Period
to 20 September 2017

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 20 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > South West
6 months to
20 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 185 191
Rank change year-on-year -31 +6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 127 157 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.24% 1.44% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.63% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 110 115 130
South West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +5.13%
10th Percentile £33,575 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 9181 9651 10399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.77% 88.44% 87.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7577 8063 8733
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 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 20 September 2017.

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 20 September 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
Bristol -27 38 £51,250 +7.89% 10
Wiltshire -4 25 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Gloucestershire 0 22 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Somerset 0 13 £60,000 +130.77%
Dorset +18 11 £48,700 -25.08%
Devon 0 6 £40,000 +81.82%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 West region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 41 (32.28%) Finance
2 39 (30.71%) Project Management
3 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.47%) Information Security
5 21 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.54%) PRINCE2
5 21 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (15.75%) CISSP
7 19 (14.96%) Management Information System
7 19 (14.96%) PCI DSS
8 18 (14.17%) Security Cleared
9 17 (13.39%) SC Cleared
10 16 (12.60%) ITIL
10 16 (12.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 16 (12.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (11.02%) Release Management
11 14 (11.02%) Retail
12 13 (10.24%) Degree
12 13 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (9.45%) Security Architecture
13 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
13 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
13 12 (9.45%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (8.66%) Software Engineering
14 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
14 11 (8.66%) Change Management
14 11 (8.66%) Programme Management
14 11 (8.66%) IT Strategy
15 10 (7.87%) PMI Certification
15 10 (7.87%) Incident Management

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 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Maximo
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) LAN
1 6 (4.72%) WAN
2 5 (3.94%) VLAN
2 5 (3.94%) VoIP
2 5 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.15%) Firewall
3 4 (3.15%) VPN
4 2 (1.57%) RIP
5 1 (0.79%) BGP
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.79%) MPLS
5 1 (0.79%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.79%) OSPF
5 1 (0.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) SMS
5 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.94%) Big Data
1 5 (3.94%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
1 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.57%) MySQL
3 2 (1.57%) Power BI
3 2 (1.57%) QlikView
3 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.79%) Selenium
3 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (32.28%) Finance
2 14 (11.02%) Retail
3 8 (6.30%) Legal
3 8 (6.30%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.51%) Banking
4 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.72%) Law
5 6 (4.72%) Marketing
6 5 (3.94%) Electronics
6 5 (3.94%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Military
8 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (15.75%) Consultant
2 17 (13.39%) Project Manager
3 13 (10.24%) Security Consultant
4 12 (9.45%) Architect
5 11 (8.66%) Analyst
5 11 (8.66%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.30%) Information Security Consultant
7 7 (5.51%) Data Architect
7 7 (5.51%) Security Manager
8 6 (4.72%) Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Test Leader
9 5 (3.94%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Network Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Senior Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Senior Data Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Security Architect
10 4 (3.15%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.57%) Ajax
1 2 (1.57%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (1.57%) CSS
1 2 (1.57%) CSS3
1 2 (1.57%) HTML
1 2 (1.57%) HTML5
1 2 (1.57%) jQuery
1 2 (1.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.51%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.51%) PMI
4 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.57%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.79%) CESG
6 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.79%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.79%) IVR
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.51%) Linux
2 5 (3.94%) Windows
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.57%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.71%) Project Management
2 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.47%) Information Security
4 21 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (16.54%) PRINCE2
4 21 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (12.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (12.60%) ITIL
6 14 (11.02%) Release Management
7 12 (9.45%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (9.45%) Security Architecture
7 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
8 11 (8.66%) Change Management
8 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.66%) IT Strategy
8 11 (8.66%) Programme Management
8 11 (8.66%) Software Engineering
9 10 (7.87%) Incident Management
10 9 (7.09%) Problem Management
10 9 (7.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.30%) SQL
2 6 (4.72%) C
3 5 (3.94%) Java
4 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.57%) PHP
6 1 (0.79%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) CISSP
2 18 (14.17%) Security Cleared
3 17 (13.39%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.24%) Degree
5 10 (7.87%) PMI Certification
6 9 (7.09%) CLAS
7 8 (6.30%) ISTQB
8 7 (5.51%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (3.94%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (3.94%) CISA
9 5 (3.94%) CISM
9 5 (3.94%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (3.15%) CITP
10 4 (3.15%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 3 (2.36%) PCI QSA
11 3 (2.36%) PMP
12 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.57%) ISEB
12 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.96%) PCI DSS
2 16 (12.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (5.51%) GDPR
3 7 (5.51%) RMADS
4 3 (2.36%) COBIT
5 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.57%) NIST 800
5 2 (1.57%) PMO
6 1 (0.79%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.79%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (6.30%) SAP
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.15%) Cisco
4 2 (1.57%) HP
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle
4 2 (1.57%) Tableau
5 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Citrix
5 1 (0.79%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.79%) Juniper
5 1 (0.79%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.79%) Symantec
5 1 (0.79%) Verint
5 1 (0.79%) VMware