The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analysis
Rank 609 622 563
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -59
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analysis 285 266 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 231 178 280
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £94,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Risk Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Risk Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
England +25 275 £52,500 +5.00% 28
London -23 112 £65,000 +4.00% 17
South East +17 59 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North West +26 42 £50,000 - 2
Surrey +8 24 £53,750 +19.44%
Cheshire +20 21 £52,500 - 2
Manchester +4 20 £50,000 -
City of London -1 19 £60,000 +23.07% 5
Yorkshire -18 15 £37,500 -18.47%
Guildford -7 14 £60,000 -23.80%
East Midlands - 12 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +10 11 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Knutsford - 11 £57,500 -
Hampshire -11 10 £47,500 -9.52%
South West -24 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Midlands -10 9 £50,000 +68.06% 1
East of England -41 9 £50,750 +30.12% 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -4 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Nottinghamshire - 7 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 7 £40,000 -
Birmingham -7 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Leeds -10 5 £35,000 -22.22%
North East -14 5 - -
Durham - 5 - -
Maidenhead - 5 £40,000 -
Wales +5 4 £38,750 +10.71%
Cambridge +3 4 £60,750 +10.45%
South Wales +1 4 £38,750 +10.71%
Cambridgeshire -5 4 £60,750 +65.65%

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 281 (44.39%) Finance
2 134 (21.17%) Risk Management
3 119 (18.80%) Degree
4 118 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 109 (17.22%) Windows
6 106 (16.75%) Project Management
7 103 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
8 99 (15.64%) Information Security
8 99 (15.64%) Banking
9 87 (13.74%) Mainframe
10 82 (12.95%) Management Information System
11 79 (12.48%) Microsoft
12 74 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
13 73 (11.53%) CISSP
14 70 (11.06%) SQL
15 64 (10.11%) UML
16 62 (9.79%) Java
16 62 (9.79%) QA
17 60 (9.48%) PRINCE2
17 60 (9.48%) UNIX
18 59 (9.32%) Waterfall
19 56 (8.85%) COBOL
19 56 (8.85%) CICS
20 53 (8.37%) ITIL
21 51 (8.06%) DB2
22 50 (7.90%) CISM
23 49 (7.74%) Service Delivery
23 49 (7.74%) Supplier Management
24 46 (7.27%) J2EE
24 46 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (8.85%) CICS
2 16 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.74%) SAS
4 10 (1.58%) IIS
5 4 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.63%) CMS
5 4 (0.63%) Kentico
5 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.63%) Drupal
5 4 (0.63%) WordPress
5 4 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) Tornado
Applications
1 40 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.21%) MS Office
3 30 (4.74%) MS Project
4 15 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.63%) Solid Edge
7 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.16%) Edge Animate
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) RMDS
2 5 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Endur
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.47%) SaaS
3 3 (0.47%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.11%) Internet
2 35 (5.53%) Firewall
3 30 (4.74%) TCP/IP
4 20 (3.16%) WAN
4 20 (3.16%) DHCP
4 20 (3.16%) VLAN
5 16 (2.53%) Wireshark
5 16 (2.53%) VoIP
6 15 (2.37%) RTP
6 15 (2.37%) H.323
7 11 (1.74%) Wireless
8 10 (1.58%) Unified Communications
8 10 (1.58%) DNS
9 9 (1.42%) Network Security
10 8 (1.26%) HTTP
11 7 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.11%) SAN
12 6 (0.95%) VPN
13 5 (0.79%) LAN
14 4 (0.63%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (8.06%) DB2
2 45 (7.11%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (2.84%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.58%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.58%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.26%) MySQL
10 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.79%) Big Data
11 5 (0.79%) Easytrieve
12 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.63%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.63%) Base SAS
13 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (4.42%) Selenium
2 15 (2.37%) FogBugz
3 10 (1.58%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (0.95%) Rational Functional Tester
6 6 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (0.95%) SilkTest
6 6 (0.95%) JIRA
6 6 (0.95%) WebDriver
6 6 (0.95%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.79%) Subversion
8 3 (0.47%) JUnit
8 3 (0.47%) NUnit
8 3 (0.47%) RubyMine
8 3 (0.47%) Calabash
9 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
General
1 281 (44.39%) Finance
2 99 (15.64%) Banking
3 34 (5.37%) Law
4 30 (4.74%) Retail
5 29 (4.58%) Billing
6 28 (4.42%) Telecoms
7 20 (3.16%) Legal
8 16 (2.53%) Marketing
9 15 (2.37%) Advertising
10 11 (1.74%) Publishing
10 11 (1.74%) Front Office
11 10 (1.58%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.58%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.42%) Electronics
13 6 (0.95%) Back Office
13 6 (0.95%) Games
14 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.63%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.47%) Avionics
16 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 132 (20.85%) Analyst
