The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 118 117 134
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 84 90 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.69% 1.77% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.31% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60 57 49
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3900 3894 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.66% 76.46% 72.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3244 3270 2857
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Management across the West Midlands region.

Risk Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Risk Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Risk Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 39 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Solihull +10 13 £32,500 -48.00%
Worcestershire - 11 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +11 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Staffordshire -13 5 £42,500 +18.05%
Coventry +10 3 - -
Shropshire -4 1 - - 1
Walsall - 1 £77,500 -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 61 (33.70%) Finance
2 55 (30.39%) Information Security
3 44 (24.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
4 43 (23.76%) Project Management
5 37 (20.44%) ITIL
6 35 (19.34%) Security Cleared
7 32 (17.68%) PRINCE2
8 31 (17.13%) CISSP
9 28 (15.47%) MS Excel
9 28 (15.47%) Project Planning
9 28 (15.47%) Degree
10 26 (14.36%) Security Management
10 26 (14.36%) Management Information System
11 20 (11.05%) Programme Management
11 20 (11.05%) MS PowerPoint
12 19 (10.50%) SC Cleared
13 18 (9.94%) Legal
14 17 (9.39%) SQL
15 16 (8.84%) Firewall
16 15 (8.29%) Change Management
16 15 (8.29%) MS Project
16 15 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (8.29%) Change Control
17 14 (7.73%) PCI DSS
17 14 (7.73%) Network Security
17 14 (7.73%) Penetration Testing
17 14 (7.73%) Information Security Management
17 14 (7.73%) Service Management
18 13 (7.18%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.10%) WorkSite
Applications
1 28 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (8.29%) MS Project
4 13 (7.18%) MS Office
5 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.84%) Firewall
2 14 (7.73%) Network Security
3 12 (6.63%) Internet
4 11 (6.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.31%) VPN
7 2 (1.10%) WAN
7 2 (1.10%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.55%) LAN
8 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.42%) Big Data
2 5 (2.76%) MS Access
3 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (33.70%) Finance
2 18 (9.94%) Legal
3 12 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.63%) Retail
4 10 (5.52%) Marketing
5 8 (4.42%) Banking
6 6 (3.31%) Advertising
7 5 (2.76%) French Language
8 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.66%) Law
10 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (20.44%) Analyst
2 19 (10.50%) Architect
3 18 (9.94%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.73%) Security Specialist
4 14 (7.73%) Vendor Manager
5 12 (6.63%) Security Analyst
6 10 (5.52%) Project Planner
6 10 (5.52%) PMO Manager
7 9 (4.97%) Compliance Analyst
8 7 (3.87%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (3.87%) IT Security Engineer
8 7 (3.87%) IT Security Specialist
8 7 (3.87%) Security Engineer
8 7 (3.87%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (3.31%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (3.31%) Information Architect
9 6 (3.31%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.31%) Security Architect
9 6 (3.31%) Information Security Architect
10 5 (2.76%) Systems Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.76%) JSP
2 4 (2.21%) RESTful
2 4 (2.21%) .NET
2 4 (2.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.08%) RMADS
3 7 (3.87%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.87%) PKI
4 5 (2.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.10%) CESG
5 2 (1.10%) PMI
6 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.63%) Windows
2 7 (3.87%) UNIX
3 5 (2.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.39%) Information Security
2 43 (23.76%) Project Management
3 37 (20.44%) ITIL
4 32 (17.68%) PRINCE2
5 28 (15.47%) Project Planning
6 26 (14.36%) Security Management
7 20 (11.05%) Programme Management
8 15 (8.29%) Change Management
8 15 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (8.29%) Change Control
9 14 (7.73%) Information Security Management
9 14 (7.73%) Service Management
9 14 (7.73%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (7.18%) SIEM
11 12 (6.63%) ISMS
11 12 (6.63%) Service Delivery
11 12 (6.63%) Business Continuity
12 11 (6.08%) Information Assurance
13 10 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (4.97%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.39%) SQL
2 6 (3.31%) C
3 5 (2.76%) C++
3 5 (2.76%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (19.34%) Security Cleared
2 31 (17.13%) CISSP
3 28 (15.47%) Degree
4 19 (10.50%) SC Cleared
5 11 (6.08%) DV Cleared
6 10 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (5.52%) CISM
6 10 (5.52%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.87%) CCSP
7 7 (3.87%) CCSE
7 7 (3.87%) CEH
8 6 (3.31%) GSEC
9 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.21%) CISA
11 3 (1.66%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.10%) QiCA
13 1 (0.55%) ISEB
13 1 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (24.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.73%) PCI DSS
3 11 (6.08%) COBIT
4 6 (3.31%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.76%) SLA
6 4 (2.21%) QA
6 4 (2.21%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.66%) BS25999
7 3 (1.66%) P3O
7 3 (1.66%) BS7799
8 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.55%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.55%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.31%) ISA Server
2 4 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.31%) Nessus
3 4 (2.21%) SCCM
3 4 (2.21%) SCOM
3 4 (2.21%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.18%) CheckPoint
3 10 (5.52%) Fujitsu
4 9 (4.97%) VMware
5 7 (3.87%) Remedy
5 7 (3.87%) Cisco
6 6 (3.31%) IBM
6 6 (3.31%) Juniper
6 6 (3.31%) McAfee
6 6 (3.31%) Blue Coat
6 6 (3.31%) Sourcefire
6 6 (3.31%) TippingPoint
6 6 (3.31%) ArcSight
6 6 (3.31%) Lumension
7 5 (2.76%) Symantec
8 4 (2.21%) Citrix
8 4 (2.21%) CA
9 3 (1.66%) HP
9 3 (1.66%) SAP
10 2 (1.10%) BT
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