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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 113 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 14 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.66% 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 0
Average salary £55,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
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
1636 1682 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.28% 78.63% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1494 1061
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (47.06%) UNIX
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
2 7 (41.18%) Network Security
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 7 (41.18%) CCSA
2 7 (41.18%) Blue Coat
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
2 7 (41.18%) MS Visio
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Check Point Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
2 7 (41.18%) Tcl
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 7 (41.18%) OSPF
2 7 (41.18%) BGP
2 7 (41.18%) Junos
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (35.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (35.29%) ISO 9001
3 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (35.29%) Process Management
3 6 (35.29%) COSO

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) OSPF
1 7 (41.18%) BGP
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security
1 7 (41.18%) Junos
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) Extranet
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Audit Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
2 6 (35.29%) Process Management
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Low Latency
3 4 (23.53%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Perl
1 7 (41.18%) Tcl
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Check Point Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
2 7 (41.18%) CCSA
3 1 (5.88%) GCIH
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) GIAC
3 1 (5.88%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO 9001
1 6 (35.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (35.29%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.88%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) Juniper
1 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
1 7 (41.18%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) NetIQ
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP