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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 189 178 195
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 34 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.70% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 6
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
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
4501 4130 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.92% 78.20% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 3498 3071
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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 -4 24 £55,500 +16.84% 1
Staffordshire -9 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (33.33%) UNIX
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
1 16 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) Solaris
2 15 (31.25%) CCNP
2 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) OSPF
2 15 (31.25%) BGP
2 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 15 (31.25%) Clustering
2 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 15 (31.25%) Network Security
3 14 (29.17%) Blue Coat
3 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
3 14 (29.17%) Juniper
3 14 (29.17%) Tcl
3 14 (29.17%) Perl
3 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
4 13 (27.08%) Check Point Certification
4 13 (27.08%) CCSA
4 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
4 13 (27.08%) Junos
4 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
5 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
7 10 (20.83%) Data Management
7 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) OSPF
1 15 (31.25%) BGP
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall
1 15 (31.25%) Network Security
2 13 (27.08%) Junos
3 9 (18.75%) VPN
3 9 (18.75%) Internet
3 9 (18.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
1 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Database Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Database Developer
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Audit Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Change Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (4.17%) Security Officer
7 2 (4.17%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Clustering
2 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
1 16 (33.33%) UNIX
2 15 (31.25%) Solaris
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 10 (20.83%) Data Management
2 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.75%) Low Latency
3 9 (18.75%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Process Management
5 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.25%) Information Security
6 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) Perl
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
1 14 (29.17%) Tcl
2 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) VB
2 1 (2.08%) ABAP
2 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) CCNP
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.08%) Check Point Certification
2 13 (27.08%) CCSA
2 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (2.08%) HND
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) CISM
5 1 (2.08%) GIAC
5 1 (2.08%) GCIH
5 1 (2.08%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (12.50%) COSO
3 4 (8.33%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.08%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
1 1 (2.08%) Nmap
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (2.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
2 14 (29.17%) Juniper
2 14 (29.17%) Blue Coat
3 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) EMC
4 1 (2.08%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.08%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.08%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) NetApp
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