Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England > North West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 308 304
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 50 59 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.53% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 45
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +37.50%
10th Percentile £38,995 £27,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,100 £67,250 £84,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

Risk Assessment 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11841 11219 11660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.89% 89.76% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9400 9359 9637
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 25 November 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Manchester -10 24 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Cheshire -26 15 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Lancashire -6 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Merseyside +13 3 £23,500 -45.66%
Cumbria - 2 £40,036 -
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 21 (42.00%) Information Security
2 16 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
5 13 (26.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (24.00%) Security Management
6 12 (24.00%) Degree
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.00%) Network Design
7 11 (22.00%) Firewall
7 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (20.00%) Juniper
8 10 (20.00%) MPLS
8 10 (20.00%) OSPF
8 10 (20.00%) Cisco
8 10 (20.00%) CCNP
8 10 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 10 (20.00%) CISM
8 10 (20.00%) BGP
8 10 (20.00%) Banking
8 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (20.00%) JNCIP
8 10 (20.00%) Network Security
8 10 (20.00%) Analytics
8 10 (20.00%) Network Management
9 9 (18.00%) SaaS
9 9 (18.00%) CISSP
9 9 (18.00%) Project Management

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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Firewall
2 10 (20.00%) BGP
2 10 (20.00%) MPLS
2 10 (20.00%) Network Security
2 10 (20.00%) OSPF
3 4 (8.00%) LAN
3 4 (8.00%) WAN
3 4 (8.00%) Wireless
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 2 (4.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) GIS
2 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
3 8 (16.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (12.00%) Law
6 2 (4.00%) Electronics
6 2 (4.00%) Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
1 10 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (16.00%) Security Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) CISSP Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Information Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Information Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) IT Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Driving Licence
4 5 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (8.00%) PMI
5 4 (8.00%) Smart Energy
5 4 (8.00%) Smart Meter
6 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) CMDB
7 1 (2.00%) iPad
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Information Security
2 15 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 13 (26.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.00%) Security Management
5 11 (22.00%) Network Design
6 10 (20.00%) Analytics
6 10 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 10 (20.00%) Network Management
6 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (18.00%) Project Management
8 8 (16.00%) Data Analytics
8 8 (16.00%) ITIL
8 8 (16.00%) Process Management
8 8 (16.00%) Resource Management
8 8 (16.00%) Wealth Management
9 7 (14.00%) Coaching
9 7 (14.00%) Logistics
10 6 (12.00%) Line Management
10 6 (12.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (20.00%) CCNP
3 10 (20.00%) CISM
3 10 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 9 (18.00%) CISSP
5 7 (14.00%) CRISC
6 6 (12.00%) CCNA
6 6 (12.00%) Master's Degree
7 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.00%) CISA
8 4 (8.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
9 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.00%) SANS
9 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (12.00%) ISO 14001
3 6 (12.00%) ISO 9001
4 5 (10.00%) QA
5 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
7 2 (4.00%) GDPR
7 2 (4.00%) ISO 22301
7 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (4.00%) PMO
7 2 (4.00%) SLA
8 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco
1 10 (20.00%) Juniper
2 3 (6.00%) Remedy
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle