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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 504 559 599
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +40
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 474 342 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 376 283 281
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 £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%

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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 30 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 30 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 +29 444 £55,000 +10.00% 51
London +60 222 £57,500 -4.16% 19
South East +2 81 £50,000 -4.76% 9
City of London +28 35 £60,000 +11.62% 7
Berkshire +18 35 £60,500 +34.44% 2
West Midlands -5 34 £52,500 +68.00% 3
North West -1 26 £39,500 -1.25% 7
Yorkshire -46 26 £42,750 -5.00% 5
Birmingham +2 24 £55,500 +16.84% 1
East of England -18 21 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Cheshire +5 19 £30,000 -29.41% 1
South West -24 19 £54,000 +15.50% 3
West Yorkshire -41 18 £47,500 -6.86% 4
Hampshire -7 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Leeds -27 14 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Reading -2 11 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Kent - 11 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 11 £65,000 -
Wiltshire -3 10 £39,500 -21.00% 2
Bedfordshire -12 10 £41,250 +3.12%
Buckinghamshire +13 9 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Southampton - 9 £50,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +2 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Milton Keynes -11 8 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Hertfordshire -12 8 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Staffordshire -19 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
South Yorkshire -21 8 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Sheffield -22 8 £40,000 +18.51% 1
East Midlands -4 7 £40,000 -17.94%
Gloucestershire +4 6 £65,000 +13.04% 1

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 394 (43.92%) Finance
2 282 (31.44%) Information Security
3 250 (27.87%) Project Management
4 236 (26.31%) Risk Management
5 211 (23.52%) Management Information System
6 188 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 174 (19.40%) Security Cleared
8 163 (18.17%) PRINCE2
9 162 (18.06%) Degree
10 156 (17.39%) ITIL
11 145 (16.16%) SC Cleared
12 127 (14.16%) Windows
13 125 (13.94%) Retail
14 122 (13.60%) CISSP
14 122 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
15 104 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 99 (11.04%) Microsoft
16 99 (11.04%) Banking
17 96 (10.70%) Agile Software Development
18 93 (10.37%) Firewall
19 85 (9.48%) Telecoms
20 81 (9.03%) PCI DSS
21 80 (8.92%) Security Architecture
22 71 (7.92%) Change Management
22 71 (7.92%) Configuration Management
22 71 (7.92%) Change Control
23 69 (7.69%) RMADS
23 69 (7.69%) SQL
24 65 (7.25%) Cisco
24 65 (7.25%) Business Continuity

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 7 (0.78%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.67%) Lync
6 4 (0.45%) Apache
7 3 (0.33%) Node.js
7 3 (0.33%) Confluence
8 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.22%) SAS
9 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.11%) Mule
Applications
1 58 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.79%) MS Project
3 32 (3.57%) MS Office
4 27 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.67%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.45%) SmartSuite
9 1 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) Sophis RISQUE
2 9 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.33%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.33%) SAP EHS
5 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.22%) Summit
6 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 93 (10.37%) Firewall
2 55 (6.13%) Network Security
3 42 (4.68%) VPN
4 30 (3.34%) LAN
5 26 (2.90%) OSPF
5 26 (2.90%) BGP
6 25 (2.79%) TCP/IP
7 23 (2.56%) WAN
8 18 (2.01%) Internet
9 17 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (1.67%) Wireless
11 14 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 14 (1.56%) Junos
12 11 (1.23%) 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 47 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.33%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.33%) SAP BI
8 3 (0.33%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.22%) MySQL
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.11%) Big Data
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.11%) QlikView
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.11%) SQLite
10 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (2.23%) JIRA
2 19 (2.12%) Selenium
2 19 (2.12%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.78%) WebDriver
3 16 (1.78%) SpecFlow
4 10 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.89%) Subversion
5 8 (0.89%) FitNesse
6 6 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.67%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.56%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.22%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.11%) Maven
9 1 (0.11%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.11%) Toad
9 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
General
1 394 (43.92%) Finance
2 125 (13.94%) Retail
3 99 (11.04%) Banking
4 85 (9.48%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.12%) Legal
6 26 (2.90%) Investment Banking
7 24 (2.68%) Marketing
8 22 (2.45%) Retail Banking
9 16 (1.78%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.00%) Local Government
11 9 (1.00%) Advertising
12 7 (0.78%) French Language
12 7 (0.78%) German Language
13 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.56%) Front Office
14 5 (0.56%) Games
14 5 (0.56%) Law
15 2 (0.22%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (22.07%) Analyst
2 125 (13.94%) Consultant
3 123 (13.71%) Project Manager
4 84 (9.36%) Security Analyst
5 76 (8.47%) Security Consultant
6 54 (6.02%) Service Manager
7 53 (5.91%) Infrastructure Manager
8 49 (5.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 47 (5.24%) Service Analyst
10 43 (4.79%) Information Analyst
10 43 (4.79%) Information Security Analyst
11 42 (4.68%) Security Manager
12 41 (4.57%) Developer
13 35 (3.90%) Service Transition Analyst
14 34 (3.79%) Information Security Consultant
15 33 (3.68%) Senior Manager
16 32 (3.57%) CLAS Consultant
17 30 (3.34%) Senior Project Manager
18 29 (3.23%) Tester
19 27 (3.01%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.46%) .NET
2 17 (1.90%) REST
3 14 (1.56%) ASP.NET
4 13 (1.45%) HTML
5 12 (1.34%) EDI
6 10 (1.11%) XML
7 8 (0.89%) Middleware
8 6 (0.67%) Gherkin
9 5 (0.56%) Silverlight
10 4 (0.45%) GWT
10 4 (0.45%) Apache Flex
10 4 (0.45%) RESTful
10 4 (0.45%) Web Services
10 4 (0.45%) CSS
10 4 (0.45%) JSP
11 3 (0.33%) XHTML
11 3 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.33%) HTML5
11 3 (0.33%) CSS3
11 3 (0.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 211 (23.52%) Management Information System
2 122 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (7.69%) RMADS
4 49 (5.46%) Computer Science
5 44 (4.91%) CESG
6 39 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
7 30 (3.34%) NHS
8 18 (2.01%) User Experience
9 17 (1.90%) Credit Risk
10 16 (1.78%) Clustering
11 14 (1.56%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.45%) PKI
13 12 (1.34%) PMI
14 10 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
16 7 (0.78%) CLARiiON
17 6 (0.67%) EPoS
17 6 (0.67%) SCADA
17 6 (0.67%) Mobile App
18 5 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 127 (14.16%) Windows
2 62 (6.91%) Linux
3 56 (6.24%) UNIX
4 23 (2.56%) Solaris
5 11 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.67%) Android
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.22%) AIX
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (31.44%) Information Security
2 250 (27.87%) Project Management
3 236 (26.31%) Risk Management
4 163 (18.17%) PRINCE2
5 156 (17.39%) ITIL
6 104 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 96 (10.70%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (8.92%) Security Architecture
9 71 (7.92%) Change Control
9 71 (7.92%) Change Management
9 71 (7.92%) Configuration Management
10 65 (7.25%) Business Continuity
10 65 (7.25%) Programme Management
11 62 (6.91%) Information Assurance
12 61 (6.80%) Security Management
13 60 (6.69%) Quality Management
14 56 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
15 55 (6.13%) Migration
16 53 (5.91%) Penetration Testing
17 51 (5.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (7.69%) SQL
2 37 (4.12%) C#
3 27 (3.01%) Java
4 19 (2.12%) C++
5 17 (1.90%) C
6 15 (1.67%) Perl
6 15 (1.67%) Tcl
7 10 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (0.89%) VB
10 7 (0.78%) Python
11 6 (0.67%) Ruby
12 5 (0.56%) PowerHouse
13 4 (0.45%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.33%) XAML
14 3 (0.33%) VB6
14 3 (0.33%) VBA
15 2 (0.22%) Scala
15 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 174 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 162 (18.06%) Degree
3 145 (16.16%) SC Cleared
4 122 (13.60%) CISSP
5 61 (6.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 61 (6.80%) CISM
6 50 (5.57%) DV Cleared
7 48 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (5.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 36 (4.01%) CISA
10 31 (3.46%) CEH
11 29 (3.23%) CCNA
12 25 (2.79%) CCNP
13 21 (2.34%) GIAC
14 17 (1.90%) PMI Certification
15 14 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
15 14 (1.56%) CCSA
16 13 (1.45%) MBA
16 13 (1.45%) CHFI
17 10 (1.11%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 81 (9.03%) PCI DSS
3 54 (6.02%) QA
4 34 (3.79%) COBIT
5 17 (1.90%) ISO 9001
5 17 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (1.45%) JSP 440
6 13 (1.45%) COSO
7 10 (1.11%) SLA
8 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.11%) GAMP
10 1 (0.11%) GMP
10 1 (0.11%) BS7799
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.11%) FATCA
10 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.11%) DO-160
System Software
1 18 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.11%) XenApp
3 9 (1.00%) Hyper-V
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
8 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (2.90%) 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%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 99 (11.04%) Microsoft
2 65 (7.25%) Cisco
3 58 (6.47%) Fujitsu
4 42 (4.68%) Juniper
5 33 (3.68%) Oracle
6 29 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 26 (2.90%) VMware
8 23 (2.56%) Blue Coat
9 14 (1.56%) F5
10 13 (1.45%) SAP
11 12 (1.34%) HP
12 11 (1.23%) EMC
12 11 (1.23%) Citrix
13 10 (1.11%) Remedy
13 10 (1.11%) Huawei
14 9 (1.00%) BMC
14 9 (1.00%) CA
15 8 (0.89%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.78%) NetApp
16 7 (0.78%) Infoblox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 to £25,000 dependent on skills and experie
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car (£5,280)
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA + pension + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Public Health England
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, United Kingdom
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £13,006.24 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
WaterJobs - Southern Water
Posted: 11 days ago