The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 186 176 185
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 27 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.62% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 4
Average salary £35,750 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,600 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Risk Assessment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4179 4222 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.64% 77.37% 74.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3460 3577 3018
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 the West Midlands

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 17 £55,500 +16.84%
Staffordshire -17 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £39,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
4 11 (26.19%) UNIX
4 11 (26.19%) Linux
4 11 (26.19%) MS Visio
4 11 (26.19%) Cisco
4 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
5 10 (23.81%) Junos
5 10 (23.81%) CCNP
5 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (23.81%) Check Point Certification
5 10 (23.81%) Juniper
5 10 (23.81%) Solaris
5 10 (23.81%) Perl
5 10 (23.81%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Firewall
5 10 (23.81%) Tcl
5 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 10 (23.81%) OSPF
5 10 (23.81%) BGP
5 10 (23.81%) Load Balancing
5 10 (23.81%) Network Security
5 10 (23.81%) Clustering
5 10 (23.81%) CCSA
5 10 (23.81%) Blue Coat
6 8 (19.05%) Data Management
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (2.38%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) OSPF
1 10 (23.81%) BGP
1 10 (23.81%) Firewall
1 10 (23.81%) Network Security
1 10 (23.81%) Junos
2 6 (14.29%) VPN
2 6 (14.29%) Internet
2 6 (14.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
1 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Project Manager
1 10 (23.81%) Firewall Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Database Developer
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Developer
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Database Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Audit Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Officer
7 1 (2.38%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Problem Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.81%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
1 11 (26.19%) UNIX
2 10 (23.81%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 8 (19.05%) Data Management
2 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.29%) Process Management
3 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 6 (14.29%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.52%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security
6 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Tcl
2 10 (23.81%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) ABAP
3 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) CCNP
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (23.81%) Check Point Certification
3 10 (23.81%) CCSA
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) GCIH
6 1 (2.38%) CISM
6 1 (2.38%) GIAC
6 1 (2.38%) HND
6 1 (2.38%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 6 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (14.29%) COSO
3 4 (9.52%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.38%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
1 1 (2.38%) Nmap
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco
2 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
2 10 (23.81%) Juniper
2 10 (23.81%) Blue Coat
3 4 (9.52%) Fujitsu
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.38%) McAfee
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.38%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.38%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.38%) CA
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
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