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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 530 564 612
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +48
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 439 448 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.47% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 369 326 271
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £78,800 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
86518 95019 103203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.85% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 72369 77647 83700
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 June 2016 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 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +49 419 £52,500 -8.69% 54
London +24 206 £57,500 -8.00% 30
East of England +65 59 £52,500 +13.51% 1
South East +51 54 £52,500 +5.00% 8
West Midlands +7 42 £36,750 -8.12% 5
Hertfordshire +47 28 £50,000 -
North West +7 25 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Berkshire +25 24 £55,000 - 2
Reading +29 20 £55,000 +4.76%
City of London +36 19 £70,000 +12.00% 7
Staffordshire +7 19 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +3 18 £29,250 +17.00%
Surrey +24 15 £50,000 -2.43% 2
Yorkshire +24 14 £45,000 +24.93% 1
Bedfordshire +15 14 £54,250 -9.58% 1
Manchester +5 14 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Watford - 11 £50,000 -
Leeds +14 9 £42,500 +4.91%
Essex +13 9 £52,500 -13.93%
West Yorkshire +8 9 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Telford -4 9 £38,500 +28.33%
Shropshire -13 9 £38,500 +28.33%
Birmingham -13 9 £46,250 +23.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £57,500 +43.75%
Scotland -12 8 £60,000 +8.10% 2
Stockport - 8 £40,000 -
Hampshire +7 7 £36,500 -33.63% 1
Welwyn Garden City +8 6 £46,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 6 - -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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.

1 492 (51.46%) Information Security
2 367 (38.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 331 (34.62%) CISSP
4 303 (31.69%) Risk Management
5 274 (28.66%) Finance
6 230 (24.06%) CISM
7 215 (22.49%) Degree
8 212 (22.18%) Cybersecurity
9 185 (19.35%) Management Information System
10 179 (18.72%) CISA
11 173 (18.10%) Project Management
12 162 (16.95%) Security Management
13 160 (16.74%) PCI DSS
14 150 (15.69%) ITIL
15 138 (14.44%) SIEM
16 136 (14.23%) Firewall
17 122 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
18 121 (12.66%) Microsoft
19 120 (12.55%) Windows
20 118 (12.34%) Data Protection
21 108 (11.30%) Penetration Testing
22 106 (11.09%) Information Security Management
23 105 (10.98%) SQL
24 104 (10.88%) Legal
24 104 (10.88%) Information Assurance
25 102 (10.67%) Network Security
26 99 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
27 98 (10.25%) Security Cleared
28 93 (9.73%) Security Architecture
29 90 (9.41%) Unix

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 42 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.56%) Apache
3 26 (2.72%) IIS
4 23 (2.41%) JBoss
4 23 (2.41%) WebLogic
5 22 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 22 (2.30%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (0.84%) SAS
7 5 (0.52%) Confluence
7 5 (0.52%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.52%) TPMS
7 5 (0.52%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.10%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.10%) nginx
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 69 (7.22%) MS Office
2 46 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 34 (3.56%) MS Visio
4 33 (3.45%) MS Project
5 12 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.31%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.31%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.62%) Office 365
2 19 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.88%) IaaS
4 16 (1.67%) SaaS
5 14 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.73%) PaaS
8 4 (0.42%) GitHub
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 136 (14.23%) Firewall
2 102 (10.67%) Network Security
3 67 (7.01%) TCP/IP
4 57 (5.96%) VPN
5 55 (5.75%) LAN
6 47 (4.92%) WAN
7 44 (4.60%) Wireless
8 43 (4.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 30 (3.14%) SSL
10 25 (2.62%) SAN
11 23 (2.41%) NAS
12 20 (2.09%) Internet
13 17 (1.78%) Wireshark
14 16 (1.67%) BGP
14 16 (1.67%) EIGRP
14 16 (1.67%) IPsec
14 16 (1.67%) OSPF
14 16 (1.67%) RIP
14 16 (1.67%) VoIP
15 15 (1.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (6.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.72%) MySQL
3 16 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.15%) Big Data
5 10 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.73%) GIS
6 7 (0.73%) MS Access
6 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.42%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.31%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.10%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.10%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (1.67%) JIRA
2 8 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.73%) QADirector
3 7 (0.73%) Selenium
3 7 (0.73%) TestPartner
4 6 (0.63%) Subversion
5 5 (0.52%) Jasmine
6 4 (0.42%) ERwin
6 4 (0.42%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.31%) Grunt
7 3 (0.31%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.31%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.21%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.21%) NUnit
8 2 (0.21%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.21%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.10%) JUnit
9 1 (0.10%) Toad
General
1 274 (28.66%) Finance
2 104 (10.88%) Legal
3 83 (8.68%) Banking
4 55 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.93%) Financial Institution
6 27 (2.82%) Marketing
7 23 (2.41%) Law
8 22 (2.30%) International Banking
8 22 (2.30%) Retail
9 12 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.15%) Billing
11 9 (0.94%) Publishing
12 7 (0.73%) Military
13 6 (0.63%) Back Office
13 6 (0.63%) Local Government
13 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.52%) Games
15 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 186 (19.46%) Analyst
