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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
England / West Midlands
Rank 182 199 202
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 34 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 14
Median salary £40,000 £34,022 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.57% -27.22%
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.00%

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
4326 4564 4272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.87% 87.33% 85.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3379 3758 3710
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +21 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Worcestershire - 3 £70,000 -
Warwickshire +16 2 £40,000 +21.04%
Solihull -10 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (79.25%) CISSP
2 39 (73.58%) Information Security
3 37 (69.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (69.81%) PCI DSS
4 35 (66.04%) CISM
5 33 (62.26%) Data Protection
6 32 (60.38%) Risk Management
7 29 (54.72%) Management Information System
7 29 (54.72%) Continuous Improvement
7 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
7 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
8 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
8 27 (50.94%) IT Governance
8 27 (50.94%) Sentinel
9 22 (41.51%) SIEM
10 19 (35.85%) ISMS
10 19 (35.85%) CEH
11 18 (33.96%) Security Management
11 18 (33.96%) Information Security Management
12 17 (32.08%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (32.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (30.19%) Data Protection Act
13 16 (30.19%) Information Assurance
14 15 (28.30%) CISA
15 14 (26.42%) CRM
15 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
15 14 (26.42%) ERP
15 14 (26.42%) CISMP
15 14 (26.42%) Dynamics AX

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 27 (50.94%) Sentinel
2 14 (26.42%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (24.53%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) Firewall
2 10 (18.87%) Network Security
3 4 (7.55%) DHCP
3 4 (7.55%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) BGP
4 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 2 (3.77%) OSPF
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Security Officer
2 14 (26.42%) Information Manager
3 13 (24.53%) Information Officer
3 13 (24.53%) Information Security Officer
4 8 (15.09%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (15.09%) IT Security Officer
4 8 (15.09%) Security Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Information Assurance Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Information Security Specialist
5 6 (11.32%) Information Specialist
5 6 (11.32%) Security Specialist
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (54.72%) Management Information System
2 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
3 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (30.19%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (24.53%) CESG
4 13 (24.53%) Cryptography
4 13 (24.53%) Freedom of Information
4 13 (24.53%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.77%) Life Science
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Information Security
2 33 (62.26%) Data Protection
3 32 (60.38%) Risk Management
4 29 (54.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 27 (50.94%) IT Governance
6 22 (41.51%) SIEM
7 19 (35.85%) ISMS
8 18 (33.96%) Information Security Management
8 18 (33.96%) Security Management
9 17 (32.08%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (32.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 16 (30.19%) Information Assurance
11 14 (26.42%) CRM
11 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
11 14 (26.42%) ERP
11 14 (26.42%) IT Audit
11 14 (26.42%) Security Monitoring
12 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
12 13 (24.53%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 13 (24.53%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 42 (79.25%) CISSP
2 35 (66.04%) CISM
3 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
3 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
4 19 (35.85%) CEH
5 15 (28.30%) CISA
6 14 (26.42%) CISMP
6 14 (26.42%) CRISC
7 13 (24.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.77%) ISEB
9 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (69.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 37 (69.81%) PCI DSS
2 14 (26.42%) GPG13
2 14 (26.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 14 (26.42%) RMADS
3 13 (24.53%) QA
4 2 (3.77%) GDPR
4 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.89%) COBIT
5 1 (1.89%) IEC 61508
5 1 (1.89%) ISO26262
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) ServiceNow
2 6 (11.32%) LogRhythm
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
Solihull
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago