Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 109 127
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 175 200 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.69% 2.55% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 2.89% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 97 76 174
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £87,000 £74,925
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year - +3.96% -3.81%

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 5,604 6,930 9,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.30% 88.26% 87.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4,436 5,236 7,584
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 +8 105 £45,598 -17.09% 6
Maidenhead +3 11 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Newbury -12 11 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Wokingham -12 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Bracknell -8 3 £53,000 +8.72%
Slough +2 2 £55,000 -38.89% 3
Risk Management
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 73 (41.71%) Digital Economy
1 73 (41.71%) Cyber Resilience
2 69 (39.43%) Degree
3 50 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (27.43%) Information Security
4 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (26.29%) ITIL
6 43 (24.57%) Finance
7 38 (21.71%) Computer Science
8 37 (21.14%) Linux
9 36 (20.57%) CISSP
10 33 (18.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 31 (17.71%) Test Automation
11 31 (17.71%) Cisco
11 31 (17.71%) Java
11 31 (17.71%) Firewall
12 30 (17.14%) CISM
13 28 (16.00%) Test Strategy
14 27 (15.43%) Project Management
14 27 (15.43%) ISTQB
14 27 (15.43%) Test Management
15 26 (14.86%) CheckPoint
15 26 (14.86%) Palo Alto
16 25 (14.29%) Regression Testing
16 25 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 23 (13.14%) Cybersecurity
17 23 (13.14%) Open Source
18 22 (12.57%) WebDriver
18 22 (12.57%) Management Information System
18 22 (12.57%) JMeter

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 10 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Office 365
3 2 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.71%) Firewall
2 19 (10.86%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (6.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.57%) WAN
5 7 (4.00%) SCCP
6 4 (2.29%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (2.29%) DMVPN
6 4 (2.29%) FWSM
6 4 (2.29%) IPsec
6 4 (2.29%) SSL
6 4 (2.29%) VPN
7 3 (1.71%) LAN
8 2 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.14%) Network Security
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.57%) DNS
9 1 (0.57%) MPLS
9 1 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.57%) SMS
9 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.57%) GIS
2 6 (3.43%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.29%) SAP HANA
3 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 22 (12.57%) JMeter
1 22 (12.57%) WebDriver
2 21 (12.00%) JIRA
2 21 (12.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (2.86%) Selenium
4 4 (2.29%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.57%) Protractor
6 1 (0.57%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 73 (41.71%) Digital Economy
2 43 (24.57%) Finance
3 15 (8.57%) Legal
4 11 (6.29%) German Language
5 10 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.57%) Banking
6 8 (4.57%) Retail
7 7 (4.00%) French Language
8 5 (2.86%) Law
9 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.71%) Marketing
11 1 (0.57%) Advertising
11 1 (0.57%) Games
11 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (17.14%) Consultant
2 24 (13.71%) Security Consultant
3 21 (12.00%) Software Tester
3 21 (12.00%) Tester
4 18 (10.29%) Analyst
5 16 (9.14%) Security Manager
6 15 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (7.43%) Information Manager
7 13 (7.43%) Information Security Manager
8 10 (5.71%) Information Security Consultant
9 9 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.14%) Security Analyst
10 8 (4.57%) Automation Tester
10 8 (4.57%) SAP Engineer
10 8 (4.57%) Senior Technical Writer
10 8 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.57%) Technical Writer
10 8 (4.57%) Web Automation Tester
10 8 (4.57%) Web Tester
11 7 (4.00%) Blue Coat Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.29%) J2EE
1 4 (2.29%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (2.29%) SAP PI
1 4 (2.29%) SAPUI5
2 2 (1.14%) Middleware
3 1 (0.57%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.57%) SOAP
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (21.71%) Computer Science
3 22 (12.57%) Management Information System
4 21 (12.00%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.57%) EPoS
5 8 (4.57%) Smart Meter
6 7 (4.00%) PKI
7 4 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.29%) Life Science
7 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.29%) PMI
8 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.14%) Derivative
8 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.14%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.14%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.14%) Linux
2 21 (12.00%) Windows
3 12 (6.86%) Unix
3 12 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.29%) Solaris
4 11 (6.29%) Windows 2000
4 11 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.71%) Cyber Resilience
2 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.43%) Information Security
3 46 (26.29%) ITIL
4 31 (17.71%) Test Automation
5 28 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 27 (15.43%) Project Management
6 27 (15.43%) Test Management
7 25 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 23 (13.14%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (13.14%) Open Source
9 21 (12.00%) Issue Tracking
9 21 (12.00%) Test Scripting
9 21 (12.00%) User Stories
10 20 (11.43%) Regulatory Compliance
11 19 (10.86%) SIEM
12 18 (10.29%) Risk Assessment
13 17 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (8.57%) Quality Management
15 14 (8.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.71%) Java
2 21 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 13 (7.43%) SQL
4 4 (2.29%) Apex Code
4 4 (2.29%) C#
5 3 (1.71%) PHP
5 3 (1.71%) Ruby
6 2 (1.14%) C
6 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.14%) Python
7 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (39.43%) Degree
2 36 (20.57%) CISSP
3 33 (18.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (17.14%) CISM
5 27 (15.43%) ISTQB
6 12 (6.86%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.71%) IISP
8 7 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 7 (4.00%) CCSP
8 7 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (4.00%) Master's Degree
8 7 (4.00%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.86%) CISA
9 5 (2.86%) PMI Certification
10 4 (2.29%) MBA
11 2 (1.14%) CRISC
11 2 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (1.14%) OSCP
11 2 (1.14%) SANS
12 1 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (8.00%) COBIT
3 12 (6.86%) QA
4 11 (6.29%) GDPR
5 9 (5.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 9 (5.14%) PCI DSS
6 6 (3.43%) SLA
7 3 (1.71%) PMO
8 2 (1.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (1.14%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.57%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.57%) SCCM
2 4 (2.29%) Nessus
2 4 (2.29%) Nmap
2 4 (2.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 2 (1.14%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (17.71%) Cisco
2 26 (14.86%) CheckPoint
2 26 (14.86%) Palo Alto
3 17 (9.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.86%) F5
4 12 (6.86%) SAP
5 11 (6.29%) Blue Coat
5 11 (6.29%) Crossbeam
5 11 (6.29%) Juniper
5 11 (6.29%) Sourcefire
6 6 (3.43%) ArcSight
7 4 (2.29%) Ariba
7 4 (2.29%) Concur
7 4 (2.29%) Informatica
7 4 (2.29%) Jitterbit
7 4 (2.29%) NetWitness
7 4 (2.29%) Qualys
7 4 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.29%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.29%) Splunk