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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 127 150 170
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 19 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.61% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.67% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.60%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
2275 2977 3101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.96% 90.79% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1870 1992
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,781 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Edinburgh +13 11 £52,500 +5.00%
Glasgow +16 6 £65,000 - 2
Fife - 2 £27,500 -
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 22 (81.48%) Information Security
2 17 (62.96%) CISM
3 16 (59.26%) CISA
3 16 (59.26%) Risk Management
4 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (55.56%) Data Protection
5 14 (51.85%) CISSP
6 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
7 10 (37.04%) Finance
7 10 (37.04%) Security Management
8 9 (33.33%) Information Security Management
8 9 (33.33%) Project Management
8 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (22.22%) CEH
9 6 (22.22%) CRISC
9 6 (22.22%) DHCP
9 6 (22.22%) DNS
9 6 (22.22%) Firewall
9 6 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (18.52%) IT Audit
10 5 (18.52%) Legal
10 5 (18.52%) Degree
10 5 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (18.52%) Retail
11 4 (14.81%) CESG
11 4 (14.81%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (14.81%) Marketing
11 4 (14.81%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DHCP
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Legal
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Consultant
1 5 (18.52%) Information Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Security Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Audit Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Information Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) CESG
1 4 (14.81%) CESG CLAS
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Derivative
2 3 (11.11%) Fintech
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Information Security
2 16 (59.26%) Risk Management
3 15 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (37.04%) Security Management
6 9 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Project Management
7 6 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (18.52%) IT Audit
8 5 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
9 4 (14.81%) Internal Audit
9 4 (14.81%) SDLC
10 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 3 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
10 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 3 (11.11%) Threat Management
10 3 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) CISM
2 16 (59.26%) CISA
3 14 (51.85%) CISSP
4 6 (22.22%) CEH
4 6 (22.22%) CRISC
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (14.81%) CLAS
6 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.81%) COBIT
4 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
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