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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 116 120 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 11 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.11% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.13% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 10
Average salary £48,500 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.36% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1692 1483 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.66% 80.03% 73.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1310 1052
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 16 (47.06%) UNIX
1 16 (47.06%) Solaris
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
1 16 (47.06%) MS Visio
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (47.06%) OSPF
1 16 (47.06%) BGP
1 16 (47.06%) Firewall
1 16 (47.06%) Clustering
1 16 (47.06%) Load Balancing
1 16 (47.06%) Network Security
2 15 (44.12%) CCNP
3 14 (41.18%) Juniper
3 14 (41.18%) Tcl
3 14 (41.18%) Perl
3 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 14 (41.18%) Blue Coat
4 13 (38.24%) Junos
4 13 (38.24%) CCSA
4 13 (38.24%) Check Point Certification
5 12 (35.29%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (26.47%) Internet
7 9 (26.47%) Extranet
7 9 (26.47%) VPN
7 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
7 9 (26.47%) Low Latency
7 9 (26.47%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 7 (20.59%) Change Management

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 16 (47.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) OSPF
1 16 (47.06%) BGP
1 16 (47.06%) Firewall
1 16 (47.06%) Network Security
2 13 (38.24%) Junos
3 9 (26.47%) VPN
3 9 (26.47%) Internet
3 9 (26.47%) Extranet
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.94%) International Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Change Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Risk Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Business Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Business Change Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Audit Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Change Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Business Change Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Operational Risk Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Deployment Specialist
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (2.94%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (2.94%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Operations Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) UNIX
1 16 (47.06%) Solaris
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Load Balancing
2 9 (26.47%) Low Latency
2 9 (26.47%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
3 7 (20.59%) Change Management
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) Process Management
4 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Business Transformation
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Security
6 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Perl
1 14 (41.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCNP
3 13 (38.24%) Check Point Certification
3 13 (38.24%) CCSA
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (17.65%) COSO
2 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.94%) FATCA
3 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.94%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) Juniper
2 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 14 (41.18%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.94%) Sun