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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 229 214 202
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 17 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 10
Average salary £46,000 £54,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% -0.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
5152 5070 4218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.28% 82.52% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4319 4105 3613
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 - 5 £35,000 - 1
Somerset +6 4 £46,000 -
Wiltshire -3 4 £62,500 +47.05%
Gloucestershire -20 3 £77,500 +19.23%
Dorset - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (57.58%) Information Security
2 17 (51.52%) Risk Management
3 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
5 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 12 (36.36%) ITIL
7 11 (33.33%) CISSP
7 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
7 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (30.30%) Information Assurance
9 9 (27.27%) CISA
9 9 (27.27%) CISM
9 9 (27.27%) Project Management
10 8 (24.24%) Business Continuity
10 8 (24.24%) Cyber Security
11 7 (21.21%) CESG
12 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
12 6 (18.18%) Internet
12 6 (18.18%) Internet of Things
12 6 (18.18%) BYOD
12 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
12 6 (18.18%) OWASP
12 6 (18.18%) Degree
12 6 (18.18%) COBIT
12 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
13 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
13 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity Planning
13 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.15%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (15.15%) MS Office
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
3 2 (6.06%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
2 11 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Information Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) CESG
3 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (18.18%) BYOD
3 6 (18.18%) Internet of Things
4 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (9.09%) RMADS
7 2 (6.06%) User Experience
8 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (3.03%) Statistics
8 1 (3.03%) GIS
8 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Information Security
2 17 (51.52%) Risk Management
3 12 (36.36%) ITIL
4 10 (30.30%) Information Assurance
5 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 8 (24.24%) Business Continuity
6 8 (24.24%) Cyber Security
7 6 (18.18%) OWASP
7 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
8 5 (15.15%) Security Management
8 5 (15.15%) Service Management
8 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (12.12%) Line Management
9 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.12%) BCP
9 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.12%) ITSM
9 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) CISSP
3 9 (27.27%) CISA
3 9 (27.27%) CISM
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) ISEB
6 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
7 2 (6.06%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.03%) PCI QSA
8 1 (3.03%) MBA
8 1 (3.03%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 6 (18.18%) COBIT
4 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.03%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
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