Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 24 17
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.56% 1.83% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 1.96% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Salford median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £37,747
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +21.86% -55.59%
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%

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 243 102 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 96.05% 93.58% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 86 80 78
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £37,747 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.65% -5.63% +28.00%
10th Percentile £24,515 £26,550 £28,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,250 £54,305
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
3 6 (66.67%) ISMS
3 6 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (55.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 5 (55.56%) CISM
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) Data Security
5 4 (44.44%) Law
5 4 (44.44%) Facilities Management
5 4 (44.44%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
5 4 (44.44%) Social Media
5 4 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (44.44%) GDPR
5 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
5 4 (44.44%) DBS Check
5 4 (44.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (33.33%) Security Management
6 3 (33.33%) Broadband
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (22.22%) VMware

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Information Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Compliance Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Compliance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ISMS
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 4 (44.44%) Facilities Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
4 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Due Diligence
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
6 1 (11.11%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 4 (44.44%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) DBS Check
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ACCA
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CIMA
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (44.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (44.44%) GDPR
4 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec