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 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
Risk Assessment
Rank 496 569 601
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +32
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 464 328 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 365 264 265
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 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%

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%

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 19 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 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
(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 +54 433 £55,000 +10.00% 55
London +50 224 £57,500 - 16
South East +7 87 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Berkshire +28 41 £60,500 +34.44% 2
City of London +15 33 £60,000 +20.00% 6
West Midlands -10 31 £53,250 +63.84% 5
Yorkshire -42 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birmingham +1 22 £55,500 +16.84% 3
North West -10 21 £39,750 -6.47% 10
South West -22 16 £56,500 +10.78% 5
East of England -32 16 £41,250 -5.71% 5
Reading -2 15 £60,500 +34.44%
West Yorkshire -38 15 £47,500 -6.86% 2
Bracknell - 13 £65,000 -
Hampshire +2 12 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Cheshire -4 12 £30,000 -29.41% 5
Kent - 12 £40,000 -
Leeds -31 11 £49,000 -2.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Milton Keynes 0 9 £41,250 +7.14%
Bedfordshire -10 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire +10 8 £41,250 -28.26% 3
Stoke-on-Trent +2 8 £32,500 +8.33%
South Yorkshire -13 8 £40,000 +18.51%
Staffordshire -22 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Sheffield -23 8 £40,000 +18.51%
East Midlands +3 7 £40,000 -17.94%
Scotland -12 7 £38,500 -24.50%
Southampton - 7 £47,500 -
Maidenhead - 7 £85,000 -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 402 (44.82%) Finance
2 276 (30.77%) Information Security
3 259 (28.87%) Project Management
4 247 (27.54%) Risk Management
5 216 (24.08%) Management Information System
6 187 (20.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 179 (19.96%) Security Cleared
8 173 (19.29%) PRINCE2
9 156 (17.39%) Degree
10 155 (17.28%) ITIL
11 153 (17.06%) SC Cleared
12 130 (14.49%) Retail
13 127 (14.16%) CISSP
14 124 (13.82%) Windows
14 124 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
15 111 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
16 102 (11.37%) Microsoft
17 101 (11.26%) Banking
18 96 (10.70%) Firewall
18 96 (10.70%) Telecoms
19 95 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
20 81 (9.03%) Configuration Management
21 80 (8.92%) Change Control
22 77 (8.58%) Security Architecture
22 77 (8.58%) PCI DSS
23 74 (8.25%) Programme Management
24 71 (7.92%) SQL
25 69 (7.69%) Quality Management
25 69 (7.69%) RMADS
26 68 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 23 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.45%) IIS
3 11 (1.23%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.00%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.67%) Lync
6 4 (0.45%) Node.js
7 3 (0.33%) Confluence
7 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.33%) Apache
7 3 (0.33%) SAS
8 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 62 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.90%) MS Project
3 30 (3.34%) MS Office
4 27 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.45%) SmartSuite
7 4 (0.45%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 9 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.78%) Sophis RISQUE
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.33%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.33%) SAP EHS
3 3 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.22%) Summit
5 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 96 (10.70%) Firewall
2 52 (5.80%) Network Security
3 39 (4.35%) VPN
4 26 (2.90%) LAN
4 26 (2.90%) OSPF
4 26 (2.90%) BGP
5 22 (2.45%) TCP/IP
6 20 (2.23%) Internet
7 18 (2.01%) WAN
8 17 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (1.67%) Wireless
10 14 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (1.56%) Junos
11 12 (1.34%) MPLS
12 11 (1.23%) DMZ
12 11 (1.23%) SNMP
13 10 (1.11%) Extranet
14 8 (0.89%) Structured Cabling
15 7 (0.78%) NetScaler
15 7 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.33%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.33%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.33%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.11%) Big Data
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.11%) MySQL
8 1 (0.11%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 20 (2.23%) Visual Studio
1 20 (2.23%) JIRA
2 17 (1.90%) Selenium
3 13 (1.45%) WebDriver
3 13 (1.45%) SpecFlow
4 10 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.89%) FitNesse
6 7 (0.78%) Subversion
7 6 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.56%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.11%) Toad
9 1 (0.11%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 402 (44.82%) Finance
2 130 (14.49%) Retail
3 101 (11.26%) Banking
4 96 (10.70%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.79%) Legal
6 25 (2.79%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.79%) Marketing
7 22 (2.45%) Retail Banking
8 15 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.00%) Local Government
10 9 (1.00%) Advertising
11 7 (0.78%) French Language
11 7 (0.78%) German Language
12 5 (0.56%) Games
12 5 (0.56%) Front Office
12 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.45%) Law
14 3 (0.33%) Military
14 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 197 (21.96%) Analyst
2 130 (14.49%) Project Manager
3 123 (13.71%) Consultant
4 79 (8.81%) Security Analyst
5 76 (8.47%) Security Consultant
6 57 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 55 (6.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 54 (6.02%) Service Manager
9 50 (5.57%) Service Analyst
10 44 (4.91%) Security Manager
11 40 (4.46%) Developer
12 37 (4.12%) Information Security Analyst
12 37 (4.12%) Information Analyst
12 37 (4.12%) Service Transition Analyst
13 36 (4.01%) Senior Manager
14 35 (3.90%) Information Security Consultant
15 33 (3.68%) Senior Project Manager
16 31 (3.46%) CLAS Consultant
17 28 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
18 27 (3.01%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.68%) .NET
2 15 (1.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (1.56%) HTML
3 14 (1.56%) REST
4 12 (1.34%) EDI
5 10 (1.11%) XML
6 8 (0.89%) Middleware
7 6 (0.67%) Gherkin
7 6 (0.67%) Silverlight
8 5 (0.56%) CSS
9 4 (0.45%) JSP
9 4 (0.45%) COM
9 4 (0.45%) MFC
9 4 (0.45%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.45%) XHTML
9 4 (0.45%) STL
9 4 (0.45%) Velocity
9 4 (0.45%) WCF
9 4 (0.45%) CSS3
9 4 (0.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 216 (24.08%) Management Information System
2 124 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (7.69%) RMADS
4 45 (5.02%) CESG
5 42 (4.68%) Computer Science
6 40 (4.46%) CESG CLAS
7 26 (2.90%) NHS
8 17 (1.90%) Credit Risk
9 16 (1.78%) Clustering
10 15 (1.67%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.56%) User Experience
12 12 (1.34%) PKI
12 12 (1.34%) PMI
13 9 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (0.78%) CLARiiON
16 6 (0.67%) SCADA
16 6 (0.67%) Mobile App
17 5 (0.56%) iPad
17 5 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 124 (13.82%) Windows
2 62 (6.91%) Linux
3 50 (5.57%) UNIX
4 23 (2.56%) Solaris
5 11 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.56%) Android
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (30.77%) Information Security
2 259 (28.87%) Project Management
3 247 (27.54%) Risk Management
4 173 (19.29%) PRINCE2
5 155 (17.28%) ITIL
6 111 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 95 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (9.03%) Configuration Management
9 80 (8.92%) Change Control
10 77 (8.58%) Security Architecture
11 74 (8.25%) Programme Management
12 69 (7.69%) Quality Management
13 66 (7.36%) Change Management
13 66 (7.36%) Business Continuity
14 63 (7.02%) Migration
15 61 (6.80%) Security Management
16 60 (6.69%) Information Assurance
17 51 (5.69%) Penetration Testing
18 50 (5.57%) Service Management
18 50 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 71 (7.92%) SQL
2 37 (4.12%) C#
3 27 (3.01%) Java
4 20 (2.23%) C++
5 16 (1.78%) C
6 15 (1.67%) Tcl
6 15 (1.67%) Perl
7 9 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (0.89%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.78%) Python
9 7 (0.78%) VB
10 5 (0.56%) PowerHouse
10 5 (0.56%) Ruby
11 4 (0.45%) Scala
11 4 (0.45%) VBA
12 2 (0.22%) XAML
12 2 (0.22%) VB6
12 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.22%) PHP
12 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 179 (19.96%) Security Cleared
2 156 (17.39%) Degree
3 153 (17.06%) SC Cleared
4 127 (14.16%) CISSP
5 68 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 60 (6.69%) CISM
7 55 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 50 (5.57%) DV Cleared
9 43 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
10 38 (4.24%) CISA
11 32 (3.57%) CEH
12 25 (2.79%) CCNA
13 23 (2.56%) CCNP
14 21 (2.34%) GIAC
15 17 (1.90%) PMI Certification
16 14 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
16 14 (1.56%) CCSA
17 13 (1.45%) MBA
17 13 (1.45%) CHFI
18 10 (1.11%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (20.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 77 (8.58%) PCI DSS
3 50 (5.57%) QA
4 32 (3.57%) COBIT
5 20 (2.23%) ISO 9001
6 15 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (1.45%) COSO
8 12 (1.34%) JSP 440
9 9 (1.00%) SLA
10 5 (0.56%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.22%) BS7799
11 2 (0.22%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.11%) GAMP
12 1 (0.11%) GMP
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.11%) FATCA
12 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.11%) DO-160
System Software
1 18 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.00%) XenApp
4 7 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 7 (0.78%) vSphere
4 7 (0.78%) UAG
5 5 (0.56%) NFS
6 4 (0.45%) Nmap
7 3 (0.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
9 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (2.79%) Nessus
2 14 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.56%) SCCM
5 4 (0.45%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.22%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 102 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.47%) Fujitsu
3 61 (6.80%) Cisco
4 42 (4.68%) Juniper
5 29 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 28 (3.12%) Oracle
7 26 (2.90%) VMware
8 23 (2.56%) Blue Coat
9 14 (1.56%) F5
10 13 (1.45%) HP
11 12 (1.34%) SAP
12 11 (1.23%) EMC
13 10 (1.11%) Citrix
13 10 (1.11%) Huawei
14 9 (1.00%) BMC
14 9 (1.00%) CA
14 9 (1.00%) Remedy
15 8 (0.89%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.78%) NetApp
16 7 (0.78%) Infoblox
Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Public Health England
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 28,000
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, Sussex
WaterJobs - Southern Water
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum plus car and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago