The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 75 113 88
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -25
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 19 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.39% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +18.82%
Risk Assessment
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1178 1401 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.30% 85.37% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 700 908 511
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment.

1 24 (92.31%) Information Security
2 21 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (80.77%) CISSP
3 19 (73.08%) Finance
4 13 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 12 (46.15%) Security Management
6 11 (42.31%) ITIL
6 11 (42.31%) Cyber Security
7 10 (38.46%) Mobile Payment
7 10 (38.46%) PCI DSS
7 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 10 (38.46%) COBIT
7 10 (38.46%) Information Assurance
7 10 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 10 (38.46%) CISA
7 10 (38.46%) CISM
7 10 (38.46%) SCADA
7 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
8 8 (30.77%) Degree
8 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (26.92%) Investment Management
9 7 (26.92%) Project Management
9 7 (26.92%) Windows
10 6 (23.08%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) LAN
10 6 (23.08%) WLAN
10 6 (23.08%) UNIX
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WLAN
2 3 (11.54%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Information Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Security Officer
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security Officer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Information Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Data Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Governance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (38.46%) SCADA
1 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
2 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Information Security
2 13 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 12 (46.15%) Security Management
4 11 (42.31%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) Cyber Security
5 10 (38.46%) Information Assurance
6 7 (26.92%) Investment Management
6 7 (26.92%) Project Management
7 6 (23.08%) Benchmarking
8 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
8 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
9 3 (11.54%) Document Management
10 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.69%) Change Control
11 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
11 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) CISSP
2 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) CISA
2 10 (38.46%) CISM
3 8 (30.77%) Degree
4 6 (23.08%) MBA
5 1 (3.85%) CISMP
5 1 (3.85%) CEH
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.85%) SSCP
5 1 (3.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (38.46%) PCI DSS
2 10 (38.46%) COBIT
3 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec
2 1 (3.85%) Sophos
2 1 (3.85%) Websense
2 1 (3.85%) HP
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