The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 211 223
Rank change year-on-year -31 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 30 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.51% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 31
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,500 £49,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% -8.57%  

Risk Assessment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the North West

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the North West.

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in the North West

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in the North West

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -35 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Cheshire -19 10 £60,000 - 1
Lancashire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 North West region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 20 (31.75%) Firewall
3 20 (31.75%) Network Design
4 19 (30.16%) JNCIP
4 19 (30.16%) BGP
4 19 (30.16%) Cisco
4 19 (30.16%) CCNP
4 19 (30.16%) Juniper
4 19 (30.16%) MPLS
4 19 (30.16%) OSPF
4 19 (30.16%) Network Management
4 19 (30.16%) Network Security
5 17 (26.98%) CCNA
5 17 (26.98%) Risk Management
6 16 (25.40%) Finance
7 15 (23.81%) Information Security
8 12 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (19.05%) Management Information System
8 12 (19.05%) Project Management
9 11 (17.46%) Banking
10 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.87%) Security Management
10 10 (15.87%) Change Management
10 10 (15.87%) CISSP
10 10 (15.87%) ITIL
11 9 (14.29%) CISM
11 9 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 9 (14.29%) Release Management
11 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) Firewall
2 19 (30.16%) BGP
2 19 (30.16%) MPLS
2 19 (30.16%) Network Security
2 19 (30.16%) OSPF
3 3 (4.76%) WebEx
4 2 (3.17%) LAN
4 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 2 (3.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) GIS
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.94%) Retail
5 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.35%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.76%) Marketing
7 2 (3.17%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (3.17%) Electronics
7 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.17%) Law
7 2 (3.17%) Publishing
8 1 (1.59%) Games
8 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Lead Network Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Security Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Compliance Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (6.35%) IT Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) IT Security Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Security Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Audit Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) CISSP Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) IT Audit Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Risk Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) CMDB
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.17%) Smart Energy
4 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.59%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 20 (31.75%) Network Design
3 19 (30.16%) Network Management
4 17 (26.98%) Risk Management
5 15 (23.81%) Information Security
6 12 (19.05%) Project Management
7 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.87%) Change Management
7 10 (15.87%) ITIL
7 10 (15.87%) Security Management
8 9 (14.29%) Release Management
8 9 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.11%) Coaching
10 7 (11.11%) Internal Audit
11 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
11 6 (9.52%) Information Security Management
11 6 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.52%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (1.59%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (30.16%) CCNP
2 19 (30.16%) JNCIP
3 17 (26.98%) CCNA
4 10 (15.87%) CISSP
5 9 (14.29%) CISM
6 7 (11.11%) CISA
6 7 (11.11%) Degree
7 6 (9.52%) CRISC
8 3 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.76%) Master's Degree
9 2 (3.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (3.17%) PMP
9 2 (3.17%) SANS
10 1 (1.59%) CEH
10 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
3 7 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (9.52%) QA
5 5 (7.94%) ISO 14001
5 5 (7.94%) ISO 9001
6 3 (4.76%) SLA
7 2 (3.17%) GDPR
7 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Cisco
1 19 (30.16%) Juniper
2 3 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) NCR
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Remedy
4 1 (1.59%) Splunk
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£45k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 33 days, exc pen, bonus, flex/ben
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 5 days ago