The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 12 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 9.59% 3.45% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 6.67% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £37,747 £85,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.59% +104.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Information Security 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 Salford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 69 15 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 94.52% 51.72% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 14 58
Median salary £37,747 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% -12.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,205 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Salford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Salford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Salford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Management
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
2 5 (62.50%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (25.00%) CISA
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) CCSP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Intel

Information Security
Top Related 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 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Operations Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Security Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Operational Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (12.50%) CESG
4 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) SIEM
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) Case Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCSP
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) GCIA
2 2 (25.00%) GCIH
3 1 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
1 2 (25.00%) Nexpose
1 2 (25.00%) Nmap
1 2 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (25.00%) Intel
1 2 (25.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (25.00%) NetWitness
1 2 (25.00%) Qualys
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive, plus benefits and annual bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago