Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 160 93
Rank change year-on-year -2 -67 +66
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 121 135 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.62% 1.82% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.98% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 85 107 127
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £32,450 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,250 £76,000 £61,675
North West median annual salary £50,500 £59,960 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.78% +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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,835 6,829 6,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.73% 91.85% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,613 5,892 5,233
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Manchester

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Manchester

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Manchester

Risk Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 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
Stockport - 6 £33,500 - 1
Altrincham - 4 £57,500 - 1
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £55,000 -
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 38 (31.40%) Project Management
2 33 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.45%) Information Security
3 32 (26.45%) Finance
4 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.70%) Management Information System
6 19 (15.70%) ITIL
6 19 (15.70%) Banking
7 18 (14.88%) Business Continuity
8 17 (14.05%) Java
8 17 (14.05%) Analytics
9 16 (13.22%) CISSP
9 16 (13.22%) CISM
10 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
10 15 (12.40%) Mentoring
11 14 (11.57%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (11.57%) Scrum
11 14 (11.57%) PRINCE2
12 13 (10.74%) Degree
13 12 (9.92%) SQL
13 12 (9.92%) Microsoft
13 12 (9.92%) DevOps
13 12 (9.92%) SDLC
14 11 (9.09%) Presales
14 11 (9.09%) Business Development
15 10 (8.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 10 (8.26%) Wealth Management
15 10 (8.26%) Test Scripting
15 10 (8.26%) TOGAF

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (6.61%) SAS
2 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.65%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (2.48%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.65%) Magento
3 2 (1.65%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.96%) IaaS
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.96%) SaaS
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) Firewall
2 3 (2.48%) LAN
2 3 (2.48%) WAN
3 2 (1.65%) VLAN
4 1 (0.83%) ADSL
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.83%) MPLS
4 1 (0.83%) PBX
4 1 (0.83%) Skype
4 1 (0.83%) SMS
4 1 (0.83%) VoIP
4 1 (0.83%) VPN
4 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.83%) Wireless
4 1 (0.83%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.13%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.31%) Base SAS
4 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.65%) QlikView
6 1 (0.83%) DB2
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (0.83%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.48%) Gradle
4 3 (2.48%) JIRA
5 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.65%) Xcode
6 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.83%) Grunt
6 1 (0.83%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 32 (26.45%) Finance
2 19 (15.70%) Banking
3 10 (8.26%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.44%) Law
4 9 (7.44%) Legal
5 5 (4.13%) Marketing
6 4 (3.31%) Billing
7 2 (1.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (17.36%) Project Manager
2 16 (13.22%) Analyst
3 13 (10.74%) IT Manager
4 11 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 9 (7.44%) Architect
6 8 (6.61%) Business Manager
6 8 (6.61%) Consultant
6 8 (6.61%) Software Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Java Architect
7 7 (5.79%) Java Technical Architect
7 7 (5.79%) Risk Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Security Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.96%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Risk Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Business Development Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Information Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Management Consultant
9 5 (4.13%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) .NET
2 5 (4.13%) CGI
2 5 (4.13%) Node.js
3 4 (3.31%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.31%) CSS
3 4 (3.31%) Dropwizard
3 4 (3.31%) HTML
3 4 (3.31%) RESTful
4 1 (0.83%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.83%) DOM
4 1 (0.83%) Drools
4 1 (0.83%) EDI
4 1 (0.83%) JSON
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) OAuth
4 1 (0.83%) REST
4 1 (0.83%) SOAP
4 1 (0.83%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.83%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (15.70%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.61%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.96%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.96%) User Experience
5 5 (4.13%) Credit Risk
5 5 (4.13%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.31%) NHS
6 4 (3.31%) PMI
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.48%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.48%) PKI
8 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.83%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.26%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) Android
2 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.31%) Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Unix
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.40%) Project Management
2 33 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.45%) Information Security
4 20 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (15.70%) ITIL
6 18 (14.88%) Business Continuity
7 17 (14.05%) Analytics
8 15 (12.40%) Mentoring
8 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
9 14 (11.57%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (11.57%) PRINCE2
9 14 (11.57%) Scrum
10 12 (9.92%) DevOps
10 12 (9.92%) SDLC
11 11 (9.09%) Business Development
11 11 (9.09%) Presales
12 10 (8.26%) Service Delivery
12 10 (8.26%) Test Scripting
12 10 (8.26%) TOGAF
12 10 (8.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.05%) Java
2 12 (9.92%) SQL
3 6 (4.96%) C#
4 4 (3.31%) C
4 4 (3.31%) C++
4 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.31%) VBA
5 3 (2.48%) Apple Swift
5 3 (2.48%) Kotlin
5 3 (2.48%) Objective-C
5 3 (2.48%) Python
5 3 (2.48%) Ruby
5 3 (2.48%) Scala
6 2 (1.65%) Java 9
6 2 (1.65%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) GraphQL
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
7 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) CISM
1 16 (13.22%) CISSP
2 13 (10.74%) Degree
3 10 (8.26%) CISA
4 7 (5.79%) CEH
4 7 (5.79%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.79%) PMP
5 4 (3.31%) CRISC
5 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.48%) APMG
6 3 (2.48%) SANS
6 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.65%) CISMP
8 1 (0.83%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) MBCS
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.83%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (8.26%) PMO
2 8 (6.61%) COBIT
2 8 (6.61%) QA
3 7 (5.79%) GDPR
4 3 (2.48%) ISO 22301
4 3 (2.48%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.48%) SLA
5 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.83%) GMP
6 1 (0.83%) GPG13
6 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.83%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.83%) Nessus
2 1 (0.83%) Netcool
2 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 6 (4.96%) Tableau
4 5 (4.13%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.31%) Ab Initio
5 4 (3.31%) Informatica
5 4 (3.31%) OpenText
5 4 (3.31%) Siebel
5 4 (3.31%) Teradata
5 4 (3.31%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.48%) SAP
6 3 (2.48%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) BT
8 1 (0.83%) Citrix
8 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.83%) Cognos
8 1 (0.83%) NEC
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) Sophos