The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 92 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.19% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.22% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £54,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.71% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Risk Assessment
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 897 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.87% 86.25% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 861 803 857
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Kent

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (73.68%) Risk Management
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Information Security
4 11 (57.89%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (52.63%) PCI DSS
6 9 (47.37%) Threat Management
6 9 (47.37%) Internal Audit
6 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (47.37%) CISM
6 9 (47.37%) CISSP
7 7 (36.84%) Change Management
8 5 (26.32%) ISMS
9 4 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (21.05%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (21.05%) Dependency Management
9 4 (21.05%) P3O
9 4 (21.05%) PMI
9 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
9 4 (21.05%) Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) SAP
9 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
9 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
9 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
10 3 (15.79%) Network Security
10 3 (15.79%) Firewall
10 3 (15.79%) Security Management
10 3 (15.79%) Legal
10 3 (15.79%) Security Patching

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) IT Manager
1 9 (47.37%) IT Security Manager
1 9 (47.37%) Security Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) PMO Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Security Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Risk Management
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security
3 11 (57.89%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Internal Audit
4 9 (47.37%) Threat Management
5 7 (36.84%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) ISMS
7 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Dependency Management
7 4 (21.05%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
8 3 (15.79%) Security Management
8 3 (15.79%) Security Patching
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CISM
1 9 (47.37%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) PCI DSS
2 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (21.05%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP