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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 99 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
1196 1027 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.53% 84.53% 79.10%
Number of salaries quoted 794 640 680
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) ISMS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) CEH

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISMS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CEH