Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > North West
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 88 128
Rank change year-on-year +29 +40 -1
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 541 430 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.60% 3.35% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 3.68% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 225 160 236
North West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £34,250 £35,613 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 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 10,693 11,690 10,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.87% 91.10% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8,567 9,306 9,183
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the North West

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the North West

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the North West over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the North West

Risk Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Cheshire +5 281 £48,500 -3.00% 14
Manchester +74 223 £60,000 +15.94% 14
Merseyside +7 21 £40,349 -46.20% 5
Lancashire +11 10 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Cumbria +6 2 £50,000 -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 306 (56.56%) Banking
2 290 (53.60%) Wealth Management
3 286 (52.87%) Law
4 285 (52.68%) Investment Banking
5 226 (41.77%) Finance
6 150 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
7 130 (24.03%) Information Security
8 115 (21.26%) Microsoft
8 115 (21.26%) Degree
9 108 (19.96%) CISSP
10 101 (18.67%) Project Management
11 99 (18.30%) Windows
12 96 (17.74%) Incident Management
13 90 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 88 (16.27%) Security Management
15 87 (16.08%) Linux
15 87 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 81 (14.97%) ITIL
17 74 (13.68%) Java
18 73 (13.49%) Amazon AWS
19 70 (12.94%) Management Information System
20 67 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
20 67 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
20 67 (12.38%) SDLC
21 64 (11.83%) Active Directory
22 63 (11.65%) SIEM
23 61 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
24 59 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
24 59 (10.91%) Data Loss Prevention
25 58 (10.72%) JavaScript

Risk Management
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 33 (6.10%) Confluence
2 19 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.92%) CMS
3 5 (0.92%) SAS
4 4 (0.74%) Apache
4 4 (0.74%) JBoss
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.55%) IIS
6 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.18%) CICS
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (8.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (7.21%) Microsoft Project
3 35 (6.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (3.70%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.74%) SPSS
7 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.18%) Exstream
2 1 (0.18%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 73 (13.49%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.59%) npm
4 8 (1.48%) BrowserStack
5 6 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (0.92%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.55%) SaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.37%) Office 365
9 2 (0.37%) Trello
10 1 (0.18%) GitHub
10 1 (0.18%) Google Play
10 1 (0.18%) IaaS
10 1 (0.18%) iTunes
10 1 (0.18%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.62%) Network Security
2 14 (2.59%) Internet
3 7 (1.29%) Firewall
4 6 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.74%) Intranet
6 3 (0.55%) HTTP
6 3 (0.55%) Sourcefire
7 2 (0.37%) ATM
7 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.37%) Skype
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) FTP
8 1 (0.18%) SMTP
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
8 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.18%) VPN
8 1 (0.18%) WAN
8 1 (0.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.96%) Big Data
2 10 (1.85%) GIS
2 10 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.66%) QlikView
3 9 (1.66%) RDBMS
4 7 (1.29%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.92%) MySQL
7 4 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.55%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.37%) DB2
9 2 (0.37%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (6.65%) JIRA
2 24 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 22 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.59%) Babel
4 14 (2.59%) Grunt
4 14 (2.59%) gulp
4 14 (2.59%) webpack
5 12 (2.22%) Gradle
5 12 (2.22%) Selenium
6 8 (1.48%) Bitbucket
6 8 (1.48%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (0.92%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (0.92%) Mocha
8 5 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.92%) Xcode
9 4 (0.74%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 306 (56.56%) Banking
2 286 (52.87%) Law
3 285 (52.68%) Investment Banking
4 226 (41.77%) Finance
5 22 (4.07%) Legal
6 11 (2.03%) Retail
7 9 (1.66%) Marketing
8 7 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
8 7 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.29%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.11%) Billing
10 5 (0.92%) Back Office
10 5 (0.92%) Front Office
11 4 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.74%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.37%) Games
12 2 (0.37%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 95 (17.56%) Security Manager
2 86 (15.90%) Analyst
3 81 (14.97%) Information Manager
3 81 (14.97%) Information Security Manager
4 60 (11.09%) Project Manager
5 57 (10.54%) Developer
6 31 (5.73%) Business Analyst
7 26 (4.81%) Architect
7 26 (4.81%) Service Manager
8 20 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
9 16 (2.96%) Technical Manager
10 15 (2.77%) PMO Lead
10 15 (2.77%) Security Engineer
11 14 (2.59%) Java Developer
11 14 (2.59%) Technical Delivery Manager
12 13 (2.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 13 (2.40%) Scrum Master
12 13 (2.40%) Software Manager
13 12 (2.22%) Security Analyst
13 12 (2.22%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.91%) HTML
2 28 (5.18%) CSS
3 26 (4.81%) AngularJS
3 26 (4.81%) React
4 20 (3.70%) HTML5
5 15 (2.77%) REST
6 14 (2.59%) CSS3
6 14 (2.59%) Ionic Framework
6 14 (2.59%) LESS
6 14 (2.59%) Node.js
6 14 (2.59%) React Native
6 14 (2.59%) Redux
6 14 (2.59%) Sass
6 14 (2.59%) Spring
7 12 (2.22%) RESTful
8 10 (1.85%) Velocity
9 9 (1.66%) Ajax
10 7 (1.29%) .NET
10 7 (1.29%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.94%) Management Information System
2 67 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.84%) User Experience
4 35 (6.47%) Mainframe
5 19 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.51%) Online Banking
6 16 (2.96%) CESG
6 16 (2.96%) PMI
7 15 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.40%) Virtual Team
9 12 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.22%) Arduino
9 12 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.22%) Wiki
10 10 (1.85%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.85%) Fintech
10 10 (1.85%) PKI
10 10 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (1.29%) IBM Mainframe
11 7 (1.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 99 (18.30%) Windows
2 87 (16.08%) Linux
3 30 (5.55%) Android
3 30 (5.55%) Unix
4 26 (4.81%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (53.60%) Wealth Management
2 150 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (24.03%) Information Security
4 101 (18.67%) Project Management
5 96 (17.74%) Incident Management
6 90 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (16.27%) Security Management
8 81 (14.97%) ITIL
9 67 (12.38%) SDLC
10 63 (11.65%) SIEM
11 61 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
12 59 (10.91%) Data Loss Prevention
12 59 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
13 57 (10.54%) OWASP
14 56 (10.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 55 (10.17%) PRINCE2
15 55 (10.17%) Service Management
16 51 (9.43%) Scrum
17 43 (7.95%) Data Protection
18 42 (7.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 74 (13.68%) Java
2 58 (10.72%) JavaScript
3 32 (5.91%) SQL
4 22 (4.07%) Python
5 17 (3.14%) ES6
6 14 (2.59%) C#
7 12 (2.22%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.03%) Java 8
8 11 (2.03%) Perl
8 11 (2.03%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.03%) Ruby
9 10 (1.85%) C
10 9 (1.66%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.66%) PHP
11 7 (1.29%) C++
11 7 (1.29%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.11%) Kotlin
13 5 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.92%) VBA
14 4 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 115 (21.26%) Degree
2 108 (19.96%) CISSP
3 57 (10.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 57 (10.54%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (6.84%) CISA
5 28 (5.18%) PMP
6 26 (4.81%) PMI Certification
7 20 (3.70%) CISM
8 15 (2.77%) CREST Certified
9 14 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (2.22%) OCPJP
11 11 (2.03%) CEH
12 9 (1.66%) APMG
12 9 (1.66%) ISTQB
13 8 (1.48%) ISEB
14 7 (1.29%) CIMA
15 5 (0.92%) ACCA
15 5 (0.92%) APMP
15 5 (0.92%) MCSE
15 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (9.43%) PMO
3 41 (7.58%) GDPR
4 30 (5.55%) QA
5 22 (4.07%) SLA
6 11 (2.03%) PCI DSS
7 7 (1.29%) IASME
8 6 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (1.11%) P3O
8 6 (1.11%) PSD2
9 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.55%) COBIT
10 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 64 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.44%) Docker
3 3 (0.55%) Snort
4 2 (0.37%) ACF2
4 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.37%) RACF
4 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.03%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.29%) SCOM
4 6 (1.11%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.92%) Ansible
6 3 (0.55%) Terraform
7 2 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.37%) Grafana
7 2 (0.37%) Kibana
7 2 (0.37%) Nagios
7 2 (0.37%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.37%) Puppet
7 2 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.18%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.18%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.18%) Nessus
8 1 (0.18%) Netcool
8 1 (0.18%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 115 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 20 (3.70%) Oracle
3 13 (2.40%) Tableau
4 9 (1.66%) Google
4 9 (1.66%) Splunk
5 8 (1.48%) IBM
5 8 (1.48%) VMware
6 6 (1.11%) SolarWinds
6 6 (1.11%) Veeam
7 5 (0.92%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 4 (0.74%) SAP
9 3 (0.55%) CA
9 3 (0.55%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (0.55%) Cadence
9 3 (0.55%) Lumension
9 3 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.55%) Symantec
9 3 (0.55%) Teradata
9 3 (0.55%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.37%) ServiceNow