2 93 (14.69%) Architect
3 74 (11.69%) Developer
4 73 (11.53%) Designer
5 59 (9.32%) Project Manager
6 44 (6.95%) Business Analyst
7 42 (6.64%) Consultant
8 33 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (5.06%) Applications Architect
10 31 (4.90%) Infrastructure Architect
11 30 (4.74%) Infrastructure Designer
12 29 (4.58%) Security Analyst
13 23 (3.63%) Security Consultant
14 21 (3.32%) Solutions Designer
14 21 (3.32%) C++ Developer
14 21 (3.32%) Senior Manager
15 20 (3.16%) Information Security Consultant
16 19 (3.00%) Tester
17 18 (2.84%) Senior Project Manager
17 18 (2.84%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.27%) J2EE
2 30 (4.74%) Web Services
2 30 (4.74%) Middleware
3 26 (4.11%) .NET
4 24 (3.79%) HTML
5 21 (3.32%) STL
5 21 (3.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 21 (3.32%) Natural Language Processing
6 19 (3.00%) WCF
7 17 (2.69%) CSS
8 15 (2.37%) WPF
9 12 (1.90%) XML
10 10 (1.58%) WinForms
10 10 (1.58%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (1.58%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.26%) jQuery
12 7 (1.11%) HTML5
12 7 (1.11%) Ajax
12 7 (1.11%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.95%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 87 (13.74%) Mainframe
2 82 (12.95%) Management Information System
3 74 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (6.79%) Computer Science
5 36 (5.69%) Mathematics
6 30 (4.74%) Tandem
6 30 (4.74%) IBM Mainframe
7 28 (4.42%) RMADS
8 27 (4.27%) Open Source
9 25 (3.95%) Clustering
10 23 (3.63%) Social Media
10 23 (3.63%) Algorithms
11 22 (3.48%) CESG
12 21 (3.32%) Data Structures
13 16 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
14 15 (2.37%) Hedge funds
14 15 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
15 14 (2.21%) User Experience
16 10 (1.58%) VSAM
17 9 (1.42%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 109 (17.22%) Windows
2 60 (9.48%) UNIX
3 38 (6.00%) Linux
4 12 (1.90%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.79%) Android
7 5 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
10 1 (0.16%) HPUX
10 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (21.17%) Risk Management
2 118 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 106 (16.75%) Project Management
4 103 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (15.64%) Information Security
6 64 (10.11%) UML
7 60 (9.48%) PRINCE2
8 59 (9.32%) Waterfall
9 53 (8.37%) ITIL
10 49 (7.74%) Service Delivery
10 49 (7.74%) Supplier Management
11 39 (6.16%) Scrum
12 38 (6.00%) Business Analysis
12 38 (6.00%) Quality Management
13 36 (5.69%) Business Continuity
13 36 (5.69%) Problem Management
14 35 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
15 33 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (5.06%) Analytics
17 31 (4.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 70 (11.06%) SQL
2 62 (9.79%) Java
3 56 (8.85%) COBOL
4 35 (5.53%) C#
5 29 (4.58%) C++
6 18 (2.84%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.05%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.05%) Python
8 12 (1.90%) C
9 10 (1.58%) JCL
10 8 (1.26%) Perl
11 7 (1.11%) VBA
12 6 (0.95%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.79%) PHP
14 4 (0.63%) SAS Macro
15 3 (0.47%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.47%) VB
15 3 (0.47%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.47%) Ruby
16 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 119 (18.80%) Degree
2 73 (11.53%) CISSP
3 50 (7.90%) CISM
4 46 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 32 (5.06%) ISTQB
6 29 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 29 (4.58%) ISEB
7 24 (3.79%) SC Cleared
8 21 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (2.53%) CCNA
9 16 (2.53%) MCSE
9 16 (2.53%) MCITP
10 14 (2.21%) CISA
11 11 (1.74%) DV Cleared
12 9 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.95%) PMP
13 6 (0.95%) CCIE
13 6 (0.95%) GIAC
14 5 (0.79%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.79%) QA
2 46 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.00%) PCI DSS
4 15 (2.37%) COBIT
5 14 (2.21%) JSP 440
6 10 (1.58%) SLA
7 9 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.95%) UCITS
9 6 (0.95%) EMIR
10 4 (0.63%) BS25999
11 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.47%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.16%) Basel II
12 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.84%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.95%) Nmap
5 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.32%) vSphere
7 1 (0.16%) Snort
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.58%) WSUS
2 5 (0.79%) SCCM
2 5 (0.79%) SCOM
3 3 (0.47%) Dollar Universe
3 3 (0.47%) Nagios
4 2 (0.32%) Nessus
4 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 79 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.11%) IBM
3 38 (6.00%) Oracle
4 33 (5.21%) Cisco
5 29 (4.58%) VMware
6 20 (3.16%) Qualys
7 15 (2.37%) Avaya
8 13 (2.05%) SAP
9 9 (1.42%) Primavera
10 8 (1.26%) CA
11 7 (1.11%) Sybase
11 7 (1.11%) Netezza
11 7 (1.11%) Teradata
12 6 (0.95%) LANDesk
12 6 (0.95%) ArcSight
12 6 (0.95%) TIBCO
12 6 (0.95%) Bloomberg
12 6 (0.95%) Q1 Labs
13 5 (0.79%) Juniper
13 5 (0.79%) Business Objects
City, London
ANS
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Safran
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k to 60k DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Which?
Salary: c. £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 7 days ago