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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 159 117 175
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +58
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 4 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 1.30% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 1.49% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 9
Average salary £27,500 £56,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.89% +31.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
- -0.99%
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
2576 2757 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.63% 87.75% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1712 2216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 2 £53,125 -3.40% 1
Fife - 1 £27,500 - 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 10 (55.56%) CISSP
3 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (38.89%) Security Management
4 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (33.33%) Marketing
5 6 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) SIEM
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Internal Audit
8 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) MS Project
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.11%) Unix
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) Law
8 2 (11.11%) VPN
8 2 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) CRISC
8 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (11.11%) Fintech
8 2 (11.11%) Project Planning

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 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 6 (33.33%) Banking
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Information Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Information Security Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Associate Director
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Director
4 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
3 1 (5.56%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (38.89%) Security Management
4 3 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) SIEM
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) CRISC
3 1 (5.56%) CISA
3 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) GIAC
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) HIPAA
3 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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