Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > South West
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 193 145
Rank change year-on-year -2 -48 +69
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 152 147 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.49% 1.41% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.57% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126 89 200
South West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £36,213
90th Percentile £60,000 £78,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,345
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.99% -0.27%

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 9,039 9,370 10,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 88.80% 89.91% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7,392 7,718 8,805
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +11 57 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Bristol -14 47 £42,500 -26.09% 16
Cornwall - 13 - -
Devon +26 12 £45,750 -1.08% 3
Somerset +10 11 £41,626 +18.93% 3
Gloucestershire +24 8 £47,500 -26.92% 2
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (34.87%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (32.89%) Finance
4 41 (26.97%) PRINCE2
5 35 (23.03%) Project Management
6 32 (21.05%) ITIL
6 32 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 31 (20.39%) Security Cleared
8 30 (19.74%) Change Management
9 29 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (17.76%) Microsoft
10 27 (17.76%) Test Scripting
11 26 (17.11%) Information Security
12 25 (16.45%) Management Information System
13 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
14 23 (15.13%) Quality Management
15 21 (13.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 21 (13.82%) SDLC
16 20 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
16 20 (13.16%) Waterfall
17 19 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (12.50%) Incident Management
17 19 (12.50%) Scrum
17 19 (12.50%) DSDM
18 17 (11.18%) Linux
18 17 (11.18%) Business Continuity
18 17 (11.18%) Degree
18 17 (11.18%) Risk Assessment
18 17 (11.18%) Test Management
18 17 (11.18%) Manual Testing

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 15 (9.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.29%) Confluence
3 2 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) Wireless
2 3 (1.97%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.32%) DNS
3 2 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (1.32%) Internet
3 2 (1.32%) SAN
3 2 (1.32%) SMS
3 2 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.32%) VPN
4 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.66%) LAN
4 1 (0.66%) RIP
4 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.58%) Power BI
2 7 (4.61%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.95%) Big Data
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.29%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.97%) MySQL
6 3 (1.97%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Selenium
2 13 (8.55%) Jasmine
3 5 (3.29%) JIRA
4 3 (1.97%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (32.89%) Finance
2 8 (5.26%) Law
2 8 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.29%) Automotive
4 4 (2.63%) Retail
5 3 (1.97%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (17.76%) Tester
2 25 (16.45%) Project Manager
3 16 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 15 (9.87%) Senior Manager
4 15 (9.87%) Senior Project Manager
5 14 (9.21%) Lead Tester
5 14 (9.21%) Technical Tester
6 13 (8.55%) Analyst
7 12 (7.89%) Automation Tester
7 12 (7.89%) Consultant
8 8 (5.26%) Architect
8 8 (5.26%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.26%) Systems Manager
9 7 (4.61%) Business Manager
9 7 (4.61%) Business Systems Manager
9 7 (4.61%) Security Manager
10 6 (3.95%) Security Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Security Consultant
11 5 (3.29%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (34.87%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (16.45%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.26%) CESG
4 7 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.61%) NHS
5 6 (3.95%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (3.29%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.97%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.32%) PMI
9 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.18%) Linux
2 2 (1.32%) AIX
2 2 (1.32%) Windows
3 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.97%) PRINCE2
3 35 (23.03%) Project Management
4 32 (21.05%) ITIL
4 32 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 30 (19.74%) Change Management
6 29 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (17.76%) Test Scripting
8 26 (17.11%) Information Security
9 23 (15.13%) Quality Management
10 21 (13.82%) SDLC
11 20 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
11 20 (13.16%) Waterfall
12 19 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (12.50%) DSDM
12 19 (12.50%) Incident Management
12 19 (12.50%) Scrum
13 17 (11.18%) Business Continuity
13 17 (11.18%) Manual Testing
13 17 (11.18%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.26%) C
2 7 (4.61%) SQL
3 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.63%) C#
5 3 (1.97%) Java
6 2 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.66%) PHP
7 1 (0.66%) Python
7 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (20.39%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.18%) Degree
3 16 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 15 (9.87%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (9.21%) CEH
5 14 (9.21%) ISEB
5 14 (9.21%) MCSA
5 14 (9.21%) MCSE
5 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (8.55%) CISSP
7 10 (6.58%) DV Cleared
8 8 (5.26%) CISM
9 4 (2.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 4 (2.63%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.97%) GIAC
11 2 (1.32%) CISA
11 2 (1.32%) CLAS
11 2 (1.32%) IISP
11 2 (1.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.24%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.58%) ISO 14001
3 10 (6.58%) ISO 9001
3 10 (6.58%) RMADS
4 9 (5.92%) QA
5 6 (3.95%) GDPR
5 6 (3.95%) JSP 440
6 5 (3.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (1.97%) COBIT
7 3 (1.97%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (1.97%) PMO
8 2 (1.32%) SLA
9 1 (0.66%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.66%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.95%) Capita
2 6 (3.95%) SAP
3 4 (2.63%) Tableau
4 2 (1.32%) Citrix
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) Progress
4 2 (1.32%) VMware
4 2 (1.32%) Xerox
5 1 (0.66%) CyberArk