The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 63 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 34 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.67% 2.17% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.49% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 18
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,700 £62,000 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
Risk Management
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
1151 1204 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 86.93% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 775 752 803
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Risk Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 51 (78.46%) Finance
2 36 (55.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (47.69%) Project Management
3 31 (47.69%) Banking
4 28 (43.08%) Information Security
5 20 (30.77%) Degree
6 19 (29.23%) PRINCE2
7 18 (27.69%) CISSP
7 18 (27.69%) Management Information System
8 15 (23.08%) Legal
8 15 (23.08%) CISM
8 15 (23.08%) Security Management
9 14 (21.54%) ITIL
9 14 (21.54%) Retail
10 13 (20.00%) CISA
10 13 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (16.92%) Service Management
11 11 (16.92%) Unix
11 11 (16.92%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (16.92%) Risk Analysis
12 10 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle
12 10 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (13.85%) Analytics
13 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
13 9 (13.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.62%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.54%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) Network Security
2 2 (3.08%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) FTP
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
General
1 51 (78.46%) Finance
2 31 (47.69%) Banking
3 15 (23.08%) Legal
4 14 (21.54%) Retail
5 11 (16.92%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 18 (27.69%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (13.85%) IT Manager
5 6 (9.23%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Security Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Governance Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) HTML5
1 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Management Information System
2 13 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 5 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.08%) PKI
6 2 (3.08%) Statistics
6 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.54%) Clustering
7 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Unix
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) zOS
3 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (47.69%) Project Management
3 28 (43.08%) Information Security
4 19 (29.23%) PRINCE2
5 15 (23.08%) Security Management
6 14 (21.54%) ITIL
7 11 (16.92%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (16.92%) Service Management
8 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (13.85%) Analytics
9 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
9 9 (13.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (12.31%) Digital Forensics
11 7 (10.77%) People Management
12 6 (9.23%) Business Development
12 6 (9.23%) Data Governance
12 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
13 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) Java
1 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) Degree
2 18 (27.69%) CISSP
3 15 (23.08%) CISM
4 13 (20.00%) CISA
5 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.77%) QA
3 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.08%) Basel II
4 2 (3.08%) COBIT
4 2 (3.08%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
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