Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 49 93
Rank change year-on-year +28 +44 +5
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 286 104 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.42% 4.58% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.62% 5.24% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 61
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,698 £36,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £70,200 £79,800 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +5.26%

Risk Management 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 2692 1985 2902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.64% 87.37% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2034 1688 2449
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 £64,850 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Cheshire

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Cheshire

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Cheshire

Risk Management
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 Management within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 -2 232 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Wilmslow -7 9 £33,325 -44.42% 2
Warrington 0 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Crewe -2 2 £57,500 +53.33%
Chester - 2 £60,000 -
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 198 (69.23%) Finance
2 181 (63.29%) Banking
3 145 (50.70%) Investment Banking
3 145 (50.70%) Wealth Management
4 112 (39.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 103 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (35.31%) Law
7 86 (30.07%) Information Security
8 66 (23.08%) Java
8 66 (23.08%) ITIL
9 59 (20.63%) Project Management
10 53 (18.53%) Windows
11 47 (16.43%) SDLC
12 45 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
13 42 (14.69%) Unix
13 42 (14.69%) SQL
13 42 (14.69%) Service Management
14 40 (13.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 36 (12.59%) Oracle
16 35 (12.24%) Degree
17 33 (11.54%) Linux
17 33 (11.54%) Waterfall
18 32 (11.19%) JavaScript
18 32 (11.19%) Change Management
19 30 (10.49%) Incident Management
20 28 (9.79%) Middleware
20 28 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
21 27 (9.44%) Test Automation
22 25 (8.74%) PMI Certification
23 24 (8.39%) CISSP

