Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 139 157
Rank change year-on-year +34 +18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 171 180 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.72% 2.10% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.37% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 95 87 146
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.91% -19.20%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,300 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5441 7589 9617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.39% 88.34% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4243 5790 7502
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,982
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Berkshire

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Berkshire

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Berkshire

Risk Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +50 127 £45,598 -13.56% 1
Maidenhead +26 8 £62,500 +55.28%
Newbury -11 8 £56,250 -6.25% 2
Bracknell +2 4 £75,000 +33.33%
Wokingham +3 3 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Slough -4 3 £63,500 -12.41%
Thatcham - 1 £45,000 -
Risk Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Management 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 93 (54.39%) Digital Economy
2 69 (40.35%) Degree
3 56 (32.75%) Linux
4 54 (31.58%) ITIL
5 50 (29.24%) Finance
6 49 (28.65%) Cisco
6 49 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (27.49%) Firewall
8 40 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (22.22%) Palo Alto
9 38 (22.22%) CheckPoint
10 34 (19.88%) Computer Science
11 32 (18.71%) Information Security
12 31 (18.13%) Test Automation
13 30 (17.54%) Project Management
13 30 (17.54%) Java
13 30 (17.54%) Test Management
13 30 (17.54%) ISTQB
14 29 (16.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 29 (16.96%) CISSP
14 29 (16.96%) Test Strategy
14 29 (16.96%) Computer Science Degree
15 28 (16.37%) Regression Testing
16 26 (15.20%) Open Source
17 25 (14.62%) WebDriver
18 24 (14.04%) F5
18 24 (14.04%) User Stories
18 24 (14.04%) Issue Tracking
18 24 (14.04%) JMeter
18 24 (14.04%) Shell Script

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.58%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (27.49%) Firewall
2 24 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (13.45%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (5.26%) DMVPN
4 9 (5.26%) FWSM
4 9 (5.26%) IPsec
4 9 (5.26%) SSL
4 9 (5.26%) VPN
5 6 (3.51%) Network Security
6 5 (2.92%) LAN
6 5 (2.92%) WAN
7 3 (1.75%) MPLS
8 2 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.58%) DNS
9 1 (0.58%) DSL
9 1 (0.58%) SMS
9 1 (0.58%) VLAN
9 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) GIS
2 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.34%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (14.62%) WebDriver
2 24 (14.04%) JIRA
2 24 (14.04%) JMeter
3 21 (12.28%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.34%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.17%) Selenium
6 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.58%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 93 (54.39%) Digital Economy
2 50 (29.24%) Finance
3 23 (13.45%) German Language
4 15 (8.77%) French Language
5 14 (8.19%) Legal
6 9 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.68%) Banking
8 4 (2.34%) Marketing
9 2 (1.17%) Law
9 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.58%) Advertising
10 1 (0.58%) Games
10 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (18.13%) Consultant
2 24 (14.04%) Security Consultant
2 24 (14.04%) Software Tester
2 24 (14.04%) Tester
3 15 (8.77%) Analyst
3 15 (8.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (7.60%) Security Analyst
5 12 (7.02%) Blue Coat Analyst
5 12 (7.02%) Firewall Analyst
6 11 (6.43%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (6.43%) Security Engineer
7 10 (5.85%) Security Manager
8 9 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
8 9 (5.26%) SIEM Consultant
8 9 (5.26%) Splunk Consultant
9 8 (4.68%) IT Manager
9 8 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.34%) J2EE
1 4 (2.34%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (2.34%) SAP PI
1 4 (2.34%) SAPUI5
2 1 (0.58%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.58%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.58%) Middleware
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.58%) SOAP
2 1 (0.58%) Web Services
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (19.88%) Computer Science
3 24 (14.04%) Client/Server
4 17 (9.94%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.68%) Smart Meter
6 7 (4.09%) PKI
7 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.75%) PMI
9 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.17%) Derivative
9 2 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.17%) Life Science
9 2 (1.17%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.17%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.17%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.58%) User Experience
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (32.75%) Linux
2 23 (13.45%) Unix
2 23 (13.45%) Windows
3 20 (11.70%) Solaris
3 20 (11.70%) Windows 2000
3 20 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.58%) ITIL
2 49 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (18.71%) Information Security
4 31 (18.13%) Test Automation
5 30 (17.54%) Project Management
5 30 (17.54%) Test Management
6 29 (16.96%) Test Strategy
7 28 (16.37%) Regression Testing
8 26 (15.20%) Open Source
9 24 (14.04%) Issue Tracking
9 24 (14.04%) Test Scripting
9 24 (14.04%) User Stories
10 22 (12.87%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (11.70%) SIEM
12 18 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (9.36%) Project Planning
14 15 (8.77%) Regulatory Compliance
14 15 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (8.77%) Service Delivery
15 14 (8.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.54%) Java
2 24 (14.04%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.92%) SQL
4 4 (2.34%) Apex Code
4 4 (2.34%) Perl
5 3 (1.75%) C
6 2 (1.17%) C#
6 2 (1.17%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.17%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) PHP
7 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (40.35%) Degree
2 30 (17.54%) ISTQB
3 29 (16.96%) CISSP
3 29 (16.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (10.53%) CISM
5 13 (7.60%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.68%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.09%) Master's Degree
8 6 (3.51%) CISA
9 5 (2.92%) PMI Certification
10 4 (2.34%) MBA
10 4 (2.34%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.75%) APMP
12 2 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (1.17%) OSCP
12 2 (1.17%) PMP
12 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.17%) SANS
13 1 (0.58%) CCNP
13 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (8.77%) PCI DSS
3 14 (8.19%) COBIT
4 13 (7.60%) SLA
5 11 (6.43%) QA
6 8 (4.68%) GDPR
6 8 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 5 (2.92%) PMO
8 2 (1.17%) ISO 22301
8 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (1.17%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.26%) Nessus
1 9 (5.26%) Nmap
2 4 (2.34%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 2 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) Puppet
4 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (28.65%) Cisco
2 38 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 38 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 24 (14.04%) F5
4 23 (13.45%) Blue Coat
4 23 (13.45%) Juniper
5 20 (11.70%) Crossbeam
5 20 (11.70%) Sourcefire
6 13 (7.60%) Microsoft
7 12 (7.02%) SAP
8 9 (5.26%) NetWitness
8 9 (5.26%) Qualys
8 9 (5.26%) Splunk
9 6 (3.51%) ArcSight
10 4 (2.34%) Ariba
10 4 (2.34%) Concur
10 4 (2.34%) Informatica
10 4 (2.34%) Jitterbit
10 4 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.34%) ServiceNow