The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 223 223 203
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 16 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 10
Average salary £62,500 £54,000 £71,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.74% -24.47%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
Risk Assessment
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4982 5036 4206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.10% 82.60% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 4082 3701
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the South West region.

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in the South West

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in the South West

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Bristol -16 7 £51,500 -6.36% 1
Gloucestershire -2 3 £67,500 +25.00%
Wiltshire -13 3 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Somerset - 2 £42,500 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (71.43%) Information Security
2 23 (65.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
4 19 (54.29%) Risk Management
5 17 (48.57%) Information Assurance
6 12 (34.29%) CISSP
6 12 (34.29%) CESG
6 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
7 10 (28.57%) RMADS
7 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) ITIL
8 9 (25.71%) Cyber Security
9 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
9 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
10 7 (20.00%) CISM
11 6 (17.14%) Internet of Things
11 6 (17.14%) BYOD
11 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
11 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
11 6 (17.14%) OWASP
11 6 (17.14%) COBIT
11 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (17.14%) CISA
11 6 (17.14%) Internet
11 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
12 5 (14.29%) Project Management
12 5 (14.29%) UNIX
12 5 (14.29%) Linux
12 5 (14.29%) Military

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) ATM
4 1 (2.86%) IPsec
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Military
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Consultant
2 12 (34.29%) Security Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (11.43%) IT Risk Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Information Assurance Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Information Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Head of Security
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Head of IT Security
8 1 (2.86%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) JSP
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) CESG
2 10 (28.57%) RMADS
3 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.14%) BYOD
4 6 (17.14%) Internet of Things
4 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (11.43%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.86%) Statistics
7 1 (2.86%) User Experience
7 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Risk Management
3 17 (48.57%) Information Assurance
4 10 (28.57%) ITIL
5 9 (25.71%) Cyber Security
6 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
7 6 (17.14%) OWASP
7 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
7 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (11.43%) Service Management
9 4 (11.43%) BCP
9 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (11.43%) ITSM
9 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
10 3 (8.57%) Security Management
10 3 (8.57%) SIEM
11 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) CISSP
3 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) CISM
5 6 (17.14%) CISA
5 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) Degree
7 2 (5.71%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) CISMP
8 1 (2.86%) PCI QSA
8 1 (2.86%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.14%) COBIT
4 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Apple
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
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