Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 135 81
Rank change year-on-year +17 -54 +33
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 72 66 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.01% 1.72% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.88% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 75
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,000 £31,950
90th Percentile £83,000 £65,550 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -7.22%

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 3,255 3,517 4,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.00% 91.80% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,308 2,776 3,172
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,075 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 35 (48.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (45.83%) Information Security
3 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 31 (43.06%) ITIL
4 31 (43.06%) Data Protection
4 31 (43.06%) GDPR
5 28 (38.89%) CISSP
6 25 (34.72%) CISM
7 23 (31.94%) Business Continuity
8 22 (30.56%) Data Centre
9 20 (27.78%) IT Governance
9 20 (27.78%) Project Management
10 19 (26.39%) Management Information System
10 19 (26.39%) Finance
11 17 (23.61%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (22.22%) ISMS
12 16 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
14 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (19.44%) Office 365
14 14 (19.44%) PCI DSS
15 12 (16.67%) Degree
15 12 (16.67%) Change Management
15 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
15 12 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
16 11 (15.28%) ITSM

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 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) DNN
3 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) assyst
1 5 (6.94%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.39%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (19.44%) Office 365
3 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) DNS
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
2 5 (6.94%) Network Security
3 3 (4.17%) VPN
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.78%) FTP
5 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.39%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.39%) DB2
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Automotive
3 2 (2.78%) Law
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Billing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 15 (20.83%) IT Manager
2 15 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 14 (19.44%) IT Security Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Security Officer
5 6 (8.33%) Information Officer
5 6 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (6.94%) Compliance Officer
6 5 (6.94%) Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 5 (6.94%) Security Compliance Officer
7 4 (5.56%) Assistant Project Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Security Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Head of IT
8 3 (4.17%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) CSS
1 4 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.78%) CSS3
3 2 (2.78%) HTML5
3 2 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) JMS
4 1 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (1.39%) SOAP
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 19 (26.39%) Management Information System
3 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 5 (6.94%) CESG
5 5 (6.94%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (6.94%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.17%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.78%) NHS
7 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.39%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.39%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.39%) PMI
8 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
1 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Information Security
2 31 (43.06%) Data Protection
2 31 (43.06%) ITIL
3 23 (31.94%) Business Continuity
4 20 (27.78%) IT Governance
4 20 (27.78%) Project Management
5 17 (23.61%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (22.22%) ISMS
6 16 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.67%) Change Management
9 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 11 (15.28%) ITSM
10 11 (15.28%) Presales
11 10 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (12.50%) Data Security
12 9 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) C
2 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.78%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) VB
3 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) CISSP
2 25 (34.72%) CISM
3 12 (16.67%) Degree
4 10 (13.89%) CISA
5 9 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.17%) ISEB
9 2 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.39%) CEH
10 1 (1.39%) CGEIT
10 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.39%) CRISC
10 1 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 1 (1.39%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.39%) PMP
10 1 (1.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (48.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (43.06%) GDPR
3 14 (19.44%) PCI DSS
4 12 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (15.28%) QA
6 8 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 8 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
7 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (4.17%) PMO
8 1 (1.39%) COBIT
8 1 (1.39%) COSO
8 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
8 1 (1.39%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com