Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 95 95
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +29
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 37 41 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.98% 2.14% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.33% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 28
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £40,210 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.35% +0.52% -21.95%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,624 £33,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,350 £48,750
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,707 1,757 1,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.14% 91.56% 92.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,461 1,418 1,698
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Wales over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
South Wales +12 35 £50,000 +16.96% 11
West Wales +3 1 £40,000 -0.52% 1
North Wales -2 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Information Security
4 16 (43.24%) Project Management
5 15 (40.54%) Management Information System
6 13 (35.14%) OWASP
7 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (32.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (29.73%) Scrum
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) CISSP
10 9 (24.32%) CISMP
11 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.62%) Spring
11 8 (21.62%) QA
11 8 (21.62%) Java
11 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
11 8 (21.62%) Data Governance
11 8 (21.62%) Apache Camel
12 7 (18.92%) Quality Management
12 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
12 7 (18.92%) LAN
13 6 (16.22%) ITIL
13 6 (16.22%) Azure
13 6 (16.22%) Office 365
14 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
14 5 (13.51%) Patch Management
14 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
14 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Azure
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 5 (13.51%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) MbUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.70%) MSTest
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Public Sector
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Operational Security Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Information Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (8.11%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Apache Camel
1 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
1 8 (21.62%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) CSS3
2 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
1 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Information Security
3 16 (43.24%) Project Management
4 13 (35.14%) OWASP
5 12 (32.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (29.73%) Scrum
7 8 (21.62%) Data Governance
7 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
8 7 (18.92%) Quality Management
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
10 5 (13.51%) Patch Management
10 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (10.81%) Analytics
11 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
11 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Java
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) CISMP
1 9 (24.32%) CISSP
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (5.41%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (21.62%) QA
3 4 (10.81%) GDPR
4 1 (2.70%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.51%) VMware
4 4 (10.81%) Rapid7
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com