Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 141 175
Rank change year-on-year -22 +34 -8
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 16 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.52% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 - £55,000
10th Percentile £51,625 - £45,000
90th Percentile £59,250 - £87,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% +43.75%

Risk Assessment is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2710 1953 2873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.68% 87.34% 88.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2049 1656 2431
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -26 14 £53,750 -
Risk Assessment
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (68.75%) Banking
4 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
5 9 (56.25%) Wealth Management
6 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (43.75%) Information Security
7 6 (37.50%) Resource Management
7 6 (37.50%) Law
8 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) SDLC
9 4 (25.00%) Line Management
9 4 (25.00%) Human Resource Management
9 4 (25.00%) Business Forecasting
9 4 (25.00%) IT Strategy
9 4 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
9 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (25.00%) PMI
9 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
9 4 (25.00%) Change Management
9 4 (25.00%) Time Management
9 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
9 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
10 3 (18.75%) Release Management
10 3 (18.75%) GIS

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) WebEx
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) GIS
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Law
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Service Transition Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Audit Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Environment And Release Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Information
3 1 (6.25%) IT Audit Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) CMDB
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Wealth Management
4 7 (43.75%) Information Security
4 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (37.50%) Resource Management
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) SDLC
7 4 (25.00%) Business Forecasting
7 4 (25.00%) Change Management
7 4 (25.00%) Human Resource Management
7 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (25.00%) IT Strategy
7 4 (25.00%) Line Management
7 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (25.00%) Time Management
8 3 (18.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle