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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 124 168 152
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -16
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 25 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.25% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 12
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £41,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,700 £48,166
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +16.66%
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
2618 3166 2481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.38% 82.77% 79.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2109 1488
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 - 16 £41,000 - 1
Edinburgh +24 12 £55,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £62,000 - 1
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 34 (61.82%) Information Security
2 30 (54.55%) Finance
3 29 (52.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (49.09%) CISSP
5 26 (47.27%) Risk Management
6 17 (30.91%) Security Management
7 16 (29.09%) CISM
8 15 (27.27%) CISA
8 15 (27.27%) COBIT
9 13 (23.64%) Data Protection
9 13 (23.64%) Project Management
9 13 (23.64%) ITIL
10 11 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (20.00%) Validation
10 11 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 11 (20.00%) Cyber Security
11 10 (18.18%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 10 (18.18%) Investment Management
11 10 (18.18%) Information Assurance
11 10 (18.18%) Degree
11 10 (18.18%) SCADA
11 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
11 10 (18.18%) Cryptography
11 10 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
13 7 (12.73%) Windows
14 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
14 6 (10.91%) QA

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
1 6 (10.91%) WLAN
2 3 (5.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 4 (7.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (54.55%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Law
4 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Risk Manager
2 14 (25.45%) Security Officer
2 14 (25.45%) Information Security Officer
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Information Manager
5 7 (12.73%) Security Manager
6 6 (10.91%) Cyber Security Manager
6 6 (10.91%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Manager
6 6 (10.91%) Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Security Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Information Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (18.18%) SCADA
1 10 (18.18%) Cryptography
2 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.64%) CESG
5 1 (1.82%) BYOD
5 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Information Security
2 26 (47.27%) Risk Management
3 17 (30.91%) Security Management
4 13 (23.64%) Data Protection
4 13 (23.64%) Project Management
4 13 (23.64%) ITIL
5 11 (20.00%) Validation
5 11 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 10 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 10 (18.18%) Information Assurance
7 6 (10.91%) Benchmarking
8 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Time Management
9 4 (7.27%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity Management
9 4 (7.27%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
10 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.45%) Document Management
10 3 (5.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) CISSP
2 16 (29.09%) CISM
3 15 (27.27%) CISA
4 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 10 (18.18%) Degree
5 6 (10.91%) MBA
6 5 (9.09%) CRISC
7 1 (1.82%) GIAC
7 1 (1.82%) CISMP
7 1 (1.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.82%) SSCP
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (52.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (27.27%) COBIT
3 11 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (10.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Symantec
2 1 (1.82%) Sophos
2 1 (1.82%) Websense
2 1 (1.82%) HP
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