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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 204 188 184
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 21 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.55% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.67% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 10
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,554 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £50,000 £38,150
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
4901 4194 3560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.94% 82.80% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4039 3586 2872
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -8 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Solihull - 5 £42,500 -
Staffordshire +2 4 £33,750 +3.84% 2
Coventry - 3 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -29 2 £33,045 -20.37%
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (45.45%) Information Security
2 16 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (29.55%) Firewall
3 13 (29.55%) CISM
4 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (25.00%) Network Security
4 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (22.73%) CEH
5 10 (22.73%) JIRA
5 10 (22.73%) SIEM
5 10 (22.73%) CISSP
5 10 (22.73%) GIAC
6 9 (20.45%) QA
6 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
6 9 (20.45%) Data Management
6 9 (20.45%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (18.18%) CISA
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco
8 7 (15.91%) Intel Security
8 7 (15.91%) C#
8 7 (15.91%) .NET
8 7 (15.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (15.91%) Finance
8 7 (15.91%) Degree
8 7 (15.91%) F5
9 6 (13.64%) SELinux
9 6 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (13.64%) BIG-IP

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS Project
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (11.36%) IaaS
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) Network Security
3 6 (13.64%) BIG-IP
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) ERwin
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Software Tester
2 8 (18.18%) Tester
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) QA Tester
5 5 (11.36%) Security Advisor
5 5 (11.36%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Head of Information
7 3 (6.82%) Head of Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) Head of Security
8 2 (4.55%) Information Security Advisor
8 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Security Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (11.36%) Cryptography
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) CESG
4 3 (6.82%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.27%) PMI
6 1 (2.27%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Information Security
2 10 (22.73%) SIEM
3 9 (20.45%) Data Management
3 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
3 9 (20.45%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 5 (11.36%) DRM
5 5 (11.36%) E-Discovery
5 5 (11.36%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (11.36%) ITSM
5 5 (11.36%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (11.36%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.36%) SDLC
5 5 (11.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (11.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Information Management
7 3 (6.82%) OWASP
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) C#
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) CISM
2 10 (22.73%) CEH
2 10 (22.73%) CISSP
2 10 (22.73%) GIAC
3 8 (18.18%) CISA
4 7 (15.91%) Degree
5 5 (11.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (11.36%) CCSP
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.36%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (11.36%) ISACA
5 5 (11.36%) SANS
5 5 (11.36%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (11.36%) SSCP
6 3 (6.82%) CISMP
7 2 (4.55%) PCI QSA
7 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) CCNP
8 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.45%) QA
3 7 (15.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (6.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
6 1 (2.27%) ISO26262
6 1 (2.27%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco
2 7 (15.91%) F5
2 7 (15.91%) Intel Security
3 6 (13.64%) Juniper
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) CA
5 1 (2.27%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.27%) EMC
5 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago