Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 136 88
Rank change year-on-year +16 -48 +8
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 78 66 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.07% 1.71% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 1.86% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 99
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +15.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £31,250 £43,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,375 £73,125 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -28.00%

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 3,423 3,557 4,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.65% 91.98% 90.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,438 2,860 3,212
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,150 £65,000 £69,875
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 40 (51.28%) Information Security
1 40 (51.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 35 (44.87%) CISSP
4 34 (43.59%) ITIL
5 32 (41.03%) CISM
5 32 (41.03%) GDPR
6 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
7 26 (33.33%) Business Continuity
8 25 (32.05%) Finance
9 24 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 24 (30.77%) Data Centre
10 23 (29.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (28.21%) IT Governance
11 22 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (25.64%) Project Management
13 18 (23.08%) PCI DSS
14 17 (21.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (21.79%) Penetration Testing
15 16 (20.51%) Change Management
15 16 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (19.23%) ISMS
16 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (19.23%) Cyber Essentials
17 14 (17.95%) QA
17 14 (17.95%) Office 365
17 14 (17.95%) Mobile Device Management
17 14 (17.95%) Presales
18 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (16.67%) PRINCE2

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 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) assyst
1 7 (8.97%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.28%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (17.95%) Office 365
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) DNS
2 5 (6.41%) Network Security
3 4 (5.13%) Firewall
4 3 (3.85%) VPN
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Blockchain
2 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.28%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.28%) DB2
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.28%) Power BI
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Legal
3 6 (7.69%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Marketing
5 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.85%) Publishing
7 2 (2.56%) Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Law
7 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Automotive
8 1 (1.28%) Billing
8 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Project Manager
1 16 (20.51%) Security Manager
2 15 (19.23%) IT Manager
3 14 (17.95%) IT Security Manager
4 13 (16.67%) Security Officer
5 11 (14.10%) Information Officer
5 11 (14.10%) Information Security Officer
6 7 (8.97%) Compliance Officer
6 7 (8.97%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 7 (8.97%) Security Compliance Officer
7 5 (6.41%) Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Compliance Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Information Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Security Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Security Compliance Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Assistant Project Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Security Specialist
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Security Specialist
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
1 3 (3.85%) CSS
1 3 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.56%) CSS3
2 2 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.28%) J2EE
3 1 (1.28%) JMS
3 1 (1.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.28%) REST
3 1 (1.28%) SOAP
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 24 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.38%) CESG
4 11 (14.10%) Freedom of Information
5 9 (11.54%) Driving Licence
6 7 (8.97%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (6.41%) BYOD
7 5 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (3.85%) Taxonomies
10 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (2.56%) Fintech
11 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.28%) Cyberattack
11 1 (1.28%) PMI
11 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Information Security
2 39 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 34 (43.59%) ITIL
4 26 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 23 (29.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (28.21%) IT Governance
6 22 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (25.64%) Project Management
8 17 (21.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (21.79%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (20.51%) Change Management
9 16 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (19.23%) ISMS
11 14 (17.95%) Mobile Device Management
11 14 (17.95%) Presales
12 13 (16.67%) PRINCE2
13 12 (15.38%) Data Security
13 12 (15.38%) ITSM
14 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (14.10%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) C
2 5 (6.41%) SQL
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.56%) C#
4 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (44.87%) CISSP
2 32 (41.03%) CISM
3 12 (15.38%) Degree
3 12 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (14.10%) CISA
5 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
6 7 (8.97%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.85%) ISEB
8 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.28%) CCSP
9 1 (1.28%) CEH
9 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (1.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (51.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (41.03%) GDPR
3 18 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 15 (19.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 14 (17.95%) QA
6 10 (12.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 10 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (6.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
10 1 (1.28%) PMO
10 1 (1.28%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) ServiceNow
3 4 (5.13%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Lotus
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com