Period
to 18 November 2018

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

Cybersecurity
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.31% 2.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 3.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Salford median annual salary £37,747 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% - -
Manchester median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -4.76% -4.55%

Cybersecurity 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 Salford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 178 100 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 98.34% 78.74% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 127 85 66
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,850 £28,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £64,500 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Salford

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Salford.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Salford region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Cyberattack
4 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) GPEN
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) GPG13

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Cyberattack
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) API Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) GCFA
2 1 (16.67%) GCIH
2 1 (16.67%) GPEN
2 1 (16.67%) GREM
2 1 (16.67%) GSEC
2 1 (16.67%) GXPN
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
1 1 (16.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) AlienVault
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix