Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 16 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.07% 7.69% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 9.64% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Salford median annual salary £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £41,375 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £47,125 £41,250 £40,000
Manchester median annual salary £49,819 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.88% +5.56% -28.00%

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 139 83 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 95.86% 79.81% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 97 67 72
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,400 £24,750 £29,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £64,250 £54,305
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +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 21 January 2019, 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 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001