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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 146 142 161
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 15 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.78% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £55,000 £41,550
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow -18 11 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh -3 4 £58,750 -16.07%
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 22 (57.89%) Information Security
2 16 (42.11%) Banking
3 15 (39.47%) Finance
4 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
5 11 (28.95%) CISSP
6 9 (23.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 9 (23.68%) SIEM
7 8 (21.05%) Security Operations
7 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 7 (18.42%) Security Management
8 7 (18.42%) Windows
8 7 (18.42%) Security Patching
8 7 (18.42%) Computer Security
9 6 (15.79%) Marketing
9 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (15.79%) QA
9 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.16%) SQL
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Degree
10 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.16%) High Availability
10 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
10 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
11 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (42.11%) Banking
2 15 (39.47%) Finance
3 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
4 6 (15.79%) Marketing
5 3 (7.89%) Retail
6 2 (5.26%) Law
7 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Security Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Information Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) IT Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) IT Operations Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Security Operations Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Software Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Information Assurance Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Information Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Voice Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Information Security
2 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (23.68%) SIEM
3 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 8 (21.05%) Security Operations
5 7 (18.42%) Computer Security
5 7 (18.42%) Security Management
5 7 (18.42%) Security Patching
6 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
7 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance
8 4 (10.53%) Internal Audit
9 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) CISSP
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) CRISC
4 2 (5.26%) CISA
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) GIAC
5 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (2.63%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
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