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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
England / West Midlands
Rank 183 219 195
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -24
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 19 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.38% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 23
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -

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
4159 5231 4245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.81% 88.24% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3329 4297 3564
Median salary £42,500 £43,974 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +20 11 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Worcestershire - 4 £100,000 -
Warwickshire +29 3 £40,000 - 1
Solihull -7 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 42 (75.00%) CISSP
2 38 (67.86%) Information Security
3 37 (66.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (64.29%) PCI DSS
5 35 (62.50%) CISM
6 34 (60.71%) Risk Management
7 33 (58.93%) SC Cleared
7 33 (58.93%) Security Cleared
7 33 (58.93%) Data Protection
8 30 (53.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 30 (53.57%) Management Information System
9 28 (50.00%) IT Governance
9 28 (50.00%) Sentinel
9 28 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 28 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
9 28 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 26 (46.43%) SIEM
11 20 (35.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 19 (33.93%) ISMS
12 19 (33.93%) Information Assurance
13 18 (32.14%) CEH
13 18 (32.14%) Information Security Management
13 18 (32.14%) Security Management
14 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
15 16 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
16 15 (26.79%) CISA
16 15 (26.79%) IT Audit
17 14 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 14 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 28 (50.00%) Sentinel
2 14 (25.00%) assyst
2 14 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.57%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) Firewall
2 10 (17.86%) Network Security
3 4 (7.14%) BGP
3 4 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.14%) MPLS
3 4 (7.14%) OSPF
4 3 (5.36%) DHCP
4 3 (5.36%) DNS
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Security Officer
2 14 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 14 (25.00%) Information Officer
2 14 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
3 8 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (14.29%) IT Security Officer
3 8 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Information Assurance Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Information Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (53.57%) Management Information System
2 28 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (25.00%) CESG
5 14 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.57%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Information Security
2 34 (60.71%) Risk Management
3 33 (58.93%) Data Protection
4 30 (53.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (50.00%) IT Governance
6 26 (46.43%) SIEM
7 20 (35.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 19 (33.93%) Information Assurance
8 19 (33.93%) ISMS
9 18 (32.14%) Information Security Management
9 18 (32.14%) Security Management
10 16 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (26.79%) IT Audit
12 14 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 14 (25.00%) Cryptography
12 14 (25.00%) Data Security
12 14 (25.00%) Incident Management
12 14 (25.00%) ITIL V3
12 14 (25.00%) Problem Management
12 14 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 42 (75.00%) CISSP
2 35 (62.50%) CISM
3 33 (58.93%) SC Cleared
3 33 (58.93%) Security Cleared
4 18 (32.14%) CEH
5 15 (26.79%) CISA
6 14 (25.00%) CISMP
6 14 (25.00%) CRISC
6 14 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (66.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (64.29%) PCI DSS
3 28 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 28 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 14 (25.00%) GPG13
4 14 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (25.00%) QA
4 14 (25.00%) RMADS
5 2 (3.57%) GDPR
5 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (10.71%) LogRhythm
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
National Grid
Posted: 14 days ago