The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 163 163 143
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 8 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% 0.25% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.30% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Risk Assessment
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3069 2696 2445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.80% 82.85% 83.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2075 2078
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Leeds

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (44.12%) LAN
1 15 (44.12%) VPN
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) WAN
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
3 13 (38.24%) CCNA
3 13 (38.24%) Change Management
4 10 (29.41%) CCNP
5 8 (23.53%) NHS
5 8 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (23.53%) Aerospace
5 8 (23.53%) Informatics
5 8 (23.53%) QA
5 8 (23.53%) Health Informatics
6 7 (20.59%) CCIE
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
8 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) Windows
8 3 (8.82%) SQL
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management
8 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) Wireless
9 2 (5.88%) MPLS

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) LAN
1 15 (44.12%) VPN
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) MPLS
3 2 (5.88%) BGP
3 2 (5.88%) DMZ
3 2 (5.88%) VoIP
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) SNMP
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
1 2 (5.88%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (23.53%) Aerospace
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Online Betting
4 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Network Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Head of Security
6 1 (2.94%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) NHS
1 8 (23.53%) Informatics
1 8 (23.53%) Health Informatics
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) SecurID
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 13 (38.24%) Change Management
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
5 1 (2.94%) SIEM
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) CCNA
3 10 (29.41%) CCNP
4 7 (20.59%) CCIE
5 2 (5.88%) CCSP
5 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB
6 1 (2.94%) CISSP
6 1 (2.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
2 8 (23.53%) QA
3 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) XenApp
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.94%) ScanSafe
3 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.94%) Altiris
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) VMware