2 185 (19.35%) Consultant
3 132 (13.81%) Security Consultant
4 121 (12.66%) Security Analyst
5 62 (6.49%) Security Manager
6 60 (6.28%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 56 (5.86%) Information Officer
7 56 (5.86%) Security Officer
8 54 (5.65%) Architect
8 54 (5.65%) Information Security Consultant
9 53 (5.54%) Information Analyst
10 51 (5.33%) Information Security Officer
10 51 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
11 48 (5.02%) Information Security Analyst
11 48 (5.02%) Project Manager
12 46 (4.81%) Senior Security Analyst
13 44 (4.60%) IT Analyst
14 42 (4.39%) IT Manager
15 41 (4.29%) Information Security Manager
15 41 (4.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (4.71%) .NET
2 28 (2.93%) J2EE
2 28 (2.93%) Web Services
3 22 (2.30%) Java EE
4 16 (1.67%) EDI
5 15 (1.57%) HTML
6 12 (1.26%) SOAP
7 9 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (0.63%) RESTful
9 5 (0.52%) Middleware
9 5 (0.52%) WCF
10 4 (0.42%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.42%) JSON
10 4 (0.42%) OAuth
10 4 (0.42%) OpenID
10 4 (0.42%) REST
10 4 (0.42%) SAML
10 4 (0.42%) XHTML
10 4 (0.42%) XML
11 3 (0.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 185 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 122 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (9.10%) Computer Science
4 46 (4.81%) CESG
4 46 (4.81%) Data Centre
5 44 (4.60%) Data Protection Act
5 44 (4.60%) Virtual Team
6 31 (3.24%) Credit Risk
7 30 (3.14%) CESG CLAS
8 28 (2.93%) Mathematics
9 23 (2.41%) Private Cloud
10 22 (2.30%) Cyber Attack
11 18 (1.88%) Blackberry
11 18 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 17 (1.78%) PKI
13 14 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
14 12 (1.26%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.15%) Driving Licence
16 10 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
16 10 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 120 (12.55%) Windows
2 90 (9.41%) Unix
3 87 (9.10%) Linux
4 34 (3.56%) Windows Server
5 27 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.88%) Android
6 18 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (0.21%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.10%) AIX
9 1 (0.10%) Debian
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Solaris
9 1 (0.10%) VMS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (51.46%) Information Security
2 303 (31.69%) Risk Management
3 212 (22.18%) Cybersecurity
4 173 (18.10%) Project Management
5 162 (16.95%) Security Management
6 150 (15.69%) ITIL
7 138 (14.44%) SIEM
8 118 (12.34%) Data Protection
9 108 (11.30%) Penetration Testing
10 106 (11.09%) Information Security Management
11 104 (10.88%) Information Assurance
12 99 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 93 (9.73%) Security Architecture
14 84 (8.79%) Security Operations
15 82 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
16 70 (7.32%) Internal Audit
17 69 (7.22%) ISMS
18 66 (6.90%) SDLC
19 60 (6.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 57 (5.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 105 (10.98%) SQL
2 58 (6.07%) Java
3 54 (5.65%) C
4 46 (4.81%) Python
5 37 (3.87%) PowerShell
6 36 (3.77%) C#
7 18 (1.88%) Perl
8 17 (1.78%) Ruby
9 14 (1.46%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 9 (0.94%) C++
12 9 (0.94%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.73%) VB
13 7 (0.73%) VBA
14 4 (0.42%) PHP
15 3 (0.31%) VBScript
16 2 (0.21%) R
16 2 (0.21%) VC++
17 1 (0.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 331 (34.62%) CISSP
2 230 (24.06%) CISM
3 215 (22.49%) Degree
4 179 (18.72%) CISA
5 98 (10.25%) Security Cleared
6 69 (7.22%) CESG Certified Professional
7 68 (7.11%) Cisco Certification
8 57 (5.96%) SC Cleared
9 55 (5.75%) SANS
10 46 (4.81%) CCNA
10 46 (4.81%) CEH
10 46 (4.81%) CLAS
11 42 (4.39%) CCNP
12 34 (3.56%) CRISC
13 31 (3.24%) CISMP
14 25 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 24 (2.51%) MCSE
16 22 (2.30%) GIAC
16 22 (2.30%) ISEB
17 21 (2.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (38.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 160 (16.74%) PCI DSS
3 75 (7.85%) COBIT
4 34 (3.56%) ISO27002
5 32 (3.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 30 (3.14%) RMADS
7 27 (2.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 25 (2.62%) QA
9 20 (2.09%) ISO 9001
10 18 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 18 (1.88%) SLA
11 13 (1.36%) ISO22301
12 11 (1.15%) COSO
13 9 (0.94%) ISO 8583
14 5 (0.52%) HMG Infosec
14 5 (0.52%) JSP 440
15 4 (0.42%) ISO 14001
15 4 (0.42%) ISO27005
16 3 (0.31%) PMBOK
16 3 (0.31%) TickIT
System Software
1 54 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 34 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.62%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.41%) BitLocker
4 23 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (2.41%) Terminal Services
5 8 (0.84%) Firmware
6 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.31%) OpenSIPS
8 2 (0.21%) XenApp
9 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.10%) Docker
9 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (3.14%) Nessus
2 23 (2.41%) Backup Exec
2 23 (2.41%) Icinga
3 16 (1.67%) QRadar
3 16 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (1.15%) Puppet
5 9 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (0.94%) Salt
6 6 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (0.63%) RSA Archer
7 4 (0.42%) SCCM
8 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.21%) Ansible
9 2 (0.21%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.21%) Nagios
9 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 60 (6.28%) Cisco
3 44 (4.60%) VMware
4 42 (4.39%) Oracle
5 28 (2.93%) CA
6 26 (2.72%) Splunk
7 25 (2.62%) EMC
7 25 (2.62%) HP
8 23 (2.41%) Fortinet
8 23 (2.41%) Sybase
8 23 (2.41%) Veeam
9 21 (2.20%) Symantec
10 20 (2.09%) ArcSight
10 20 (2.09%) F5
10 20 (2.09%) IBM
11 17 (1.78%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.67%) Avaya
12 16 (1.67%) SAP
12 16 (1.67%) SolarWinds
13 13 (1.36%) Qualys
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £59,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Salary: Depending on experience + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 20 days ago