The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 534 562 606
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +44
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 420 326 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 295 263 276
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93957 85653 91299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75631 70015 77736
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +10 394 £55,000 +10.00% 57
London +40 208 £60,000 +9.09% 26
South East +14 92 £55,500 +23.33% 11
Berkshire +19 53 £57,500 +27.77% 1
City of London +11 41 £65,000 +19.26% 8
Reading -1 32 £55,500 +23.33%
North West +1 19 £43,750 +2.94% 4
East of England -18 18 £50,500 +26.25% 4
Bracknell - 16 £65,000 -
West Midlands -2 15 £32,500 -31.57% 3
South West -8 13 £54,000 -24.47% 2
Wales +2 12 £45,000 -
Hampshire +9 11 £51,250 +36.66%
Kent -2 11 £45,000 - 3
Bedfordshire -8 11 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Manchester +15 10 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Yorkshire -53 10 £33,250 -16.87% 2
Canary Wharf +7 9 £51,500 -23.70%
Surrey -17 8 £52,500 +16.66% 3
West Yorkshire -35 8 £47,500 +31.03% 1
Basingstoke +1 7 £45,000 +20.00%
South Wales 0 7 £45,000 -
Wiltshire -2 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Cheshire -7 7 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Luton -10 7 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Birmingham +5 6 £49,000 +3.15%
Stoke-on-Trent +2 6 £32,500 +8.33% 2
East Midlands +2 6 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £38,250 -0.64% 2
Staffordshire -3 6 £32,500 +8.33% 2

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 392 (43.80%) Finance
2 274 (30.61%) Information Security
3 260 (29.05%) Risk Management
4 254 (28.38%) Project Management
5 216 (24.13%) Management Information System
6 212 (23.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 187 (20.89%) Security Cleared
8 180 (20.11%) PRINCE2
9 165 (18.44%) SC Cleared
10 164 (18.32%) CISSP
11 149 (16.65%) Degree
12 133 (14.86%) ITIL
13 131 (14.64%) Retail
14 130 (14.53%) Windows
15 125 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 118 (13.18%) Telecoms
17 109 (12.18%) Banking
18 98 (10.95%) Microsoft
18 98 (10.95%) Change Control
19 92 (10.28%) Configuration Management
20 89 (9.94%) Programme Management
21 85 (9.50%) Quality Management
22 80 (8.94%) CISM
23 79 (8.83%) Fujitsu
24 76 (8.49%) SQL
24 76 (8.49%) Security Architecture
25 74 (8.27%) Migration
26 73 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 72 (8.04%) CISA
28 69 (7.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.56%) IIS
4 13 (1.45%) MS Project Server
5 12 (1.34%) Lync
6 9 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.56%) Node.js
8 4 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.22%) Apache
10 2 (0.22%) SAS
10 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.22%) Confluence
10 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.11%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 61 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.58%) MS Project
3 21 (2.35%) MS Office
4 10 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.34%) Summit
5 2 (0.22%) Sophis RISQUE
5 2 (0.22%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (6.37%) Firewall
2 35 (3.91%) Network Security
3 16 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (1.68%) Internet
5 13 (1.45%) VPN
5 13 (1.45%) OSPF
5 13 (1.45%) BGP
6 12 (1.34%) MPLS
7 11 (1.23%) SNMP
8 10 (1.12%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.01%) SAN
10 8 (0.89%) HTTP
11 7 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.78%) Wireless
12 6 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.67%) NetScaler
12 6 (0.67%) DHCP
13 5 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
14 4 (0.45%) LAN
14 4 (0.45%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.45%) Big Data
8 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.22%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.22%) QlikView
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.22%) DTS
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (2.91%) Visual Studio
2 13 (1.45%) Selenium
3 12 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.89%) JIRA
5 7 (0.78%) SpecFlow
5 7 (0.78%) WebDriver
5 7 (0.78%) Subversion
6 6 (0.67%) Metasploit
6 6 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.56%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.11%) Robotium
9 1 (0.11%) Calabash
9 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.11%) Toad
9 1 (0.11%) TestDirector
General
1 392 (43.80%) Finance
2 131 (14.64%) Retail
3 118 (13.18%) Telecoms
4 109 (12.18%) Banking
5 41 (4.58%) Legal
6 33 (3.69%) Investment Banking
7 21 (2.35%) Marketing
8 16 (1.79%) Retail Banking
8 16 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.34%) Advertising
10 11 (1.23%) Local Government
11 8 (0.89%) Front Office
12 7 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.78%) French Language
12 7 (0.78%) German Language
13 5 (0.56%) Law
13 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.56%) Military
14 4 (0.45%) Automotive
14 4 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 176 (19.66%) Analyst
2 137 (15.31%) Project Manager
3 117 (13.07%) Consultant
4 85 (9.50%) Security Analyst
5 79 (8.83%) Security Consultant
6 62 (6.93%) Infrastructure Manager
7 61 (6.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 49 (5.47%) Security Manager
9 45 (5.03%) Senior Manager
9 45 (5.03%) Developer
10 43 (4.80%) Service Manager
11 41 (4.58%) Senior Project Manager
12 40 (4.47%) Information Security Consultant
13 33 (3.69%) Information Security Analyst
13 33 (3.69%) Information Analyst
14 31 (3.46%) Service Analyst
15 29 (3.24%) Business Analyst
16 27 (3.02%) Tester
16 27 (3.02%) IT Security Analyst
17 25 (2.79%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.91%) .NET
2 18 (2.01%) HTML
3 15 (1.68%) ASP.NET
3 15 (1.68%) XML
4 11 (1.23%) Silverlight
5 10 (1.12%) Middleware
5 10 (1.12%) HTML5
6 9 (1.01%) .NET Framework
6 9 (1.01%) WCF
6 9 (1.01%) MFC
6 9 (1.01%) STL
6 9 (1.01%) COM
7 7 (0.78%) CSS
7 7 (0.78%) RESTful
7 7 (0.78%) Velocity
7 7 (0.78%) REST
8 6 (0.67%) CSS3
8 6 (0.67%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (0.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 216 (24.13%) Management Information System
2 65 (7.26%) RMADS
3 35 (3.91%) CESG
4 27 (3.02%) CESG CLAS
5 24 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.46%) NHS
7 20 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 20 (2.23%) PKI
8 16 (1.79%) Credit Risk
9 8 (0.89%) PMI
9 8 (0.89%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (0.67%) CLARiiON
12 5 (0.56%) Clustering
12 5 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.56%) Statistics
12 5 (0.56%) CMDB
12 5 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.45%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 130 (14.53%) Windows
2 57 (6.37%) Linux
3 24 (2.68%) UNIX
4 11 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.12%) Solaris
6 9 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.89%) Android
7 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.89%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.67%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.67%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.67%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (30.61%) Information Security
2 260 (29.05%) Risk Management
3 254 (28.38%) Project Management
4 180 (20.11%) PRINCE2
5 133 (14.86%) ITIL
6 125 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 98 (10.95%) Change Control
8 92 (10.28%) Configuration Management
9 89 (9.94%) Programme Management
10 85 (9.50%) Quality Management
11 76 (8.49%) Security Architecture
12 74 (8.27%) Migration
13 63 (7.04%) Security Management
14 61 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
15 58 (6.48%) Change Management
16 57 (6.37%) Service Delivery
17 54 (6.03%) Information Assurance
18 53 (5.92%) Business Continuity
19 47 (5.25%) Network Design
20 46 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (8.49%) SQL
2 43 (4.80%) Java
3 38 (4.25%) C#
4 28 (3.13%) C++
5 17 (1.90%) C
6 9 (1.01%) Python
6 9 (1.01%) PowerShell
7 8 (0.89%) VBA
7 8 (0.89%) PL/SQL
8 7 (0.78%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.78%) Scala
9 5 (0.56%) Ruby
9 5 (0.56%) Perl
10 4 (0.45%) VB
10 4 (0.45%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.34%) Tcl
11 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.22%) PHP
12 2 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 187 (20.89%) Security Cleared
2 165 (18.44%) SC Cleared
3 164 (18.32%) CISSP
4 149 (16.65%) Degree
5 80 (8.94%) CISM
6 73 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 72 (8.04%) CISA
8 69 (7.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 57 (6.37%) DV Cleared
10 31 (3.46%) CEH
11 23 (2.57%) PMI Certification
12 20 (2.23%) GIAC
13 18 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (1.90%) PMP
14 17 (1.90%) CRISC
15 15 (1.68%) CCNA
16 13 (1.45%) ISEB
16 13 (1.45%) CHFI
17 9 (1.01%) MBA
17 9 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (23.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (6.70%) PCI DSS
3 51 (5.70%) QA
4 31 (3.46%) COBIT
5 23 (2.57%) ISO 9001
6 14 (1.56%) SLA
6 14 (1.56%) COSO
7 11 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (1.12%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.89%) JSP 440
10 7 (0.78%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.45%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.45%) BS7799
12 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.22%) BS25999
14 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.11%) GAMP
14 1 (0.11%) GMP
14 1 (0.11%) GAAP
System Software
1 24 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.01%) XenApp
3 9 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.89%) vSphere
5 6 (0.67%) UAG
5 6 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (0.56%) NFS
7 4 (0.45%) Nmap
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
9 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (1.90%) Nessus
2 12 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.56%) SCCM
5 4 (0.45%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.22%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.22%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 98 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 79 (8.83%) Fujitsu
3 40 (4.47%) Oracle
4 30 (3.35%) VMware
5 28 (3.13%) Cisco
6 22 (2.46%) Juniper
7 21 (2.35%) HP
8 13 (1.45%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.23%) Blue Coat
9 11 (1.23%) Actimize
9 11 (1.23%) Norkom
10 10 (1.12%) Huawei
10 10 (1.12%) F5
10 10 (1.12%) Remedy
10 10 (1.12%) EMC
10 10 (1.12%) Citrix
10 10 (1.12%) IBM
10 10 (1.12%) BMC
11 9 (1.01%) CA
12 8 (0.89%) NetApp
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: NEG + Bens + CA
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Ashford, Kent
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Salary: NEG + Bens + CA
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 + Home Based + excellent benefits
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Salary: please quote
Posted: Yesterday
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Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £66000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
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London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
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Egham, Surrey
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Dungiven, County Londonderry
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Salary: £30,500 - £38,100
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