Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 189 181
Rank change year-on-year +32 -8 -41
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 649 611 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.10% 1.75% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.00% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 399 354 534
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26983 30553 37260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.47% 87.40% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22199 25337 30803
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the South East

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the South East

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the South East

Risk Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the South East 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
Thames Valley +33 249 £55,000 -4.35% 15
Surrey +49 190 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Berkshire +34 174 £55,000 -4.35% 11
Hampshire -63 75 £50,000 -20.00% 8
East Sussex +33 65 £50,000 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire +40 42 £52,500 -20.15% 3
Kent +24 41 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire -11 33 £63,750 +21.43% 1
West Sussex -2 8 £57,500 +4.55%
Middlesex +11 2 £75,000 +32.74%
Home Counties +7 1 £55,000 -48.84%
Sussex -8 1 £77,500 +72.22%
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 194 (29.89%) Information Security
2 192 (29.58%) Finance
3 173 (26.66%) Project Management
4 167 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
5 148 (22.80%) ITIL
6 131 (20.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 129 (19.88%) CISSP
8 121 (18.64%) Degree
9 113 (17.41%) Legal
10 102 (15.72%) SAP
11 98 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
12 97 (14.95%) Cybersecurity
13 94 (14.48%) Business Development
14 92 (14.18%) Digital Economy
15 87 (13.41%) Coaching
16 82 (12.63%) Firewall
17 81 (12.48%) CISM
17 81 (12.48%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
18 79 (12.17%) Management Information System
19 78 (12.02%) PRINCE2
20 76 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
21 75 (11.56%) Linux
22 73 (11.25%) Java
23 69 (10.63%) Penetration Testing
24 63 (9.71%) Microsoft Excel
25 60 (9.24%) Microsoft Project
26 58 (8.94%) Waterfall
27 57 (8.78%) Cisco
28 56 (8.63%) Change Management
28 56 (8.63%) Business Transformation

