Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 23 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.20% 5.88% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 6.72% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Salford median annual salary £38,531 £37,747 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% -55.59% +104.82%
10th Percentile £31,531 £32,804 £82,500
90th Percentile £45,065 £58,969 £87,500
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 160 134 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 95.81% 87.58% 68.85%
Number of salaries quoted 117 94 35
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,305 £48,100
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Salford over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment

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 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft