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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 488 521 569
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +48
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 480 471 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 342 307 272
Average salary £55,000 £56,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% +15.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +16.66%

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
89822 97669 86864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.06% 82.68% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 72985 79475 71416
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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
(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 +45 438 £55,000 -4.34% 58
London +22 215 £60,000 - 17
South East -46 52 £50,000 -9.09% 7
North West +36 51 £55,000 +83.33% 22
City of London +46 50 £61,000 +1.66% 6
Cheshire +34 31 £52,500 - 2
East of England +30 30 £50,000 -0.99% 1
Yorkshire +3 29 £37,500 -53.12% 4
Scotland +44 25 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Berkshire -29 21 £58,750 +5.85%
West Midlands +1 20 £35,000 -30.00% 1
West Yorkshire +12 19 £43,000 -46.25% 4
East Midlands +24 18 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Manchester +10 18 £57,500 +91.66% 8
South West +5 18 £58,750 +7.79% 3
Leeds +14 16 £45,000 -43.75% 3
Glasgow - 16 £41,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +29 15 £60,000 +13.20%
Reading -26 15 £57,500 +4.54%
Edinburgh +24 12 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 12 £65,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 12 £65,000 -
Bristol +3 11 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Hampshire +4 9 £50,000 -32.20% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £55,000 +3.77% 1
Wales -6 9 £90,000 -
Milton Keynes -18 9 £55,000 +3.77% 1
South Wales -6 8 - -
Warrington - 8 £57,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +16 7 £32,500 -2.98%

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 387 (41.52%) Finance
2 343 (36.80%) Information Security
3 281 (30.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 249 (26.72%) Risk Management
5 218 (23.39%) ITIL
6 197 (21.14%) Project Management
7 195 (20.92%) Management Information System
8 184 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
9 171 (18.35%) CISSP
10 161 (17.27%) Degree
11 115 (12.34%) Windows
12 107 (11.48%) Firewall
13 106 (11.37%) Banking
14 105 (11.27%) CISM
15 101 (10.84%) PRINCE2
16 97 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
17 94 (10.09%) Security Management
18 87 (9.33%) Cyber Security
19 80 (8.58%) PCI DSS
20 79 (8.48%) SQL
21 78 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
21 78 (8.37%) Security Cleared
22 77 (8.26%) SDLC
23 76 (8.15%) CISA
24 75 (8.05%) Linux
24 75 (8.05%) Information Assurance
25 73 (7.83%) UNIX
25 73 (7.83%) Microsoft
25 73 (7.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
26 67 (7.19%) Change Management

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 21 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (1.39%) IIS
4 9 (0.97%) JBoss
4 9 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 9 (0.97%) TPMS
4 9 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.75%) SAS
6 4 (0.43%) Apache
6 4 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (0.43%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.32%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.11%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 52 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.50%) MS Office
3 12 (1.29%) MS Project
4 10 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.43%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.64%) Primavera
2 5 (0.54%) Sophis RISQUE
2 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.21%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.11%) Agresso
5 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.86%) SaaS
2 4 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (11.48%) Firewall
2 60 (6.44%) Network Security
3 33 (3.54%) VPN
4 28 (3.00%) Internet
5 27 (2.90%) LAN
6 24 (2.58%) Wireless
7 22 (2.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 21 (2.25%) SAN
9 14 (1.50%) DNS
9 14 (1.50%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.50%) WAN
10 12 (1.29%) MPLS
11 10 (1.07%) ATM
11 10 (1.07%) HTTP
12 9 (0.97%) WLAN
13 8 (0.86%) Intranet
13 8 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
14 7 (0.75%) Converged Networks
14 7 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.75%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 14 (1.50%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (0.86%) QlikView
7 6 (0.64%) Couchbase
8 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.54%) Big Data
8 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.54%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.43%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.43%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.43%) HBase
9 4 (0.43%) Impala
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (2.79%) JIRA
2 18 (1.93%) Subversion
3 14 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (1.39%) Selenium
5 9 (0.97%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.86%) Xcode
6 8 (0.86%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.75%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (0.64%) NUnit
8 6 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (0.64%) ReSharper
9 5 (0.54%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.54%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.43%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.43%) TestDirector
10 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.32%) JSUnit
11 3 (0.32%) Jasmine
General
1 387 (41.52%) Finance
2 106 (11.37%) Banking
3 66 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 57 (6.12%) Retail
5 34 (3.65%) Legal
6 29 (3.11%) Marketing
7 21 (2.25%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.72%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.50%) International Banking
9 14 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.39%) Law
11 12 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.29%) Aerospace
12 10 (1.07%) Back Office
13 8 (0.86%) Advertising
13 8 (0.86%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.64%) Military
15 5 (0.54%) Electronics
16 4 (0.43%) Private Banking
17 3 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 190 (20.39%) Analyst
2 138 (14.81%) Consultant
3 90 (9.66%) Security Analyst
4 89 (9.55%) Security Consultant
5 61 (6.55%) Security Manager
6 59 (6.33%) Project Manager
7 49 (5.26%) Security Officer
8 46 (4.94%) Information Analyst
9 45 (4.83%) Information Security Officer
9 45 (4.83%) Information Security Analyst
10 42 (4.51%) Risk Manager
11 41 (4.40%) Risk Analyst
12 38 (4.08%) Information Manager
13 34 (3.65%) Information Security Manager
14 33 (3.54%) IT Consultant
15 30 (3.22%) Developer
15 30 (3.22%) IT Security Consultant
16 29 (3.11%) Information Security Consultant
17 27 (2.90%) Security Engineer
17 27 (2.90%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (5.04%) .NET
2 34 (3.65%) Web Services
3 32 (3.43%) HTML
4 25 (2.68%) REST
5 19 (2.04%) CSS
6 15 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 15 (1.61%) jQuery
7 14 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 13 (1.39%) LINQ
9 12 (1.29%) SOAP
9 12 (1.29%) XML
10 9 (0.97%) Java EE
10 9 (0.97%) J2EE
11 8 (0.86%) iOS SDK
12 7 (0.75%) WCF
13 5 (0.54%) Ajax
13 5 (0.54%) HTML5
14 4 (0.43%) JSP
15 3 (0.32%) ADO.NET
15 3 (0.32%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 195 (20.92%) Management Information System
2 184 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.65%) RMADS
5 30 (3.22%) CESG
6 27 (2.90%) PMI
7 25 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
8 22 (2.36%) Credit Risk
9 17 (1.82%) Cryptography
10 15 (1.61%) Economics
11 12 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
12 11 (1.18%) PKI
12 11 (1.18%) SCADA
12 11 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.18%) iPad
12 11 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
12 11 (1.18%) BYOD
12 11 (1.18%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.07%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 115 (12.34%) Windows
2 75 (8.05%) Linux
3 73 (7.83%) UNIX
4 17 (1.82%) Solaris
4 17 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.64%) Android
7 5 (0.54%) CentOS
7 5 (0.54%) zOS
8 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (36.80%) Information Security
2 249 (26.72%) Risk Management
3 218 (23.39%) ITIL
4 197 (21.14%) Project Management
5 101 (10.84%) PRINCE2
6 97 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (10.09%) Security Management
8 87 (9.33%) Cyber Security
9 78 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 77 (8.26%) SDLC
11 75 (8.05%) Information Assurance
12 73 (7.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 67 (7.19%) Change Management
14 63 (6.76%) Penetration Testing
14 63 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 58 (6.22%) Data Protection
16 53 (5.69%) Business Continuity
17 52 (5.58%) Security Architecture
18 51 (5.47%) Validation
19 40 (4.29%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 79 (8.48%) SQL
2 45 (4.83%) Java
3 29 (3.11%) C#
4 26 (2.79%) C
4 26 (2.79%) JavaScript
5 9 (0.97%) Perl
6 8 (0.86%) VBA
6 8 (0.86%) Objective-C
7 6 (0.64%) C++
8 5 (0.54%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.54%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.54%) Python
9 3 (0.32%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.21%) R
10 2 (0.21%) Scala
10 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.11%) Tcl
11 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.11%) VB
11 1 (0.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 171 (18.35%) CISSP
2 161 (17.27%) Degree
3 105 (11.27%) CISM
4 78 (8.37%) Security Cleared
5 76 (8.15%) CISA
6 43 (4.61%) SC Cleared
7 31 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (3.00%) CRISC
9 25 (2.68%) PMI Certification
10 23 (2.47%) DV Cleared
11 20 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (1.93%) CCNA
13 13 (1.39%) CCNP
14 12 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (1.29%) CEH
15 9 (0.97%) CCSA
16 8 (0.86%) MBA
16 8 (0.86%) GIAC
16 8 (0.86%) SSCP
16 8 (0.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (30.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 80 (8.58%) PCI DSS
3 65 (6.97%) QA
4 59 (6.33%) COBIT
5 38 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (2.47%) ISO 9001
7 13 (1.39%) SLA
7 13 (1.39%) ISO 14001
8 12 (1.29%) ISO 9000
9 9 (0.97%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.21%) COSO
10 2 (0.21%) GAAP
10 2 (0.21%) AICPA
11 1 (0.11%) FISMA
11 1 (0.11%) BS15000
11 1 (0.11%) MiFID
11 1 (0.11%) FATCA
11 1 (0.11%) P3O
11 1 (0.11%) EMIR
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (1.72%) VMware Server
1 16 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 12 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.11%) XenApp
5 1 (0.11%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.11%) SRDF
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.82%) Nagios
2 16 (1.72%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.07%) OpenView
3 10 (1.07%) Control-M
4 7 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.32%) Puppet
6 2 (0.21%) Nessus
7 1 (0.11%) Nmap
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 73 (7.83%) Microsoft
2 58 (6.22%) Oracle
3 47 (5.04%) Cisco
4 45 (4.83%) HP
5 30 (3.22%) VMware
6 18 (1.93%) Red Hat
7 17 (1.82%) Juniper
8 15 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 14 (1.50%) SAP
10 10 (1.07%) Citrix
11 9 (0.97%) Sybase
12 7 (0.75%) Adobe
12 7 (0.75%) Nokia
12 7 (0.75%) Remedy
13 6 (0.64%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (0.54%) ProCurve
14 5 (0.54%) Bloomberg
15 4 (0.43%) Telelogic
15 4 (0.43%) F5
16 3 (0.32%) Qualys
South West London
The Go Ahead Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 18 hours ago
North
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Hudson (Scotland) IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 50K to 60K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Neston, Merseyside
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago