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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 513 551 586
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +35
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 451 342 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 338 272 276
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £82,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.89%

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
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Risk Assessment Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
(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 +37 423 £55,000 +10.00% 39
London +61 216 £60,000 +8.59% 14
South East -1 87 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Berkshire +18 48 £60,500 +34.44%
City of London +14 30 £60,000 +14.28% 4
West Midlands -2 27 £35,750 -4.66% 1
North West -19 24 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Reading -3 22 £60,500 +34.44%
East of England -36 20 £47,500 +14.45% 2
Birmingham +3 17 £55,500 +16.84%
South West -19 17 £54,000 -0.46% 3
Bracknell - 17 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -57 16 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Cheshire -6 14 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Bedfordshire -8 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire +3 11 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Kent - 11 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Wiltshire -3 9 £42,500 -26.08%
West Yorkshire -29 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -1 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Milton Keynes -5 8 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Staffordshire -16 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Midlands - 8 - - 1
East Midlands +3 7 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Manchester -4 7 £40,750 -18.50% 1
South Yorkshire -11 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Scotland -14 7 £38,500 -18.94% 2
Sheffield -18 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire -19 7 £50,000 +17.64%

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 436 (46.98%) Finance
2 289 (31.14%) Information Security
3 275 (29.63%) Risk Management
4 270 (29.09%) Project Management
5 225 (24.25%) Management Information System
6 207 (22.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 190 (20.47%) Security Cleared
8 187 (20.15%) PRINCE2
9 162 (17.46%) SC Cleared
10 157 (16.92%) Degree
11 156 (16.81%) CISSP
12 154 (16.59%) ITIL
13 140 (15.09%) Retail
14 137 (14.76%) Windows
15 124 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 112 (12.07%) Telecoms
17 107 (11.53%) Microsoft
18 104 (11.21%) Banking
19 96 (10.34%) Configuration Management
20 93 (10.02%) Change Control
21 89 (9.59%) Programme Management
22 85 (9.16%) Firewall
23 81 (8.73%) Quality Management
23 81 (8.73%) Fujitsu
24 78 (8.41%) CISM
24 78 (8.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 78 (8.41%) Security Architecture
25 76 (8.19%) SQL
26 74 (7.97%) PCI DSS
27 70 (7.54%) Migration

