Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 17 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 +61
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 247 355 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.65% 10.98% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.38% 12.01% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 44
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £59,960
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -8.27% +19.92%
10th Percentile £37,600 £35,625 £38,500
90th Percentile £74,850 £83,750 £79,800
North West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £59,960
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.61% +19.92%

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 1,995 2,957 2,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 94.06% 91.49% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,499 2,206 1,650
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £60,575
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +1 186 £32,500 -60.61%
Warrington +36 28 £45,000 -30.77% 4
Wilmslow -20 5 £70,500 +63.95% 1
Widnes - 2 - -
Runcorn - 2 £57,500 -
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 191 (77.33%) Banking
2 180 (72.87%) Investment Banking
2 180 (72.87%) Wealth Management
3 174 (70.45%) Law
4 96 (38.87%) Finance
5 71 (28.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (28.74%) Project Management
6 52 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (18.22%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 33 (13.36%) ITIL
10 33 (13.36%) Microsoft Excel
10 33 (13.36%) PMO
11 32 (12.96%) Windows
11 32 (12.96%) Business Analysis
11 32 (12.96%) Analytics
12 30 (12.15%) Data Analysis
13 28 (11.34%) Degree
14 26 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (10.53%) Line Management
14 26 (10.53%) Change Control
15 25 (10.12%) SDLC
15 25 (10.12%) Unix
15 25 (10.12%) SQL
16 24 (9.72%) Programme Management
17 23 (9.31%) Information Security
17 23 (9.31%) Management Information System
18 22 (8.91%) Microsoft
19 21 (8.50%) Linux

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 14 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.64%) Confluence
3 5 (2.02%) IIS
3 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.21%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.81%) Apache
5 2 (0.81%) JBoss
5 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 33 (13.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (6.88%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (6.88%) MS Visio
4 15 (6.07%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.43%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.21%) SaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.81%) Trello
6 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.45%) Network Security
2 8 (3.24%) Internet
3 7 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (2.43%) WAN
5 5 (2.02%) DNS
5 5 (2.02%) Sourcefire
6 4 (1.62%) ATM
6 4 (1.62%) Firewall
6 4 (1.62%) FTP
6 4 (1.62%) LAN
7 3 (1.21%) SSH
7 3 (1.21%) VPN
8 2 (0.81%) HTTP
8 2 (0.81%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.81%) SMTP
8 2 (0.81%) SSL
8 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.40%) Extranet
9 1 (0.40%) SAN
9 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.67%) Big Data
3 7 (2.83%) QlikView
4 6 (2.43%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.62%) GIS
5 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.21%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.40%) DB2
7 1 (0.40%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.40%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (3.64%) Jenkins
1 9 (3.64%) JIRA
2 8 (3.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.83%) Selenium
4 5 (2.02%) Gradle
5 4 (1.62%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.21%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.21%) CA Release Automation
6 3 (1.21%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.21%) Protractor
6 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.21%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.81%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.81%) Subversion
7 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 191 (77.33%) Banking
2 180 (72.87%) Investment Banking
3 174 (70.45%) Law
4 96 (38.87%) Finance
5 18 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.02%) Retail
7 4 (1.62%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.62%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.21%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (22.27%) Analyst
2 52 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 21 (8.50%) Business Analyst
4 18 (7.29%) Software Project Manager
5 13 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 13 (5.26%) Software Manager
5 13 (5.26%) Support Manager
6 12 (4.86%) Architect
6 12 (4.86%) Developer
7 11 (4.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (4.45%) Service Manager
8 9 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (3.64%) Junior
9 8 (3.24%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (3.24%) Designer
9 8 (3.24%) PMO Analyst
9 8 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (2.83%) PMO Lead
11 6 (2.43%) Migration Manager
11 6 (2.43%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.83%) HTML
1 7 (2.83%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (2.43%) HTML5
2 6 (2.43%) REST
2 6 (2.43%) Web Services
3 4 (1.62%) Ajax
3 4 (1.62%) CSS
3 4 (1.62%) Middleware
3 4 (1.62%) SAML
4 2 (0.81%) .NET
4 2 (0.81%) Anaconda
4 2 (0.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (0.81%) Gherkin
4 2 (0.81%) LDAP
4 2 (0.81%) OAuth
4 2 (0.81%) Qt
4 2 (0.81%) SOAP
4 2 (0.81%) SPNEGO
4 2 (0.81%) WireMock
4 2 (0.81%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.31%) Management Information System
3 20 (8.10%) Algorithms
4 13 (5.26%) User Experience
5 9 (3.64%) PMI
6 8 (3.24%) PKI
7 7 (2.83%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.43%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.21%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.21%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.21%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.81%) CESG
11 2 (0.81%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.81%) CMDB
11 2 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.96%) Windows
2 25 (10.12%) Unix
3 21 (8.50%) Linux
4 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (72.87%) Wealth Management
2 71 (28.74%) Project Management
2 71 (28.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (18.22%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (13.36%) ITIL
6 32 (12.96%) Analytics
6 32 (12.96%) Business Analysis
7 30 (12.15%) Data Analysis
8 26 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (10.53%) Change Control
8 26 (10.53%) Line Management
9 25 (10.12%) SDLC
10 24 (9.72%) Programme Management
11 23 (9.31%) Information Security
12 21 (8.50%) DevOps
12 21 (8.50%) PRINCE2
13 19 (7.69%) Computer Science
13 19 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (7.69%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.12%) SQL
2 18 (7.29%) Java
3 13 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.05%) Python
5 7 (2.83%) Go
5 7 (2.83%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.83%) Ruby
6 4 (1.62%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.21%) C++
7 3 (1.21%) ES6
7 3 (1.21%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.81%) C
8 2 (0.81%) C#
8 2 (0.81%) Perl
8 2 (0.81%) R
9 1 (0.40%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.40%) VB
9 1 (0.40%) VBA
9 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.34%) Degree
2 18 (7.29%) CISSP
3 16 (6.48%) PMP
4 15 (6.07%) CISM
5 12 (4.86%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.83%) CISA
7 6 (2.43%) CIMA
7 6 (2.43%) GIAC
8 5 (2.02%) ACCA
8 5 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.02%) PhD
8 5 (2.02%) SANS
8 5 (2.02%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (1.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (1.62%) CCSP
9 4 (1.62%) CEH
9 4 (1.62%) ISSAP
10 3 (1.21%) ISEB
10 3 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.36%) PMO
2 16 (6.48%) QA
3 10 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.05%) P3O
3 10 (4.05%) SLA
4 8 (3.24%) GDPR
5 3 (1.21%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.81%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.81%) ISO 31000
6 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.40%) COBIT
7 1 (0.40%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.40%) PSD2
7 1 (0.40%) SEPA
7 1 (0.40%) TARGET2
System Software
1 11 (4.45%) Docker
2 5 (2.02%) Snort
3 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.81%) HDFS
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.24%) Ansible
2 8 (3.24%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.62%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.81%) Ganglia
4 2 (0.81%) Netcool
4 2 (0.81%) SCOM
4 2 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.40%) Grafana
5 1 (0.40%) Kibana
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.40%) Nessus
5 1 (0.40%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.40%) Puppet
5 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.67%) Oracle
3 12 (4.86%) SAP
4 8 (3.24%) Google
5 7 (2.83%) Tableau
6 6 (2.43%) HP
7 4 (1.62%) EMC
7 4 (1.62%) IBM
8 3 (1.21%) Ab Initio
8 3 (1.21%) Cadence
8 3 (1.21%) GoldenSource
8 3 (1.21%) NetApp
8 3 (1.21%) Splunk
8 3 (1.21%) Sybase
8 3 (1.21%) Teradata
9 2 (0.81%) Ping Identity
9 2 (0.81%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.40%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.40%) DocuSign
10 1 (0.40%) Lavastorm