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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 180 238 250
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +12
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 66 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.00% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 5 7
Average salary £52,500 £27,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.90% -38.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,200 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,700 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +12.22%
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
5504 5918 5862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.69% 82.68% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4411 4797 4826
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 - 42 £52,500 - 2
Manchester +12 24 £56,250 +104.54% 2
Merseyside - 2 £57,500 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 88 (73.33%) Finance
2 51 (42.50%) Risk Management
3 50 (41.67%) Information Security
4 34 (28.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (20.83%) Security Management
8 20 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
9 18 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (14.17%) Risk Analysis
10 17 (14.17%) PCI DSS
11 16 (13.33%) Security Architecture
11 16 (13.33%) Supplier Management
11 16 (13.33%) Management Information System
11 16 (13.33%) Service Management
11 16 (13.33%) UNIX
11 16 (13.33%) Windows
12 14 (11.67%) Web Services
12 14 (11.67%) Financial Institution
12 14 (11.67%) Data Analysis
12 14 (11.67%) Economics
12 14 (11.67%) Network Design
12 14 (11.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 14 (11.67%) Analytics
13 12 (10.00%) ITIL
13 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 11 (9.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 11 (9.17%) Firewall
14 11 (9.17%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (9.17%) Information Assurance

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) Firewall
2 10 (8.33%) LAN
3 8 (6.67%) Network Security
4 5 (4.17%) Wireless
4 5 (4.17%) WLAN
4 5 (4.17%) WAN
4 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
General
1 88 (73.33%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Financial Institution
3 10 (8.33%) Retail
4 9 (7.50%) Aerospace
5 8 (6.67%) Legal
6 5 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.33%) Banking
8 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (32.50%) Analyst
2 20 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 20 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) Delivery Manager
3 14 (11.67%) Security Analyst
4 13 (10.83%) Consultant
5 11 (9.17%) Security Manager
6 10 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Information Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Security Consultant
8 7 (5.83%) Risk Manager
8 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.83%) IT Risk Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Information Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Data Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.67%) Web Services
2 5 (4.17%) JSP
3 3 (2.50%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) HTML
4 1 (0.83%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 14 (11.67%) Economics
4 6 (5.00%) Life Science
5 5 (4.17%) GIS
5 5 (4.17%) SCADA
5 5 (4.17%) CESG
6 2 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.83%) RMADS
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) UNIX
1 16 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.50%) Risk Management
2 50 (41.67%) Information Security
3 31 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (20.83%) Security Management
5 20 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 18 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (14.17%) Risk Analysis
8 16 (13.33%) Security Architecture
8 16 (13.33%) Supplier Management
8 16 (13.33%) Service Management
9 14 (11.67%) Data Analysis
9 14 (11.67%) Network Design
9 14 (11.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (11.67%) Analytics
10 12 (10.00%) ITIL
11 11 (9.17%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (9.17%) Security Testing
11 11 (9.17%) Information Assurance
12 10 (8.33%) ERP
12 10 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.50%) CISSP
2 7 (5.83%) Degree
3 6 (5.00%) CISM
4 4 (3.33%) CISA
5 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.50%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) CRISC
7 1 (0.83%) QiCA
7 1 (0.83%) CISMP
7 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (28.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (14.17%) PCI DSS
3 11 (9.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (9.17%) COBIT
3 11 (9.17%) QA
4 9 (7.50%) JSP 440
5 3 (2.50%) HIPAA
5 3 (2.50%) FISMA
6 1 (0.83%) WAI
Vendors
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.17%) Cisco
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