Risk Management
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 12 (4.20%) Confluence
2 10 (3.50%) JBoss
2 10 (3.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.80%) CICS
4 7 (2.45%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.45%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.05%) Apache
5 3 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.70%) IIS
6 2 (0.70%) MindAlign
6 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) SAP GRC
1 2 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.35%) BASE24
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.20%) PaaS
2 9 (3.15%) OpenShift
3 8 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.45%) IaaS
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.05%) SaaS
6 2 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.70%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.15%) Firewall
2 6 (2.10%) LDAP
3 5 (1.75%) DNS
3 5 (1.75%) Internet
3 5 (1.75%) LAN
3 5 (1.75%) SAN
3 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.75%) WAN
4 4 (1.40%) DHCP
4 4 (1.40%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.40%) HTTP
4 4 (1.40%) WebEx
5 3 (1.05%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.05%) Multicast
5 3 (1.05%) SSH
5 3 (1.05%) Wireless
6 2 (0.70%) BGP
6 2 (0.70%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.39%) GIS
2 17 (5.94%) DB2
3 8 (2.80%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.45%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.10%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.40%) MySQL
7 4 (1.40%) QlikView
8 3 (1.05%) Big Data
8 3 (1.05%) IMS/DB
8 3 (1.05%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.70%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.70%) MS Access
9 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.70%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.35%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.55%) Subversion
3 12 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.85%) JIRA
5 10 (3.50%) SonarQube
6 6 (2.10%) Selenium
7 5 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.75%) JUnit
7 5 (1.75%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.40%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.40%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.40%) Gradle
9 3 (1.05%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.05%) Grunt
9 3 (1.05%) JMeter
9 3 (1.05%) Maven
9 3 (1.05%) NUnit
9 3 (1.05%) TestNG
9 3 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 198 (69.23%) Finance
2 181 (63.29%) Banking
3 145 (50.70%) Investment Banking
4 101 (35.31%) Law
5 14 (4.90%) Legal
6 12 (4.20%) Retail Banking
7 9 (3.15%) Corporate Banking
8 7 (2.45%) Retail
9 5 (1.75%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.70%) Billing
10 2 (0.70%) Marketing
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (21.33%) Analyst
2 34 (11.89%) Project Manager
3 24 (8.39%) Applications Support
4 20 (6.99%) Developer
5 17 (5.94%) Business Analyst
6 9 (3.15%) Information Analyst
6 9 (3.15%) Information Security Analyst
6 9 (3.15%) Security Analyst
6 9 (3.15%) Service Manager
7 8 (2.80%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (2.80%) IT Manager
7 8 (2.80%) Programme Manager
7 8 (2.80%) Risk Analyst
7 8 (2.80%) Test Leader
8 7 (2.45%) Commercial Manager
8 7 (2.45%) Java Developer
8 7 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (2.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (2.45%) Senior Developer
8 7 (2.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.79%) Middleware
2 21 (7.34%) XML
3 19 (6.64%) Web Services
4 17 (5.94%) JSON
5 16 (5.59%) HTML
6 14 (4.90%) .NET
6 14 (4.90%) .NET Framework
6 14 (4.90%) J2EE
7 13 (4.55%) REST
8 10 (3.50%) CSS
9 9 (3.15%) jQuery
9 9 (3.15%) SOAP
10 8 (2.80%) Spring
10 8 (2.80%) WSDL
11 7 (2.45%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.45%) JMS
11 7 (2.45%) JSP
11 7 (2.45%) Struts
12 6 (2.10%) Java EE
13 5 (1.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.69%) PMI
3 20 (6.99%) Management Information System
4 18 (6.29%) User Experience
5 13 (4.55%) Contactless
6 12 (4.20%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.85%) Mainframe
7 11 (3.85%) Online Banking
8 10 (3.50%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.75%) Fintech
9 5 (1.75%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.05%) Clustering
10 3 (1.05%) CMDB
10 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.70%) PKI
11 2 (0.70%) Robotics
11 2 (0.70%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.53%) Windows
2 42 (14.69%) Unix
3 33 (11.54%) Linux
4 10 (3.50%) Mac OS
5 9 (3.15%) AIX
5 9 (3.15%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.40%) Android
7 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.05%) Solaris
7 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.05%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.05%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (50.70%) Wealth Management
2 112 (39.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 103 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (30.07%) Information Security
5 66 (23.08%) ITIL
6 59 (20.63%) Project Management
7 47 (16.43%) SDLC
8 42 (14.69%) Service Management
9 40 (13.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (11.54%) Waterfall
11 32 (11.19%) Change Management
12 30 (10.49%) Incident Management
13 28 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
14 27 (9.44%) Test Automation
15 24 (8.39%) Business Analysis
15 24 (8.39%) Change Control
15 24 (8.39%) PRINCE2
16 23 (8.04%) Programme Management
16 23 (8.04%) Software Engineering
16 23 (8.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (23.08%) Java
2 42 (14.69%) SQL
3 32 (11.19%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.29%) Python
5 12 (4.20%) C#
6 9 (3.15%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.80%) COBOL
7 8 (2.80%) Perl
7 8 (2.80%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.75%) Assembly Language
8 5 (1.75%) C
9 3 (1.05%) Ruby
10 2 (0.70%) ABAP
10 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.70%) C++
10 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.70%) VB
10 2 (0.70%) VBScript
11 1 (0.35%) REXX
Qualifications
1 35 (12.24%) Degree
2 25 (8.74%) PMI Certification
3 24 (8.39%) CISSP
4 23 (8.04%) CISM
5 16 (5.59%) CISA
6 13 (4.55%) PMP
7 11 (3.85%) CRISC
8 10 (3.50%) APMG
9 9 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.75%) PgMP
12 4 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.05%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 3 (1.05%) Sun Certification
14 2 (0.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 2 (0.70%) CCIE
14 2 (0.70%) CCNP
14 2 (0.70%) ISEB
14 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
15 1 (0.35%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.29%) QA
3 14 (4.90%) PMO
4 11 (3.85%) SLA
5 10 (3.50%) PMBOK
6 5 (1.75%) GDPR
7 4 (1.40%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.70%) COBIT
8 2 (0.70%) PSD2
8 2 (0.70%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (2.10%) Docker
2 5 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.70%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) KVM
4 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.10%) CA Wily
3 5 (1.75%) SCOM
4 4 (1.40%) Ganglia
4 4 (1.40%) Nagios
4 4 (1.40%) SCCM
5 3 (1.05%) BladeLogic
5 3 (1.05%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.70%) Graphite
6 2 (0.70%) Netcool
6 2 (0.70%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (12.59%) Oracle
2 23 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.94%) IBM
4 15 (5.24%) Splunk
5 14 (4.90%) AppDynamics
6 7 (2.45%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.75%) Citrix
7 5 (1.75%) SAP
7 5 (1.75%) Tableau
7 5 (1.75%) Teradata
8 4 (1.40%) Chordiant
8 4 (1.40%) Cisco
9 3 (1.05%) Apigee
9 3 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (1.05%) F5
9 3 (1.05%) HP
9 3 (1.05%) McAfee
9 3 (1.05%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.05%) Symantec
9 3 (1.05%) Veritas