The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 45 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 65 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.03% 3.32% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 3.80% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 30
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,525 £37,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 1212 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.78% 87.51% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 729 715 620
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Risk Management Salary Trend in Glasgow

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Risk Management Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 72 (65.45%) Finance
2 53 (48.18%) Information Security
3 41 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (25.45%) Legal
5 24 (21.82%) CISSP
6 21 (19.09%) Degree
7 19 (17.27%) SQL
8 18 (16.36%) CISM
9 16 (14.55%) Risk Assessment
9 16 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (14.55%) UNIX
10 15 (13.64%) OO
10 15 (13.64%) Cryptography
10 15 (13.64%) Cyber Security
11 14 (12.73%) Incident Management
11 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (12.73%) Linux
12 13 (11.82%) Data Security
12 13 (11.82%) Law
13 12 (10.91%) Management Information System
13 12 (10.91%) C++
13 12 (10.91%) Java
14 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (10.00%) Network Security
15 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
15 10 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
15 10 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
15 10 (9.09%) ITIL
15 10 (9.09%) Oracle
16 9 (8.18%) Python

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (6.36%) Apache
2 6 (5.45%) SAS
3 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.73%) AquaLogic
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) PRMS
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (2.73%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.64%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.64%) Apache Hive
2 4 (3.64%) Big Data
3 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.82%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Ant
1 3 (2.73%) JUnit
1 3 (2.73%) Subversion
1 3 (2.73%) Maven
1 3 (2.73%) FitNesse
1 3 (2.73%) XMLUnit
General
1 72 (65.45%) Finance
2 28 (25.45%) Legal
3 13 (11.82%) Law
4 8 (7.27%) Banking
5 7 (6.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (4.55%) Front Office
6 5 (4.55%) Back Office
7 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (30.91%) Analyst
2 19 (17.27%) Developer
3 17 (15.45%) Security Analyst
3 17 (15.45%) Information Analyst
3 17 (15.45%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (10.00%) Risk Manager
4 11 (10.00%) Incident Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Project Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Quantitative Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Information Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Information Security Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Security Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Senior Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Information Security Officer
7 7 (6.36%) Security Officer
8 6 (5.45%) Project Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Project Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) XML
2 4 (3.64%) OpenMP
3 3 (2.73%) Spring
3 3 (2.73%) Ajax
3 3 (2.73%) HTML
3 3 (2.73%) J2EE
3 3 (2.73%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.64%) Cryptography
3 12 (10.91%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) Statistics
5 4 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.64%) Commodity Exotics
5 4 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (3.64%) Market Risk
5 4 (3.64%) CESG
5 4 (3.64%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.64%) Economics
5 4 (3.64%) Derivative
5 4 (3.64%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (3.64%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.64%) SCADA
6 3 (2.73%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.82%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) UNIX
2 14 (12.73%) Linux
3 7 (6.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.18%) Information Security
2 16 (14.55%) Risk Assessment
3 15 (13.64%) OO
3 15 (13.64%) Cyber Security
4 14 (12.73%) Incident Management
4 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.82%) Data Security
6 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
7 10 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
7 10 (9.09%) ITIL
8 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Performance Management
10 7 (6.36%) Data Protection
10 7 (6.36%) Coaching
10 7 (6.36%) Information Retrieval
10 7 (6.36%) Project Management
10 7 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.27%) SQL
2 12 (10.91%) C++
2 12 (10.91%) Java
3 9 (8.18%) Python
4 4 (3.64%) C#
5 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.73%) Perl
5 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.91%) Tcl
6 1 (0.91%) VBA
6 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.91%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) CISSP
2 21 (19.09%) Degree
3 18 (16.36%) CISM
4 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.27%) CISA
6 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) CRISC
8 1 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (5.45%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.45%) COBIT
4 5 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (3.64%) Informatica
3 2 (1.82%) Tableau
4 1 (0.91%) Twitter