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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
UK
Rank 526 520 558
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +38
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 328 471 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.52% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 248 365 342
Median salary £52,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £93,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -

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
73636 90103 92424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.28% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60524 74752 75526
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 25 February 2017 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -11 300 £52,500 -4.54% 40
London 0 123 £52,500 -13.93% 13
South East +61 78 £50,000 -4.76% 6
North West -25 34 £41,000 -24.14% 2
Surrey +52 21 £52,500 +7.69% 3
City of London +30 20 £45,500 -25.40% 3
West Midlands +36 19 £42,500 - 3
Berkshire +44 18 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire +27 14 £45,000 -37.50% 1
South West -4 14 £45,000 -14.28% 8
Cheshire - 13 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham +20 11 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Staines - 11 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire +23 10 £35,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +7 10 £60,000 +54.83% 3
Lancashire - 10 £41,000 - 1
East Sussex +15 9 £40,000 -18.78%
Brighton +13 9 £40,000 -18.78%
Kent +18 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +16 8 £36,000 -58.85% 1
East Midlands +12 8 £51,500 -20.76% 2
Bristol -7 8 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Oxford - 8 £36,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +8 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Manchester -54 7 £62,500 +8.69%
Wales +15 6 £31,304 -37.39% 2
North Yorkshire +9 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Harrogate - 6 £32,500 -
Maidenhead - 6 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf -5 5 £65,000 -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 391 (46.83%) Information Security
2 301 (36.05%) CISSP
3 300 (35.93%) Finance
4 268 (32.10%) Management Information System
5 262 (31.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 234 (28.02%) CISM
7 230 (27.54%) Risk Management
8 183 (21.92%) ITIL
9 171 (20.48%) Security Architecture
10 167 (20.00%) CISA
11 164 (19.64%) Firewall
12 151 (18.08%) Security Management
13 149 (17.84%) PCI DSS
14 135 (16.17%) Cybersecurity
15 129 (15.45%) Project Management
16 124 (14.85%) Degree
17 120 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
18 119 (14.25%) Information Security Management
19 115 (13.77%) Windows
20 106 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
20 106 (12.69%) Security Cleared
21 103 (12.34%) SIEM
22 97 (11.62%) Data Protection
23 95 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
24 94 (11.26%) Microsoft
25 86 (10.30%) Continuous Improvement
26 85 (10.18%) SC Cleared
27 84 (10.06%) Penetration Testing
28 82 (9.82%) COBIT
29 79 (9.46%) Network Security

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 28 (3.35%) SharePoint
1 28 (3.35%) WebLogic
2 25 (2.99%) JBoss
3 22 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 14 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (1.20%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.48%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.48%) SAS
9 4 (0.48%) TPMS
10 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.24%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.24%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.12%) CMS
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.47%) MS Office
3 16 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.80%) MS Project
5 10 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.24%) SPSS
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) Maple
7 1 (0.12%) Simulink
7 1 (0.12%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 30 (3.59%) Sentinel
2 14 (1.68%) assyst
2 14 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.08%) Temenos T24
4 8 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.24%) Primavera
7 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.47%) Office 365
2 27 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.92%) IaaS
6 7 (0.84%) SaaS
7 2 (0.24%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 164 (19.64%) Firewall
2 79 (9.46%) Network Security
3 37 (4.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (2.40%) BGP
4 20 (2.40%) OSPF
5 19 (2.28%) MPLS
5 19 (2.28%) TCP/IP
6 17 (2.04%) Internet
7 16 (1.92%) LAN
8 15 (1.80%) HTTP
8 15 (1.80%) SAN
8 15 (1.80%) VPN
8 15 (1.80%) WAN
9 13 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (0.72%) DNS
12 4 (0.48%) SSL
12 4 (0.48%) Wireless
13 3 (0.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.32%) Big Data
2 11 (1.32%) MongoDB
2 11 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 6 (0.72%) GIS
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.24%) Redis
6 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.44%) AppScan
2 12 (1.44%) Burp Suite
2 12 (1.44%) Paros
3 6 (0.72%) JMeter
4 5 (0.60%) JIRA
4 5 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.36%) Appium
6 3 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.36%) Gatling
6 3 (0.36%) Jasmine
6 3 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (0.36%) Mockito
6 3 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.36%) QUnit
6 3 (0.36%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.36%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.36%) TestComplete
6 3 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 300 (35.93%) Finance
2 72 (8.62%) Banking
3 46 (5.51%) Legal
4 42 (5.03%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.23%) Retail
6 22 (2.63%) Marketing
7 16 (1.92%) Aerospace
8 15 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.44%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.44%) Games
10 11 (1.32%) Military
11 9 (1.08%) International Banking
12 8 (0.96%) German Language
12 8 (0.96%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
13 7 (0.84%) Electronics
13 7 (0.84%) French Language
13 7 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.72%) Back Office
14 6 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 209 (25.03%) Analyst
2 138 (16.53%) Security Analyst
3 110 (13.17%) Consultant
4 85 (10.18%) Security Consultant
5 64 (7.66%) Information Analyst
6 63 (7.54%) Information Security Analyst
7 60 (7.19%) IT Analyst
8 59 (7.07%) Architect
9 50 (5.99%) Security Specialist
10 48 (5.75%) Security Officer
11 45 (5.39%) IT Security Analyst
12 43 (5.15%) Security Architect
12 43 (5.15%) Security Manager
13 39 (4.67%) Information Security Consultant
13 39 (4.67%) Information Security Officer
14 33 (3.95%) Business Analyst
15 32 (3.83%) Information Officer
16 29 (3.47%) Information Manager
17 28 (3.35%) Project Manager
17 28 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.51%) Web Services
2 20 (2.40%) Middleware
3 17 (2.04%) Gherkin
4 16 (1.92%) J2EE
5 11 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 9 (1.08%) Java EE
7 9 (1.08%) Node.js
8 8 (0.96%) .NET
9 6 (0.72%) EDI
10 5 (0.60%) XML
11 4 (0.48%) Apache Flex
11 4 (0.48%) CSS
11 4 (0.48%) HTML
12 3 (0.36%) IBM Integration Bus
12 3 (0.36%) WireMock
12 3 (0.36%) XHTML
13 2 (0.24%) JDBC
13 2 (0.24%) JMS
13 2 (0.24%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 268 (32.10%) Management Information System
2 95 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (7.78%) CESG
4 60 (7.19%) Data Centre
5 42 (5.03%) Data Protection Act
6 28 (3.35%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 15 (1.80%) Freedom of Information
8 15 (1.80%) Mainframe
9 14 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.20%) Cyber Attack
11 9 (1.08%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
12 8 (0.96%) PKI
12 8 (0.96%) User Experience
13 7 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (0.72%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.72%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.72%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 115 (13.77%) Windows
2 75 (8.98%) Linux
3 60 (7.19%) Unix
4 38 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
6 10 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.84%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.72%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.60%) AIX
10 5 (0.60%) Android
11 4 (0.48%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.36%) zOS
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (46.83%) Information Security
2 230 (27.54%) Risk Management
3 183 (21.92%) ITIL
4 171 (20.48%) Security Architecture
5 151 (18.08%) Security Management
6 135 (16.17%) Cybersecurity
7 129 (15.45%) Project Management
8 120 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 119 (14.25%) Information Security Management
10 106 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (12.34%) SIEM
12 97 (11.62%) Data Protection
13 86 (10.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 84 (10.06%) Penetration Testing
15 65 (7.78%) Change Management
16 64 (7.66%) Service Delivery
17 61 (7.31%) Information Assurance
17 61 (7.31%) ISMS
18 58 (6.95%) TOGAF
19 56 (6.71%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 45 (5.39%) Java
2 42 (5.03%) C
3 39 (4.67%) SQL
4 23 (2.75%) C#
5 21 (2.51%) Bash Shell
6 19 (2.28%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 14 (1.68%) Bourne shell
9 13 (1.56%) Python
10 12 (1.44%) C++
11 9 (1.08%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.48%) Scala
12 4 (0.48%) VB
13 3 (0.36%) PHP
13 3 (0.36%) R
13 3 (0.36%) VBScript
14 2 (0.24%) Perl
15 1 (0.12%) Delphi
15 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 301 (36.05%) CISSP
2 234 (28.02%) CISM
3 167 (20.00%) CISA
4 124 (14.85%) Degree
5 106 (12.69%) Security Cleared
6 85 (10.18%) SC Cleared
7 58 (6.95%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (5.99%) CRISC
9 45 (5.39%) CESG Certified Professional
10 42 (5.03%) SANS
11 41 (4.91%) CEH
12 27 (3.23%) CCNP
12 27 (3.23%) GIAC
12 27 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (2.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 23 (2.75%) ISEB
14 19 (2.28%) CISMP
15 18 (2.16%) CLAS
15 18 (2.16%) ISTQB
16 15 (1.80%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 262 (31.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 149 (17.84%) PCI DSS
3 82 (9.82%) COBIT
4 51 (6.11%) QA
5 48 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 38 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
7 34 (4.07%) RMADS
8 29 (3.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 21 (2.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 21 (2.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 20 (2.40%) PMO
11 15 (1.80%) ISO27002
11 15 (1.80%) SLA
12 14 (1.68%) GPG13
13 11 (1.32%) GDPR
14 10 (1.20%) JSP 440
15 9 (1.08%) ISO22301
16 7 (0.84%) HMG Infosec
16 7 (0.84%) ISAE 3402
16 7 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.96%) VMware Server
4 5 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.24%) NDS
5 2 (0.24%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (1.68%) Nessus
2 12 (1.44%) HP Fortify
2 12 (1.44%) WebInspect
3 8 (0.96%) AirWatch
3 8 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.84%) Nagios
4 7 (0.84%) WSUS
5 6 (0.72%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 5 (0.60%) SCCM
6 5 (0.60%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.12%) Control-M
9 1 (0.12%) EnCase
9 1 (0.12%) FTK
9 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.12%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 94 (11.26%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.59%) VMware
3 44 (5.27%) Oracle
4 38 (4.55%) Cisco
5 35 (4.19%) HP
6 17 (2.04%) ServiceNow
7 15 (1.80%) Juniper
8 13 (1.56%) LogRhythm
9 12 (1.44%) NetApp
10 11 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.32%) IBM
10 11 (1.32%) Sophos
10 11 (1.32%) Sybase
11 8 (0.96%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.96%) Remedy
12 7 (0.84%) ArcSight
12 7 (0.84%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.60%) Citrix
13 5 (0.60%) Computacenter
14 4 (0.48%) Informatica
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive base salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29241 - £33367 per annum + allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Area
Scottish Power
Salary: £42400 - £53000 per annum, Benefits bonus, healthcare and company pens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Flexi start/finish
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sarah West Recruitment
Salary: + bonus, pension, family healthcare package, gym membership
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 38,000 + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
National Grid
Posted: 15 days ago
UK Wide
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary offered
Posted: 23 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary offered
Posted: 23 days ago
United Kingdom
GreenJobs - AECOM
Posted: 24 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 23 days ago