The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Analysis
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 220 194
Rank change year-on-year +24 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analysis 18 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 10
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +104.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38%  

Risk Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4324 5436 4272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.03% 88.19% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3530 4374 3574
Median salary £42,500 £42,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.93% +0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,375 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Risk Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Risk Analysis in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analysis in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +19 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Birmingham +3 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Staffordshire +15 3 £59,750 +8.63%
Worcestershire - 3 £34,000 -
West Bromwich -1 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Wolverhampton - 1 £59,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £39,500 -
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
1 13 (41.94%) Information Security
1 13 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (38.71%) CISA
3 8 (25.81%) COBIT
4 7 (22.58%) CISM
4 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) BS7799
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) People Management
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Security Management
6 5 (16.13%) ISMS
6 5 (16.13%) ISSMP
7 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.90%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
9 2 (6.45%) VPN
9 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
9 2 (6.45%) Line Management
10 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Head of Digital
3 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Head of Projects
4 4 (12.90%) Head of Security
4 4 (12.90%) Security Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Junior
5 3 (9.68%) Junior IT Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Information Security
2 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (16.13%) ISMS
4 5 (16.13%) People Management
4 5 (16.13%) Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
4 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 1 (3.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
2 12 (38.71%) CISA
3 7 (22.58%) CISM
4 5 (16.13%) ISSMP
5 3 (9.68%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) CEH
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (3.23%) SANS
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (25.81%) COBIT
3 6 (19.35%) BS7799
3 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (3.23%) GPG13
4 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) HP
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