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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 141 142 179
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +37
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 13 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.60% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.66% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 3
Median salary £60,000 £58,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +51.94%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
2581 2879 3170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.43% 90.36% 86.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1830 2145
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Glasgow -5 6 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Renfrewshire - 4 £60,000 -
Fife - 2 £27,500 -
Edinburgh -6 1 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 10 (52.63%) CISSP
2 10 (52.63%) CISA
3 9 (47.37%) CISM
4 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Time Management
6 5 (26.32%) Legal
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) CESG
7 4 (21.05%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
7 4 (21.05%) Security Management
7 4 (21.05%) MS Project
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) Fintech
7 4 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (21.05%) CLAS
7 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
7 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
7 4 (21.05%) CRISC

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 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Security Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Project Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Project Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Security Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Audit Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Director
4 1 (5.26%) IT Risk Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) CESG
1 4 (21.05%) CESG CLAS
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (21.05%) Fintech
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Blog
4 1 (5.26%) Cybercrime
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
5 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
5 4 (21.05%) Security Management
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Internal Audit
6 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
7 2 (10.53%) SIEM
8 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CISA
1 10 (52.63%) CISSP
2 9 (47.37%) CISM
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (21.05%) CLAS
4 4 (21.05%) CRISC
5 1 (5.26%) CEH
5 1 (5.26%) CGEIT
5 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (15.79%) QA
4 2 (10.53%) COBIT
4 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nessus
1 1 (5.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cognizant
1 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
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