The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 532 548 595
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +47
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 414 349 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 276 287 278
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,100 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93724 85579 91821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.53% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75696 70395 78366
Average salary £48,000 £45,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.49% -1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 14 July 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 14 July 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
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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 +10 385 £55,000 +10.00% 57
London +10 197 £60,000 +9.09% 26
South East +4 100 £55,500 +23.33% 9
Berkshire +10 55 £57,500 +27.77% 2
City of London +21 42 £61,250 +11.36% 8
Reading +7 33 £56,500 +25.55% 1
East of England -17 18 £50,500 +26.25% 1
North West +22 17 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Wales +4 17 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell - 16 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf +15 15 £51,500 -23.70%
Kent +7 13 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -8 13 £33,500 -25.55% 6
South West -12 13 £54,000 -24.47% 5
Manchester +17 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hampshire 0 11 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Bedfordshire -4 10 £51,250 +28.12% 1
South Wales -5 10 £45,000 -
Surrey -8 10 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Yorkshire -40 10 £33,250 -1.48%
Newport - 9 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £40,750 +5.84%
Basingstoke -2 8 £45,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire -41 8 £33,250 +2.30%
Hertfordshire -25 7 £50,500 -25.18%
Leeds -37 7 £33,250 +2.30%
Swansea - 7 - -
West Wales - 7 - -
Wiltshire -1 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Luton -10 6 £52,500 -8.69%

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 384 (43.05%) Finance
2 268 (30.04%) Information Security
3 257 (28.81%) Risk Management
4 252 (28.25%) Project Management
5 213 (23.88%) Management Information System
6 211 (23.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 185 (20.74%) Security Cleared
8 174 (19.51%) PRINCE2
9 170 (19.06%) CISSP
10 160 (17.94%) SC Cleared
11 144 (16.14%) Degree
12 138 (15.47%) Windows
13 133 (14.91%) Retail
14 128 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 125 (14.01%) ITIL
16 123 (13.79%) Telecoms
17 115 (12.89%) Banking
18 106 (11.88%) Microsoft
19 97 (10.87%) Change Control
20 94 (10.54%) Programme Management
21 92 (10.31%) Configuration Management
22 86 (9.64%) Quality Management
23 85 (9.53%) CISM
24 79 (8.86%) Fujitsu
25 78 (8.74%) SQL
26 74 (8.30%) Migration
26 74 (8.30%) Security Architecture
27 73 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
28 72 (8.07%) CISA
29 68 (7.62%) MS Excel

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 24 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 15 (1.68%) IIS
4 13 (1.46%) MS Project Server
4 13 (1.46%) Lync
5 9 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.56%) Node.js
7 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.22%) Apache
9 2 (0.22%) SAS
9 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.22%) Confluence
10 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 68 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.59%) MS Project
3 21 (2.35%) MS Office
4 12 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.34%) Summit
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (5.94%) Firewall
2 35 (3.92%) Network Security
3 15 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (1.46%) VPN
4 13 (1.46%) Internet
5 12 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.23%) MPLS
7 10 (1.12%) SNMP
8 9 (1.01%) OSPF
8 9 (1.01%) BGP
9 8 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (0.90%) HTTP
10 7 (0.78%) SAN
11 6 (0.67%) DHCP
11 6 (0.67%) LAN
11 6 (0.67%) NetScaler
11 6 (0.67%) Wireless
11 6 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (0.56%) WLAN
13 3 (0.34%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.56%) Big Data
10 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.22%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.22%) QlikView
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.22%) DTS
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (2.69%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.12%) Selenium
4 8 (0.90%) Subversion
5 7 (0.78%) Metasploit
6 6 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.67%) JIRA
7 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.34%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.34%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.22%) Robotium
8 2 (0.22%) Calabash
8 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.11%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.11%) Toad
9 1 (0.11%) TestDirector
General
1 384 (43.05%) Finance
2 133 (14.91%) Retail
3 123 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 115 (12.89%) Banking
5 42 (4.71%) Legal
5 42 (4.71%) Investment Banking
6 21 (2.35%) Marketing
7 15 (1.68%) Retail Banking
7 15 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.23%) Advertising
9 10 (1.12%) Local Government
10 9 (1.01%) Front Office
11 7 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.78%) French Language
11 7 (0.78%) German Language
12 5 (0.56%) Law
12 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.56%) Military
13 4 (0.45%) Automotive
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 166 (18.61%) Analyst
2 143 (16.03%) Project Manager
3 118 (13.23%) Consultant
4 79 (8.86%) Security Consultant
5 77 (8.63%) Security Analyst
6 62 (6.95%) Infrastructure Manager
7 61 (6.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 49 (5.49%) Security Manager
9 45 (5.04%) Senior Manager
10 43 (4.82%) Developer
11 41 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
11 41 (4.60%) Information Security Consultant
12 39 (4.37%) Service Manager
13 32 (3.59%) Business Analyst
14 28 (3.14%) Security Officer
15 27 (3.03%) IT Security Analyst
16 26 (2.91%) Risk Analyst
17 25 (2.80%) Information Security Analyst
17 25 (2.80%) Information Analyst
17 25 (2.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.81%) .NET
2 18 (2.02%) HTML
3 17 (1.91%) XML
4 13 (1.46%) MFC
4 13 (1.46%) STL
4 13 (1.46%) ASP.NET
4 13 (1.46%) COM
4 13 (1.46%) .NET Framework
4 13 (1.46%) WCF
4 13 (1.46%) Silverlight
5 10 (1.12%) HTML5
6 8 (0.90%) Middleware
7 7 (0.78%) JSON
7 7 (0.78%) Velocity
7 7 (0.78%) RESTful
7 7 (0.78%) Apache Flex
7 7 (0.78%) CSS
8 6 (0.67%) XHTML
8 6 (0.67%) EDI
8 6 (0.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 213 (23.88%) Management Information System
2 61 (6.84%) RMADS
3 32 (3.59%) CESG
4 24 (2.69%) CESG CLAS
5 23 (2.58%) PKI
6 21 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.35%) NHS
7 20 (2.24%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.68%) Credit Risk
9 13 (1.46%) Digital Media
10 8 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.78%) PMI
11 7 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.67%) CLARiiON
12 6 (0.67%) Statistics
12 6 (0.67%) CMDB
12 6 (0.67%) FMCG
12 6 (0.67%) Open Source
13 5 (0.56%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 138 (15.47%) Windows
2 58 (6.50%) Linux
3 25 (2.80%) UNIX
4 12 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.01%) Android
6 9 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.78%) Solaris
8 7 (0.78%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.67%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (30.04%) Information Security
2 257 (28.81%) Risk Management
3 252 (28.25%) Project Management
4 174 (19.51%) PRINCE2
5 128 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 125 (14.01%) ITIL
7 97 (10.87%) Change Control
8 94 (10.54%) Programme Management
9 92 (10.31%) Configuration Management
10 86 (9.64%) Quality Management
11 74 (8.30%) Migration
11 74 (8.30%) Security Architecture
12 65 (7.29%) Security Management
13 62 (6.95%) Penetration Testing
14 59 (6.61%) Service Delivery
15 56 (6.28%) Information Assurance
16 55 (6.17%) Business Continuity
17 54 (6.05%) Change Management
18 47 (5.27%) Network Design
19 44 (4.93%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (8.74%) SQL
2 50 (5.61%) Java
3 35 (3.92%) C++
4 34 (3.81%) C#
5 22 (2.47%) C
6 10 (1.12%) VBA
6 10 (1.12%) Python
7 9 (1.01%) PL/SQL
7 9 (1.01%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.78%) Scala
8 7 (0.78%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.56%) Ruby
10 4 (0.45%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.22%) VB
11 2 (0.22%) Perl
11 2 (0.22%) PHP
12 1 (0.11%) ABAP
12 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 185 (20.74%) Security Cleared
2 170 (19.06%) CISSP
3 160 (17.94%) SC Cleared
4 144 (16.14%) Degree
5 85 (9.53%) CISM
6 73 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 72 (8.07%) CISA
8 68 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 56 (6.28%) DV Cleared
10 32 (3.59%) CEH
11 28 (3.14%) PMI Certification
12 23 (2.58%) PMP
13 21 (2.35%) GIAC
14 19 (2.13%) CRISC
15 15 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (1.68%) CCNA
16 13 (1.46%) ISEB
16 13 (1.46%) CHFI
17 11 (1.23%) MBA
18 9 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (23.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (7.17%) PCI DSS
3 53 (5.94%) QA
4 36 (4.04%) COBIT
5 22 (2.47%) ISO 9001
6 14 (1.57%) SLA
6 14 (1.57%) COSO
7 13 (1.46%) Data Quality
8 10 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.78%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.67%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.45%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.45%) BS7799
11 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.22%) BS25999
13 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.11%) GAMP
13 1 (0.11%) GMP
13 1 (0.11%) GAAP
System Software
1 24 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.91%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.12%) XenApp
5 8 (0.90%) vSphere
6 6 (0.67%) UAG
6 6 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (0.56%) NFS
7 5 (0.56%) Nmap
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (1.91%) Nessus
2 12 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (0.67%) SCCM
4 4 (0.45%) CORE IMPACT
5 2 (0.22%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 79 (8.86%) Fujitsu
3 47 (5.27%) Oracle
4 29 (3.25%) VMware
5 26 (2.91%) Cisco
6 20 (2.24%) HP
7 17 (1.91%) Juniper
8 13 (1.46%) Norkom
8 13 (1.46%) Actimize
9 12 (1.35%) IBM
10 11 (1.23%) Citrix
11 10 (1.12%) EMC
11 10 (1.12%) CA
11 10 (1.12%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.01%) Remedy
12 9 (1.01%) BMC
12 9 (1.01%) Huawei
12 9 (1.01%) Mantas
12 9 (1.01%) F5
13 8 (0.90%) Blue Coat
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Fantastic Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Bens + CA
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £72000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago