The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 147 131 169
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +38
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 7 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.82% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.92% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 7
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Risk Assessment
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2559 2712 3328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.01% 89.30% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1506 1698 2217
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,284 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Scotland

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in Scotland

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Renfrewshire - 3 £60,000 -
Edinburgh -12 1 £27,500 -50.00%
Glasgow -23 1 - -
Fife - 1 £27,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) CISSP
3 8 (44.44%) Security Management
3 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) Marketing
5 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Banking
6 4 (22.22%) Legal
6 4 (22.22%) CISA
6 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Internal Audit
7 3 (16.67%) SIEM
7 3 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (16.67%) CLAS
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) CISM
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) CESG
7 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Information Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Associate Director
5 1 (5.56%) Compliance Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) CESG
2 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) Blog
4 1 (5.56%) Cybercrime
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (44.44%) Security Management
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) Internal Audit
6 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CISA
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (16.67%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) CLAS
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) GIAC
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (5.56%) HIPAA
4 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
1 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow