Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > South West
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 190 171
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 +26
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 165 140 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.55% 1.38% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.51% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 140 116 162
South West median annual salary £44,500 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.26% +17.50% -2.91%
10th Percentile £29,825 £35,000 £31,548
90th Percentile £60,250 £77,500 £79,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,689 9,251 10,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.28% 91.28% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7,963 7,605 8,324
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the South West over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Wiltshire +34 64 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Bristol -21 49 £42,500 -22.73% 13
Gloucestershire +30 17 £40,750 -22.38% 3
Cornwall -6 12 £40,250 - 2
Somerset +21 10 £41,626 -30.62%
Devon - 4 £49,500 - 3
Dorset -65 3 - - 3
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 73 (44.24%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (36.97%) Project Management
3 60 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 48 (29.09%) Finance
5 44 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (24.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (23.64%) Change Management
8 31 (18.79%) Security Cleared
8 31 (18.79%) Test Automation
9 30 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 30 (18.18%) Information Security
10 29 (17.58%) Degree
11 28 (16.97%) ITIL
12 26 (15.76%) Microsoft
13 25 (15.15%) DSDM
14 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
14 24 (14.55%) Test Scripting
15 23 (13.94%) SDLC
16 20 (12.12%) Management Information System
17 17 (10.30%) Scrum
17 17 (10.30%) Software Delivery
17 17 (10.30%) Cybersecurity
17 17 (10.30%) CESG Certified Professional
17 17 (10.30%) Proactive Monitoring
18 16 (9.70%) Waterfall
18 16 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
18 16 (9.70%) Risk Assessment
18 16 (9.70%) SharePoint
18 16 (9.70%) Configuration Management
18 16 (9.70%) Selenium

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.61%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) SSL
2 4 (2.42%) Wireless
3 2 (1.21%) DNS
3 2 (1.21%) Intranet
3 2 (1.21%) SAN
3 2 (1.21%) SMS
3 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.61%) LAN
4 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.64%) Big Data
3 5 (3.03%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (2.42%) Power BI
5 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (9.70%) Selenium
2 15 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 13 (7.88%) JIRA
4 4 (2.42%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.21%) Protractor
General
1 48 (29.09%) Finance
2 8 (4.85%) Retail
3 7 (4.24%) Legal
4 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.42%) Back Office
6 3 (1.82%) Automotive
7 2 (1.21%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 22 (13.33%) Senior Manager
2 22 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 20 (12.12%) Tester
4 15 (9.09%) Analyst
5 13 (7.88%) Consultant
5 13 (7.88%) IT Manager
6 11 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 10 (6.06%) Automation Tester
7 10 (6.06%) Test Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Lead Tester
8 9 (5.45%) Security Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Technical Tester
8 9 (5.45%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Administrator
10 7 (4.24%) IT Administrator
10 7 (4.24%) Security Consultant
11 6 (3.64%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.64%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) Middleware
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 15 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.85%) CESG
5 7 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.64%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.82%) PMI
7 3 (1.82%) Robotics
8 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.61%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.61%) Fintech
9 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.45%) Linux
2 5 (3.03%) Windows
3 3 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.21%) AIX
5 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (44.24%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (36.97%) Project Management
3 60 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 41 (24.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (23.64%) Change Management
6 31 (18.79%) Test Automation
7 30 (18.18%) Information Security
8 28 (16.97%) ITIL
9 25 (15.15%) DSDM
10 24 (14.55%) Test Scripting
11 23 (13.94%) SDLC
12 17 (10.30%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (10.30%) Proactive Monitoring
12 17 (10.30%) Scrum
12 17 (10.30%) Software Delivery
13 16 (9.70%) Configuration Management
13 16 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (9.70%) Risk Assessment
13 16 (9.70%) Waterfall
14 15 (9.09%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.48%) C
2 5 (3.03%) SQL
3 3 (1.82%) C#
3 3 (1.82%) Java
4 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) PHP
5 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (18.79%) Security Cleared
2 29 (17.58%) Degree
3 17 (10.30%) CESG Certified Professional
4 14 (8.48%) CISSP
5 13 (7.88%) ISTQB
6 11 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 10 (6.06%) CEH
8 9 (5.45%) CISM
8 9 (5.45%) ISEB
8 9 (5.45%) MCSA
8 9 (5.45%) MCSE
8 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (4.85%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.82%) GIAC
11 3 (1.82%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.21%) CIMA
12 2 (1.21%) IRCA
13 1 (0.61%) ACCA
13 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.67%) RMADS
3 10 (6.06%) JSP 440
3 10 (6.06%) QA
4 9 (5.45%) PCI DSS
5 7 (4.24%) PMO
6 6 (3.64%) GDPR
6 6 (3.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (3.03%) ISO 9001
8 4 (2.42%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (1.82%) COBIT
9 3 (1.82%) ISO 31000
9 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (1.82%) SLA
10 2 (1.21%) GAMP
10 2 (1.21%) IEC 62304
10 2 (1.21%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.61%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.48%) Capita
3 4 (2.42%) SAP
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle
5 2 (1.21%) Citrix
5 2 (1.21%) Progress
5 2 (1.21%) VMware
5 2 (1.21%) Xerox
6 1 (0.61%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.61%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.61%) Siebel
6 1 (0.61%) Tableau
6 1 (0.61%) Zoho