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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 492 553 571
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +18
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 458 364 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 346 279 276
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,500 £70,625
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +6.95%

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
88683 88197 85657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.84% 82.39% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72219 69978 71435
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015 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 March 2015. 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 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 +41 392 £57,500 +9.52% 51
London +13 196 £62,500 - 20
South East -17 53 £52,500 +5.00% 10
North West +33 52 £52,500 -
City of London +12 40 £62,250 +22.05% 5
Scotland +40 31 £70,000 +40.00% 3
West Midlands -6 30 £41,000 +26.15% 6
Cheshire +21 26 £52,500 -
Manchester +17 23 £47,500 -9.52%
South West -2 20 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Warwickshire +6 18 £42,000 +12.00%
Hampshire +10 16 £60,000 +50.00% 1
East Midlands +29 15 £32,500 -35.00% 6
Berkshire -3 15 £56,250 +25.00% 5
Edinburgh +18 14 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire -4 13 £43,164 +9.27% 4
Nottinghamshire +20 12 £32,500 - 3
Nottingham +19 12 £32,500 - 3
Glasgow +16 12 - - 2
Surrey -3 12 £58,750 +11.90%
East of England -14 11 £47,500 -5.94% 2
Knutsford - 11 £67,500 -
Aberdeen - 10 £70,000 -
Reading -8 9 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Staffordshire +1 8 £32,500 +26.21% 3
Stoke-on-Trent 0 8 £32,500 +26.21% 3
Bristol -4 8 £56,250 +2.27% 1
West Yorkshire -9 8 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Canary Wharf +21 6 £67,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £34,000 -46.66% 1

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 305 (35.76%) Finance
2 264 (30.95%) Information Security
3 208 (24.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 206 (24.15%) Risk Management
5 189 (22.16%) Project Management
6 188 (22.04%) Management Information System
7 163 (19.11%) ITIL
8 157 (18.41%) Degree
9 139 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
10 120 (14.07%) CISSP
11 97 (11.37%) PRINCE2
12 96 (11.25%) Windows
13 94 (11.02%) Firewall
14 87 (10.20%) Change Management
15 81 (9.50%) Microsoft
16 80 (9.38%) Security Management
16 80 (9.38%) Security Cleared
17 79 (9.26%) PCI DSS
18 76 (8.91%) SQL
19 73 (8.56%) QA
20 72 (8.44%) MS Excel
20 72 (8.44%) CISM
20 72 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 69 (8.09%) Cisco
22 67 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
23 65 (7.62%) Banking
23 65 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
24 64 (7.50%) Security Architecture
25 59 (6.92%) Linux
26 57 (6.68%) UNIX

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (0.94%) TPMS
4 7 (0.82%) Umbraco
4 7 (0.82%) IIS
5 6 (0.70%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.70%) SAS
6 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.35%) Apache
7 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.23%) Lync
8 2 (0.23%) Confluence
9 1 (0.12%) Mule
9 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.12%) CMS
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 72 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.10%) MS Office
3 22 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.11%) MS Project
6 12 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.82%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.59%) SmartSuite
9 1 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 14 (1.64%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (0.23%) SAP PM
2 2 (0.23%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.12%) Agresso
3 1 (0.12%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.59%) SaaS
2 3 (0.35%) Yammer
3 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (11.02%) Firewall
2 53 (6.21%) VPN
3 52 (6.10%) LAN
4 50 (5.86%) Network Security
5 37 (4.34%) WAN
6 31 (3.63%) Wireless
7 24 (2.81%) TCP/IP
8 21 (2.46%) SAN
9 17 (1.99%) Internet
10 15 (1.76%) BGP
11 14 (1.64%) MPLS
11 14 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (1.52%) IPsec
12 13 (1.52%) OSPF
13 11 (1.29%) DNS
13 11 (1.29%) SSL
14 10 (1.17%) ATM
14 10 (1.17%) EIGRP
15 8 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
16 7 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.46%) Oracle Database
3 16 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.17%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.06%) QlikView
8 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.59%) Big Data
11 4 (0.47%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.23%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.23%) SAP BI
13 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (2.70%) JIRA
2 20 (2.34%) Selenium
3 15 (1.76%) WebDriver
3 15 (1.76%) SpecFlow
4 14 (1.64%) Subversion
5 13 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 12 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (0.94%) Xcode
8 7 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.70%) TestDirector
9 6 (0.70%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.59%) LoadRunner
10 5 (0.59%) JMeter
10 5 (0.59%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.35%) JSUnit
11 3 (0.35%) Maven
11 3 (0.35%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 305 (35.76%) Finance
2 65 (7.62%) Banking
3 55 (6.45%) Retail
4 47 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.99%) Legal
6 25 (2.93%) Marketing
7 21 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 21 (2.46%) Financial Institution
8 19 (2.23%) Aerospace
9 13 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.41%) Advertising
11 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.82%) Law
13 6 (0.70%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.59%) Electronics
14 5 (0.59%) Military
15 3 (0.35%) Games
15 3 (0.35%) Billing
15 3 (0.35%) Front Office
15 3 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 160 (18.76%) Analyst
2 115 (13.48%) Consultant
3 67 (7.85%) Security Consultant
4 61 (7.15%) Project Manager
5 58 (6.80%) Security Analyst
6 57 (6.68%) Security Manager
7 44 (5.16%) Information Security Officer
7 44 (5.16%) Security Officer
8 41 (4.81%) IT Consultant
9 37 (4.34%) Developer
10 35 (4.10%) Risk Manager
10 35 (4.10%) Information Manager
11 33 (3.87%) IT Security Consultant
12 31 (3.63%) Information Security Manager
13 30 (3.52%) Information Analyst
13 30 (3.52%) Architect
14 29 (3.40%) Information Security Analyst
14 29 (3.40%) Security Engineer
15 27 (3.17%) Risk Analyst
15 27 (3.17%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.75%) .NET
2 27 (3.17%) REST
3 22 (2.58%) Web Services
4 20 (2.34%) HTML
5 15 (1.76%) jQuery
6 9 (1.06%) Apache Flex
6 9 (1.06%) CSS
7 8 (0.94%) Ajax
7 8 (0.94%) iOS SDK
8 7 (0.82%) HTML5
8 7 (0.82%) XML
9 5 (0.59%) SOAP
9 5 (0.59%) WCF
9 5 (0.59%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.59%) Spring
10 4 (0.47%) GWT
10 4 (0.47%) JSP
10 4 (0.47%) J2EE
10 4 (0.47%) XHTML
11 3 (0.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 188 (22.04%) Management Information System
2 139 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (6.21%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.75%) RMADS
5 29 (3.40%) CESG
6 22 (2.58%) NHS
7 18 (2.11%) User Experience
8 17 (1.99%) PMI
9 16 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
9 16 (1.88%) Mathematics
10 15 (1.76%) Informatics
11 14 (1.64%) Economics
11 14 (1.64%) Derivative
12 13 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
13 11 (1.29%) Cryptography
13 11 (1.29%) iPad
14 10 (1.17%) Clustering
15 9 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
15 9 (1.06%) iPhone
15 9 (1.06%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 96 (11.25%) Windows
2 59 (6.92%) Linux
3 57 (6.68%) UNIX
4 15 (1.76%) Solaris
4 15 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.41%) Android
6 8 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.59%) zOS
8 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.47%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.47%) CentOS
9 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (30.95%) Information Security
2 206 (24.15%) Risk Management
3 189 (22.16%) Project Management
4 163 (19.11%) ITIL
5 97 (11.37%) PRINCE2
6 87 (10.20%) Change Management
7 80 (9.38%) Security Management
8 72 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 67 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 64 (7.50%) Security Architecture
12 53 (6.21%) Information Assurance
13 52 (6.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 46 (5.39%) Penetration Testing
14 46 (5.39%) Data Protection
15 43 (5.04%) Business Continuity
16 41 (4.81%) Validation
17 40 (4.69%) Service Delivery
18 38 (4.45%) Cyber Security
19 36 (4.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 76 (8.91%) SQL
2 30 (3.52%) C#
3 26 (3.05%) JavaScript
4 24 (2.81%) Java
5 18 (2.11%) C
6 17 (1.99%) Perl
7 13 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.29%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.06%) C++
9 9 (1.06%) VBA
10 8 (0.94%) Objective-C
11 6 (0.70%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.59%) Tcl
12 5 (0.59%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.59%) VB
13 4 (0.47%) Python
14 2 (0.23%) VBScript
15 1 (0.12%) PHP
15 1 (0.12%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 157 (18.41%) Degree
2 120 (14.07%) CISSP
3 80 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 72 (8.44%) CISM
5 57 (6.68%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (6.21%) CISA
7 51 (5.98%) SC Cleared
8 36 (4.22%) CCNP
9 32 (3.75%) CCNA
10 28 (3.28%) DV Cleared
11 27 (3.17%) CRISC
12 16 (1.88%) PMI Certification
12 16 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (1.52%) VCP4
14 12 (1.41%) GIAC
14 12 (1.41%) CCSA
15 10 (1.17%) SSCP
16 9 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (0.94%) CCIE
17 8 (0.94%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (24.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (9.26%) PCI DSS
3 73 (8.56%) QA
4 48 (5.63%) COBIT
5 41 (4.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (2.70%) ISO 9001
7 14 (1.64%) ISO 9000
7 14 (1.64%) ISO 14001
8 10 (1.17%) SLA
8 10 (1.17%) JSP 440
9 8 (0.94%) COSO
10 4 (0.47%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.23%) GAAP
12 1 (0.12%) BS15000
12 1 (0.12%) WAI
12 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.12%) FATCA
12 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.12%) AIFMD
System Software
1 14 (1.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 14 (1.64%) VMware Server
2 10 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.47%) XenApp
6 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.12%) SRDF
7 1 (0.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.12%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 15 (1.76%) Nagios
2 14 (1.64%) Tivoli
3 13 (1.52%) Control-M
3 13 (1.52%) OpenView
4 12 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (1.29%) Puppet
6 5 (0.59%) Nessus
7 2 (0.23%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.12%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.12%) WSUS
8 1 (0.12%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 81 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 69 (8.09%) Cisco
3 56 (6.57%) Oracle
4 47 (5.51%) HP
5 27 (3.17%) VMware
6 23 (2.70%) Juniper
7 21 (2.46%) CheckPoint
8 16 (1.88%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.88%) SAP
9 14 (1.64%) Adobe
10 8 (0.94%) Remedy
11 7 (0.82%) CA
11 7 (0.82%) Nokia
11 7 (0.82%) Citrix
11 7 (0.82%) F5
12 6 (0.70%) Fujitsu
12 6 (0.70%) Primavera
13 5 (0.59%) Tufin
13 5 (0.59%) AlgoSec
13 5 (0.59%) Blue Coat
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £42k - 45k per year + Bonus + Pension + 26 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £92000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
INIT
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago