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 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 Assessment
Rank 173 186 138
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -48
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 5 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £49,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3175 3183 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.66% 86.31% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2419 1739
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 12 (57.14%) Information Security
2 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (47.62%) CISSP
3 10 (47.62%) CISM
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (23.81%) ISMS
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) UNIX
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) COBIT
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) IPsec
3 2 (9.52%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (23.81%) Security Officer
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) NHS
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Informatics
3 2 (9.52%) Health Informatics
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (23.81%) ISMS
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (14.29%) Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) BCP
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Document Management
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISSP
1 10 (47.62%) CISM
2 3 (14.29%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) COBIT
3 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft