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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 60 16 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 80.00% 50.00% 92.54%
Number of salaries quoted 131 45 358
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,750 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,305 £51,250 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
1 7 (87.50%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) SIEM
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) GCIA
5 2 (25.00%) GCIH
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
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
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP

Information Security
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 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
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
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%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service 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%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
1 7 (87.50%) Threat Intelligence
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%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
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
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCSP
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) GCIA
1 2 (25.00%) GCIH
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
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%) McAfee
1 2 (25.00%) NetWitness
1 2 (25.00%) Qualys
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) VMware