The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 461 580 610
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +30
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 498 419 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 392 305 310
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median 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
78934 92697 97322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.56% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65072 76555 80048
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,193
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +113 472 £52,500 -4.54% 55
London +73 235 £55,000 -15.38% 21
South East +85 83 £46,700 +3.77% 8
City of London +32 44 £46,000 -29.23% 8
North West -16 40 £44,250 -16.81% 7
West Midlands +3 37 £42,500 +28.61% 5
Berkshire +73 32 £50,000 +11.11%
South West +28 30 £62,500 +21.35% 7
Birmingham +6 28 £40,000 -14.89% 4
Bristol +34 21 £70,000 +66.66% 1
Reading +44 18 £44,000 -14.14%
Yorkshire +31 18 £45,000 +2.27% 3
East of England +15 18 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Hertfordshire +16 17 £50,000 +28.20% 1
West Yorkshire +37 14 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Surrey +33 14 £50,750 +12.77% 2
Manchester -27 13 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Cheshire - 11 £50,000 - 3
East Sussex - 11 £45,000 - 2
Brighton - 11 £45,000 - 2
Watford +2 10 £50,000 -16.66%
South Wales +2 9 £70,000 +100.00%
Wales -8 9 £70,000 +100.00%
Lancashire - 9 £41,000 - 1
Hampshire +9 8 £45,000 -37.50% 2
Kent +5 8 £52,500 -2.32%
Oxfordshire +39 7 £33,500 - 2
Leeds +27 7 £45,000 - 2
Merseyside -8 7 £33,250 -55.66%
Liverpool -15 7 £33,250 -55.66%

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 483 (51.11%) Information Security
2 342 (36.19%) CISSP
3 317 (33.54%) Finance
3 317 (33.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 273 (28.89%) Management Information System
5 261 (27.62%) CISM
6 246 (26.03%) Risk Management
7 202 (21.38%) CISA
8 179 (18.94%) Cybersecurity
9 177 (18.73%) Security Management
10 176 (18.62%) Security Architecture
11 175 (18.52%) Project Management
12 173 (18.31%) ITIL
13 163 (17.25%) PCI DSS
14 159 (16.83%) Firewall
15 150 (15.87%) Information Security Management
16 140 (14.81%) Degree
17 132 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 127 (13.44%) Data Protection
19 115 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
20 108 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
21 107 (11.32%) COBIT
22 106 (11.22%) Microsoft
23 99 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
24 98 (10.37%) Windows
25 97 (10.26%) Unix
25 97 (10.26%) SIEM
26 96 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
27 94 (9.95%) Banking
28 88 (9.31%) Linux

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 39 (4.13%) WebLogic
3 36 (3.81%) JBoss
4 33 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 25 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 22 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (0.95%) IIS
10 5 (0.53%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.53%) SAS
11 4 (0.42%) Apache
12 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.21%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.21%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.11%) CMS
13 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 77 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.49%) MS Office
3 25 (2.65%) MS Project
4 24 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.42%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) Maple
8 1 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.11%) Simulink
8 1 (0.11%) SmartSuite
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (2.33%) Sentinel
2 14 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.95%) Temenos T24
4 8 (0.85%) assyst
5 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle AML
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.28%) IaaS
4 25 (2.65%) Office 365
5 16 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.95%) SaaS
7 3 (0.32%) PaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 159 (16.83%) Firewall
2 81 (8.57%) Network Security
3 36 (3.81%) LAN
4 34 (3.60%) WAN
5 32 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 29 (3.07%) VPN
7 24 (2.54%) SAN
8 23 (2.43%) DNS
8 23 (2.43%) Internet
9 20 (2.12%) HTTP
10 16 (1.69%) BGP
10 16 (1.69%) OSPF
10 16 (1.69%) TCP/IP
11 15 (1.59%) DHCP
12 13 (1.38%) Wireless
13 12 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (1.27%) IPsec
14 10 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (0.95%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.54%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.38%) Big Data
4 8 (0.85%) Data Mining
4 8 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.42%) GIS
6 4 (0.42%) MySQL
6 4 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.21%) MS Access
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.21%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (1.27%) AppScan
1 12 (1.27%) Burp Suite
1 12 (1.27%) Paros
2 9 (0.95%) JIRA
3 7 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.42%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.21%) QADirector
6 2 (0.21%) Subversion
6 2 (0.21%) TestPartner
General
1 317 (33.54%) Finance
2 94 (9.95%) Banking
3 60 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 56 (5.93%) Legal
5 27 (2.86%) Retail
6 21 (2.22%) Marketing
6 21 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (2.12%) International Banking
8 19 (2.01%) Aerospace
9 18 (1.90%) Games
10 16 (1.69%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.85%) German Language
11 8 (0.85%) Spanish Language
12 7 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.74%) French Language
12 7 (0.74%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.63%) Billing
13 6 (0.63%) Electronics
14 5 (0.53%) Law
14 5 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 219 (23.17%) Analyst
2 141 (14.92%) Consultant
3 140 (14.81%) Security Analyst
4 93 (9.84%) Security Consultant
5 65 (6.88%) Architect
6 62 (6.56%) IT Analyst
7 61 (6.46%) Security Specialist
8 59 (6.24%) Information Analyst
8 59 (6.24%) Information Security Analyst
9 58 (6.14%) Security Manager
10 54 (5.71%) Security Architect
11 52 (5.50%) Security Officer
12 48 (5.08%) IT Security Analyst
13 44 (4.66%) Information Security Officer
13 44 (4.66%) Project Manager
14 42 (4.44%) Information Security Consultant
15 41 (4.34%) Information Manager
15 41 (4.34%) Senior Analyst
16 39 (4.13%) Senior Security Analyst
17 38 (4.02%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.65%) J2EE
2 23 (2.43%) Middleware
2 23 (2.43%) Web Services
3 20 (2.12%) Java EE
4 11 (1.16%) EDI
5 9 (0.95%) .NET
5 9 (0.95%) SOAP
6 8 (0.85%) AngularJS
7 7 (0.74%) Gherkin
7 7 (0.74%) Node.js
7 7 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (0.74%) RESTful
8 6 (0.63%) HTML
9 5 (0.53%) XML
10 4 (0.42%) Apache Flex
10 4 (0.42%) CSS
11 3 (0.32%) IBM Integration Bus
11 3 (0.32%) XHTML
12 2 (0.21%) COM
12 2 (0.21%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 273 (28.89%) Management Information System
2 115 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (6.46%) Data Centre
4 60 (6.35%) CESG
5 45 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
6 37 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 29 (3.07%) Security Operations Centre
8 26 (2.75%) Cyber Attack
9 25 (2.65%) Cryptography
10 21 (2.22%) Credit Risk
10 21 (2.22%) PKI
11 16 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 15 (1.59%) Mainframe
13 12 (1.27%) User Experience
13 12 (1.27%) Virtual Team
14 10 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
14 10 (1.06%) Life Science
15 9 (0.95%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
16 8 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (10.37%) Windows
2 97 (10.26%) Unix
3 88 (9.31%) Linux
4 49 (5.19%) Windows Server
5 21 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.95%) Data ONTAP
7 8 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.53%) AIX
9 4 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.32%) zOS
11 2 (0.21%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Android
12 1 (0.11%) NetWare
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (51.11%) Information Security
2 246 (26.03%) Risk Management
3 179 (18.94%) Cybersecurity
4 177 (18.73%) Security Management
5 176 (18.62%) Security Architecture
6 175 (18.52%) Project Management
7 173 (18.31%) ITIL
8 150 (15.87%) Information Security Management
9 132 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 127 (13.44%) Data Protection
11 108 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
12 99 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 97 (10.26%) SIEM
14 96 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
15 86 (9.10%) ISMS
16 81 (8.57%) Change Management
17 80 (8.47%) Information Assurance
18 71 (7.51%) Risk Analysis
19 70 (7.41%) Security Operations
20 67 (7.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (7.20%) SQL
2 55 (5.82%) Java
3 31 (3.28%) C
4 20 (2.12%) PL/SQL
5 19 (2.01%) C#
6 17 (1.80%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.59%) Python
8 12 (1.27%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 8 (0.85%) Bourne shell
11 6 (0.63%) PHP
12 5 (0.53%) VB
13 4 (0.42%) C++
13 4 (0.42%) R
13 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.32%) Perl
14 3 (0.32%) Scala
14 3 (0.32%) VBA
15 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 342 (36.19%) CISSP
2 261 (27.62%) CISM
3 202 (21.38%) CISA
4 140 (14.81%) Degree
5 79 (8.36%) Security Cleared
6 65 (6.88%) SC Cleared
7 61 (6.46%) CRISC
8 58 (6.14%) CEH
9 52 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
10 48 (5.08%) SANS
11 32 (3.39%) CESG Certified Professional
12 29 (3.07%) CCNP
13 26 (2.75%) CISMP
14 23 (2.43%) ISSAP
15 21 (2.22%) GIAC
16 20 (2.12%) ISEB
17 17 (1.80%) ISTQB
18 16 (1.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
19 14 (1.48%) CLAS
19 14 (1.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (33.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 163 (17.25%) PCI DSS
3 107 (11.32%) COBIT
4 54 (5.71%) QA
5 41 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 41 (4.34%) RMADS
6 29 (3.07%) ISO27002
7 25 (2.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 24 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 22 (2.33%) SLA
10 15 (1.59%) ISO 9001
11 14 (1.48%) GPG13
12 13 (1.38%) JSP 440
13 10 (1.06%) HMG Infosec
14 8 (0.85%) ISO22301
15 5 (0.53%) FATCA
15 5 (0.53%) PA-DSS
16 4 (0.42%) BS25999
16 4 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
16 4 (0.42%) ISO27005
System Software
1 34 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.12%) VMware Server
4 17 (1.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (0.53%) Firmware
6 4 (0.42%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.21%) NDS
7 2 (0.21%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 17 (1.80%) Nagios
1 17 (1.80%) Tivoli
2 15 (1.59%) Nessus
3 12 (1.27%) HP Fortify
3 12 (1.27%) WebInspect
4 9 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.95%) SCCM
4 9 (0.95%) WSUS
5 7 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.42%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.42%) Icinga
7 3 (0.32%) QRadar
7 3 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.21%) Control-M
8 2 (0.21%) OpenView
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.21%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 106 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.67%) Oracle
3 50 (5.29%) VMware
4 45 (4.76%) HP
5 38 (4.02%) Cisco
6 24 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 21 (2.22%) Sybase
8 19 (2.01%) ArcSight
9 15 (1.59%) ServiceNow
10 14 (1.48%) IBM
11 13 (1.38%) Juniper
11 13 (1.38%) Sophos
12 11 (1.16%) CA
13 10 (1.06%) NetApp
14 8 (0.85%) Citrix
14 8 (0.85%) EMC
14 8 (0.85%) Fortinet
15 7 (0.74%) LogRhythm
15 7 (0.74%) SAP
15 7 (0.74%) TIBCO
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Marks Sattin
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 16 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago