Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 113 125
Rank change year-on-year +52 +12 -26
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 513 375 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.23% 2.85% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 3.12% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 202 143 225
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,525 £32,200
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -

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 11,085 12,006 10,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.38% 91.27% 90.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8,914 9,650 8,741
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +7 297 £52,500 -1.87% 6
Manchester +81 184 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Merseyside +6 13 £72,500 -3.33% 5
Lancashire +7 11 £55,000 +18.92% 3
Cumbria +2 5 £47,500 -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 309 (60.23%) Banking
2 287 (55.95%) Wealth Management
3 283 (55.17%) Investment Banking
4 277 (54.00%) Law
5 235 (45.81%) Finance
6 163 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (23.00%) Project Management
8 102 (19.88%) Information Security
9 91 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 81 (15.79%) Java
11 80 (15.59%) Microsoft
12 77 (15.01%) SDLC
13 76 (14.81%) ITIL
14 71 (13.84%) Degree
15 69 (13.45%) Scrum
16 68 (13.26%) Windows
16 68 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
17 67 (13.06%) CISSP
18 63 (12.28%) PRINCE2
19 60 (11.70%) Management Information System
20 55 (10.72%) Linux
21 51 (9.94%) Service Management
21 51 (9.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 51 (9.94%) Incident Management
22 50 (9.75%) Change Management
23 49 (9.55%) Change Control
24 48 (9.36%) DevOps
25 47 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
26 46 (8.97%) Security Management
26 46 (8.97%) 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 32 (6.24%) Confluence
2 19 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.75%) JBoss
4 6 (1.17%) Apache
4 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.78%) IIS
5 4 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.78%) SAS
6 2 (0.39%) CICS
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.39%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.19%) CMS
7 1 (0.19%) Jetty
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (7.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (7.60%) Microsoft Project
3 29 (5.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (5.46%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (2.73%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.78%) SPSS
7 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Exstream
2 1 (0.19%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.75%) npm
4 7 (1.36%) BrowserStack
5 6 (1.17%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.39%) NuGet
7 2 (0.39%) Office 365
7 2 (0.39%) PaaS
7 2 (0.39%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) Google Play
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) iTunes
8 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.31%) Internet
2 15 (2.92%) Network Security
3 9 (1.75%) HTTP
4 6 (1.17%) DNS
4 6 (1.17%) Intranet
5 4 (0.78%) Firewall
6 3 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.39%) ATM
7 2 (0.39%) Skype
7 2 (0.39%) SSL
7 2 (0.39%) WebEx
8 1 (0.19%) CTI
8 1 (0.19%) FTP
8 1 (0.19%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.19%) SMTP
8 1 (0.19%) Softphone
8 1 (0.19%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.19%) SSH
8 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.92%) GIS
3 13 (2.53%) Big Data
3 13 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.95%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.36%) QlikView
6 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.17%) MySQL
8 5 (0.97%) Power BI
9 4 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.58%) DB2
10 3 (0.58%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (7.80%) JIRA
2 36 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 26 (5.07%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.34%) Bitbucket
4 12 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (2.14%) Selenium
6 10 (1.95%) Gradle
7 8 (1.56%) Babel
7 8 (1.56%) CA Release Automation
7 8 (1.56%) Grunt
7 8 (1.56%) gulp
7 8 (1.56%) webpack
8 7 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.36%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.17%) SonarQube
10 5 (0.97%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.97%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (0.97%) Mocha
10 5 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 309 (60.23%) Banking
2 283 (55.17%) Investment Banking
3 277 (54.00%) Law
4 235 (45.81%) Finance
5 27 (5.26%) Legal
6 11 (2.14%) Marketing
6 11 (2.14%) Retail
7 9 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.17%) Billing
8 6 (1.17%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.97%) Back Office
9 5 (0.97%) Front Office
9 5 (0.97%) Publishing
9 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 88 (17.15%) Analyst
2 60 (11.70%) Project Manager
3 51 (9.94%) Security Manager
4 50 (9.75%) Developer
5 39 (7.60%) Information Manager
5 39 (7.60%) Information Security Manager
6 34 (6.63%) Architect
7 25 (4.87%) Business Analyst
8 18 (3.51%) Service Manager
9 17 (3.31%) Programme Manager
9 17 (3.31%) Security Analyst
9 17 (3.31%) Technical Manager
10 14 (2.73%) PMO Lead
10 14 (2.73%) Scrum Master
10 14 (2.73%) Security Engineer
10 14 (2.73%) Software Manager
10 14 (2.73%) Software Project Manager
11 13 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (2.53%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.68%) HTML
2 23 (4.48%) React
3 22 (4.29%) CSS
4 19 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 15 (2.92%) REST
6 14 (2.73%) Node.js
6 14 (2.73%) RESTful
7 13 (2.53%) XML
8 12 (2.34%) Spring
9 11 (2.14%) .NET
9 11 (2.14%) Middleware
10 10 (1.95%) HTML5
10 10 (1.95%) JSON
10 10 (1.95%) Velocity
11 9 (1.75%) Web Services
12 8 (1.56%) CSS3
12 8 (1.56%) LESS
12 8 (1.56%) React Native
12 8 (1.56%) Redux
12 8 (1.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (11.70%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.85%) Mainframe
3 30 (5.85%) User Experience
4 19 (3.70%) PMI
5 18 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.51%) Virtual Team
6 13 (2.53%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.53%) Online Banking
7 11 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.14%) PKI
8 10 (1.95%) Arduino
8 10 (1.95%) Fintech
9 9 (1.75%) CESG
9 9 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (1.75%) Wiki
10 8 (1.56%) Life Science
11 7 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 68 (13.26%) Windows
2 55 (10.72%) Linux
3 29 (5.65%) Unix
4 26 (5.07%) Android
5 22 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.95%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.39%) AIX
8 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (55.95%) Wealth Management
2 163 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (23.00%) Project Management
4 102 (19.88%) Information Security
5 91 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (15.01%) SDLC
7 76 (14.81%) ITIL
8 69 (13.45%) Scrum
9 63 (12.28%) PRINCE2
10 51 (9.94%) Incident Management
10 51 (9.94%) Service Management
11 50 (9.75%) Change Management
12 49 (9.55%) Change Control
13 48 (9.36%) DevOps
14 47 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
15 46 (8.97%) Security Management
16 42 (8.19%) Cybersecurity
16 42 (8.19%) Waterfall
17 41 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
18 37 (7.21%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 81 (15.79%) Java
2 46 (8.97%) JavaScript
3 33 (6.43%) SQL
4 25 (4.87%) Python
5 14 (2.73%) C#
5 14 (2.73%) Perl
6 11 (2.14%) Ruby
6 11 (2.14%) TypeScript
7 10 (1.95%) Java 8
7 10 (1.95%) PHP
8 9 (1.75%) ES6
8 9 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.36%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.36%) C
9 7 (1.36%) C++
9 7 (1.36%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.17%) Kotlin
11 5 (0.97%) Objective-C
11 5 (0.97%) Scala
11 5 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (13.84%) Degree
2 67 (13.06%) CISSP
3 34 (6.63%) CISA
4 27 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 26 (5.07%) CISM
6 25 (4.87%) PMP
7 21 (4.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 21 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (2.34%) ISTQB
10 11 (2.14%) APMG
10 11 (2.14%) CEH
11 10 (1.95%) OCPJP
12 8 (1.56%) CREST Certified
12 8 (1.56%) ISEB
13 6 (1.17%) CIMA
14 5 (0.97%) APMP
14 5 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.97%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (8.19%) PMO
3 35 (6.82%) GDPR
4 26 (5.07%) QA
5 22 (4.29%) PCI DSS
6 18 (3.51%) SLA
7 12 (2.34%) COBIT
8 8 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (1.56%) Data Quality
8 8 (1.56%) IASME
9 6 (1.17%) PSD2
10 5 (0.97%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.58%) COSO
12 2 (0.39%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.39%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (5.46%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.87%) Docker
3 2 (0.39%) ACF2
3 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.39%) RACF
3 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) Snort
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.95%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.36%) SCOM
4 6 (1.17%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.97%) BladeLogic
5 5 (0.97%) Terraform
6 4 (0.78%) Ansible
7 3 (0.58%) CA Wily
7 3 (0.58%) Nagios
7 3 (0.58%) Puppet
8 2 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.39%) Netcool
8 2 (0.39%) Packer
8 2 (0.39%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.19%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.19%) Grafana
9 1 (0.19%) Kibana
9 1 (0.19%) Nessus
9 1 (0.19%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 80 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.46%) Oracle
3 14 (2.73%) IBM
4 10 (1.95%) Splunk
5 9 (1.75%) Tableau
6 8 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.56%) VMware
7 6 (1.17%) Lumension
7 6 (1.17%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.17%) SolarWinds
7 6 (1.17%) Symantec
7 6 (1.17%) Veeam
8 5 (0.97%) CA
8 5 (0.97%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 5 (0.97%) Google
9 4 (0.78%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.78%) Cisco
9 4 (0.78%) GoldenSource
9 4 (0.78%) Teradata
10 3 (0.58%) Sun