The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 227 183
Rank change year-on-year +29 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 17 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.31% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.35% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 26
Median salary £60,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% +17.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,750 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

Risk Assessment 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 4245 5431 4301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.90% 88.25% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3454 4378 3596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the West Midlands

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in the West Midlands

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in the West Midlands

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham +20 7 £50,000 -11.11%
Warwickshire +33 5 - -
Worcestershire - 3 £100,000 -
Coventry +15 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Solihull -11 1 £45,000 +5.88%
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 41 (74.55%) CISSP
2 36 (65.45%) Risk Management
3 35 (63.64%) Information Security
4 33 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 33 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 33 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 32 (58.18%) PCI DSS
5 32 (58.18%) CISM
6 30 (54.55%) Data Protection
6 30 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (50.91%) Data Centre
7 28 (50.91%) Cyber Essentials
7 28 (50.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 28 (50.91%) IT Governance
7 28 (50.91%) Sentinel
8 25 (45.45%) SIEM
9 20 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 19 (34.55%) Information Assurance
11 18 (32.73%) CEH
12 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (29.09%) ISMS
13 16 (29.09%) Data Protection Act
13 16 (29.09%) Penetration Testing
13 16 (29.09%) CISMP
14 15 (27.27%) Security Management
14 15 (27.27%) Service Delivery
14 15 (27.27%) CISA
14 15 (27.27%) Information Security Management
14 15 (27.27%) IT Audit

Risk Assessment
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 28 (50.91%) Sentinel
2 14 (25.45%) assyst
2 14 (25.45%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (9.09%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) Network Security
3 4 (7.27%) BGP
3 4 (7.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.27%) MPLS
3 4 (7.27%) OSPF
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Security Officer
2 14 (25.45%) Information Manager
2 14 (25.45%) Information Officer
2 14 (25.45%) Information Security Officer
3 8 (14.55%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (14.55%) Security Manager
4 7 (12.73%) IT Security Officer
5 6 (10.91%) Information Assurance Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Audit Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Compliance Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Security Specialist
9 1 (1.82%) Security Operations Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 33 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 28 (50.91%) Data Centre
3 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (29.09%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (25.45%) CESG
5 14 (25.45%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (25.45%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.64%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Risk Management
2 35 (63.64%) Information Security
3 30 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 30 (54.55%) Data Protection
4 28 (50.91%) IT Governance
5 25 (45.45%) SIEM
6 20 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 19 (34.55%) Information Assurance
8 16 (29.09%) ISMS
8 16 (29.09%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (27.27%) Information Security Management
9 15 (27.27%) IT Audit
9 15 (27.27%) Security Management
9 15 (27.27%) Service Delivery
10 14 (25.45%) Change Management
10 14 (25.45%) Conceptual Models
10 14 (25.45%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 14 (25.45%) ITIL V3
10 14 (25.45%) Security Monitoring
10 14 (25.45%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 41 (74.55%) CISSP
2 33 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 33 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 32 (58.18%) CISM
4 18 (32.73%) CEH
5 16 (29.09%) CISMP
6 15 (27.27%) CISA
7 14 (25.45%) CRISC
7 14 (25.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.64%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.64%) ISEB
8 2 (3.64%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (58.18%) PCI DSS
3 28 (50.91%) Cyber Essentials
3 28 (50.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 14 (25.45%) GPG13
4 14 (25.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (25.45%) QA
4 14 (25.45%) RMADS
5 3 (5.45%) COBIT
6 2 (3.64%) GDPR
6 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
6 2 (3.64%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) ServiceNow
2 5 (9.09%) LogRhythm
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
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