Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.80% 1.05% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 1.20% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Salford median annual salary - £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.00% -
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% -0.51%

Information Security 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 77 83 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 71.96% 87.37% 82.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 68
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,850 £29,300 £24,975
90th Percentile £59,750 £54,305 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

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 18 January 2018, 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 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) EnCE
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) CFCE
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband

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 1 (33.33%) Broadband
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CFCE
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA