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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 198 186
Rank change year-on-year -20 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 32 37 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.64% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.73% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 45
Median salary £41,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.66% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £34,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £95,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 5561 5072 5850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.36% 87.98% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4217 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Cheshire +15 11 £66,250 - 1
Lancashire - 10 £41,000 -
Manchester -38 8 £62,500 +2.45% 1
Merseyside -9 3 £30,000 -
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 24 (34.78%) Information Security
2 22 (31.88%) Mentoring
3 20 (28.99%) Firewall
4 19 (27.54%) Network Security
5 18 (26.09%) Network Management
5 18 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (26.09%) MPLS
5 18 (26.09%) OSPF
5 18 (26.09%) BGP
5 18 (26.09%) Cisco
5 18 (26.09%) CCNP
5 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
5 18 (26.09%) Network Design
6 17 (24.64%) JNCIP
6 17 (24.64%) Risk Management
6 17 (24.64%) Finance
6 17 (24.64%) CISSP
6 17 (24.64%) Juniper
7 16 (23.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (21.74%) CCNA
9 14 (20.29%) CISM
10 13 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (18.84%) CISA
10 13 (18.84%) Degree
11 12 (17.39%) Project Management
12 11 (15.94%) ITIL
12 11 (15.94%) Security Management
12 11 (15.94%) Banking
12 11 (15.94%) Marketing
12 11 (15.94%) Internal Audit

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 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (2.90%) GroupWise
1 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.90%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) Firewall
2 19 (27.54%) Network Security
3 18 (26.09%) BGP
3 18 (26.09%) MPLS
3 18 (26.09%) OSPF
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
4 3 (4.35%) HTTP
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.45%) LAN
5 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) GIS
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
2 11 (15.94%) Marketing
3 5 (7.25%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.90%) Law
6 2 (2.90%) Publishing
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.45%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) Games
7 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Network Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Lead Network Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Information Security Officer
4 10 (14.49%) Security Officer
5 9 (13.04%) Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Chief Information Officer
6 7 (10.14%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 7 (10.14%) Chief Security Officer
6 7 (10.14%) CIO
7 5 (7.25%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Risk Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Change Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Change and Release Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Head of Test
9 3 (4.35%) Information Officer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.35%) HTML
2 3 (4.35%) XHTML
2 3 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.45%) WCF
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) CMDB
4 3 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.35%) New Media
4 3 (4.35%) W3C
5 1 (1.45%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.45%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
1 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Information Security
2 22 (31.88%) Mentoring
3 18 (26.09%) Network Design
3 18 (26.09%) Network Management
4 17 (24.64%) Risk Management
5 16 (23.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (17.39%) Project Management
8 11 (15.94%) Internal Audit
8 11 (15.94%) ITIL
8 11 (15.94%) Security Management
9 10 (14.49%) Release Management
10 9 (13.04%) Change Management
10 9 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (13.04%) Supplier Management
11 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
11 8 (11.59%) Information Security Management
11 8 (11.59%) Security Monitoring
12 7 (10.14%) Data Security
12 7 (10.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) CCNP
1 18 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (24.64%) CISSP
2 17 (24.64%) JNCIP
3 15 (21.74%) CCNA
4 14 (20.29%) CISM
5 13 (18.84%) CISA
5 13 (18.84%) Degree
6 6 (8.70%) ISSAP
6 6 (8.70%) PCI QSA
7 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.90%) CRISC
8 2 (2.90%) PMP
9 1 (1.45%) CEH
9 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.59%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.70%) ISO22301
4 5 (7.25%) QA
5 3 (4.35%) ISO 14001
5 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (4.35%) PMO
5 3 (4.35%) SLA
6 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.45%) GDPR
7 1 (1.45%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.90%) NDS
1 2 (2.90%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Cisco
2 17 (24.64%) Juniper
3 6 (8.70%) Remedy
4 3 (4.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.35%) Zend
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.90%) NCR
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Splunk
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago