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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Analysis
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 208 223
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analysis 10 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.56% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.63% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 8
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £26,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 4568 5517 4995
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.30% 88.65% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3790 4286 4129
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Birmingham +7 3 £44,000 +6.66% 1
Staffordshire - 3 - -
Coventry -13 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Warwickshire +6 1 £100,000 +73.91%
Solihull - 1 £82,500 -
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) CISSP
2 8 (30.77%) CISA
2 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
3 7 (26.92%) CISM
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Security Management
4 6 (23.08%) ISMS
4 6 (23.08%) ISSMP
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (23.08%) CRISC
5 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Life Science
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.54%) IT Audit

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 1 (3.85%) Internet
General
1 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Security Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Head of Digital
3 3 (11.54%) Head of Projects
3 3 (11.54%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Junior
3 3 (11.54%) Junior IT Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Life Science
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
1 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (23.08%) ISMS
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Security Management
5 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) IT Audit
7 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.85%) B2B
8 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.85%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CISA
1 8 (30.77%) CISSP
2 7 (26.92%) CISM
3 6 (23.08%) CRISC
3 6 (23.08%) ISSMP
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 2 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (3.85%) CEH
6 1 (3.85%) SANS
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) GPG13
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) IBM
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) Splunk