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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England / North West
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 118 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 -45  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 147 119 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.33% 2.10% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.38% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60 91 112
Median salary £55,000 £50,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.45% +0.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,050 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £79,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

Risk Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5709 4990 5774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.60% 87.93% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4714 4203 4580
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Risk Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +25 77 £55,000 +52.77% 2
Manchester -21 54 £58,750 +11.90% 7
Merseyside -9 9 £36,750 -38.75%
Lancashire -11 4 £42,500 -32.00%
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 148 (50.86%) Finance
2 101 (34.71%) Banking
3 85 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (26.12%) Degree
4 76 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (24.05%) Information Security
6 69 (23.71%) CISSP
7 68 (23.37%) Analytical Skills
8 64 (21.99%) Management Information System
9 63 (21.65%) Java
10 56 (19.24%) Project Management
11 52 (17.87%) Corporate Banking
12 49 (16.84%) CISM
12 49 (16.84%) Financial Institution
13 42 (14.43%) Computer Science
14 40 (13.75%) Automated Testing
15 38 (13.06%) SDLC
16 37 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (12.71%) ITIL
17 36 (12.37%) Scrum
18 34 (11.68%) Unix
18 34 (11.68%) SQL
19 33 (11.34%) C#
20 32 (11.00%) CISA
20 32 (11.00%) Relational Database
21 31 (10.65%) Service Management
21 31 (10.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 30 (10.31%) Presales
23 29 (9.97%) OO
23 29 (9.97%) RUP

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 12 (4.12%) JBoss
2 8 (2.75%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.06%) SAS
4 5 (1.72%) Confluence
4 5 (1.72%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.37%) Apache
5 4 (1.37%) CICS
5 4 (1.37%) IIS
6 3 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) SAP EP
Applications
1 16 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.75%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) BASE24
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.69%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.34%) HFM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.09%) OpenShift
2 8 (2.75%) IaaS
3 5 (1.72%) PaaS
4 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.84%) Network Security
2 11 (3.78%) HTTP
2 11 (3.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (3.09%) Firewall
4 7 (2.41%) Internet
4 7 (2.41%) SAN
5 4 (1.37%) ATM
6 3 (1.03%) DMZ
6 3 (1.03%) SSL
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.69%) DNS
7 2 (0.69%) IPsec
7 2 (0.69%) LAN
7 2 (0.69%) LDAP
7 2 (0.69%) SSH
7 2 (0.69%) VPN
7 2 (0.69%) Wireless
7 2 (0.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.00%) Relational Database
2 26 (8.93%) NoSQL
3 25 (8.59%) RDBMS
4 20 (6.87%) GIS
5 15 (5.15%) DB2
6 13 (4.47%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.03%) IMS/DB
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.69%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.69%) Impala
10 2 (0.69%) Maltego
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.34%) Big Data
11 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (3.78%) Gradle
1 11 (3.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.44%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.06%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.06%) JIRA
5 5 (1.72%) ClearCase
5 5 (1.72%) Subversion
6 4 (1.37%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.03%) JUnit
7 3 (1.03%) Selenium
8 2 (0.69%) Ant
9 1 (0.34%) AppScan
9 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.34%) Mockito
9 1 (0.34%) MSI
9 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.34%) sqlmap
9 1 (0.34%) Visual Composer
General
1 148 (50.86%) Finance
2 101 (34.71%) Banking
3 52 (17.87%) Corporate Banking
4 49 (16.84%) Financial Institution
5 27 (9.28%) Retail
6 24 (8.25%) Investment Banking
7 14 (4.81%) Legal
8 12 (4.12%) Retail Banking
9 10 (3.44%) Telecoms
10 9 (3.09%) Law
11 4 (1.37%) Back Office
11 4 (1.37%) Marketing
11 4 (1.37%) Private Banking
12 3 (1.03%) Advertising
13 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.69%) Military
13 2 (0.69%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (12.71%) Project Manager
2 33 (11.34%) Consultant
3 31 (10.65%) Analyst
3 31 (10.65%) Architect
4 26 (8.93%) Java Architect
4 26 (8.93%) Java Technical Architect
4 26 (8.93%) Technical Architect
5 25 (8.59%) C# Architect
5 25 (8.59%) PHP Architect
5 25 (8.59%) PHP Technical Architect
6 20 (6.87%) Security Consultant
7 14 (4.81%) Security Manager
8 13 (4.47%) IT Manager
9 12 (4.12%) Developer
9 12 (4.12%) Head of IT
9 12 (4.12%) Risk Manager
10 11 (3.78%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.44%) Information Manager
11 10 (3.44%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.56%) Web Services
2 16 (5.50%) HTML
3 15 (5.15%) Hibernate
4 14 (4.81%) HTML5
5 13 (4.47%) Spring
5 13 (4.47%) XML
6 12 (4.12%) .NET
6 12 (4.12%) REST
7 11 (3.78%) J2EE
7 11 (3.78%) JSP
7 11 (3.78%) Middleware
7 11 (3.78%) Servlets
8 10 (3.44%) EJB
9 9 (3.09%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.09%) CSS
9 9 (3.09%) JSON
9 9 (3.09%) SOAP
10 8 (2.75%) CSS3
11 7 (2.41%) jQuery
12 6 (2.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 68 (23.37%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (21.99%) Management Information System
3 42 (14.43%) Computer Science
4 25 (8.59%) Algorithms
4 25 (8.59%) Data Structures
5 12 (4.12%) User Experience
6 10 (3.44%) Mobile Banking
7 9 (3.09%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.75%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.41%) Clustering
10 6 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.72%) PMI
12 4 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.03%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.03%) RIA
13 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.69%) Contactless
14 2 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.68%) Unix
2 27 (9.28%) Windows
3 22 (7.56%) Linux
4 10 (3.44%) AIX
5 7 (2.41%) Android
5 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.72%) Solaris
7 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) HPUX
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.34%) VMS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (24.05%) Information Security
4 56 (19.24%) Project Management
5 40 (13.75%) Automated Testing
6 38 (13.06%) SDLC
7 37 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (12.71%) ITIL
8 36 (12.37%) Scrum
9 31 (10.65%) Service Management
10 30 (10.31%) Presales
11 29 (9.97%) OO
11 29 (9.97%) RUP
12 28 (9.62%) Security Management
13 26 (8.93%) Kanban
13 26 (8.93%) Waterfall
14 25 (8.59%) Incident Management
14 25 (8.59%) OOA/OOD
15 22 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (7.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (21.65%) Java
2 34 (11.68%) SQL
3 33 (11.34%) C#
4 26 (8.93%) PHP
5 18 (6.19%) JavaScript
6 15 (5.15%) Perl
7 13 (4.47%) C
8 12 (4.12%) Python
9 9 (3.09%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.75%) Ruby
11 5 (1.72%) VB
12 4 (1.37%) COBOL
12 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.37%) VBScript
13 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.03%) C++
13 3 (1.03%) Jython
13 3 (1.03%) Korn
14 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (26.12%) Degree
2 69 (23.71%) CISSP
3 49 (16.84%) CISM
4 32 (11.00%) CISA
5 18 (6.19%) Security Cleared
6 17 (5.84%) CEH
7 15 (5.15%) CLAS
8 14 (4.81%) CIMA
8 14 (4.81%) CRISC
9 12 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (3.78%) PMP
11 10 (3.44%) CCNP
12 7 (2.41%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.41%) Sun Certification
13 6 (2.06%) PMI Certification
14 5 (1.72%) SC Cleared
15 4 (1.37%) MBA
15 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (1.03%) APMG
17 2 (0.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (7.90%) PCI DSS
3 13 (4.47%) COBIT
4 11 (3.78%) SLA
5 9 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (2.75%) PMO
7 7 (2.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (1.72%) GDPR
8 5 (1.72%) QA
8 5 (1.72%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.69%) IFRS
9 2 (0.69%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.69%) P3O
9 2 (0.69%) RMADS
10 1 (0.34%) Basel III
10 1 (0.34%) BS25999
10 1 (0.34%) COSO
System Software
1 9 (3.09%) Docker
2 5 (1.72%) PowerHA
3 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) NDS
5 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.34%) XenApp
5 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.75%) Puppet
3 7 (2.41%) Nagios
4 6 (2.06%) SCOM
5 5 (1.72%) Ansible
5 5 (1.72%) CFEngine
5 5 (1.72%) Netcool
6 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.03%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.69%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.34%) Cacti
9 1 (0.34%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (0.34%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.34%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.34%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 28 (9.62%) Oracle
2 22 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.44%) Cisco
3 10 (3.44%) Sun
4 9 (3.09%) IBM
4 9 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.75%) SAP
6 5 (1.72%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.72%) Tableau
6 5 (1.72%) Teradata
6 5 (1.72%) Veritas
7 4 (1.37%) Chordiant
7 4 (1.37%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.03%) Adobe
8 3 (1.03%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.03%) Citrix
9 2 (0.69%) CA
9 2 (0.69%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.69%) NCR
9 2 (0.69%) Palantir
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago