The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 91 109 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.95% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £48,166
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -20.06%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +15.55%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1128 1156 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.96% 86.53% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 711 734 652
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,870 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Glasgow

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) Risk Management
2 12 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Validation
4 8 (30.77%) Information Security
5 7 (26.92%) CISA
5 7 (26.92%) CISM
5 7 (26.92%) COBIT
6 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Security Management
8 4 (15.38%) CISSP
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
8 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) SCADA
8 4 (15.38%) QA
8 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
8 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
8 4 (15.38%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (11.54%) CRISC

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
1 3 (11.54%) QlikView
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Risk Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
1 4 (15.38%) SCADA
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 11 (42.31%) Validation
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
7 2 (7.69%) ISMS
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) CISA
1 7 (26.92%) CISM
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) CISSP
3 3 (11.54%) CRISC
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (26.92%) COBIT
3 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (15.38%) QA
4 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS