Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 112 105
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7 +54
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 460 339 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.47% 2.71% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 3.02% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 159 241 247
North West median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £34,700 £32,500 £30,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -

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 11910 11208 11675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.89% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9458 9346 9650
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 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Cheshire +25 302 £50,000 -13.04% 19
Manchester -43 113 £48,750 -18.75% 12
Merseyside +28 25 £75,000 +114.29% 1
Lancashire -13 15 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 275 (59.78%) Finance
2 217 (47.17%) Banking
3 174 (37.83%) Investment Banking
3 174 (37.83%) Wealth Management
4 137 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (29.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 132 (28.70%) Law
6 127 (27.61%) Information Security
7 114 (24.78%) Project Management
8 84 (18.26%) Java
9 79 (17.17%) ITIL
10 69 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 66 (14.35%) SDLC
12 62 (13.48%) SQL
13 60 (13.04%) Windows
14 55 (11.96%) PRINCE2
15 53 (11.52%) Waterfall
16 51 (11.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 51 (11.09%) Cybersecurity
17 50 (10.87%) Degree
18 49 (10.65%) Oracle
19 47 (10.22%) Service Management
20 46 (10.00%) Unix
21 45 (9.78%) Analytics
22 42 (9.13%) CISSP
22 42 (9.13%) Management Information System
23 41 (8.91%) Change Management
24 40 (8.70%) Linux
24 40 (8.70%) Change Control
25 39 (8.48%) 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 16 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.26%) Confluence
3 14 (3.04%) JBoss
4 10 (2.17%) CICS
4 10 (2.17%) SAS
4 10 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.74%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.87%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.87%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.65%) Apache
7 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.43%) IIS
8 2 (0.43%) MindAlign
8 2 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
Applications
1 25 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (4.78%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.43%) SPSS
7 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.43%) Primavera
3 2 (0.43%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.22%) BASE24
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.91%) IaaS
2 15 (3.26%) SaaS
3 13 (2.83%) PaaS
4 12 (2.61%) OpenShift
5 11 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.65%) Office 365
8 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.43%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.04%) Firewall
2 8 (1.74%) LAN
2 8 (1.74%) WAN
3 7 (1.52%) Internet
4 6 (1.30%) LDAP
5 5 (1.09%) DNS
5 5 (1.09%) SAN
5 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.87%) DHCP
6 4 (0.87%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.87%) HTTP
6 4 (0.87%) Intranet
6 4 (0.87%) Wireless
7 3 (0.65%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.65%) Multicast
7 3 (0.65%) SSH
7 3 (0.65%) VPN
7 3 (0.65%) WebEx
8 2 (0.43%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.65%) GIS
2 22 (4.78%) DB2
3 16 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.26%) SQL Server
5 9 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.74%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.52%) QlikView
8 5 (1.09%) MySQL
9 4 (0.87%) Base SAS
9 4 (0.87%) Big Data
9 4 (0.87%) IMS/DB
9 4 (0.87%) MariaDB
9 4 (0.87%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.65%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.43%) MS Access
11 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.48%) JIRA
4 14 (3.04%) Subversion
5 10 (2.17%) SonarQube
6 8 (1.74%) Gradle
6 8 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.30%) Selenium
8 5 (1.09%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.09%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.09%) JUnit
8 5 (1.09%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.87%) Grunt
9 4 (0.87%) Maven
9 4 (0.87%) webpack
10 3 (0.65%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.65%) JMeter
10 3 (0.65%) NUnit
10 3 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 275 (59.78%) Finance
2 217 (47.17%) Banking
3 174 (37.83%) Investment Banking
4 132 (28.70%) Law
5 26 (5.65%) Legal
6 20 (4.35%) Retail
7 13 (2.83%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.96%) Marketing
9 8 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.30%) Billing
11 5 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (17.17%) Analyst
2 72 (15.65%) Project Manager
3 25 (5.43%) Developer
3 25 (5.43%) IT Manager
4 24 (5.22%) Applications Support
5 21 (4.57%) Security Manager
6 19 (4.13%) Business Analyst
7 18 (3.91%) Business Manager
8 15 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (3.04%) Programme Manager
9 14 (3.04%) Risk Analyst
9 14 (3.04%) Risk Manager
10 13 (2.83%) Architect
10 13 (2.83%) Information Manager
10 13 (2.83%) Information Security Manager
10 13 (2.83%) IT Project Manager
10 13 (2.83%) Security Analyst
11 12 (2.61%) Development Manager
12 11 (2.39%) Business Development Manager
12 11 (2.39%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.09%) Middleware
2 24 (5.22%) XML
3 23 (5.00%) HTML
4 22 (4.78%) Web Services
5 18 (3.91%) .NET
5 18 (3.91%) .NET Framework
5 18 (3.91%) JSON
6 17 (3.70%) REST
7 16 (3.48%) CSS
8 15 (3.26%) J2EE
9 11 (2.39%) SOAP
10 10 (2.17%) jQuery
10 10 (2.17%) WSDL
11 9 (1.96%) JMS
12 8 (1.74%) Hibernate
12 8 (1.74%) JSP
12 8 (1.74%) Spring
12 8 (1.74%) Struts
13 7 (1.52%) Java EE
14 6 (1.30%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.13%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.43%) PMI
4 24 (5.22%) User Experience
5 20 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.70%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.48%) Mainframe
8 15 (3.26%) Online Banking
9 12 (2.61%) Contactless
10 9 (1.96%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.74%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
13 5 (1.09%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (1.09%) Fintech
14 4 (0.87%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.87%) PKI
15 3 (0.65%) Clustering
15 3 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
15 3 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 60 (13.04%) Windows
2 46 (10.00%) Unix
3 40 (8.70%) Linux
4 10 (2.17%) Mac OS
5 9 (1.96%) AIX
5 9 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.74%) Android
7 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.65%) Solaris
9 3 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.65%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.65%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (37.83%) Wealth Management
2 137 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (29.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 127 (27.61%) Information Security
4 114 (24.78%) Project Management
5 79 (17.17%) ITIL
6 66 (14.35%) SDLC
7 55 (11.96%) PRINCE2
8 53 (11.52%) Waterfall
9 51 (11.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 51 (11.09%) Cybersecurity
10 47 (10.22%) Service Management
11 45 (9.78%) Analytics
12 41 (8.91%) Change Management
13 40 (8.70%) Change Control
14 34 (7.39%) Test Automation
15 33 (7.17%) Incident Management
16 30 (6.52%) Scrum
17 29 (6.30%) Programme Management
18 28 (6.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (18.26%) Java
2 62 (13.48%) SQL
3 39 (8.48%) JavaScript
4 30 (6.52%) Python
5 13 (2.83%) C#
6 11 (2.39%) COBOL
6 11 (2.39%) Perl
7 10 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.96%) C
9 8 (1.74%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.52%) Ruby
11 6 (1.30%) Assembly Language
11 6 (1.30%) Scala
12 5 (1.09%) C++
13 4 (0.87%) Apple Swift
13 4 (0.87%) Kotlin
13 4 (0.87%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.87%) R
14 3 (0.65%) VBA
15 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (10.87%) Degree
2 42 (9.13%) CISSP
3 33 (7.17%) CISM
4 32 (6.96%) PMI Certification
5 26 (5.65%) CISA
6 20 (4.35%) PMP
7 14 (3.04%) CRISC
8 12 (2.61%) APMG
9 10 (2.17%) CEH
10 9 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.09%) PgMP
13 4 (0.87%) CIMA
13 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.87%) CLAS
13 4 (0.87%) Sun Certification
14 3 (0.65%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
14 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (5.22%) PMO
3 23 (5.00%) QA
4 15 (3.26%) COBIT
5 13 (2.83%) GDPR
5 13 (2.83%) SLA
6 10 (2.17%) PMBOK
7 6 (1.30%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.87%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.65%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.43%) GMP
10 2 (0.43%) PSD2
10 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.22%) Basel II
11 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.96%) Docker
2 7 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.43%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) KVM
4 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.30%) CA Wily
2 6 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.30%) SCOM
3 5 (1.09%) Ganglia
3 5 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.87%) Nagios
4 4 (0.87%) SCCM
5 3 (0.65%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.65%) Netcool
6 2 (0.43%) Graphite
6 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.22%) Oozie
7 1 (0.22%) Puppet
7 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (10.65%) Oracle
2 33 (7.17%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.35%) IBM
4 16 (3.48%) Splunk
5 14 (3.04%) AppDynamics
6 11 (2.39%) Tableau
7 9 (1.96%) SAP
8 8 (1.74%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.74%) Teradata
9 6 (1.30%) Cisco
10 5 (1.09%) Chordiant
10 5 (1.09%) Citrix
11 4 (0.87%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.87%) Apigee
11 4 (0.87%) HP
11 4 (0.87%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.87%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.87%) Siebel
12 3 (0.65%) CA Agile Central
12 3 (0.65%) F5