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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 513 516 586
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +70
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 445 402 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.46% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 354 337 256
Average salary £54,500 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.86% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £77,500
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
93404 87809 88797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.09% 81.58% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75620 72127 74915
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 30 October 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 October 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 -14 410 £55,000 +7.84% 39
London +29 187 £57,500 - 17
South East -16 71 £50,000 -4.76% 6
North West +8 37 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Yorkshire -27 35 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands -15 29 £37,500 +25.00% 3
West Yorkshire -14 27 £49,000 -10.90% 3
Berkshire +16 26 £58,750 +30.55% 2
City of London +15 26 £60,000 +17.07% 6
Leeds -16 26 £49,000 -10.90% 3
Cheshire +13 25 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Birmingham +1 22 £53,250 +18.33% 1
South West -26 22 £55,750 +9.31% 7
East of England -10 16 £44,500 +4.70%
Hampshire -2 15 £45,000 -26.53% 1
Kent +13 14 £55,000 +35.80%
Gloucestershire -8 11 £65,000 -16.12% 2
Wiltshire -10 10 £40,000 -47.36% 3
Southampton - 9 £50,000 -
Scotland +12 8 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Hertfordshire -20 8 £70,000 +66.66%
Reading -8 7 £55,000 +22.22%
South Yorkshire -26 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Sheffield -27 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Bracknell - 7 £57,500 -
Gloucester - 7 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire +18 6 £28,750 -11.53% 1
Midlands - 6 - -
Knutsford - 6 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 6 £43,750 -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 366 (42.12%) Finance
2 275 (31.65%) Information Security
3 225 (25.89%) Risk Management
4 217 (24.97%) Project Management
5 188 (21.63%) Management Information System
6 185 (21.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 155 (17.84%) ITIL
8 154 (17.72%) Security Cleared
9 153 (17.61%) Degree
10 138 (15.88%) PRINCE2
11 124 (14.27%) Windows
11 124 (14.27%) SC Cleared
12 112 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
13 105 (12.08%) CISSP
13 105 (12.08%) Retail
14 99 (11.39%) Firewall
15 96 (11.05%) Microsoft
16 88 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 87 (10.01%) Banking
17 87 (10.01%) PCI DSS
18 86 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
19 83 (9.55%) Change Management
20 75 (8.63%) Cisco
21 69 (7.94%) Business Continuity
22 67 (7.71%) SQL
22 67 (7.71%) Security Architecture
23 65 (7.48%) UNIX
23 65 (7.48%) Telecoms
23 65 (7.48%) Security Management
24 64 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 21 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.50%) IIS
3 6 (0.69%) MS Project Server
4 5 (0.58%) Apache
5 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.46%) Lync
5 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.23%) Confluence
7 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.23%) SAS
7 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.12%) Mule
Applications
1 53 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.26%) MS Office
3 30 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 29 (3.34%) MS Project
5 15 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.69%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.46%) SmartSuite
9 1 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 14 (1.61%) Sophis RISQUE
2 7 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.35%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.35%) SAP EHS
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Summit
6 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 99 (11.39%) Firewall
2 53 (6.10%) Network Security
3 50 (5.75%) VPN
4 43 (4.95%) LAN
5 34 (3.91%) WAN
6 28 (3.22%) BGP
7 26 (2.99%) OSPF
7 26 (2.99%) TCP/IP
8 18 (2.07%) Wireless
9 17 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (1.73%) Internet
11 14 (1.61%) Junos
11 14 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (1.50%) MPLS
12 13 (1.50%) DMZ
13 11 (1.27%) SNMP
14 10 (1.15%) Extranet
15 9 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (0.92%) Structured Cabling
17 7 (0.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.58%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.35%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.35%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.35%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.23%) MySQL
8 2 (0.23%) Big Data
8 2 (0.23%) QlikView
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (2.30%) Selenium
1 20 (2.30%) WebDriver
1 20 (2.30%) SpecFlow
2 15 (1.73%) JIRA
3 13 (1.50%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.27%) Subversion
5 9 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.92%) FitNesse
7 6 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.69%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.58%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.58%) Metasploit
9 4 (0.46%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.46%) JMeter
10 3 (0.35%) TestDirector
10 3 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.35%) Maven
11 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.12%) PHPUnit
General
1 366 (42.12%) Finance
2 105 (12.08%) Retail
3 87 (10.01%) Banking
4 65 (7.48%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 24 (2.76%) Marketing
7 22 (2.53%) Retail Banking
7 22 (2.53%) Legal
8 17 (1.96%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.50%) Advertising
11 9 (1.04%) Local Government
11 9 (1.04%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.69%) Front Office
14 5 (0.58%) Games
14 5 (0.58%) French Language
14 5 (0.58%) German Language
15 4 (0.46%) Law
16 2 (0.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (21.63%) Analyst
2 122 (14.04%) Consultant
3 97 (11.16%) Project Manager
4 74 (8.52%) Security Consultant
5 69 (7.94%) Security Analyst
6 49 (5.64%) Service Manager
7 46 (5.29%) Security Manager
8 45 (5.18%) Service Analyst
9 39 (4.49%) Information Security Analyst
9 39 (4.49%) Information Analyst
10 36 (4.14%) Infrastructure Manager
11 35 (4.03%) Developer
12 33 (3.80%) Business Analyst
12 33 (3.80%) Service Transition Analyst
13 32 (3.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 31 (3.57%) Tester
14 31 (3.57%) CLAS Consultant
15 27 (3.11%) Risk Manager
15 27 (3.11%) Information Security Consultant
16 25 (2.88%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.22%) .NET
2 21 (2.42%) REST
3 12 (1.38%) HTML
3 12 (1.38%) EDI
4 10 (1.15%) XML
4 10 (1.15%) ASP.NET
4 10 (1.15%) Apache Flex
5 8 (0.92%) Web Services
5 8 (0.92%) Middleware
6 6 (0.69%) RESTful
6 6 (0.69%) Gherkin
7 5 (0.58%) JSP
8 4 (0.46%) J2EE
8 4 (0.46%) Spring
8 4 (0.46%) GWT
9 3 (0.35%) jQuery
9 3 (0.35%) Silverlight
9 3 (0.35%) JSON
10 2 (0.23%) SOAP
10 2 (0.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 188 (21.63%) Management Information System
2 112 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (7.13%) RMADS
4 57 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 45 (5.18%) CESG
6 36 (4.14%) CESG CLAS
6 36 (4.14%) NHS
7 23 (2.65%) User Experience
8 19 (2.19%) Clustering
9 15 (1.73%) Mathematics
9 15 (1.73%) Credit Risk
10 13 (1.50%) Informatics
10 13 (1.50%) PKI
11 11 (1.27%) PMI
12 10 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.81%) CLARiiON
13 7 (0.81%) Cryptography
13 7 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.81%) SCADA
14 6 (0.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 124 (14.27%) Windows
2 65 (7.48%) UNIX
3 63 (7.25%) Linux
4 23 (2.65%) Solaris
5 13 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.04%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.58%) Android
9 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (31.65%) Information Security
2 225 (25.89%) Risk Management
3 217 (24.97%) Project Management
4 155 (17.84%) ITIL
5 138 (15.88%) PRINCE2
6 88 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 86 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (9.55%) Change Management
9 69 (7.94%) Business Continuity
10 67 (7.71%) Security Architecture
11 65 (7.48%) Security Management
12 64 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 61 (7.02%) Information Assurance
14 53 (6.10%) Service Delivery
15 51 (5.87%) Configuration Management
16 50 (5.75%) Penetration Testing
16 50 (5.75%) Change Control
17 47 (5.41%) Service Management
18 46 (5.29%) Mentoring
19 44 (5.06%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 67 (7.71%) SQL
2 42 (4.83%) C#
3 25 (2.88%) Java
4 18 (2.07%) Perl
5 17 (1.96%) C
6 15 (1.73%) C++
6 15 (1.73%) Tcl
7 14 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.38%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.81%) VB
11 6 (0.69%) Python
11 6 (0.69%) Ruby
12 5 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.46%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.35%) VBA
14 3 (0.35%) XAML
14 3 (0.35%) VB6
15 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 154 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 153 (17.61%) Degree
3 124 (14.27%) SC Cleared
4 105 (12.08%) CISSP
5 63 (7.25%) CISM
6 48 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 43 (4.95%) DV Cleared
9 38 (4.37%) CISA
10 30 (3.45%) CCNP
10 30 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 27 (3.11%) CCNA
12 19 (2.19%) CEH
13 15 (1.73%) PMI Certification
14 14 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
14 14 (1.61%) GIAC
14 14 (1.61%) CCSA
15 12 (1.38%) CRISC
16 11 (1.27%) MBA
17 10 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (21.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 87 (10.01%) PCI DSS
3 58 (6.67%) QA
4 42 (4.83%) COBIT
5 20 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (1.84%) ISO 9001
7 14 (1.61%) JSP 440
8 13 (1.50%) COSO
9 10 (1.15%) SLA
10 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.12%) GAMP
11 1 (0.12%) GMP
11 1 (0.12%) BS7799
11 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.12%) FATCA
11 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 17 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.15%) XenApp
3 7 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (0.81%) vSphere
3 7 (0.81%) UAG
4 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.35%) Nmap
6 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (2.76%) Nessus
2 14 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.58%) SCCM
5 3 (0.35%) OpenView
5 3 (0.35%) CORE IMPACT
5 3 (0.35%) Puppet
5 3 (0.35%) Control-M
6 2 (0.23%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.23%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.12%) WSUS
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 96 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 75 (8.63%) Cisco
3 44 (5.06%) Oracle
4 40 (4.60%) Juniper
4 40 (4.60%) Fujitsu
5 27 (3.11%) CheckPoint
6 25 (2.88%) VMware
7 20 (2.30%) Blue Coat
8 18 (2.07%) HP
9 14 (1.61%) SAP
10 12 (1.38%) F5
11 11 (1.27%) Citrix
11 11 (1.27%) CA
12 10 (1.15%) EMC
12 10 (1.15%) Huawei
13 9 (1.04%) Remedy
14 7 (0.81%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.81%) Infoblox
15 6 (0.69%) Brocade
15 6 (0.69%) BMC
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Holida
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 + Home Based + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
HP
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + Flexible cash benefits, bonus and pension.
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Montash
Salary: £66 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
CSC
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension and other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £81000 - £110000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago