The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 124 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Risk Assessment
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1701 1428 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 84.54% 80.18% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1271 1029
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Birmingham region.

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment.

1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) McAfee
3 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (35.29%) F5
3 6 (35.29%) SELinux
4 5 (29.41%) CISM
5 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Information Management
6 3 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (17.65%) CISMP
6 3 (17.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) CISA
6 3 (17.65%) CESG
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (11.76%) CISSP

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Security Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Security Advisor
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Advisor
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Planner
4 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) CESG
1 3 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Information Management
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) ISMS
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISM
2 3 (17.65%) CISA
2 3 (17.65%) CISMP
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) PCI QSA
4 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) F5
1 6 (35.29%) Juniper
1 6 (35.29%) McAfee
1 6 (35.29%) VMware