Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 102 89
Rank change year-on-year -37 -13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 49 89 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.30% 2.35% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.58% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 66 90
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £42,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,975 £70,000 £83,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,750 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -13.18% +2.33% -10.42%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,407 3,456 3,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.30% 91.26% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,442 2,696 3,042
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,375 £66,250 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Birmingham

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Birmingham

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 22 (44.90%) Information Security
2 20 (40.82%) CISSP
3 15 (30.61%) CISM
4 14 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
6 12 (24.49%) Windows
6 12 (24.49%) Degree
7 11 (22.45%) C#
8 10 (20.41%) Finance
8 10 (20.41%) Change Management
8 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
9 9 (18.37%) SIEM
9 9 (18.37%) Unix
9 9 (18.37%) Middleware
9 9 (18.37%) Project Management
10 8 (16.33%) Legal
11 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.29%) Security Management
11 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 7 (14.29%) OWASP
12 6 (12.24%) Information Assurance
12 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (12.24%) WCF
12 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (12.24%) Build Automation

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Doxygen
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Network Security
3 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Blockchain
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.08%) Selenium
2 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.08%) WATIR
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Legal
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Publishing
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (12.24%) Security Officer
2 5 (10.20%) Information Officer
2 5 (10.20%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (10.20%) IT Manager
2 5 (10.20%) Quantitative Modeller
2 5 (10.20%) Security Manager
2 5 (10.20%) Team Leader
3 4 (8.16%) Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Architect
3 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Compliance Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Information Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Junior
3 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Security Compliance Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) Middleware
2 6 (12.24%) SOAP
2 6 (12.24%) WCF
2 6 (12.24%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) Credit Risk
4 4 (8.16%) BYOD
4 4 (8.16%) CESG
4 4 (8.16%) Cyberattack
4 4 (8.16%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.12%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Life Science
6 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.04%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Unix
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) FreeRTOS
4 2 (4.08%) Kali Linux
4 2 (4.08%) SafeRTOS
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Information Security
2 10 (20.41%) Change Management
2 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
3 9 (18.37%) Project Management
3 9 (18.37%) SIEM
4 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.29%) OWASP
4 7 (14.29%) Security Management
5 6 (12.24%) Build Automation
5 6 (12.24%) ERP
5 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.24%) Information Assurance
5 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (10.20%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) C#
2 6 (12.24%) C
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) C++
4 3 (6.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) CISSP
2 15 (30.61%) CISM
3 12 (24.49%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) CEH
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.16%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (6.12%) GCIA
6 3 (6.12%) GCIH
6 3 (6.12%) GIAC
6 3 (6.12%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (6.12%) SANS
7 2 (4.08%) CCNA
7 2 (4.08%) CCNP
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.08%) CREST Certified
7 2 (4.08%) ISEB
7 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
7 2 (4.08%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (8.16%) ISO 13485
3 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (8.16%) QA
4 3 (6.12%) COBIT
4 3 (6.12%) GPG13
4 3 (6.12%) SLA
5 2 (4.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (4.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
5 2 (4.08%) GDPR
5 2 (4.08%) IEC 62304
5 2 (4.08%) ISO 22301
5 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
5 2 (4.08%) MISRA
5 2 (4.08%) MISRA C
6 1 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) Lotus
5 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.04%) Cognizant