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (2.62%) NetWeaver
2 11 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (0.92%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.62%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.46%) JBoss
6 3 (0.46%) SAP Portal
7 2 (0.31%) Apache
7 2 (0.31%) SAS
7 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (9.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (9.24%) Microsoft Project
3 42 (6.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (2.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.85%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (1.39%) SAP GRC
3 7 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (1.08%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.46%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.01%) SaaS
2 18 (2.77%) IaaS
3 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (12.63%) Firewall
2 34 (5.24%) TCP/IP
3 32 (4.93%) Network Security
4 29 (4.47%) WAN
5 28 (4.31%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (4.31%) LAN
6 12 (1.85%) Unified Communications
6 12 (1.85%) VPN
7 10 (1.54%) MPLS
8 9 (1.39%) SMS
8 9 (1.39%) SSL
9 8 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (1.23%) DMVPN
9 8 (1.23%) FWSM
9 8 (1.23%) IPsec
10 7 (1.08%) Internet
10 7 (1.08%) Wireless
11 5 (0.77%) BGP
11 5 (0.77%) OSPF
11 5 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.24%) DataStage
1 21 (3.24%) SAP Data Services
2 18 (2.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 18 (2.77%) Oracle Discoverer
3 17 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.62%) SAP BW
4 11 (1.69%) MS Access
5 10 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (1.39%) Big Data
6 9 (1.39%) GIS
7 8 (1.23%) SQL Server
8 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.62%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.31%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.31%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.31%) Impala
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (3.85%) JMeter
1 25 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 24 (3.70%) JIRA
3 21 (3.24%) SoapUI
4 17 (2.62%) PowerBuilder
4 17 (2.62%) Toad
5 11 (1.69%) LSMW
6 5 (0.77%) Selenium
7 4 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.62%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.46%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.31%) NUnit
9 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.15%) Protractor
10 1 (0.15%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 192 (29.58%) Finance
2 113 (17.41%) Legal
3 92 (14.18%) Digital Economy
4 25 (3.85%) Banking
4 25 (3.85%) German Language
5 22 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.47%) Law
7 15 (2.31%) French Language
8 13 (2.00%) Retail
9 12 (1.85%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.54%) Marketing
11 6 (0.92%) Billing
12 5 (0.77%) Advertising
12 5 (0.77%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.77%) Publishing
13 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.46%) Games
15 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 114 (17.57%) Consultant
2 89 (13.71%) Project Manager
3 88 (13.56%) Analyst
4 65 (10.02%) Security Consultant
5 51 (7.86%) Security Manager
6 42 (6.47%) Security Analyst
7 37 (5.70%) SAP Consultant
8 33 (5.08%) IT Manager
9 32 (4.93%) Programme Manager
10 31 (4.78%) SAP Manager
10 31 (4.78%) Tester
11 30 (4.62%) Software Project Manager
12 29 (4.47%) Information Security Manager
12 29 (4.47%) IT Analyst
13 26 (4.01%) IT Security Analyst
14 25 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
15 24 (3.70%) Architect
15 24 (3.70%) Information Manager
15 24 (3.70%) Software Tester
16 23 (3.54%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.62%) XML
2 13 (2.00%) Middleware
3 11 (1.69%) .NET
4 10 (1.54%) Apache Camel
4 10 (1.54%) SAP Basis
5 7 (1.08%) MDX
6 6 (0.92%) Web Services
7 5 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (0.77%) HTML
7 5 (0.77%) HTML5
7 5 (0.77%) JSON
7 5 (0.77%) RESTful
8 4 (0.62%) J2EE
8 4 (0.62%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (0.62%) SAP PI
8 4 (0.62%) SAPUI5
9 3 (0.46%) REST
9 3 (0.46%) SAP XI
9 3 (0.46%) SOAP
10 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 98 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (12.17%) Management Information System
3 47 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 38 (5.86%) Data Centre
5 24 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.62%) Cyberthreat
7 16 (2.47%) PKI
8 14 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (1.69%) NHS
10 9 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.39%) Smart Meter
11 8 (1.23%) PMI
12 6 (0.92%) CESG
12 6 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
13 5 (0.77%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.77%) Cloud Native
13 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.77%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.77%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.56%) Linux
2 38 (5.86%) Windows
3 36 (5.55%) Unix
4 20 (3.08%) Solaris
4 20 (3.08%) Windows 2000
4 20 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.62%) AIX
6 7 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.77%) Android
8 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (29.89%) Information Security
2 173 (26.66%) Project Management
3 167 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (22.80%) ITIL
5 97 (14.95%) Cybersecurity
6 94 (14.48%) Business Development
7 87 (13.41%) Coaching
8 81 (12.48%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 78 (12.02%) PRINCE2
10 76 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 69 (10.63%) Penetration Testing
12 58 (8.94%) Waterfall
13 56 (8.63%) Business Transformation
13 56 (8.63%) Change Management
14 55 (8.47%) Migration
15 50 (7.70%) Data Migration
16 48 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (7.40%) Risk Assessment
17 46 (7.09%) People Management
17 46 (7.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 73 (11.25%) Java
2 55 (8.47%) SQL
3 34 (5.24%) ABAP
4 33 (5.08%) Shell Script
5 20 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 13 (2.00%) C
7 11 (1.69%) Perl
8 9 (1.39%) Python
9 8 (1.23%) C#
9 8 (1.23%) PHP
10 5 (0.77%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.62%) Apex Code
11 4 (0.62%) Ruby
12 3 (0.46%) C++
13 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.31%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.15%) VB
14 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 129 (19.88%) CISSP
2 121 (18.64%) Degree
3 81 (12.48%) CISM
4 53 (8.17%) Security Cleared
5 31 (4.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 31 (4.78%) ISTQB
6 28 (4.31%) CISA
7 25 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 19 (2.93%) PMI Certification
9 18 (2.77%) CREST Certified
10 17 (2.62%) CEH
10 17 (2.62%) CRISC
11 14 (2.16%) PMP
12 11 (1.69%) APMP
12 11 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
13 10 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (1.39%) GIAC
15 8 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (1.23%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (20.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (8.32%) PCI DSS
3 43 (6.63%) GDPR
4 31 (4.78%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 30 (4.62%) SLA
6 28 (4.31%) COBIT
7 24 (3.70%) PMO
8 20 (3.08%) QA
9 11 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (1.54%) NIST 800
11 8 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 8 (1.23%) ISO 22301
11 8 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 6 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.92%) RMADS
13 5 (0.77%) Data Quality
14 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 2 (0.31%) ISO 31000
15 2 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (0.62%) SAP ITS
2 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Docker
4 1 (0.15%) KVM
4 1 (0.15%) Snort
4 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.54%) Nessus
2 8 (1.23%) Nmap
3 5 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.62%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 3 (0.46%) Puppet
6 2 (0.31%) Ansible
6 2 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.15%) Grafana
7 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.15%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.15%) SCCM
7 1 (0.15%) SELinux
7 1 (0.15%) Suricata
7 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 102 (15.72%) SAP
2 57 (8.78%) Cisco
3 50 (7.70%) Oracle
4 47 (7.24%) Microsoft
5 39 (6.01%) CheckPoint
5 39 (6.01%) Palo Alto
6 29 (4.47%) F5
7 25 (3.85%) Informatica
8 23 (3.54%) Blue Coat
8 23 (3.54%) Juniper
9 21 (3.24%) Sourcefire
10 20 (3.08%) Crossbeam
11 10 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (1.54%) VMware
12 9 (1.39%) Splunk
13 8 (1.23%) NetWitness
13 8 (1.23%) Qualys
14 7 (1.08%) Sun
15 6 (0.92%) ArcSight
15 6 (0.92%) HP