The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 66 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.34% 0.45% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.53% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £63,750 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
Risk Assessment
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 375 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.06% 83.52% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 375 288 418
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,920 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Merseyside

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -14 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Risk Assessment
North West

Risk Assessment
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (20.00%) Client/Server

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001