Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 338 338
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 56 88 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.36% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 52 77
Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,200 £57,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

Risk Assessment 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 Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13721 16085 16458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.83% 89.04% 88.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11176 12623 13484
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,675
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the Midlands

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in the Midlands

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in the Midlands

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -3 50 £55,000 +29.41%
East Midlands +30 6 - - 2
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (25.00%) Finance
4 14 (25.00%) CISSP
4 14 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (21.43%) CISM
6 11 (19.64%) Information Security
7 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 10 (17.86%) SDLC
8 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.07%) CESG Certified Professional
8 9 (16.07%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Degree
8 9 (16.07%) QA
9 8 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (14.29%) ISEB
9 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (14.29%) MS Visio
9 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 8 (14.29%) Information Assurance
10 7 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 7 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
10 7 (12.50%) Test Planning
10 7 (12.50%) Mentoring

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (1.79%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
1 6 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (10.71%) MPLS
2 5 (8.93%) BGP
2 5 (8.93%) OSPF
3 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) SNMP
4 1 (1.79%) SSH
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Appium
1 2 (3.57%) Robotium
1 2 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.79%) GDB
2 1 (1.79%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.79%) sqlmap
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Electronics
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (14.29%) Analyst
1 8 (14.29%) Architect
2 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 7 (12.50%) Consultant
2 7 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 7 (12.50%) Tester
3 6 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Network Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Network Security Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Security Architect
3 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) IT Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Security Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) OAuth
1 1 (1.79%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) DataPower
5 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (19.64%) Information Security
6 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 10 (17.86%) SDLC
7 9 (16.07%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 7 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
9 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 7 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
9 7 (12.50%) Six Sigma
9 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.50%) Test Planning
9 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 7 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) C
2 3 (5.36%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) C++
3 2 (3.57%) Scala
3 2 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) CISSP
1 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.43%) CISM
3 9 (16.07%) CESG Certified Professional
3 9 (16.07%) Degree
4 8 (14.29%) ISEB
5 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.79%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
2 8 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.71%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (10.71%) GDPR
4 5 (8.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (3.57%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.79%) COBIT
8 1 (1.79%) FISMA
8 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.79%) Nmap
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) IBM