The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Manager
North West / Cheshire
Rank 84 - 118
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £60,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1026 1250 1686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.07% 95.49% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1066 1288
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Risk Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in Cheshire

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Risk Manager in Cheshire

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) CISA
5 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
5 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
6 3 (33.33%) COBIT
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
6 3 (33.33%) CRISC
6 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) Retail
7 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 2 (22.22%) IaaS
7 2 (22.22%) Line Management
7 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
8 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
8 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (11.11%) IT Governance

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Ingres
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
4 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISA
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (33.33%) COBIT
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) NCR
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle