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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
UK / Scotland
Rank 127 144 151
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.46% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -39.28%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.08% -2.00%

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
2002 2636 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.53% 90.30% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1700 1756
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +17 2 £45,500 -6.18%
Edinburgh +3 1 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (55.00%) Data Protection
4 10 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (50.00%) CISM
5 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (40.00%) CISSP
6 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
7 7 (35.00%) CISA
7 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (35.00%) Project Management
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Security Management
8 6 (30.00%) Retail
9 5 (25.00%) CEH
9 5 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Information Security Management
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) IT Audit
10 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
11 3 (15.00%) Banking
11 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
12 2 (10.00%) Threat Management
12 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Audit Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Information Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (55.00%) Data Protection
4 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) Security Management
6 5 (25.00%) Information Security Management
6 5 (25.00%) IT Audit
6 5 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
9 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
9 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 2 (10.00%) Threat Management
10 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CISM
2 8 (40.00%) CISSP
3 7 (35.00%) CISA
4 5 (25.00%) CEH
5 2 (10.00%) CGEIT
5 2 (10.00%) CRISC
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) COBIT
3 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
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