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

Risk Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 27 83
Rank change year-on-year +7 +56 -41
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 300 222 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.27% 8.19% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.01% 9.09% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 53 36 48
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,450 £31,488 £27,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,000 £65,378
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.00%

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 2,726 2,441 1,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.32% 90.01% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,029 1,844 1,638
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,502 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 August 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 August 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 +2 246 £70,000 +24.44% 5
Wilmslow +11 23 £43,625 +13.62% 2
Warrington +8 4 - - 1
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 251 (83.67%) Banking
2 233 (77.67%) Investment Banking
2 233 (77.67%) Wealth Management
3 229 (76.33%) Law
4 150 (50.00%) Finance
5 95 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (28.33%) Project Management
7 76 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (17.00%) ITIL
9 50 (16.67%) SDLC
10 43 (14.33%) Change Management
11 42 (14.00%) Windows
11 42 (14.00%) Change Control
12 40 (13.33%) PMO
13 39 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (13.00%) Java
14 37 (12.33%) PRINCE2
15 36 (12.00%) Microsoft
16 35 (11.67%) Service Management
17 33 (11.00%) Scrum
17 33 (11.00%) DevOps
18 32 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
19 30 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
20 29 (9.67%) Unix
20 29 (9.67%) Linux
20 29 (9.67%) Jenkins
20 29 (9.67%) Waterfall
21 26 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
22 25 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
22 25 (8.33%) Information Security

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 19 (6.33%) Confluence
2 11 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.33%) JBoss
4 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.67%) Apache
7 4 (1.33%) IIS
8 2 (0.67%) CICS
8 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.33%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 32 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (5.33%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (4.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.33%) Exstream
1 1 (0.33%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.33%) OpenShift
3 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.00%) PaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.67%) NuGet
5 2 (0.67%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.33%) IaaS
6 1 (0.33%) npm
6 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.00%) Internet
2 3 (1.00%) HTTP
2 3 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (1.00%) SSL
3 2 (0.67%) ATM
3 2 (0.67%) Firewall
3 2 (0.67%) Network Security
3 2 (0.67%) WebEx
4 1 (0.33%) CTI
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.33%) Softphone
4 1 (0.33%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.67%) GIS
2 12 (4.00%) Big Data
3 11 (3.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.33%) MySQL
6 3 (1.00%) DB2
6 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.00%) QlikView
6 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.33%) OLAP
8 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (9.67%) Jenkins
2 18 (6.00%) JIRA
3 17 (5.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (3.67%) Bitbucket
6 9 (3.00%) CA Release Automation
7 7 (2.33%) SonarQube
7 7 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.00%) Gradle
9 5 (1.67%) Selenium
9 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.67%) Bower
12 2 (0.67%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.67%) Subversion
12 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.33%) NUnit
General
1 251 (83.67%) Banking
2 233 (77.67%) Investment Banking
3 229 (76.33%) Law
4 150 (50.00%) Finance
5 12 (4.00%) Legal
6 8 (2.67%) Marketing
6 8 (2.67%) Retail
7 4 (1.33%) Billing
7 4 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.00%) Back Office
8 3 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.67%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 69 (23.00%) Analyst
2 38 (12.67%) Project Manager
3 24 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 18 (6.00%) Programme Manager
5 16 (5.33%) Developer
6 15 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 13 (4.33%) PMO Lead
7 13 (4.33%) Security Engineer
8 11 (3.67%) Technical Manager
9 9 (3.00%) Junior
9 9 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (2.67%) Architect
10 8 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (2.67%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (2.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 7 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.33%) PMO Manager
11 7 (2.33%) Release Manager
11 7 (2.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.00%) Middleware
2 8 (2.67%) Web Services
3 7 (2.33%) REST
4 6 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (2.00%) XML
5 5 (1.67%) HTML
6 4 (1.33%) .NET
6 4 (1.33%) JSON
7 3 (1.00%) CSS
7 3 (1.00%) J2EE
7 3 (1.00%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (1.00%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.00%) RESTful
7 3 (1.00%) SOAP
7 3 (1.00%) Spring
8 2 (0.67%) Ajax
8 2 (0.67%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.67%) LDAP
8 2 (0.67%) Spring Boot
8 2 (0.67%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.00%) PMI
3 16 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 12 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 11 (3.67%) User Experience
7 9 (3.00%) Fintech
8 7 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (2.00%) Internet of Things
9 6 (2.00%) IVR
10 5 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.67%) PKI
11 3 (1.00%) CMDB
11 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.00%) Marketing Technology
12 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.00%) Windows
2 29 (9.67%) Linux
2 29 (9.67%) Unix
3 10 (3.33%) Android
4 8 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (77.67%) Wealth Management
2 95 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (28.33%) Project Management
4 76 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (17.00%) ITIL
6 50 (16.67%) SDLC
7 43 (14.33%) Change Management
8 42 (14.00%) Change Control
9 37 (12.33%) PRINCE2
10 35 (11.67%) Service Management
11 33 (11.00%) DevOps
11 33 (11.00%) Scrum
12 30 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (9.67%) Waterfall
14 26 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (8.33%) Information Security
16 23 (7.67%) Business Analysis
17 22 (7.33%) Programme Management
17 22 (7.33%) Resource Management
18 19 (6.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.00%) Java
2 21 (7.00%) Python
2 21 (7.00%) SQL
3 14 (4.67%) Perl
4 10 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.33%) C#
7 4 (1.33%) COBOL
7 4 (1.33%) Ruby
8 3 (1.00%) C
8 3 (1.00%) C++
8 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.67%) Go
9 2 (0.67%) JCL
9 2 (0.67%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.67%) PHP
9 2 (0.67%) REXX
10 1 (0.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 24 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 22 (7.33%) Degree
3 12 (4.00%) PMP
4 9 (3.00%) CISSP
5 7 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.00%) CIMA
6 6 (2.00%) CISM
7 5 (1.67%) APMP
7 5 (1.67%) CISA
7 5 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.33%) PhD
8 4 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (1.00%) CBAP
9 3 (1.00%) IIBA
9 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.67%) APMG
10 2 (0.67%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.33%) PMO
2 20 (6.67%) QA
3 15 (5.00%) SLA
4 5 (1.67%) COBIT
4 5 (1.67%) GDPR
4 5 (1.67%) PSD2
5 3 (1.00%) COSO
5 3 (1.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.67%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.67%) Docker
2 6 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.67%) ACF2
3 2 (0.67%) RACF
4 1 (0.33%) Snort
4 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.00%) BladeLogic
2 6 (2.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.67%) Terraform
4 4 (1.33%) Ansible
4 4 (1.33%) CA Wily
5 3 (1.00%) Puppet
6 2 (0.67%) Nagios
6 2 (0.67%) Netcool
6 2 (0.67%) Packer
7 1 (0.33%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.33%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.33%) Grafana
7 1 (0.33%) Kibana
7 1 (0.33%) Nessus
7 1 (0.33%) PowerBroker
7 1 (0.33%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.33%) SCOM
7 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.00%) Oracle
3 10 (3.33%) Splunk
4 9 (3.00%) IBM
5 8 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.00%) CA
6 6 (2.00%) Lumension
6 6 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.00%) Symantec
6 6 (2.00%) Tableau
7 5 (1.67%) Sun
8 4 (1.33%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.33%) Cisco
8 4 (1.33%) GoldenSource
8 4 (1.33%) Teradata
9 3 (1.00%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.00%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.67%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.67%) Google
10 2 (0.67%) Talend