Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 218 161
Rank change year-on-year +88 -57 +5
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 238 149 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.40% 1.23% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 1.35% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 129 109 191
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £70,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +8.70%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,956 11,013 11,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.27% 90.78% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6,663 8,935 9,726
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the East of England

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the East of England

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the East of England

Risk Management
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +89 108 £52,500 - 10
Hertfordshire +21 52 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Essex +27 37 £57,480 +64.23% 3
Suffolk +9 22 £52,500 +17.98% 1
Bedfordshire +11 18 £50,000 -28.57%
Norfolk +19 1 £35,000 -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 93 (39.08%) Information Security
2 92 (38.66%) CISSP
3 78 (32.77%) Microsoft
4 77 (32.35%) Security Operations
5 75 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
5 75 (31.51%) Firewall
6 73 (30.67%) Analytics
7 72 (30.25%) SIEM
7 72 (30.25%) Retail
8 70 (29.41%) Finance
9 68 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
10 66 (27.73%) Event Correlation
10 66 (27.73%) Analytical Skills
10 66 (27.73%) Cisco Certification
11 59 (24.79%) Problem-Solving
12 58 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
14 55 (23.11%) Security Management
15 53 (22.27%) VMware
16 50 (21.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 48 (20.17%) Symantec
17 48 (20.17%) Threat Intelligence
17 48 (20.17%) SANS
17 48 (20.17%) RSA Security Analytics
17 48 (20.17%) Splunk
18 47 (19.75%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
18 47 (19.75%) Cyberthreat
18 47 (19.75%) Cyber Intelligence
18 47 (19.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
18 47 (19.75%) Wireshark

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.26%) IIS
1 3 (1.26%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.84%) CMS
2 2 (0.84%) SAS
3 1 (0.42%) Drupal
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (8.82%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.10%) SaaS
3 4 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.68%) Office 365
4 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.84%) PaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle CX
5 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 75 (31.51%) Firewall
2 47 (19.75%) Wireshark
3 28 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (5.46%) DNS
5 11 (4.62%) Network Security
6 10 (4.20%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (2.94%) Internet
8 4 (1.68%) VLAN
9 3 (1.26%) DHCP
9 3 (1.26%) FTP
9 3 (1.26%) HTTP
9 3 (1.26%) NAS
9 3 (1.26%) RIP
9 3 (1.26%) SAN
9 3 (1.26%) SSL
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco Firepower
10 1 (0.42%) DMZ
10 1 (0.42%) Skype
10 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.52%) Big Data
3 4 (1.68%) Data Lake
3 4 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.42%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.42%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (5.46%) Git (software)
1 13 (5.46%) NUnit
1 13 (5.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.78%) JIRA
3 4 (1.68%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.26%) Burp Suite
4 3 (1.26%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.42%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.42%) Selenium
5 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (30.25%) Retail
2 70 (29.41%) Finance
3 12 (5.04%) Marketing
4 10 (4.20%) Legal
5 8 (3.36%) Electronics
6 5 (2.10%) Law
7 4 (1.68%) Military
7 4 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (21.85%) Analyst
2 30 (12.61%) Project Manager
3 25 (10.50%) Architect
4 19 (7.98%) Security Architect
4 19 (7.98%) Service Architect
5 18 (7.56%) SIEM Analyst
5 18 (7.56%) SIEM Engineer
5 18 (7.56%) SOC Analyst
5 18 (7.56%) SOC Engineer
6 17 (7.14%) IT Architect
6 17 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
7 16 (6.72%) IT Manager
8 15 (6.30%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.88%) Developer
9 14 (5.88%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 14 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
9 14 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
10 13 (5.46%) Consultant
10 13 (5.46%) Software Developer
11 12 (5.04%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.34%) WPF
2 17 (7.14%) .NET
3 14 (5.88%) Reactive Extensions
4 13 (5.46%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (5.46%) WCF
4 13 (5.46%) WinForms
5 12 (5.04%) Velocity
6 4 (1.68%) SOAP
7 3 (1.26%) Web Services
8 1 (0.42%) CSS
8 1 (0.42%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.42%) HTML
8 1 (0.42%) jQuery
8 1 (0.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (27.73%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
3 47 (19.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 47 (19.75%) Cyberthreat
4 43 (18.07%) Security Operations Centre
5 32 (13.45%) Management Information System
6 31 (13.03%) Data Centre
7 24 (10.08%) Cyber Defence
8 22 (9.24%) Reinsurance
9 17 (7.14%) Algorithms
10 9 (3.78%) FMCG
11 6 (2.52%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.52%) User Experience
12 5 (2.10%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.68%) PMI
14 1 (0.42%) Fintech
14 1 (0.42%) Photography
14 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.24%) Windows
2 14 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.10%) Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Kali Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (39.08%) Information Security
2 77 (32.35%) Security Operations
3 75 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
4 73 (30.67%) Analytics
5 72 (30.25%) SIEM
6 68 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
7 66 (27.73%) Event Correlation
8 59 (24.79%) Problem-Solving
9 58 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (23.11%) Security Management
11 48 (20.17%) Threat Intelligence
12 47 (19.75%) Cyber Intelligence
12 47 (19.75%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 39 (16.39%) Mentoring
13 39 (16.39%) Project Management
14 34 (14.29%) Test Automation
15 33 (13.87%) Change Management
16 32 (13.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 31 (13.03%) Mathematics
17 31 (13.03%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.50%) C#
2 22 (9.24%) SQL
3 14 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.20%) Java
5 8 (3.36%) Python
6 7 (2.94%) C
6 7 (2.94%) C++
7 3 (1.26%) Perl
7 3 (1.26%) Ruby
7 3 (1.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.42%) R
8 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (38.66%) CISSP
2 66 (27.73%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (21.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 48 (20.17%) SANS
5 42 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (17.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 41 (17.23%) CCIE
6 41 (17.23%) CCIE Security
6 41 (17.23%) CCNP
6 41 (17.23%) MCSE
7 40 (16.81%) CCSP
7 40 (16.81%) CSSLP
7 40 (16.81%) GCWN
7 40 (16.81%) ISSAP
7 40 (16.81%) ISSEP
7 40 (16.81%) RHCA
7 40 (16.81%) RHCE
7 40 (16.81%) SSCP
7 40 (16.81%) VCAP
7 40 (16.81%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (7.14%) QA
3 14 (5.88%) SLA
4 11 (4.62%) PCI DSS
5 8 (3.36%) GDPR
5 8 (3.36%) PMO
5 8 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (2.94%) HIPAA
7 6 (2.52%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (2.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (1.26%) ISO 22301
9 3 (1.26%) RMADS
10 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.42%) COBIT
11 1 (0.42%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.46%) XenDesktop
4 10 (4.20%) BitLocker
4 10 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (4.20%) vSphere
5 3 (1.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 48 (20.17%) RSA Security Analytics
2 24 (10.08%) Stealthwatch
3 10 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.20%) PowerCLI
3 10 (4.20%) Puppet
3 10 (4.20%) SCCM
3 10 (4.20%) SCOM
4 3 (1.26%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 78 (32.77%) Microsoft
2 53 (22.27%) VMware
3 48 (20.17%) Splunk
3 48 (20.17%) Symantec
4 44 (18.49%) Cisco
5 40 (16.81%) Red Hat
6 28 (11.76%) Qualys
7 25 (10.50%) CheckPoint
8 15 (6.30%) Citrix
9 10 (4.20%) 3PAR
9 10 (4.20%) Brocade
9 10 (4.20%) HP
10 6 (2.52%) TOWER Software
11 4 (1.68%) Forcepoint
11 4 (1.68%) Oracle
12 3 (1.26%) Sophos
13 2 (0.84%) Juniper
13 2 (0.84%) McAfee
14 1 (0.42%) Adobe
14 1 (0.42%) SAP