Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 132 156
Rank change year-on-year -30 +24 +57
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 182 265 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.78% 2.33% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.61% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 126 160 145
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -6.25% -4.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £65,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +6.96% -

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9052 10159 9516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.76% 89.15% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7329 7943 7843
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Birmingham -41 68 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Shropshire -5 33 £71,500 +120.00% 2
Warwickshire +2 21 £42,500 +51.79% 1
Coventry +18 20 £52,500 -6.25% 2
Staffordshire +11 17 £47,750 -26.54%
Solihull -6 9 £55,000 +25.71%
Worcestershire -11 5 £77,500 +87.88%
Herefordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Walsall +4 1 - -
Halesowen - 1 £40,000 -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 64 (35.16%) Finance
2 57 (31.32%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (29.67%) Project Management
4 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
5 46 (25.27%) PRINCE2
6 39 (21.43%) Information Security
7 33 (18.13%) Business Analysis
7 33 (18.13%) Degree
8 32 (17.58%) Management Information System
9 31 (17.03%) Windows
10 30 (16.48%) Security Cleared
11 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
12 27 (14.84%) CISSP
12 27 (14.84%) SQL
12 27 (14.84%) Microsoft Project
12 27 (14.84%) Test Automation
12 27 (14.84%) DevOps
12 27 (14.84%) Mentoring
13 26 (14.29%) Presales
13 26 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (13.74%) Case Management
14 25 (13.74%) Data Management
15 24 (13.19%) Documentum
15 24 (13.19%) Quality Management
15 24 (13.19%) Data Centre
15 24 (13.19%) Jenkins
15 24 (13.19%) Puppet
15 24 (13.19%) Pega
16 23 (12.64%) QMS
16 23 (12.64%) Change Management

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 24 (13.19%) Documentum
2 21 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 14 (7.69%) Apache
4 7 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.65%) Confluence
6 2 (1.10%) IIS
7 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (14.84%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (5.49%) MS Visio
5 9 (4.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.65%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.55%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.10%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.55%) Actimize
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.95%) SaaS
2 7 (3.85%) GitHub
3 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.10%) Force.com
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
5 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.79%) Network Security
2 13 (7.14%) Firewall
3 7 (3.85%) ATM
4 4 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.20%) WAN
5 3 (1.65%) DMZ
5 3 (1.65%) SAN
5 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.10%) HTTP
7 1 (0.55%) DHCP
7 1 (0.55%) DNS
7 1 (0.55%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.55%) LAN
7 1 (0.55%) LDAP
7 1 (0.55%) MPLS
7 1 (0.55%) SMS
7 1 (0.55%) SNMP
7 1 (0.55%) SSH
7 1 (0.55%) SSL
7 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.95%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.20%) Big Data
3 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.65%) Power BI
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 21 (11.54%) Selenium
3 12 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.04%) Maven
5 8 (4.40%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.65%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.65%) JIRA
6 3 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.65%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.55%) AppScan
8 1 (0.55%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.55%) GDB
8 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.55%) sqlmap
8 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (35.16%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Retail
3 9 (4.95%) Banking
3 9 (4.95%) Marketing
4 8 (4.40%) Billing
5 6 (3.30%) Legal
5 6 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.10%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Automotive
9 1 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (16.48%) Analyst
2 29 (15.93%) Project Manager
3 24 (13.19%) Architect
4 22 (12.09%) Consultant
5 20 (10.99%) Business Analyst
6 12 (6.59%) Developer
6 12 (6.59%) Web Developer
7 11 (6.04%) Pega Architect
7 11 (6.04%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (5.49%) Software Project Manager
9 9 (4.95%) Implementation Analyst
9 9 (4.95%) Implementation Consultant
9 9 (4.95%) IT Manager
9 9 (4.95%) Software Analyst
9 9 (4.95%) Software Consultant
9 9 (4.95%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 9 (4.95%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.99%) Middleware
1 20 (10.99%) SOAP
1 20 (10.99%) Web Services
2 18 (9.89%) REST
3 15 (8.24%) .NET
4 9 (4.95%) CSS
5 7 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.85%) jQuery
5 7 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (2.75%) Django
7 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.10%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.10%) JDBC
8 2 (1.10%) RESTful
8 2 (1.10%) Spring
8 2 (1.10%) Struts
8 2 (1.10%) Visualforce
8 2 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.58%) Management Information System
2 24 (13.19%) Data Centre
3 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.30%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.75%) NHS
7 4 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.20%) Clustering
7 4 (2.20%) Fintech
7 4 (2.20%) PMI
8 3 (1.65%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (1.65%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.65%) Handset
8 3 (1.65%) Life Science
8 3 (1.65%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.55%) BYOD
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.03%) Windows
2 6 (3.30%) Linux
3 5 (2.75%) Unix
4 3 (1.65%) CentOS
4 3 (1.65%) Kali Linux
4 3 (1.65%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 3 (1.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (31.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.67%) Project Management
3 46 (25.27%) PRINCE2
4 39 (21.43%) Information Security
5 33 (18.13%) Business Analysis
6 27 (14.84%) DevOps
6 27 (14.84%) Mentoring
6 27 (14.84%) Test Automation
7 26 (14.29%) Presales
7 26 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 25 (13.74%) Case Management
8 25 (13.74%) Data Management
9 24 (13.19%) Quality Management
10 23 (12.64%) Change Management
10 23 (12.64%) QMS
10 23 (12.64%) Scrum
10 23 (12.64%) SOA
11 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering
12 20 (10.99%) Document Management
12 20 (10.99%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.84%) SQL
2 17 (9.34%) C#
3 9 (4.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 6 (3.30%) C
6 5 (2.75%) Python
7 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.10%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.10%) C++
8 2 (1.10%) Java
8 2 (1.10%) PHP
8 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 33 (18.13%) Degree
2 30 (16.48%) Security Cleared
3 27 (14.84%) CISSP
4 15 (8.24%) CISM
5 12 (6.59%) ISEB
6 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (4.40%) CEH
7 8 (4.40%) CISA
7 8 (4.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (3.85%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.30%) PMP
10 5 (2.75%) CCNA
10 5 (2.75%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (2.75%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.75%) PMI Certification
11 4 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.20%) GIAC
11 4 (2.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.09%) SLA
2 21 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (9.89%) Disclosure Scotland
4 12 (6.59%) PCI DSS
5 8 (4.40%) QA
6 7 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (3.85%) NIST 800
7 5 (2.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (2.20%) COBIT
8 4 (2.20%) GDPR
8 4 (2.20%) ISO 13485
8 4 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (1.65%) ISO 22301
9 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (1.65%) MISRA
9 3 (1.65%) MISRA C
10 2 (1.10%) GPG13
10 2 (1.10%) IEC 62304
10 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
10 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.65%) vSphere
4 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (13.19%) Puppet
2 7 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.85%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.65%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.10%) Nessus
5 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.55%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.55%) Nmap
5 1 (0.55%) QRadar
5 1 (0.55%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.19%) Pega
3 18 (9.89%) EMC
4 13 (7.14%) Oracle
5 9 (4.95%) VMware
6 6 (3.30%) SAP
7 5 (2.75%) Cisco
8 3 (1.65%) Juniper
8 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.10%) Informatica
9 2 (1.10%) Jitterbit
9 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.55%) FactSet
10 1 (0.55%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.55%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.55%) Qualys
10 1 (0.55%) Splunk
10 1 (0.55%) Tableau
10 1 (0.55%) Veracode