The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 81 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +6
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 40 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.34% 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 0.069% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £34,500
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 - £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +16.09%
Risk Assessment
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1484 1444 1442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.63% 79.65% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1067 1094
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Cheshire region.

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 10 £57,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £50,000 -
Risk Assessment
North West

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment.

1 59 (95.16%) Finance
2 35 (56.45%) Information Security
3 27 (43.55%) Risk Management
4 21 (33.87%) Security Management
5 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (22.58%) Network Design
7 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (22.58%) Web Services
7 14 (22.58%) Security Architecture
8 13 (20.97%) PCI DSS
9 11 (17.74%) Risk Analysis
9 11 (17.74%) Security Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Analytics
9 11 (17.74%) ITIL
9 11 (17.74%) UNIX
9 11 (17.74%) Windows
9 11 (17.74%) ERP
9 11 (17.74%) Service Management
9 11 (17.74%) Financial Institution
9 11 (17.74%) Firewall
9 11 (17.74%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (17.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
9 11 (17.74%) Economics
9 11 (17.74%) Supplier Management
9 11 (17.74%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (17.74%) COBIT
10 8 (12.90%) Network Security

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) Network Security
General
1 59 (95.16%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.68%) Legal
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Security Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Information Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Security Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Information Security Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Operational Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Risk Manager
8 2 (3.23%) IT Graduate
8 2 (3.23%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) XHTML
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.74%) Economics
3 6 (9.68%) Life Science
4 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.84%) GIS
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) UNIX
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Information Security
2 27 (43.55%) Risk Management
3 21 (33.87%) Security Management
4 14 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (22.58%) Network Design
4 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (22.58%) Security Architecture
5 11 (17.74%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (17.74%) Security Testing
5 11 (17.74%) Analytics
5 11 (17.74%) ITIL
5 11 (17.74%) ERP
5 11 (17.74%) Service Management
5 11 (17.74%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (17.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
5 11 (17.74%) Supplier Management
5 11 (17.74%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Project Management
7 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (20.97%) PCI DSS
3 11 (17.74%) COBIT
4 8 (12.90%) QA
5 1 (1.61%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft