Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > North West
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 130 123
Rank change year-on-year +35 -7 +82
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 410 280 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.13% 2.35% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 2.65% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 150 225 202
North West median annual salary £54,250 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.65% +15.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,925 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 11770 10583 11819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.77% 88.75% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9382 8873 9722
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.36%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +60 256 £53,500 +6.83% 9
Manchester -63 114 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Merseyside +18 23 £75,000 +114.29% 2
Lancashire -24 10 £46,250 -2.63%
Cumbria -5 1 - -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 218 (53.17%) Finance
2 151 (36.83%) Banking
3 120 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 108 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (24.63%) Investment Banking
6 100 (24.39%) Wealth Management
7 91 (22.20%) Information Security
8 83 (20.24%) Project Management
9 67 (16.34%) Java
10 66 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
11 64 (15.61%) ITIL
12 59 (14.39%) Degree
13 58 (14.15%) Windows
14 52 (12.68%) Law
15 50 (12.20%) SDLC
16 49 (11.95%) Management Information System
16 49 (11.95%) CISSP
17 48 (11.71%) SQL
18 45 (10.98%) PRINCE2
19 43 (10.49%) Waterfall
20 41 (10.00%) Unix
20 41 (10.00%) Oracle
21 39 (9.51%) Change Management
21 39 (9.51%) Service Management
22 38 (9.27%) Linux
23 37 (9.02%) Cybersecurity
24 36 (8.78%) Microsoft
25 35 (8.54%) Retail
25 35 (8.54%) Test Automation
26 33 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement

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 25 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.68%) Confluence
3 10 (2.44%) JBoss
3 10 (2.44%) SAS
4 7 (1.71%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.22%) Apache
5 5 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.73%) CICS
7 3 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.73%) IIS
7 3 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.73%) SAP EP
7 3 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.49%) MindAlign
8 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (5.37%) Microsoft Project
3 17 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Primavera
3 1 (0.24%) BASE24
3 1 (0.24%) HFM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.24%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.37%) IaaS
2 15 (3.66%) PaaS
3 14 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.41%) SaaS
4 10 (2.44%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.17%) Firewall
2 11 (2.68%) HTTP
2 11 (2.68%) LAN
2 11 (2.68%) WAN
3 8 (1.95%) LDAP
4 7 (1.71%) Internet
5 6 (1.46%) DNS
5 6 (1.46%) SSH
5 6 (1.46%) VLAN
5 6 (1.46%) VoIP
5 6 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.22%) SAN
6 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.98%) DHCP
7 4 (0.98%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.98%) Intranet
7 4 (0.98%) WebEx
8 3 (0.73%) ATM
8 3 (0.73%) Multicast
8 3 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.83%) GIS
2 20 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.39%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.93%) DB2
4 12 (2.93%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.95%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.71%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.22%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.98%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.98%) Impala
9 4 (0.98%) MySQL
9 4 (0.98%) QlikView
9 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.73%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.49%) MS Access
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (3.41%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.17%) JIRA
3 12 (2.93%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.95%) SonarQube
4 8 (1.95%) Subversion
5 6 (1.46%) Gradle
5 6 (1.46%) JUnit
6 5 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.98%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.98%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.98%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.98%) Selenium
8 3 (0.73%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.73%) Grunt
8 3 (0.73%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.73%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.73%) TestNG
8 3 (0.73%) Visual Composer
8 3 (0.73%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.73%) webpack
General
1 218 (53.17%) Finance
2 151 (36.83%) Banking
3 101 (24.63%) Investment Banking
4 52 (12.68%) Law
5 35 (8.54%) Retail
6 12 (2.93%) Legal
7 11 (2.68%) Retail Banking
8 9 (2.20%) Marketing
9 8 (1.95%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (1.71%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.46%) Back Office
11 6 (1.46%) Billing
12 5 (1.22%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.24%) Advertising
14 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (16.34%) Analyst
2 53 (12.93%) Project Manager
3 22 (5.37%) Developer
4 21 (5.12%) IT Manager
4 21 (5.12%) Risk Manager
5 18 (4.39%) Architect
6 16 (3.90%) Business Manager
7 15 (3.66%) Security Manager
8 14 (3.41%) Consultant
9 13 (3.17%) Applications Support
10 12 (2.93%) Development Manager
10 12 (2.93%) Risk Analyst
10 12 (2.93%) Service Manager
11 11 (2.68%) Business Development Manager
11 11 (2.68%) IT Analyst
11 11 (2.68%) Java Architect
11 11 (2.68%) Java Technical Architect
11 11 (2.68%) Security Consultant
11 11 (2.68%) Technical Architect
12 10 (2.44%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.07%) Middleware
2 21 (5.12%) HTML
2 21 (5.12%) Web Services
3 16 (3.90%) JSON
3 16 (3.90%) XML
4 14 (3.41%) REST
5 13 (3.17%) Spring
6 12 (2.93%) .NET
6 12 (2.93%) .NET Framework
6 12 (2.93%) SOAP
7 11 (2.68%) CSS
7 11 (2.68%) Hibernate
8 9 (2.20%) AngularJS
8 9 (2.20%) HTML5
8 9 (2.20%) J2EE
9 8 (1.95%) jQuery
10 6 (1.46%) Java EE
10 6 (1.46%) JMS
10 6 (1.46%) WSDL
11 5 (1.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (11.95%) Management Information System
3 25 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.61%) PMI
5 21 (5.12%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.41%) Contactless
7 13 (3.17%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.17%) User Experience
8 11 (2.68%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.44%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.20%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.95%) Mobile Banking
12 7 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (1.46%) Online Banking
13 6 (1.46%) Virtual Team
14 5 (1.22%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.98%) PKI
16 3 (0.73%) Clustering
16 3 (0.73%) CMDB
16 3 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.15%) Windows
2 41 (10.00%) Unix
3 38 (9.27%) Linux
4 14 (3.41%) AIX
5 10 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.71%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.22%) Solaris
8 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.98%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.73%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.49%) Android
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) CentOS
12 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 108 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (24.39%) Wealth Management
4 91 (22.20%) Information Security
5 83 (20.24%) Project Management
6 64 (15.61%) ITIL
7 50 (12.20%) SDLC
8 45 (10.98%) PRINCE2
9 43 (10.49%) Waterfall
10 39 (9.51%) Change Management
10 39 (9.51%) Service Management
11 37 (9.02%) Cybersecurity
12 35 (8.54%) Test Automation
13 33 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (8.05%) Service Delivery
14 32 (7.80%) Analytics
15 31 (7.56%) Change Control
16 29 (7.07%) Scrum
17 28 (6.83%) Coaching
18 27 (6.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (16.34%) Java
2 48 (11.71%) SQL
3 26 (6.34%) Python
4 22 (5.37%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.63%) C#
6 13 (3.17%) Perl
7 12 (2.93%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.44%) PHP
9 7 (1.71%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.71%) R
10 6 (1.46%) C
10 6 (1.46%) Ruby
11 5 (1.22%) VB
12 4 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.98%) VBScript
13 3 (0.73%) Assembly Language
13 3 (0.73%) COBOL
13 3 (0.73%) Jython
13 3 (0.73%) Korn
14 2 (0.49%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 59 (14.39%) Degree
2 49 (11.95%) CISSP
3 30 (7.32%) CISM
4 28 (6.83%) PMI Certification
5 18 (4.39%) CISA
6 16 (3.90%) CRISC
7 15 (3.66%) PMP
8 10 (2.44%) CEH
8 10 (2.44%) CIMA
8 10 (2.44%) CLAS
9 9 (2.20%) APMG
9 9 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.22%) PgMP
13 4 (0.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (0.98%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.73%) ACCA
14 3 (0.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.63%) PMO
3 16 (3.90%) GDPR
4 12 (2.93%) COBIT
4 12 (2.93%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.93%) SLA
5 11 (2.68%) QA
6 7 (1.71%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.73%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.49%) GMP
10 1 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.24%) Basel II
10 1 (0.24%) P3O
10 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.46%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.49%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) KVM
3 1 (0.24%) NDS
3 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.95%) CA Wily
3 5 (1.22%) BladeLogic
3 5 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.22%) Nagios
4 3 (0.73%) Netcool
4 3 (0.73%) Puppet
4 3 (0.73%) SCCM
4 3 (0.73%) SCOM
5 2 (0.49%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.49%) Graphite
5 2 (0.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.24%) SafeCom
6 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 41 (10.00%) Oracle
2 36 (8.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.12%) IBM
4 15 (3.66%) SAP
5 11 (2.68%) AppDynamics
6 9 (2.20%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.95%) Splunk
8 7 (1.71%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (1.46%) CA
9 6 (1.46%) Cisco
9 6 (1.46%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.46%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.46%) Sun
10 5 (1.22%) Citrix
10 5 (1.22%) Tableau
10 5 (1.22%) Teradata
11 4 (0.98%) HP
12 3 (0.73%) BMC
12 3 (0.73%) McAfee
12 3 (0.73%) Symantec