Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 141 167
Rank change year-on-year -35 +26 +52
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 269 398 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.74% 2.21% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.48% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 179 255 269
Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,250 £27,500 £32,700
90th Percentile £71,700 £73,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +6.96% -

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 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 13752 16037 16367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.72% 89.03% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11202 12575 13392
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,333 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
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 Management within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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 -30 182 £55,000 +22.22% 16
East Midlands +4 86 £55,000 - 2
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 98 (36.43%) Finance
2 73 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (25.28%) Project Management
4 60 (22.30%) Information Security
5 58 (21.56%) PRINCE2
6 53 (19.70%) Microsoft
7 42 (15.61%) Degree
8 41 (15.24%) Test Automation
9 40 (14.87%) Management Information System
10 36 (13.38%) Windows
11 34 (12.64%) CISSP
11 34 (12.64%) Selenium
11 34 (12.64%) Business Analysis
12 33 (12.27%) Software Engineering
12 33 (12.27%) Microsoft Project
12 33 (12.27%) DevOps
13 32 (11.90%) Presales
13 32 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
13 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (11.90%) Change Management
14 31 (11.52%) SQL
14 31 (11.52%) Security Cleared
14 31 (11.52%) Mentoring
15 30 (11.15%) Cybersecurity
16 29 (10.78%) Data Centre
17 28 (10.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 27 (10.04%) QA
18 27 (10.04%) Scrum
19 26 (9.67%) ITIL
19 26 (9.67%) SOA

Risk Management
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 24 (8.92%) Documentum
2 22 (8.18%) Tomcat
3 15 (5.58%) Apache
4 7 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.60%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.49%) Confluence
5 4 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) CICS
8 1 (0.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.37%) SAS
8 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (12.27%) Microsoft Project
2 32 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (4.83%) MS Visio
5 10 (3.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.12%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.37%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.74%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.37%) Actimize
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.72%) SaaS
2 7 (2.60%) GitHub
3 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.74%) Force.com
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.81%) Network Security
2 18 (6.69%) Firewall
3 7 (2.60%) ATM
4 6 (2.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (2.23%) WAN
5 4 (1.49%) SAN
5 4 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.12%) DMZ
6 3 (1.12%) LAN
7 2 (0.74%) DNS
7 2 (0.74%) HTTP
7 2 (0.74%) SNMP
7 2 (0.74%) SSH
7 2 (0.74%) VLAN
7 2 (0.74%) VoIP
7 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.37%) DHCP
8 1 (0.37%) SSL
8 1 (0.37%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.86%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.49%) Big Data
4 4 (1.49%) MySQL
4 4 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.49%) OLTP
4 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.12%) Power BI
5 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) QlikView
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 34 (12.64%) Selenium
2 25 (9.29%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.95%) Cucumber
4 13 (4.83%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.09%) JMeter
5 11 (4.09%) LoadRunner
5 11 (4.09%) Maven
6 8 (2.97%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.49%) JIRA
8 3 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (1.12%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.37%) AppScan
10 1 (0.37%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.37%) GDB
10 1 (0.37%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.37%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.37%) sqlmap
10 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 98 (36.43%) Finance
2 21 (7.81%) Banking
3 17 (6.32%) Law
4 15 (5.58%) Retail
5 14 (5.20%) Investment Banking
6 13 (4.83%) Marketing
7 11 (4.09%) Legal
8 9 (3.35%) Billing
9 6 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.86%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.12%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.74%) Back Office
13 2 (0.74%) Publishing
14 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.37%) Automotive
14 1 (0.37%) Games
14 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (19.33%) Analyst
2 44 (16.36%) Project Manager
3 30 (11.15%) Architect
4 24 (8.92%) Consultant
5 21 (7.81%) Business Analyst
6 15 (5.58%) Developer
7 13 (4.83%) QA Analyst
8 12 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (4.46%) Web Developer
9 11 (4.09%) Pega Architect
10 10 (3.72%) IT Manager
10 10 (3.72%) Software Project Manager
11 9 (3.35%) Implementation Analyst
11 9 (3.35%) Implementation Consultant
11 9 (3.35%) Programme Manager
11 9 (3.35%) Security Analyst
11 9 (3.35%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (3.35%) Software Analyst
11 9 (3.35%) Software Consultant
11 9 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.18%) Web Services
2 21 (7.81%) Middleware
2 21 (7.81%) SOAP
3 18 (6.69%) REST
4 15 (5.58%) .NET
5 10 (3.72%) CSS
6 7 (2.60%) .NET Framework
6 7 (2.60%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.60%) jQuery
6 7 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (1.86%) Django
8 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.12%) RESTful
9 2 (0.74%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.74%) JDBC
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.74%) Struts
9 2 (0.74%) Visualforce
9 2 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.87%) Management Information System
2 29 (10.78%) Data Centre
3 25 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.60%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.60%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.23%) PMI
8 5 (1.86%) Fintech
8 5 (1.86%) NHS
9 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.49%) Clustering
9 4 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.12%) Cybercrime
10 3 (1.12%) Handset
10 3 (1.12%) Life Science
10 3 (1.12%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.38%) Windows
2 9 (3.35%) Linux
3 6 (2.23%) Unix
4 3 (1.12%) CentOS
4 3 (1.12%) Kali Linux
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.37%) AIX
5 1 (0.37%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (25.28%) Project Management
3 60 (22.30%) Information Security
4 58 (21.56%) PRINCE2
5 41 (15.24%) Test Automation
6 34 (12.64%) Business Analysis
7 33 (12.27%) DevOps
7 33 (12.27%) Software Engineering
8 32 (11.90%) Change Management
8 32 (11.90%) Presales
8 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (11.52%) Mentoring
10 30 (11.15%) Cybersecurity
11 27 (10.04%) Scrum
12 26 (9.67%) Case Management
12 26 (9.67%) ITIL
12 26 (9.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 26 (9.67%) SOA
13 25 (9.29%) Data Management
14 24 (8.92%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.52%) SQL
2 19 (7.06%) C#
3 14 (5.20%) Java
3 14 (5.20%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.72%) Python
5 8 (2.97%) C
6 7 (2.60%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.60%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.23%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.86%) C++
8 5 (1.86%) Ruby
9 3 (1.12%) PHP
9 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.12%) Scala
9 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.74%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.74%) R
11 1 (0.37%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.37%) ES6
11 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (15.61%) Degree
2 34 (12.64%) CISSP
3 31 (11.52%) Security Cleared
4 20 (7.43%) CISM
5 14 (5.20%) CEH
6 13 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (4.46%) ISEB
8 11 (4.09%) CISA
9 9 (3.35%) GIAC
10 8 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (2.97%) SANS
10 8 (2.97%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 7 (2.60%) GCIH
11 7 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.60%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.60%) PMP
12 6 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (10.04%) QA
3 23 (8.55%) SLA
4 18 (6.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 16 (5.95%) PCI DSS
6 10 (3.72%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (3.72%) GDPR
7 7 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (2.60%) NIST 800
8 5 (1.86%) COBIT
8 5 (1.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 5 (1.86%) ISO 22301
9 4 (1.49%) ISO 13485
9 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (1.49%) PMO
10 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
10 3 (1.12%) MISRA
10 3 (1.12%) MISRA C
11 2 (0.74%) IEC 62304
11 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (1.49%) vSphere
3 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.74%) Snort
5 1 (0.37%) Docker
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (9.29%) Puppet
2 8 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.60%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.49%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.74%) Nessus
6 2 (0.74%) Suricata
7 1 (0.37%) Ansible
7 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.37%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.37%) Nmap
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.37%) QRadar
7 1 (0.37%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 53 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.92%) Pega
3 20 (7.43%) Oracle
4 19 (7.06%) EMC
5 10 (3.72%) VMware
6 6 (2.23%) Cisco
6 6 (2.23%) SAP
7 5 (1.86%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.12%) HP
8 3 (1.12%) IBM
8 3 (1.12%) Juniper
8 3 (1.12%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.74%) BT
9 2 (0.74%) FireEye
9 2 (0.74%) Informatica
9 2 (0.74%) Intel
9 2 (0.74%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.74%) Sophos
9 2 (0.74%) TippingPoint