The table below looks at the statistics for CRAMM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CRAMM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CCTA Risk Analysis and Method Management (CRAMM)
Rank 884 863 876
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing CRAMM 18 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.012% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.015% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 8
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,657 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,300 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -33.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CRAMM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CRAMM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CRAMM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CRAMM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CRAMM within the UK.

CRAMM Salary Trend in the UK

CRAMM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CRAMM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

CRAMM Salary Histogram in the UK

CRAMM
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CRAMM within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
England -14 18 £55,000 +44.73% 1
Guildford +19 13 £47,500 -
Surrey +3 13 £47,500 +23.37%
South East -12 13 £47,500 +23.37%
Wiltshire +3 2 £56,500 +58.45%
Swindon +2 2 £56,500 +58.45%
South West -27 2 £56,500 +58.45%
London - 2 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

CRAMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CRAMM 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 CRAMM.

1 45 (93.75%) RMADS
2 43 (89.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (85.42%) ISMS
3 41 (85.42%) SOA
3 41 (85.42%) CISSP
4 40 (83.33%) Information Assurance
5 37 (77.08%) Information Security
6 36 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
7 34 (70.83%) Risk Management
8 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
9 30 (62.50%) CISM
10 28 (58.33%) Degree
11 26 (54.17%) Law
12 19 (39.58%) JSP 440
13 15 (31.25%) CESG
13 15 (31.25%) CESG CLAS
14 14 (29.17%) Management Information System
15 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
16 8 (16.67%) Security Testing
17 7 (14.58%) DV Cleared
18 6 (12.50%) Service Management
19 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
19 5 (10.42%) Logistics
19 5 (10.42%) Local Government
19 5 (10.42%) Migration
19 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
20 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 3 (6.25%) ITIL
20 3 (6.25%) Security Management
21 2 (4.17%) CISA

CRAMM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CRAMM 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 CRAMM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) ATM
1 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.08%) DVB
General
1 26 (54.17%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Local Government
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Security Advisor
2 25 (52.08%) Consultant
2 25 (52.08%) Security Consultant
3 21 (43.75%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Security Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.08%) Head of Security
6 1 (2.08%) Head of IT Security
Miscellaneous
1 45 (93.75%) RMADS
2 15 (31.25%) CESG
2 15 (31.25%) CESG CLAS
3 14 (29.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) W3C
4 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) UNIX
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) SOA
1 41 (85.42%) ISMS
2 40 (83.33%) Information Assurance
3 37 (77.08%) Information Security
4 36 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
5 34 (70.83%) Risk Management
6 8 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Service Management
8 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Logistics
8 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL
9 3 (6.25%) Security Management
10 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
10 2 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.08%) eTOM
11 1 (2.08%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 41 (85.42%) CISSP
2 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 30 (62.50%) CISM
4 28 (58.33%) Degree
5 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.58%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) CRISC
7 2 (4.17%) CISA
8 1 (2.08%) MBA
8 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (89.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (39.58%) JSP 440
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.08%) TickIT
4 1 (2.08%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) BT
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle