The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 112 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.67% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £48,750 £46,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Risk Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1818 1508 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.95% 93.78% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1223 1780
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Risk Manager Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Knutsford -10 4 £40,000 -13.04%
Chester - 2 - -
Risk Manager
North West

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) CISSP
4 5 (31.25%) CISA
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Economics
6 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
6 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
7 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 1 (6.25%) Degree

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 2 (12.50%) Economics
1 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
1 5 (31.25%) CISA
2 4 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS