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

Risk Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 82 102
Rank change year-on-year -42 +20 +41
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 61 129 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.69% 2.98% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 3.29% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 65
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% -4.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,975 £31,450
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £78,250
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -1.96%

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 3,232 3,923 3,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 89.68% 90.64% 86.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,408 2,888 2,761
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,062 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% +1.32% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.20% - +3.75%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 26 (42.62%) Degree
2 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
3 21 (34.43%) Windows
3 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Project
3 21 (34.43%) Project Management
3 21 (34.43%) Information Security
4 18 (29.51%) Presales
5 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
7 14 (22.95%) CISSP
7 14 (22.95%) Scrum
8 13 (21.31%) SQL
9 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
9 12 (19.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (16.39%) SIEM
12 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
12 9 (14.75%) ISEB
12 9 (14.75%) C#
12 9 (14.75%) Change Management
12 9 (14.75%) Firewall
13 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (13.11%) Finance
13 8 (13.11%) CISM
13 8 (13.11%) ITIL
13 8 (13.11%) ERP
14 7 (11.48%) Linux
14 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
14 7 (11.48%) VMware
14 7 (11.48%) Marketing

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 (4.92%) Apache
1 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.28%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.92%) Doxygen
5 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.64%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.92%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) Network Security
3 4 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.92%) SAN
5 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Marketing
3 6 (9.84%) Legal
4 5 (8.20%) Billing
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.28%) Publishing
7 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Project Manager
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Implementation Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Implementation Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Software Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Software Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) SAP Manager
5 5 (8.20%) SAP Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Security Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (6.56%) Junior
6 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Security Officer
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Middleware
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) SOAP
2 3 (4.92%) WCF
2 3 (4.92%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) Credit Risk
3 4 (6.56%) Cyberattack
3 4 (6.56%) Fintech
3 4 (6.56%) NHS
4 3 (4.92%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Handset
5 2 (3.28%) Life Science
5 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.28%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Information Security
1 21 (34.43%) Project Management
2 18 (29.51%) Presales
3 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
4 14 (22.95%) Scrum
5 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.39%) SIEM
7 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.75%) Change Management
8 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.11%) ERP
8 8 (13.11%) ITIL
9 6 (9.84%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Security Management
9 6 (9.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 5 (8.20%) Change Control
10 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
10 5 (8.20%) QMS
10 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) C#
3 6 (9.84%) C
4 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.92%) C++
4 3 (4.92%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) PHP
4 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) Degree
2 14 (22.95%) CISSP
3 9 (14.75%) ISEB
4 8 (13.11%) CISM
5 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
6 6 (9.84%) CEH
6 6 (9.84%) PMP
7 5 (8.20%) CCNA
7 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.92%) GCIA
8 3 (4.92%) GCIH
8 3 (4.92%) GIAC
8 3 (4.92%) MCSA
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.92%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (4.92%) SANS
9 2 (3.28%) CCNP
9 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (3.28%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.56%) COBIT
2 4 (6.56%) ISO 13485
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
3 3 (4.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (4.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (4.92%) GPG13
3 3 (4.92%) ISO 22301
3 3 (4.92%) MISRA
3 3 (4.92%) MISRA C
4 2 (3.28%) GDPR
4 2 (3.28%) IEC 62304
4 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.28%) QA
5 1 (1.64%) NIST 800
5 1 (1.64%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) vSphere
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) SAP
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 3 (4.92%) Juniper
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.64%) FactSet