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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 191 181 195
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 31 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.55% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.71% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 4
Average salary £53,250 £32,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.84% -19.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%
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
4446 4252 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.38% 78.15% 75.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3712 3600 3118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +1 22 £55,500 +16.84% 2
Staffordshire -22 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (34.04%) UNIX
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
1 16 (34.04%) MS Visio
1 16 (34.04%) Cisco
2 15 (31.91%) CCNP
2 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.91%) Solaris
2 15 (31.91%) OSPF
2 15 (31.91%) BGP
2 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) Clustering
2 15 (31.91%) Load Balancing
2 15 (31.91%) Network Security
3 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
3 14 (29.79%) Blue Coat
3 14 (29.79%) Tcl
3 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
3 14 (29.79%) Perl
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Juniper
4 13 (27.66%) Check Point Certification
4 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
4 13 (27.66%) CCSA
4 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
4 13 (27.66%) Junos
4 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
5 11 (23.40%) Management Information System
6 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (21.28%) Finance
6 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) OSPF
1 15 (31.91%) BGP
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
1 15 (31.91%) Network Security
2 13 (27.66%) Junos
3 9 (19.15%) VPN
3 9 (19.15%) Internet
3 9 (19.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Database Developer
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Database Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Audit Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (4.26%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.13%) Deployment Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Operational Risk Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Clustering
2 11 (23.40%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
1 16 (34.04%) UNIX
2 15 (31.91%) Solaris
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) AIX
3 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Load Balancing
2 10 (21.28%) Data Management
2 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
3 9 (19.15%) Low Latency
3 9 (19.15%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.77%) Process Management
4 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.38%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.38%) Information Security
6 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.38%) Migration
6 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Perl
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
1 14 (29.79%) Tcl
2 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) VB
2 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) CCNP
1 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
3 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
3 13 (27.66%) CCSA
3 13 (27.66%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) CISSP
6 1 (2.13%) HND
6 1 (2.13%) CCNA
6 1 (2.13%) CISM
6 1 (2.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.13%) GCIH
6 1 (2.13%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.77%) ISO 9001
2 6 (12.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (12.77%) COSO
3 4 (8.51%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
1 1 (2.13%) Nmap
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Cisco
2 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
2 14 (29.79%) Juniper
2 14 (29.79%) Blue Coat
3 3 (6.38%) Fujitsu
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) EMC
5 1 (2.13%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.13%) McAfee
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.13%) CA
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Larson Group
Posted: Yesterday
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday