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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 221 207 209
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 23 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 11
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £71,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +12.22%
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
5107 4667 4247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.61% 81.66% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4173 3877 3725
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +6 12 £56,250 +2.27% 3
Wiltshire -2 3 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Gloucestershire -15 3 £52,500 +3.96% 1
Devon - 3 £60,000 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Avon - 1 £55,000 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (70.00%) Information Security
2 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
3 21 (52.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 15 (37.50%) Information Assurance
6 11 (27.50%) PCI DSS
6 11 (27.50%) CESG
6 11 (27.50%) ITIL
6 11 (27.50%) CISSP
6 11 (27.50%) Finance
7 10 (25.00%) RMADS
8 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
9 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 8 (20.00%) Cyber Security
10 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.50%) CISM
11 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (15.00%) Firewall
11 6 (15.00%) COBIT
12 5 (12.50%) Military
12 5 (12.50%) Process Management
12 5 (12.50%) CISA
12 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (12.50%) Benchmarking
12 5 (12.50%) UNIX
12 5 (12.50%) Linux
13 4 (10.00%) Internet
13 4 (10.00%) Cisco
13 4 (10.00%) Change Management
13 4 (10.00%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) IPsec
2 4 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Military
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Consultant
2 11 (27.50%) Security Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Risk Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Information Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (10.00%) IT Risk Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Information Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Security
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) CLAS Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) JSP
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) CESG
2 10 (25.00%) RMADS
3 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.00%) Internet of Things
5 4 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (10.00%) BYOD
6 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (2.50%) Statistics
8 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Information Security
2 16 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 15 (37.50%) Information Assurance
4 11 (27.50%) ITIL
5 8 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 5 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 5 (12.50%) Process Management
6 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.00%) Change Management
7 4 (10.00%) ITSM
7 4 (10.00%) Service Management
7 4 (10.00%) ISMS
7 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.00%) OWASP
7 4 (10.00%) Coaching
8 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (7.50%) BCP
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
1 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) CISSP
3 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (17.50%) CISM
6 5 (12.50%) CISA
7 3 (7.50%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.50%) MBA
8 1 (2.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (52.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (27.50%) PCI DSS
3 6 (15.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.50%) BS15000
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
CPS Group UK
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago