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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 214 227 236
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 23 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.50% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.56% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 10
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £50,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
5096 5847 6029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.04% 88.82% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4253 4731 4768
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 15 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Merseyside -5 4 £63,750 +10.86%
Cheshire +24 1 - - 1
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 39 (70.91%) Information Security
2 22 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (34.55%) Security Management
4 18 (32.73%) CISSP
4 18 (32.73%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (30.91%) Finance
6 16 (29.09%) SIEM
7 15 (27.27%) Management Information System
8 13 (23.64%) Banking
8 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS
9 12 (21.82%) Reverse Engineering
9 12 (21.82%) Information Security Management
9 12 (21.82%) Data Security
9 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 11 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (18.18%) Business Continuity
12 9 (16.36%) CISM
12 9 (16.36%) ISMS
12 9 (16.36%) Security Testing
13 8 (14.55%) Network Security
13 8 (14.55%) CISA
13 8 (14.55%) Firewall
13 8 (14.55%) ITIL
13 8 (14.55%) Windows
13 8 (14.55%) Security Operations
14 7 (12.73%) Security Operations Centre
14 7 (12.73%) Technical Analysis
14 7 (12.73%) Malware Analysis
14 7 (12.73%) Client/Server

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (10.91%) SAS
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
1 8 (14.55%) Network Security
2 6 (10.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.09%) Wireless
4 4 (7.27%) VPN
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.64%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
1 2 (3.64%) Selenium
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Banking
3 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.73%) Marketing
5 5 (9.09%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Law
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Billing
7 1 (1.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Tester
3 12 (21.82%) Penetration Tester
4 9 (16.36%) Security Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Information Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) CISSP Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Risk Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Information Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Information Officer
7 5 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
7 5 (9.09%) Security Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Security Officer
8 4 (7.27%) Applications Tester
8 4 (7.27%) Architect
8 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Security Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Security Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.73%) Client/Server
3 7 (12.73%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (10.91%) Credit Risk
5 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 5 (9.09%) Virtual Team
6 3 (5.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.82%) CESG
7 1 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Android
2 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.09%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Information Security
2 19 (34.55%) Security Management
3 18 (32.73%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (29.09%) SIEM
5 12 (21.82%) Data Security
5 12 (21.82%) Information Security Management
5 12 (21.82%) Reverse Engineering
6 11 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 9 (16.36%) ISMS
8 9 (16.36%) Security Testing
9 8 (14.55%) ITIL
9 8 (14.55%) Security Operations
10 7 (12.73%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
10 7 (12.73%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (12.73%) Wealth Management
11 6 (10.91%) Data Protection
11 6 (10.91%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) CISSP
2 9 (16.36%) CISM
3 8 (14.55%) CISA
4 3 (5.45%) CISMP
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) ISACA
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CLAS
6 1 (1.82%) CRISC
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 5 (9.09%) ISO22301
4 4 (7.27%) ISO27002
5 2 (3.64%) QA
6 1 (1.82%) COBIT
6 1 (1.82%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.82%) SLA
6 1 (1.82%) SSAE 16
6 1 (1.82%) Val IT
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) VMware
2 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco
2 2 (3.64%) GFI Software
2 2 (3.64%) Juniper
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
Greater Manchester
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago