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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 198 236 265
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +29
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 50 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.091% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £39,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
5690 5407 6394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.55% 81.91% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4890 4537 5535
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +15 22 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Manchester +8 22 £47,500 -9.52%
Lancashire - 4 £50,750 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 54 (62.07%) Finance
2 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (25.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (22.99%) Risk Management
4 20 (22.99%) Service Management
5 19 (21.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (20.69%) Supplier Management
6 18 (20.69%) LAN
6 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 17 (19.54%) Information Security
8 14 (16.09%) Data Analysis
8 14 (16.09%) Economics
8 14 (16.09%) WAN
8 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
8 14 (16.09%) Cisco
8 14 (16.09%) UNIX
8 14 (16.09%) Windows
8 14 (16.09%) Financial Institution
8 14 (16.09%) Analytics
9 12 (13.79%) Data Protection
10 11 (12.64%) Business Continuity
11 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
11 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
12 9 (10.34%) Retail
13 8 (9.20%) Change Management
13 8 (9.20%) CISSP
13 8 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (8.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (6.90%) PCI DSS
15 6 (6.90%) Information Assurance

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.69%) LAN
2 14 (16.09%) WAN
2 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) Wireless
3 4 (4.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
General
1 54 (62.07%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Financial Institution
3 9 (10.34%) Retail
4 6 (6.90%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.75%) Banking
6 3 (3.45%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Legal
8 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Analyst
2 14 (16.09%) Delivery Manager
3 13 (14.94%) Security Manager
4 10 (11.49%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (9.20%) Risk Manager
5 8 (9.20%) Information Manager
5 8 (9.20%) Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Security Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Information Security Manager
6 7 (8.05%) Data Manager
6 7 (8.05%) Security Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 7 (8.05%) Governance Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Administrator
7 6 (6.90%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) IT Risk Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 4 (4.60%) IT Security Manager
8 4 (4.60%) IT Governance Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) JSP
2 1 (1.15%) XHTML
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.09%) Economics
3 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) CESG
4 4 (4.60%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.60%) PKI
4 4 (4.60%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.60%) FMCG
4 4 (4.60%) SCADA
5 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.30%) Physics
5 2 (2.30%) Human Factors
5 2 (2.30%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.30%) PMI
5 2 (2.30%) GIS
6 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) UNIX
1 14 (16.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (22.99%) Risk Management
2 20 (22.99%) Service Management
3 18 (20.69%) Supplier Management
4 17 (19.54%) Information Security
5 14 (16.09%) Analytics
5 14 (16.09%) Data Analysis
6 12 (13.79%) Data Protection
7 11 (12.64%) Business Continuity
8 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
9 8 (9.20%) Change Management
9 8 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.90%) Information Assurance
10 6 (6.90%) Project Management
10 6 (6.90%) Security Management
11 5 (5.75%) Security Architecture
12 4 (4.60%) Network Management
12 4 (4.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (4.60%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) CISSP
2 5 (5.75%) CISM
3 4 (4.60%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.60%) CISA
3 4 (4.60%) Degree
3 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) PCI QSA
4 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.30%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.30%) CITP
5 2 (2.30%) PMP
5 2 (2.30%) MBA
6 1 (1.15%) CISMP
6 1 (1.15%) QiCA
6 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (6.90%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.60%) JSP 440
5 3 (3.45%) COBIT
5 3 (3.45%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.15%) COSO
6 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.15%) WAI
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.09%) Cisco
3 1 (1.15%) Remedy