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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 120 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £48,500 £72,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +61.66%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +16.66%
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
1478 1464 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.50% 80.35% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1296 1093
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 May 2015.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Clustering
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Sun
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (18.18%) CESG
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
6 1 (9.09%) Nessus
6 1 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (9.09%) CCSA
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) CISM
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) VPN

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
1 4 (36.36%) OSPF
1 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Extranet
2 1 (9.09%) Junos
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Operational Risk Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Installation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) RMADS
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
1 4 (36.36%) Solaris
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
3 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Qualys