Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 26 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 +56 -34
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 341 206 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.95% 8.35% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.88% 9.41% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 82 39 55
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,625 £33,498 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £71,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

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 2,870 2,190 2,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.13% 88.77% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,117 1,668 1,730
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,300 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £56,250
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 17 June 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 17 June 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 0 273 £70,000 +33.33% 11
Wilmslow +22 25 £43,250 -13.50% 5
Warrington -1 2 £55,000 +32.53%
Crewe - 2 £47,510 - 1
Northwich - 1 £43,000 -
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, 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.

1 267 (78.30%) Banking
2 246 (72.14%) Investment Banking
2 246 (72.14%) Wealth Management
3 240 (70.38%) Law
4 235 (68.91%) Finance
5 117 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (25.51%) Project Management
7 76 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 61 (17.89%) Java
9 59 (17.30%) Information Security
10 56 (16.42%) Windows
11 52 (15.25%) SDLC
12 51 (14.96%) Linux
13 50 (14.66%) ITIL
14 48 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (13.49%) Unix
15 46 (13.49%) Scrum
16 45 (13.20%) Waterfall
16 45 (13.20%) DevOps
17 44 (12.90%) Change Management
18 41 (12.02%) PRINCE2
18 41 (12.02%) Jenkins
19 38 (11.14%) PMO
20 36 (10.56%) Change Control
21 35 (10.26%) SQL
22 34 (9.97%) Oracle
22 34 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
23 32 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
23 32 (9.38%) Python
24 31 (9.09%) Microsoft

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 27 (7.92%) Confluence
2 19 (5.57%) WebSphere
3 18 (5.28%) JBoss
4 10 (2.93%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.64%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.35%) CICS
7 7 (2.05%) Apache
8 5 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.88%) IIS
10 2 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.59%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.59%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
11 1 (0.29%) Jetty
11 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (7.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (5.57%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (4.11%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) BASE24
1 2 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Exstream
2 1 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.29%) Primavera
2 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.69%) OpenShift
3 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.17%) PaaS
5 3 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.88%) NuGet
6 1 (0.29%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.29%) npm
6 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Serverless
6 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.52%) Internet
2 7 (2.05%) SSL
3 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) ATM
4 2 (0.59%) Firewall
4 2 (0.59%) HTTP
4 2 (0.59%) WebEx
5 1 (0.29%) CTI
5 1 (0.29%) DMZ
5 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.29%) FTP
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.29%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) SAN
5 1 (0.29%) Softphone
5 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.40%) GIS
3 13 (3.81%) DB2
4 11 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.64%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.64%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.76%) Big Data
6 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.47%) MySQL
8 4 (1.17%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.88%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.59%) Apache Zeppelin
10 2 (0.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.59%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.59%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.59%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (12.02%) Jenkins
2 25 (7.33%) JIRA
3 20 (5.87%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.87%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (4.40%) Bitbucket
5 14 (4.11%) CA Release Automation
6 11 (3.23%) SonarQube
7 9 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.35%) Selenium
9 7 (2.05%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.47%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.47%) JUnit
10 5 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.88%) Bower
11 3 (0.88%) Gradle
11 3 (0.88%) Maven
12 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.59%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.59%) Subversion
12 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 267 (78.30%) Banking
2 246 (72.14%) Investment Banking
3 240 (70.38%) Law
4 235 (68.91%) Finance
5 23 (6.74%) Legal
6 7 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (2.05%) Retail
7 5 (1.47%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.17%) Marketing
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Billing
9 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.59%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (22.87%) Analyst
2 29 (8.50%) Project Manager
3 23 (6.74%) Business Analyst
4 18 (5.28%) Programme Manager
5 16 (4.69%) Developer
5 16 (4.69%) PMO Lead
6 14 (4.11%) Architect
6 14 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (3.52%) Junior
8 11 (3.23%) Security Engineer
9 10 (2.93%) Release Manager
9 10 (2.93%) Technical Manager
10 9 (2.64%) Software Engineer
11 8 (2.35%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (2.35%) Java Developer
11 8 (2.35%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.05%) Applications Support
12 7 (2.05%) Senior Business Analyst
12 7 (2.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.04%) Middleware
2 16 (4.69%) Web Services
3 9 (2.64%) .NET
3 9 (2.64%) J2EE
3 9 (2.64%) SOAP
3 9 (2.64%) Spring
4 8 (2.35%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (2.35%) REST
5 7 (2.05%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.05%) XML
6 6 (1.76%) jQuery
6 6 (1.76%) JSON
7 5 (1.47%) HTML
8 4 (1.17%) CSS
8 4 (1.17%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.17%) Spring Boot
8 4 (1.17%) Spring Cloud
9 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.88%) JAX-RPC
9 3 (0.88%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 17 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.69%) Virtual Team
5 14 (4.11%) PMI
6 9 (2.64%) Fintech
7 7 (2.05%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (2.05%) IVR
7 7 (2.05%) PKI
8 6 (1.76%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.47%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (1.47%) User Experience
10 4 (1.17%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (1.17%) Online Banking
10 4 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.88%) Clustering
11 3 (0.88%) CMDB
11 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.88%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.42%) Windows
2 51 (14.96%) Linux
3 46 (13.49%) Unix
4 11 (3.23%) AIX
5 10 (2.93%) Android
5 10 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.35%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.88%) Solaris
8 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (72.14%) Wealth Management
2 117 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (25.51%) Project Management
4 76 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (17.30%) Information Security
6 52 (15.25%) SDLC
7 50 (14.66%) ITIL
8 46 (13.49%) Scrum
9 45 (13.20%) DevOps
9 45 (13.20%) Waterfall
10 44 (12.90%) Change Management
11 41 (12.02%) PRINCE2
12 36 (10.56%) Change Control
13 34 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (9.09%) Service Management
15 28 (8.21%) Programme Management
16 24 (7.04%) Decision-Making
17 23 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (6.16%) Line Management
18 21 (6.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (17.89%) Java
2 35 (10.26%) SQL
3 32 (9.38%) Python
4 20 (5.87%) Perl
5 12 (3.52%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.52%) Shell Script
6 9 (2.64%) C#
7 8 (2.35%) COBOL
8 6 (1.76%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.47%) Ruby
10 4 (1.17%) C
10 4 (1.17%) JCL
11 3 (0.88%) C++
11 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.88%) REXX
12 2 (0.59%) Go
12 2 (0.59%) R
12 2 (0.59%) Scala
13 1 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 26 (7.62%) Degree
2 20 (5.87%) PMI Certification
3 13 (3.81%) PMP
4 8 (2.35%) CISSP
5 7 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.05%) MBA
6 6 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.47%) CISM
7 5 (1.47%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.47%) Sun Certification
7 5 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.88%) CIMA
9 3 (0.88%) CISA
10 2 (0.59%) APMP
10 2 (0.59%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.29%) CBAP
11 1 (0.29%) CEH
11 1 (0.29%) IIBA
11 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.14%) PMO
2 26 (7.62%) QA
3 11 (3.23%) SLA
4 8 (2.35%) PSD2
5 6 (1.76%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.47%) COBIT
7 4 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.88%) COSO
9 2 (0.59%) GDPR
9 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.29%) P3O
10 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.29%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (5.57%) Docker
2 5 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.59%) ACF2
3 2 (0.59%) RACF
3 2 (0.59%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.29%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.52%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.93%) BladeLogic
4 9 (2.64%) Puppet
5 8 (2.35%) Ansible
5 8 (2.35%) Terraform
6 6 (1.76%) CA Wily
7 5 (1.47%) Packer
8 4 (1.17%) Netcool
9 3 (0.88%) Nagios
9 3 (0.88%) SCOM
9 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.59%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.59%) Oozie
10 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.29%) Grafana
11 1 (0.29%) Kibana
11 1 (0.29%) PowerBroker
11 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 34 (9.97%) Oracle
2 31 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.33%) IBM
4 15 (4.40%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.93%) Splunk
6 9 (2.64%) Sun
6 9 (2.64%) Teradata
7 7 (2.05%) CA
7 7 (2.05%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.76%) Ab Initio
8 6 (1.76%) Lumension
8 6 (1.76%) Symantec
9 5 (1.47%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.47%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.17%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.17%) Cisco
10 4 (1.17%) GoldenSource
11 3 (0.88%) Cognos
11 3 (0.88%) HP
11 3 (0.88%) Informatica