 (1.35%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (40.54%) CISSP
2 13 (17.57%) CISM
3 11 (14.86%) Degree
3 11 (14.86%) GCIH
3 11 (14.86%) GIAC
4 10 (13.51%) CISA
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (10.81%) CCNP
7 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
8 5 (6.76%) CCDP
9 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.35%) CCDA
11 1 (1.35%) CCENT
11 1 (1.35%) CCNA
11 1 (1.35%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.35%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (20.27%) ISO 9001
3 13 (17.57%) Data Quality
3 13 (17.57%) GDPR
4 8 (10.81%) PCI DSS
5 5 (6.76%) COBIT
5 5 (6.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (4.05%) ISO 22301
7 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (1.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (1.35%) IASME
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (9.46%) Cisco UCCX
1 7 (9.46%) Nessus
2 5 (6.76%) TrustSec
3 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Cisco
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Infor
3 1 (1.35%) IronPort
3 1 (1.35%) Sage
3 1 (1.35%) WatchGuard