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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 121 131
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 94 133 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.99% 2.16% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.45% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 104 58
Median salary £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £68,500 £63,950
UK excluding London median salary £50,575 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.66% -  

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 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 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 27 March 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 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 +4 41 £58,750 +2.17% 6
Warwickshire +36 18 £46,000 -23.33% 1
Coventry +14 12 £60,000 +9.09%
Staffordshire +10 9 £55,000 +17.64% 1
Worcestershire -9 3 £50,000 +88.67% 2
Solihull -8 2 £43,000 -
Shropshire -17 2 £47,500 +46.15% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 - 1
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 88 (44.00%) Information Security
2 74 (37.00%) CISSP
3 71 (35.50%) Finance
4 55 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 54 (27.00%) Data Protection
6 51 (25.50%) CISM
7 50 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 48 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 47 (23.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 44 (22.00%) PCI DSS
11 42 (21.00%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (19.00%) Change Management
13 37 (18.50%) ITIL
13 37 (18.50%) SC Cleared
13 37 (18.50%) Security Cleared
14 36 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
15 32 (16.00%) IT Governance
15 32 (16.00%) Cyber Essentials
16 31 (15.50%) Sentinel
17 30 (15.00%) Project Management
18 29 (14.50%) Data Protection Act
18 29 (14.50%) SIEM
19 28 (14.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
19 28 (14.00%) CISA
20 26 (13.00%) Service Delivery
20 26 (13.00%) CEH
21 25 (12.50%) PRINCE2
21 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
22 22 (11.00%) MS Excel
22 22 (11.00%) ITIL Certification

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 5 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.50%) JBoss
2 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.00%) MS Office
3 10 (5.00%) MS Project
4 5 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 31 (15.50%) Sentinel
2 16 (8.00%) assyst
3 14 (7.00%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.50%) Primavera
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.50%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.50%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.50%) Network Security
2 11 (5.50%) Firewall
3 10 (5.00%) WAN
4 9 (4.50%) HTTP
4 9 (4.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (4.00%) SNMP
6 7 (3.50%) DHCP
6 7 (3.50%) DNS
6 7 (3.50%) VPN
7 6 (3.00%) FTP
7 6 (3.00%) ICMP
7 6 (3.00%) IPv4
7 6 (3.00%) IPv6
7 6 (3.00%) POP3
7 6 (3.00%) SMTP
8 3 (1.50%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (1.00%) LAN
9 2 (1.00%) VLAN
10 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.00%) JIRA
2 2 (1.00%) JMeter
2 2 (1.00%) Selenium
2 2 (1.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.50%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.50%) Gradle
3 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.50%) JUnit
3 1 (0.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.50%) TestNG
General
1 71 (35.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Retail
3 11 (5.50%) Marketing
4 10 (5.00%) Legal
5 8 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.00%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (17.50%) Information Manager
2 34 (17.00%) Security Manager
3 29 (14.50%) Information Security Manager
4 26 (13.00%) Analyst
5 22 (11.00%) Consultant
5 22 (11.00%) Project Manager
6 18 (9.00%) Risk Manager
7 17 (8.50%) Security Officer
8 15 (7.50%) Information Officer
8 15 (7.50%) Information Risk Manager
8 15 (7.50%) Information Security Officer
8 15 (7.50%) Information Security Risk Manager
9 11 (5.50%) Security Specialist
10 9 (4.50%) Security Operations Specialist
11 8 (4.00%) Security Analyst
12 7 (3.50%) Software Manager
13 6 (3.00%) Information Assurance Manager
13 6 (3.00%) Operational Risk Manager
13 6 (3.00%) Operational Security Manager
13 6 (3.00%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.00%) .NET
2 3 (1.50%) EDI
3 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.00%) CSS
3 2 (1.00%) Django
3 2 (1.00%) HTML
3 2 (1.00%) jQuery
3 2 (1.00%) REST
4 1 (0.50%) Akka
4 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.50%) EJB
4 1 (0.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.50%) JSP
4 1 (0.50%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (0.50%) React
4 1 (0.50%) SOAP
4 1 (0.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.50%) XML
4 1 (0.50%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 48 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 42 (21.00%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (14.50%) Data Protection Act
5 15 (7.50%) CESG
6 14 (7.00%) Freedom of Information
6 14 (7.00%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (5.50%) Driving Licence
8 8 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (3.50%) Virtual Team
10 6 (3.00%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (1.50%) Derivative
11 3 (1.50%) Fintech
11 3 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.50%) BYOD
13 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.50%) NHS
13 1 (0.50%) SCADA
13 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.50%) Windows
2 8 (4.00%) Unix
3 6 (3.00%) Linux
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (44.00%) Information Security
2 54 (27.00%) Data Protection
3 47 (23.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 38 (19.00%) Change Management
5 37 (18.50%) ITIL
6 36 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
7 32 (16.00%) IT Governance
8 30 (15.00%) Project Management
9 29 (14.50%) SIEM
10 26 (13.00%) Service Delivery
11 25 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 22 (11.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 21 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (10.50%) Cybersecurity
14 20 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (10.00%) People Management
15 19 (9.50%) Information Security Management
15 19 (9.50%) Security Management
15 19 (9.50%) Service Management
16 18 (9.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.50%) SQL
2 4 (2.00%) Java
3 3 (1.50%) C#
3 3 (1.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.00%) Python
5 1 (0.50%) C
5 1 (0.50%) C++
5 1 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 74 (37.00%) CISSP
2 51 (25.50%) CISM
3 37 (18.50%) SC Cleared
3 37 (18.50%) Security Cleared
4 28 (14.00%) CISA
5 26 (13.00%) CEH
6 22 (11.00%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (9.00%) Degree
8 17 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (8.00%) CISMP
9 16 (8.00%) CRISC
10 15 (7.50%) SANS
11 14 (7.00%) CCNP
11 14 (7.00%) GCIA
11 14 (7.00%) GCIH
12 12 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (4.00%) CCNA
13 8 (4.00%) GIAC
13 8 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (3.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (22.00%) PCI DSS
3 32 (16.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 28 (14.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 22 (11.00%) QA
6 19 (9.50%) RMADS
7 15 (7.50%) GPG13
8 14 (7.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 10 (5.00%) PMO
10 5 (2.50%) COBIT
11 3 (1.50%) GDPR
11 3 (1.50%) ISO27002
11 3 (1.50%) SLA
12 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.50%) EMIR
12 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.50%) MiFID
12 1 (0.50%) MISRA
12 1 (0.50%) MISRA C
12 1 (0.50%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.50%) vCloud
2 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (3.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (0.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.00%) ServiceNow
3 8 (4.00%) Cisco
3 8 (4.00%) SAP
4 7 (3.50%) Computacenter
5 5 (2.50%) JDA
6 4 (2.00%) Oracle
7 3 (1.50%) VMware
8 2 (1.00%) HP
8 2 (1.00%) IBM
8 2 (1.00%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.00%) Remedy
8 2 (1.00%) Snow
9 1 (0.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (0.50%) Aruba
9 1 (0.50%) CA
9 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.50%) Qualys
9 1 (0.50%) Symantec
9 1 (0.50%) Wallstreet Suite
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £35k - £40k + Bonus + Corporat
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Highways England
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Telford or London or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £57-63K p/a
Posted: 17 days ago