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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 513 544 599
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +55
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 451 348 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 331 276 278
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -10.00%

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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +31 422 £55,000 +10.00% 51
London +68 225 £60,000 +9.09% 25
South East -8 89 £55,000 +12.82% 5
Berkshire +12 50 £60,500 +34.44%
City of London +4 35 £60,000 +14.28% 7
Reading 0 26 £55,500 +23.33%
West Midlands -8 25 £32,500 -25.71%
East of England -14 19 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North West -22 18 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Bracknell - 17 £65,000 -
Birmingham +5 15 £55,500 +16.84%
Yorkshire -48 14 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West -13 13 £54,000 -0.46% 3
Bedfordshire -6 12 £48,750 +21.87%
Kent - 12 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +2 11 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Midlands - 9 - -
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £46,250 -12.73%
Stoke-on-Trent +4 8 £32,500 +8.33%
East Midlands -7 8 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Staffordshire -10 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Cheshire -16 8 £40,000 -5.88% 6
West Yorkshire -39 8 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Wiltshire +1 7 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Manchester -2 7 £40,750 -18.50% 2
Luton -3 7 £52,500 -10.63%
Hertfordshire -14 7 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Milton Keynes -10 6 £45,000 +16.88%
South Yorkshire -17 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Sheffield -18 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 421 (45.76%) Finance
2 287 (31.20%) Information Security
3 273 (29.67%) Risk Management
4 262 (28.48%) Project Management
5 225 (24.46%) Management Information System
6 209 (22.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 187 (20.33%) Security Cleared
8 185 (20.11%) PRINCE2
9 162 (17.61%) SC Cleared
10 158 (17.17%) CISSP
11 154 (16.74%) Degree
12 149 (16.20%) ITIL
13 137 (14.89%) Retail
14 133 (14.46%) Windows
15 122 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
16 110 (11.96%) Telecoms
17 107 (11.63%) Banking
18 105 (11.41%) Microsoft
19 93 (10.11%) Configuration Management
20 92 (10.00%) Change Control
21 87 (9.46%) Programme Management
22 79 (8.59%) Quality Management
22 79 (8.59%) Firewall
23 78 (8.48%) Fujitsu
24 77 (8.37%) CISM
25 75 (8.15%) SQL
25 75 (8.15%) Security Architecture
26 73 (7.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 71 (7.72%) Security Management
27 71 (7.72%) PCI DSS

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (2.39%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.52%) IIS
4 13 (1.41%) MS Project Server
5 9 (0.98%) Lync
6 7 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.54%) Node.js
8 3 (0.33%) Apache
8 3 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.22%) Confluence
9 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.22%) SAS
10 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 65 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.91%) MS Project
3 25 (2.72%) MS Office
4 17 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.22%) SmartSuite
8 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.54%) Sophis RISQUE
4 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.43%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.33%) Summit
5 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.11%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (8.59%) Firewall
2 44 (4.78%) Network Security
3 23 (2.50%) VPN
4 19 (2.07%) BGP
4 19 (2.07%) Internet
4 19 (2.07%) OSPF
5 17 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (1.41%) LAN
7 12 (1.30%) SNMP
7 12 (1.30%) MPLS
8 11 (1.20%) Wireless
8 11 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (0.98%) DMZ
9 9 (0.98%) Junos
10 8 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
11 7 (0.76%) SAN
11 7 (0.76%) DHCP
11 7 (0.76%) HTTP
11 7 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.43%) Big Data
6 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.22%) QlikView
7 2 (0.22%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.11%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.11%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) MySQL
8 1 (0.11%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (2.83%) Visual Studio
2 16 (1.74%) Selenium
3 15 (1.63%) JIRA
4 12 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.20%) WebDriver
5 11 (1.20%) SpecFlow
6 6 (0.65%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.65%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.65%) Subversion
7 5 (0.54%) Metasploit
8 4 (0.43%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.22%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.11%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.11%) Toad
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 421 (45.76%) Finance
2 137 (14.89%) Retail
3 110 (11.96%) Telecoms
4 107 (11.63%) Banking
5 37 (4.02%) Legal
6 28 (3.04%) Investment Banking
7 25 (2.72%) Marketing
8 19 (2.07%) Retail Banking
9 17 (1.85%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.41%) Advertising
11 11 (1.20%) Local Government
12 9 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.76%) French Language
13 7 (0.76%) German Language
14 5 (0.54%) Front Office
14 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.54%) Military
15 4 (0.43%) Law
16 3 (0.33%) Automotive
16 3 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 199 (21.63%) Analyst
2 132 (14.35%) Project Manager
3 118 (12.83%) Consultant
4 86 (9.35%) Security Analyst
5 82 (8.91%) Security Consultant
6 62 (6.74%) Infrastructure Manager
7 61 (6.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 50 (5.43%) Service Manager
9 48 (5.22%) Service Analyst
10 47 (5.11%) Security Manager
11 46 (5.00%) Developer
12 45 (4.89%) Senior Manager
13 41 (4.46%) Senior Project Manager
14 38 (4.13%) Service Transition Analyst
14 38 (4.13%) Information Security Consultant
15 34 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
15 34 (3.70%) Information Analyst
16 29 (3.15%) Business Analyst
17 28 (3.04%) Risk Manager
18 27 (2.93%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.70%) .NET
2 17 (1.85%) HTML
2 17 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 12 (1.30%) REST
3 12 (1.30%) XML
4 10 (1.09%) EDI
5 9 (0.98%) Middleware
5 9 (0.98%) Silverlight
5 9 (0.98%) HTML5
6 7 (0.76%) MFC
6 7 (0.76%) COM
6 7 (0.76%) CSS
6 7 (0.76%) STL
6 7 (0.76%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.76%) WCF
7 6 (0.65%) CSS3
7 6 (0.65%) Gherkin
7 6 (0.65%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (0.65%) jQuery
7 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 225 (24.46%) Management Information System
2 69 (7.50%) RMADS
3 40 (4.35%) CESG
4 34 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
5 30 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.83%) NHS
7 17 (1.85%) Credit Risk
8 16 (1.74%) PKI
8 16 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.30%) PMI
10 9 (0.98%) Clustering
11 7 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.76%) CLARiiON
11 7 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.54%) FMCG
13 4 (0.43%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.43%) Open Source
13 4 (0.43%) SCADA
13 4 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 133 (14.46%) Windows
2 62 (6.74%) Linux
3 35 (3.80%) UNIX
4 16 (1.74%) Solaris
5 12 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.54%) Android
11 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.22%) AIX
13 1 (0.11%) zOS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (31.20%) Information Security
2 273 (29.67%) Risk Management
3 262 (28.48%) Project Management
4 185 (20.11%) PRINCE2
5 149 (16.20%) ITIL
6 122 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 93 (10.11%) Configuration Management
8 92 (10.00%) Change Control
9 87 (9.46%) Programme Management
10 79 (8.59%) Quality Management
11 75 (8.15%) Security Architecture
12 71 (7.72%) Security Management
13 70 (7.61%) Migration
14 69 (7.50%) Change Management
15 63 (6.85%) Business Continuity
16 57 (6.20%) Penetration Testing
16 57 (6.20%) Information Assurance
17 55 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 53 (5.76%) Service Delivery
19 52 (5.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (8.15%) SQL
2 42 (4.57%) C#
3 36 (3.91%) Java
4 25 (2.72%) C++
5 15 (1.63%) C
6 11 (1.20%) Perl
7 10 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 9 (0.98%) Python
8 9 (0.98%) Tcl
9 7 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.65%) Scala
11 5 (0.54%) PowerHouse
11 5 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.54%) VBA
11 5 (0.54%) Ruby
12 4 (0.43%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.43%) VB
13 2 (0.22%) VB6
13 2 (0.22%) PHP
13 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 187 (20.33%) Security Cleared
2 162 (17.61%) SC Cleared
3 158 (17.17%) CISSP
4 154 (16.74%) Degree
5 77 (8.37%) CISM
6 73 (7.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 64 (6.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 62 (6.74%) CISA
9 55 (5.98%) DV Cleared
10 34 (3.70%) CEH
11 25 (2.72%) GIAC
12 24 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (2.28%) PMI Certification
14 16 (1.74%) CRISC
15 15 (1.63%) CCNA
16 13 (1.41%) CHFI
16 13 (1.41%) MBA
17 11 (1.20%) PMP
18 10 (1.09%) OSCP
19 9 (0.98%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (22.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (7.72%) PCI DSS
3 57 (6.20%) QA
4 34 (3.70%) COBIT
5 20 (2.17%) ISO 9001
6 14 (1.52%) COSO
7 13 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (1.20%) JSP 440
9 10 (1.09%) SLA
10 8 (0.87%) Data Quality
11 6 (0.65%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.43%) ISO 9000
13 3 (0.33%) BS7799
13 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 1 (0.11%) GAAP
15 1 (0.11%) GAMP
15 1 (0.11%) GMP
15 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
15 1 (0.11%) COREP
System Software
1 25 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.09%) XenApp
4 9 (0.98%) vSphere
5 7 (0.76%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 7 (0.76%) UAG
6 5 (0.54%) NFS
7 4 (0.43%) Nmap
8 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
9 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (2.39%) Nessus
2 15 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.54%) SCCM
5 4 (0.43%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.22%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.22%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 105 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 78 (8.48%) Fujitsu
3 45 (4.89%) Cisco
4 35 (3.80%) Oracle
5 33 (3.59%) Juniper
6 32 (3.48%) VMware
7 21 (2.28%) CheckPoint
8 19 (2.07%) HP
9 17 (1.85%) Blue Coat
10 13 (1.41%) F5
11 11 (1.20%) SAP
11 11 (1.20%) Citrix
11 11 (1.20%) EMC
12 10 (1.09%) Huawei
13 9 (0.98%) Remedy
13 9 (0.98%) BMC
13 9 (0.98%) CA
13 9 (0.98%) IBM
14 8 (0.87%) NetApp
14 8 (0.87%) Red Hat
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £250000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Pension + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 + Home Based + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexible Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ERM
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great benefits & package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, company car, home working
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago