The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 79 149
Rank change year-on-year -19 +70  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 143 190 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.80% 3.07% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 3.46% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 97 124 56
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -27.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  

Risk Management 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 4501 5484 5003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.22% 88.62% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4255 4137
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 £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the West Midlands

Risk Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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 -25 33 £60,000 - 5
Warwickshire +27 30 £42,500 +16.43% 3
Shropshire -1 25 £71,500 +120.00% 3
Staffordshire +6 24 £58,250 +45.62%
Coventry -14 13 £52,000 +11.82% 5
Solihull -1 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Worcestershire +4 5 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 110 (46.41%) Finance
2 70 (29.54%) Project Management
3 65 (27.43%) Information Security
4 51 (21.52%) CISSP
5 48 (20.25%) PRINCE2
6 46 (19.41%) Management Information System
7 45 (18.99%) Microsoft
8 40 (16.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (16.88%) PCI DSS
9 39 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (15.61%) Cybersecurity
12 36 (15.19%) ITIL
13 32 (13.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (12.66%) Data Centre
15 29 (12.24%) Change Management
15 29 (12.24%) Microsoft Excel
16 27 (11.39%) Data Protection
17 26 (10.97%) Web Development
17 26 (10.97%) CISM
18 25 (10.55%) Penetration Testing
19 24 (10.13%) Risk Assessment
19 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
19 24 (10.13%) SQL
19 24 (10.13%) Degree
19 24 (10.13%) Security Cleared
20 22 (9.28%) Retail
21 21 (8.86%) Service Delivery
21 21 (8.86%) Windows
22 20 (8.44%) CISA

Risk Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.49%) Documentum
2 10 (4.22%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.95%) Apache
4 4 (1.69%) SAS
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (12.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (5.49%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (2.95%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (2.53%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Sentinel
2 5 (2.11%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (2.11%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.11%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.11%) Primavera
3 4 (1.69%) assyst
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.84%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.84%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.42%) Actimize
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) SaaS
2 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.27%) GitHub
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.06%) Network Security
2 11 (4.64%) ATM
2 11 (4.64%) WAN
3 10 (4.22%) Firewall
4 5 (2.11%) VPN
5 4 (1.69%) SNMP
5 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.27%) LAN
6 3 (1.27%) VLAN
7 2 (0.84%) DHCP
7 2 (0.84%) DMZ
7 2 (0.84%) DNS
7 2 (0.84%) HTTP
7 2 (0.84%) SAN
8 1 (0.42%) FTP
8 1 (0.42%) Internet
8 1 (0.42%) IPv4
8 1 (0.42%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.84%) Base SAS
3 2 (0.84%) Big Data
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.49%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.64%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.22%) Selenium
5 7 (2.95%) Maven
6 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 110 (46.41%) Finance
2 22 (9.28%) Retail
3 16 (6.75%) Banking
4 11 (4.64%) Legal
4 11 (4.64%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.53%) Marketing
7 3 (1.27%) Automotive
8 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (13.92%) Consultant
2 28 (11.81%) Developer
3 26 (10.97%) Web Developer
4 24 (10.13%) Project Manager
5 23 (9.70%) Analyst
6 16 (6.75%) Senior Consultant
7 15 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
7 15 (6.33%) Django Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Python Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Python Web Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Python/Django Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Security Manager
8 14 (5.91%) Architect
9 13 (5.49%) Asset Management Consultant
9 13 (5.49%) Information Officer
9 13 (5.49%) Management Consultant
9 13 (5.49%) Professional Services Consultant
9 13 (5.49%) Senior Professional Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.33%) Django
2 11 (4.64%) .NET
2 11 (4.64%) .NET Framework
2 11 (4.64%) AngularJS
2 11 (4.64%) CSS
2 11 (4.64%) jQuery
2 11 (4.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (4.22%) Middleware
3 10 (4.22%) REST
3 10 (4.22%) SOAP
3 10 (4.22%) Web Services
4 2 (0.84%) Akka
4 2 (0.84%) EDI
4 2 (0.84%) Grails
4 2 (0.84%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.41%) Management Information System
2 38 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (12.66%) Data Centre
4 18 (7.59%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.95%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.11%) CESG
6 5 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.27%) Life Science
8 3 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.84%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.84%) Derivative
9 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.84%) PMI
10 1 (0.42%) BYOD
10 1 (0.42%) Clustering
10 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.86%) Windows
2 4 (1.69%) Unix
3 3 (1.27%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.84%) Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.54%) Project Management
2 65 (27.43%) Information Security
3 48 (20.25%) PRINCE2
4 39 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (15.61%) Cybersecurity
6 36 (15.19%) ITIL
7 32 (13.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (12.24%) Change Management
9 27 (11.39%) Data Protection
10 26 (10.97%) Web Development
11 25 (10.55%) Penetration Testing
12 24 (10.13%) Risk Assessment
13 21 (8.86%) Service Delivery
14 19 (8.02%) Planning and Forecasting
15 18 (7.59%) Business Continuity
15 18 (7.59%) Mentoring
15 18 (7.59%) SOA
16 17 (7.17%) Business Analysis
16 17 (7.17%) Information Assurance
17 16 (6.75%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.13%) SQL
2 15 (6.33%) Python
3 11 (4.64%) C#
3 11 (4.64%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.64%) T-SQL
3 11 (4.64%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.84%) Groovy
4 2 (0.84%) Java
5 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (21.52%) CISSP
2 26 (10.97%) CISM
3 24 (10.13%) Degree
3 24 (10.13%) Security Cleared
4 20 (8.44%) CISA
5 18 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (7.17%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (5.91%) SC Cleared
8 11 (4.64%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (3.80%) PCI QSA
10 8 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.53%) SANS
12 5 (2.11%) CCNP
12 5 (2.11%) CEH
12 5 (2.11%) ISEB
12 5 (2.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 4 (1.69%) CISMP
13 4 (1.69%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (16.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 40 (16.88%) PCI DSS
2 15 (6.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 15 (6.33%) SLA
3 13 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 11 (4.64%) PMO
4 11 (4.64%) QA
5 10 (4.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 10 (4.22%) GDPR
6 7 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (2.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 6 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 5 (2.11%) COBIT
9 4 (1.69%) NIST 800
10 3 (1.27%) RMADS
11 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.42%) GPG13
11 1 (0.42%) MiFID
11 1 (0.42%) NEBOSH
11 1 (0.42%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) vCloud
4 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (5.49%) Puppet
2 3 (1.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.27%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.42%) QRadar
3 1 (0.42%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.42%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.49%) Pega
3 12 (5.06%) SAP
4 10 (4.22%) EMC
4 10 (4.22%) Oracle
5 9 (3.80%) JDA
6 5 (2.11%) Computacenter
7 3 (1.27%) VMware
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco
9 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.42%) HP
9 1 (0.42%) IBM
9 1 (0.42%) Splunk
9 1 (0.42%) Tableau
9 1 (0.42%) Wallstreet Suite
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gowling WLG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus car allowance and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £42,356 - 63,534 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 17 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 90000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary plus corporate benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £59,375 - £65,625
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: up to £71,500
Posted: 15 days ago