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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 190 186 186
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 27 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.59% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 24
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% -18.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
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
4702 4377 4363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.75% 80.11% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3819 3626 3696
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +4.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 +13 15 £35,000 -36.93% 1
Staffordshire +3 4 £32,500 - 1
Solihull - 2 £32,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £55,000 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 19 (40.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (36.17%) Information Security
3 14 (29.79%) Firewall
4 12 (25.53%) Linux
4 12 (25.53%) Cisco
4 12 (25.53%) Network Security
5 11 (23.40%) VMware
6 10 (21.28%) Juniper
6 10 (21.28%) CESG
7 9 (19.15%) BIG-IP
7 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (19.15%) F5
7 9 (19.15%) SELinux
7 9 (19.15%) McAfee
7 9 (19.15%) Risk Management
8 8 (17.02%) CISM
8 8 (17.02%) Project Management
8 8 (17.02%) Windows
9 7 (14.89%) SQL
9 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
10 6 (12.77%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (12.77%) Degree
10 6 (12.77%) Information Management
10 6 (12.77%) CISMP
10 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
10 6 (12.77%) CISA
11 5 (10.64%) Finance
11 5 (10.64%) QA
11 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) AutoCAD
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 12 (25.53%) Network Security
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (19.15%) BIG-IP
4 3 (6.38%) VPN
4 3 (6.38%) OSPF
4 3 (6.38%) BGP
5 2 (4.26%) DHCP
5 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.26%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) SAN
6 1 (2.13%) Internet
6 1 (2.13%) Extranet
6 1 (2.13%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) MS Access
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) QADirector
2 2 (4.26%) TestPartner
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Automotive
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Security Advisor
3 5 (10.64%) Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Design Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Electrical Design Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Electrical Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (8.51%) Security Officer
5 3 (6.38%) NOC Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Developer
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) CESG
2 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.77%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.51%) RMADS
5 3 (6.38%) Clustering
6 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Solaris
3 3 (6.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Information Security
2 9 (19.15%) Risk Management
3 8 (17.02%) Project Management
4 6 (12.77%) Information Management
4 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.38%) SIEM
8 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.26%) People Management
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
8 2 (4.26%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Test Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VB
2 2 (4.26%) VBA
2 2 (4.26%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) CISM
2 6 (12.77%) CISMP
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) CISA
3 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) HNC
4 4 (8.51%) HND
5 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (4.26%) ISEB
6 2 (4.26%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.13%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CCNP
7 1 (2.13%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.64%) QA
3 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) SELinux
2 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 10 (21.28%) Juniper
4 9 (19.15%) McAfee
4 9 (19.15%) F5
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.26%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) Sun
7 2 (4.26%) Qualys
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
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Salary: £20,000 - £28,000 DOE
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