Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 36 92
Rank change year-on-year +19 +56 -6
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 343 137 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.71% 6.09% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.06% 6.93% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 68 47 66
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £59,960 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.27% +19.92% +14.29%
10th Percentile £34,613 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £79,800 £62,375
North West median annual salary £50,000 £59,960 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.61% +19.92% +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 2,844 1,976 2,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.82% 87.78% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,140 1,604 2,189
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 -1 279 £82,500 +97.60% 27
Wilmslow 0 10 £43,000 -28.29%
Warrington +1 3 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Crewe +7 2 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Ellesmere Port - 2 £65,000 -
Chester - 2 £40,750 - 2
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 267 (77.84%) Banking
2 242 (70.55%) Investment Banking
2 242 (70.55%) Wealth Management
2 242 (70.55%) Finance
3 209 (60.93%) Law
4 130 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (32.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 108 (31.49%) Information Security
7 91 (26.53%) Java
8 77 (22.45%) Project Management
9 58 (16.91%) ITIL
10 54 (15.74%) Unix
11 48 (13.99%) Windows
12 47 (13.70%) Waterfall
12 47 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (13.70%) SDLC
13 45 (13.12%) SQL
14 44 (12.83%) Degree
15 42 (12.24%) Oracle
16 40 (11.66%) Linux
17 39 (11.37%) Scrum
18 36 (10.50%) JavaScript
18 36 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (10.20%) Service Management
19 35 (10.20%) DevOps
20 34 (9.91%) Change Management
20 34 (9.91%) PRINCE2
21 33 (9.62%) QA
21 33 (9.62%) Line Management
22 32 (9.33%) Test Automation

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 18 (5.25%) JBoss
1 18 (5.25%) WebSphere
2 15 (4.37%) CICS
3 14 (4.08%) Confluence
4 8 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.46%) Apache
6 5 (1.46%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.87%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.58%) IIS
8 2 (0.58%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.58%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.29%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) BASE24
1 2 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (0.58%) SAP GRC
1 2 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.29%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.66%) OpenShift
2 9 (2.62%) PaaS
3 7 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.17%) IaaS
5 3 (0.87%) BrowserStack
5 3 (0.87%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.33%) Internet
1 8 (2.33%) LDAP
2 6 (1.75%) SAN
2 6 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.46%) Firewall
3 5 (1.46%) SSL
4 4 (1.17%) DNS
4 4 (1.17%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.17%) HTTP
4 4 (1.17%) LAN
4 4 (1.17%) WAN
5 3 (0.87%) DHCP
5 3 (0.87%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.87%) Multicast
5 3 (0.87%) Wireless
6 2 (0.58%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.58%) Network Security
6 2 (0.58%) RIP
6 2 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.29%) DB2
2 22 (6.41%) GIS
3 12 (3.50%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.04%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.46%) MySQL
8 4 (1.17%) Big Data
8 4 (1.17%) IMS/DB
8 4 (1.17%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.87%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.87%) QlikView
9 3 (0.87%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Zeppelin
10 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.58%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (8.45%) Jenkins
2 19 (5.54%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.96%) JIRA
4 12 (3.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (3.21%) Gradle
6 9 (2.62%) Selenium
7 8 (2.33%) Subversion
8 7 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.04%) Maven
9 6 (1.75%) JUnit
9 6 (1.75%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.46%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.46%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.17%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.87%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.87%) JMeter
12 3 (0.87%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.87%) Ranorex
12 3 (0.87%) TestNG
12 3 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 267 (77.84%) Banking
2 242 (70.55%) Finance
2 242 (70.55%) Investment Banking
3 209 (60.93%) Law
4 24 (7.00%) Legal
5 15 (4.37%) Retail Banking
6 13 (3.79%) Corporate Banking
7 8 (2.33%) Retail
8 4 (1.17%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (22.16%) Analyst
2 41 (11.95%) Project Manager
3 26 (7.58%) Business Analyst
4 24 (7.00%) Applications Support
5 21 (6.12%) Developer
6 19 (5.54%) Architect
7 12 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (3.50%) Software Engineer
8 11 (3.21%) Senior Business Analyst
8 11 (3.21%) Senior Developer
9 10 (2.92%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (2.92%) Security Manager
10 9 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (2.62%) Information Analyst
10 9 (2.62%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (2.62%) Programme Manager
10 9 (2.62%) Security Analyst
10 9 (2.62%) Technical Manager
10 9 (2.62%) Test Leader
11 8 (2.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.33%) Middleware
2 20 (5.83%) HTML
2 20 (5.83%) Web Services
3 19 (5.54%) XML
4 17 (4.96%) J2EE
4 17 (4.96%) REST
5 15 (4.37%) .NET
5 15 (4.37%) .NET Framework
6 13 (3.79%) CSS
7 12 (3.50%) JSON
8 11 (3.21%) SOAP
9 10 (2.92%) jQuery
10 9 (2.62%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.62%) Spring
11 8 (2.33%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.04%) Struts
12 7 (2.04%) WSDL
13 6 (1.75%) HTML5
13 6 (1.75%) JMS
13 6 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.71%) Mainframe
3 20 (5.83%) PMI
4 19 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.54%) User Experience
5 14 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.92%) Online Banking
7 9 (2.62%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.62%) Fintech
7 9 (2.62%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.46%) Clustering
8 5 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.87%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.87%) IVR
10 3 (0.87%) Robotics
10 3 (0.87%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.58%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.74%) Unix
2 48 (13.99%) Windows
3 40 (11.66%) Linux
4 13 (3.79%) AIX
5 11 (3.21%) Android
5 11 (3.21%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.75%) Mac OS
6 6 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.46%) Solaris
8 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.17%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.58%) zOS
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (70.55%) Wealth Management
2 130 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (32.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 108 (31.49%) Information Security
5 77 (22.45%) Project Management
6 58 (16.91%) ITIL
7 47 (13.70%) SDLC
7 47 (13.70%) Waterfall
8 39 (11.37%) Scrum
9 36 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (10.20%) DevOps
10 35 (10.20%) Service Management
11 34 (9.91%) Change Management
11 34 (9.91%) PRINCE2
12 33 (9.62%) Line Management
13 32 (9.33%) Test Automation
14 31 (9.04%) Business Analysis
15 27 (7.87%) Programme Management
16 26 (7.58%) Change Control
17 25 (7.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (26.53%) Java
2 45 (13.12%) SQL
3 36 (10.50%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.00%) Python
5 15 (4.37%) COBOL
6 14 (4.08%) Perl
7 13 (3.79%) C#
8 10 (2.92%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.75%) C
11 5 (1.46%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.17%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.87%) C++
13 3 (0.87%) REXX
13 3 (0.87%) Ruby
13 3 (0.87%) Scala
14 2 (0.58%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.58%) Groovy
14 2 (0.58%) Korn
14 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (12.83%) Degree
2 26 (7.58%) PMI Certification
3 20 (5.83%) CISSP
4 19 (5.54%) CISM
5 18 (5.25%) PMP
6 15 (4.37%) CISA
7 10 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.33%) APMG
8 8 (2.33%) Sun Certification
9 7 (2.04%) CRISC
10 6 (1.75%) MBA
11 5 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.17%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.87%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.87%) PgMP
14 2 (0.58%) CCIE
14 2 (0.58%) CCNP
14 2 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.62%) QA
2 26 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (5.83%) PMO
4 10 (2.92%) SLA
5 9 (2.62%) PSD2
6 8 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 8 (2.33%) PMBOK
7 5 (1.46%) GDPR
8 4 (1.17%) COBIT
8 4 (1.17%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (4.37%) Docker
2 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.58%) PowerHA
3 2 (0.58%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.92%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.04%) SCOM
4 6 (1.75%) Nagios
5 5 (1.46%) BladeLogic
5 5 (1.46%) CA Wily
5 5 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.46%) Puppet
6 4 (1.17%) Netcool
7 3 (0.87%) Ansible
7 3 (0.87%) Ganglia
7 3 (0.87%) SCCM
8 2 (0.58%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.58%) Oozie
8 2 (0.58%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.58%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.29%) Packer
9 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (12.24%) Oracle
2 23 (6.71%) IBM
3 19 (5.54%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.37%) Splunk
5 13 (3.79%) AppDynamics
6 9 (2.62%) HP
7 7 (2.04%) Ab Initio
7 7 (2.04%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (2.04%) Sun
7 7 (2.04%) Teradata
8 6 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.75%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.46%) Apigee
9 5 (1.46%) MuleSoft
9 5 (1.46%) Veritas
10 4 (1.17%) Adobe
10 4 (1.17%) Chordiant
11 3 (0.87%) CA
11 3 (0.87%) Informatica
11 3 (0.87%) Tableau