Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 79 113
Rank change year-on-year -55 +34 +24
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 66 155 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.72% 3.25% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.66% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43 75 71
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -4.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,950 £31,750
90th Percentile £65,550 £65,000 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -7.22% -3.00%

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 3459 4232 3453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.36% 88.87% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 3104 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £68,975
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 29 (43.94%) Degree
2 25 (37.88%) Project Management
3 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 23 (34.85%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (34.85%) Information Security
5 22 (33.33%) Finance
6 20 (30.30%) Presales
7 19 (28.79%) Windows
7 19 (28.79%) PRINCE2
7 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Excel
8 16 (24.24%) Scrum
9 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
10 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (21.21%) SQL
11 12 (18.18%) CISSP
11 12 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
12 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 11 (16.67%) ITIL
12 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (15.15%) Change Management
13 10 (15.15%) Firewall
14 9 (13.64%) ISEB
15 8 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
15 8 (12.12%) Marketing
15 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
16 7 (10.61%) SIEM
16 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
16 7 (10.61%) Network Security
16 7 (10.61%) Performance Management

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 3 (4.55%) Apache
1 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.55%) Doxygen
5 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.52%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.03%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.52%) Actimize
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) Network Security
3 3 (4.55%) DMZ
3 3 (4.55%) SAN
4 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Marketing
3 6 (9.09%) Billing
3 6 (9.09%) Legal
4 5 (7.58%) Retail
5 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.03%) Publishing
6 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Project Manager
3 10 (15.15%) Business Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Implementation Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Implementation Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Software Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Software Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 6 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Information Officer
6 5 (7.58%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (7.58%) Security Officer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 2 (3.03%) CSS3
2 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.03%) JDBC
2 2 (3.03%) JSON
2 2 (3.03%) Middleware
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.03%) RESTful
2 2 (3.03%) SOAP
2 2 (3.03%) Spring
2 2 (3.03%) Struts
2 2 (3.03%) Visualforce
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
2 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) NHS
4 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Fintech
5 3 (4.55%) Clustering
5 3 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (4.55%) Cybercrime
5 3 (4.55%) Handset
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.03%) Life Science
7 1 (1.52%) iPad
7 1 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 3 (4.55%) CentOS
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.03%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Project Management
2 23 (34.85%) Information Security
3 20 (30.30%) Presales
4 19 (28.79%) PRINCE2
5 16 (24.24%) Scrum
6 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 11 (16.67%) ITIL
8 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.15%) Change Management
10 8 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (10.61%) ERP
11 7 (10.61%) Information Assurance
11 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
11 7 (10.61%) Security Management
11 7 (10.61%) SIEM
11 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) C#
3 5 (7.58%) C
4 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.03%) Apex Code
5 2 (3.03%) C++
5 2 (3.03%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (43.94%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) CISSP
3 9 (13.64%) ISEB
4 6 (9.09%) CISM
4 6 (9.09%) PMP
5 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.06%) CCNA
6 4 (6.06%) CEH
6 4 (6.06%) CISA
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.55%) MCSA
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.03%) CREST Certified
8 2 (3.03%) GCIA
8 2 (3.03%) GCIH
8 2 (3.03%) GIAC
8 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.61%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
4 5 (7.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (6.06%) COBIT
5 4 (6.06%) ISO 13485
6 3 (4.55%) MISRA
6 3 (4.55%) MISRA C
6 3 (4.55%) SLA
7 2 (3.03%) GDPR
7 2 (3.03%) GPG13
7 2 (3.03%) IEC 62304
7 2 (3.03%) ISO 22301
7 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
7 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.03%) QA
8 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.52%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (4.55%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.03%) Nessus
3 1 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) SAP
2 6 (9.09%) VMware
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) Juniper
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.03%) Informatica
5 2 (3.03%) Jitterbit
5 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.52%) FactSet
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau