The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 204 230 242
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 35 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 7
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +15.55%
Risk Assessment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5506 5830 6079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.58% 82.67% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4463 4662 5196
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in the North West

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in the North West

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Cheshire +4 15 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Manchester +2 14 £62,500 +38.88% 5
Merseyside - 5 £57,500 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 73 (76.04%) Finance
2 59 (61.46%) Risk Management
3 46 (47.92%) Information Security
4 28 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (22.92%) Security Management
5 22 (22.92%) ITIL
6 17 (17.71%) GAP Analysis
6 17 (17.71%) Risk Analysis
6 17 (17.71%) SDLC
7 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (16.67%) COBIT
7 16 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 16 (16.67%) Firewall
7 16 (16.67%) Service Management
8 14 (14.58%) Project Management
8 14 (14.58%) ERP
8 14 (14.58%) Web Services
8 14 (14.58%) Management Information System
8 14 (14.58%) Network Design
8 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 14 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (14.58%) Server Hardening
9 13 (13.54%) PCI DSS
10 12 (12.50%) QA
11 11 (11.46%) UNIX
11 11 (11.46%) Windows
11 11 (11.46%) Security Testing
11 11 (11.46%) Security Architecture
11 11 (11.46%) Requirements Analysis

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) Firewall
2 10 (10.42%) Network Security
3 2 (2.08%) Wireless
3 2 (2.08%) LAN
3 2 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.04%) MS Access
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 73 (76.04%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Retail
3 8 (8.33%) Legal
3 8 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.21%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.08%) Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Front Office
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Analyst
2 20 (20.83%) Risk Analyst
3 18 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 14 (14.58%) Information Analyst
4 14 (14.58%) Security Engineer
4 14 (14.58%) Information Security Analyst
5 12 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (8.33%) Risk Manager
6 8 (8.33%) Consultant
6 8 (8.33%) Programme Manager
6 8 (8.33%) IT Programme Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Information Manager
7 7 (7.29%) IT Risk Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Data Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) Web Services
2 3 (3.13%) .NET
3 2 (2.08%) JSP
4 1 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.58%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.33%) Economics
3 8 (8.33%) Life Science
4 6 (6.25%) GIS
5 2 (2.08%) RMADS
5 2 (2.08%) CESG
5 2 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) UNIX
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (61.46%) Risk Management
2 46 (47.92%) Information Security
3 28 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (22.92%) Security Management
4 22 (22.92%) ITIL
5 17 (17.71%) GAP Analysis
5 17 (17.71%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (17.71%) SDLC
6 16 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 16 (16.67%) Service Management
7 14 (14.58%) ERP
7 14 (14.58%) Project Management
7 14 (14.58%) Network Design
7 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 14 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (14.58%) Server Hardening
8 11 (11.46%) Security Architecture
8 11 (11.46%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (11.46%) Security Testing
9 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (1.04%) VB
2 1 (1.04%) VBA
2 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.17%) CISSP
4 2 (2.08%) CISA
4 2 (2.08%) CISM
4 2 (2.08%) QiCA
4 2 (2.08%) CISMP
4 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) CRISC
5 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (16.67%) COBIT
3 13 (13.54%) PCI DSS
4 12 (12.50%) QA
5 8 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (6.25%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North West, Manchester, Wilmslow
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Salary: Competitive - Dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago