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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 221 230 224
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 32 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 14
Average salary £60,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £31,600 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.49% +11.66%
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
5612 5961 5807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.07% 83.34% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4559 4753 4939
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Manchester +13 16 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Cheshire +3 9 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Merseyside - 3 £57,500 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 70 (72.16%) Finance
2 68 (70.10%) Risk Management
3 52 (53.61%) Information Security
4 36 (37.11%) ITIL
5 30 (30.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (25.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (24.74%) Security Management
7 24 (24.74%) Project Management
8 21 (21.65%) SDLC
9 19 (19.59%) Service Management
10 18 (18.56%) PRINCE2
11 17 (17.53%) Firewall
11 17 (17.53%) GAP Analysis
11 17 (17.53%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (16.49%) COBIT
13 15 (15.46%) Cyber Security
14 14 (14.43%) Server Hardening
14 14 (14.43%) Network Design
14 14 (14.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 14 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
14 14 (14.43%) Web Services
14 14 (14.43%) ERP
15 13 (13.40%) Windows
15 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (13.40%) PCI DSS
16 12 (12.37%) QA
16 12 (12.37%) Retail
16 12 (12.37%) UNIX
16 12 (12.37%) Security Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.53%) Firewall
2 10 (10.31%) Network Security
3 2 (2.06%) Wireless
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 2 (2.06%) WLAN
4 1 (1.03%) VPN
4 1 (1.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.03%) MS Access
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 70 (72.16%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Retail
3 8 (8.25%) Legal
4 7 (7.22%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.19%) Financial Institution
6 5 (5.15%) Aerospace
7 4 (4.12%) Banking
8 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.03%) Front Office
9 1 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (38.14%) Analyst
2 19 (19.59%) Risk Analyst
3 16 (16.49%) Security Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Information Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Security Engineer
5 13 (13.40%) Project Manager
6 10 (10.31%) Programme Manager
6 10 (10.31%) IT Programme Manager
7 9 (9.28%) Information Manager
8 8 (8.25%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (8.25%) Security Manager
9 7 (7.22%) Risk Manager
9 7 (7.22%) Consultant
10 6 (6.19%) Service Manager
10 6 (6.19%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (6.19%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (6.19%) IT Services Manager
10 6 (6.19%) IT Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (6.19%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.43%) Web Services
2 3 (3.09%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) JSP
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.25%) PMI
2 8 (8.25%) Life Science
2 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.19%) GIS
4 2 (2.06%) RMADS
4 2 (2.06%) CESG
4 2 (2.06%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Windows
2 12 (12.37%) UNIX
3 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (70.10%) Risk Management
2 52 (53.61%) Information Security
3 36 (37.11%) ITIL
4 25 (25.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (24.74%) Security Management
5 24 (24.74%) Project Management
6 21 (21.65%) SDLC
7 19 (19.59%) Service Management
8 18 (18.56%) PRINCE2
9 17 (17.53%) GAP Analysis
9 17 (17.53%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (15.46%) Cyber Security
11 14 (14.43%) Server Hardening
11 14 (14.43%) ERP
11 14 (14.43%) Network Design
11 14 (14.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 14 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (12.37%) Security Architecture
14 11 (11.34%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.09%) Java
2 1 (1.03%) VB
2 1 (1.03%) VBA
2 1 (1.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (9.28%) Degree
3 8 (8.25%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.12%) CISSP
5 3 (3.09%) CISM
6 2 (2.06%) CISA
7 1 (1.03%) QiCA
7 1 (1.03%) CISMP
7 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.03%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (30.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (16.49%) COBIT
3 13 (13.40%) PCI DSS
4 12 (12.37%) QA
5 7 (7.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (6.19%) JSP 440
7 2 (2.06%) ISO 14001
7 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.03%) SAP
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