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.62%) IIS
3 14 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.29%) MS Project Server
5 8 (0.86%) Lync
6 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.54%) Node.js
8 3 (0.32%) SAS
8 3 (0.32%) Apache
9 2 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.22%) Confluence
9 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 64 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.77%) MS Project
3 25 (2.69%) MS Office
4 18 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.32%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 9 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.65%) Sophis RISQUE
4 4 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.32%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.22%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.22%) Summit
6 2 (0.22%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 85 (9.16%) Firewall
2 46 (4.96%) Network Security
3 27 (2.91%) VPN
4 22 (2.37%) TCP/IP
5 21 (2.26%) OSPF
5 21 (2.26%) BGP
6 20 (2.16%) LAN
7 19 (2.05%) Internet
8 17 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (1.40%) Wireless
9 13 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (1.29%) MPLS
10 12 (1.29%) SNMP
11 11 (1.19%) WAN
11 11 (1.19%) Junos
12 10 (1.08%) DMZ
13 8 (0.86%) Structured Cabling
14 7 (0.75%) NetScaler
14 7 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.32%) Big Data
7 2 (0.22%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.22%) QlikView
7 2 (0.22%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.22%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.22%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) MySQL
8 1 (0.11%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (2.69%) Visual Studio
2 17 (1.83%) JIRA
2 17 (1.83%) Selenium
3 12 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.29%) WebDriver
3 12 (1.29%) SpecFlow
4 6 (0.65%) Subversion
4 6 (0.65%) TeamCity
4 6 (0.65%) FitNesse
4 6 (0.65%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.54%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.22%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.11%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.11%) Toad
7 1 (0.11%) TestDirector
General
1 436 (46.98%) Finance
2 140 (15.09%) Retail
3 112 (12.07%) Telecoms
4 104 (11.21%) Banking
5 35 (3.77%) Legal
6 25 (2.69%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.69%) Marketing
7 18 (1.94%) Retail Banking
8 17 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.40%) Advertising
10 10 (1.08%) Local Government
10 10 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.75%) French Language
11 7 (0.75%) German Language
12 5 (0.54%) Front Office
12 5 (0.54%) Military
13 4 (0.43%) Law
13 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 207 (22.31%) Analyst
2 132 (14.22%) Project Manager
3 122 (13.15%) Consultant
4 89 (9.59%) Security Analyst
5 82 (8.84%) Security Consultant
6 65 (7.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 64 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 51 (5.50%) Service Analyst
8 51 (5.50%) Service Manager
9 45 (4.85%) Security Manager
10 43 (4.63%) Senior Manager
10 43 (4.63%) Developer
11 40 (4.31%) Senior Project Manager
11 40 (4.31%) Service Transition Analyst
12 39 (4.20%) Information Security Consultant
13 36 (3.88%) Information Security Analyst
13 36 (3.88%) Information Analyst
14 30 (3.23%) Risk Manager
15 29 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
16 28 (3.02%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.56%) .NET
2 17 (1.83%) ASP.NET
3 16 (1.72%) HTML
4 13 (1.40%) REST
5 11 (1.19%) EDI
5 11 (1.19%) XML
6 9 (0.97%) Middleware
7 8 (0.86%) Silverlight
7 8 (0.86%) HTML5
8 7 (0.75%) CSS
9 6 (0.65%) COM
9 6 (0.65%) STL
9 6 (0.65%) jQuery
9 6 (0.65%) Velocity
9 6 (0.65%) WCF
9 6 (0.65%) XHTML
9 6 (0.65%) MFC
9 6 (0.65%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (0.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 225 (24.25%) Management Information System
2 69 (7.44%) RMADS
3 42 (4.53%) CESG
4 37 (3.99%) CESG CLAS
5 35 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.80%) NHS
7 17 (1.83%) Credit Risk
7 17 (1.83%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.62%) PKI
9 12 (1.29%) PMI
10 11 (1.19%) Clustering
11 7 (0.75%) CLARiiON
11 7 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.65%) SCADA
12 6 (0.65%) Statistics
13 5 (0.54%) FMCG
13 5 (0.54%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.43%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 137 (14.76%) Windows
2 64 (6.90%) Linux
3 45 (4.85%) UNIX
4 18 (1.94%) Solaris
5 12 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.43%) Android
10 3 (0.32%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.22%) AIX
12 1 (0.11%) zOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (31.14%) Information Security
2 275 (29.63%) Risk Management
3 270 (29.09%) Project Management
4 187 (20.15%) PRINCE2
5 154 (16.59%) ITIL
6 124 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 96 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 93 (10.02%) Change Control
9 89 (9.59%) Programme Management
10 81 (8.73%) Quality Management
11 78 (8.41%) Security Architecture
12 70 (7.54%) Migration
13 69 (7.44%) Security Management
14 66 (7.11%) Business Continuity
14 66 (7.11%) Change Management
15 60 (6.47%) Information Assurance
16 57 (6.14%) Penetration Testing
17 55 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
18 51 (5.50%) Service Delivery
18 51 (5.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (8.19%) SQL
2 42 (4.53%) C#
3 35 (3.77%) Java
4 24 (2.59%) C++
5 15 (1.62%) C
6 13 (1.40%) Perl
7 11 (1.19%) Tcl
7 11 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 9 (0.97%) Python
9 7 (0.75%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.65%) Scala
11 5 (0.54%) PowerHouse
11 5 (0.54%) Ruby
11 5 (0.54%) VBA
12 4 (0.43%) VB
12 4 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.22%) XAML
13 2 (0.22%) VB6
13 2 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 190 (20.47%) Security Cleared
2 162 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 157 (16.92%) Degree
4 156 (16.81%) CISSP
5 78 (8.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 78 (8.41%) CISM
6 62 (6.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 59 (6.36%) CISA
8 53 (5.71%) DV Cleared
9 34 (3.66%) CEH
10 26 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (2.69%) GIAC
12 21 (2.26%) PMI Certification
13 15 (1.62%) CCNA
13 15 (1.62%) MBA
13 15 (1.62%) CRISC
14 13 (1.40%) CHFI
15 11 (1.19%) CCSA
15 11 (1.19%) PMP
15 11 (1.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (22.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (7.97%) PCI DSS
3 58 (6.25%) QA
4 37 (3.99%) COBIT
5 21 (2.26%) ISO 9001
6 13 (1.40%) COSO
7 11 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (1.19%) JSP 440
8 10 (1.08%) SLA
9 7 (0.75%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.54%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.32%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.32%) BS7799
11 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.11%) GAMP
13 1 (0.11%) GMP
13 1 (0.11%) GAAP
13 1 (0.11%) DO-160
13 1 (0.11%) Basel III
System Software
1 23 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.08%) XenApp
4 9 (0.97%) vSphere
5 7 (0.75%) UAG
5 7 (0.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (0.65%) Active Directory
7 5 (0.54%) NFS
8 4 (0.43%) Nmap
9 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.11%) XenServer
10 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (2.59%) Nessus
2 16 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.54%) SCCM
5 4 (0.43%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.22%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.22%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 107 (11.53%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.73%) Fujitsu
3 54 (5.82%) Cisco
4 38 (4.09%) Juniper
5 34 (3.66%) Oracle
6 31 (3.34%) VMware
7 25 (2.69%) CheckPoint
8 19 (2.05%) Blue Coat
9 17 (1.83%) HP
10 14 (1.51%) F5
11 12 (1.29%) SAP
12 11 (1.19%) EMC
12 11 (1.19%) Citrix
13 10 (1.08%) Huawei
14 9 (0.97%) BMC
14 9 (0.97%) CA
14 9 (0.97%) Remedy
15 8 (0.86%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.86%) IBM
16 7 (0.75%) NetApp
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Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: 50000 - 60000 + Home Based + excellent benefits
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Company car + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus package and excellent compan
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexible Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
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Salary: Competetive package + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
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Salary: please quote
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + amazing bens package
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
UK
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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