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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 506 515 548
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 450 495 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.52% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 350 380 375
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%

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
84415 94722 96201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 70238 78268 76950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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
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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 +20 396 £53,000 -3.63% 41
London -18 154 £61,250 -2.00% 12
South East +49 94 £50,000 +5.26% 9
South West +23 41 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Berkshire +42 39 £45,000 -14.28% 1
East of England +29 30 £50,000 -16.66% 4
City of London +37 28 £70,000 - 2
Reading +36 28 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire +37 23 £38,000 -22.44% 3
Hertfordshire +24 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Bristol +18 20 £65,000 +54.76% 1
North West -3 20 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Scotland +23 19 £52,500 +50.00% 4
West Yorkshire +29 18 £37,906 -22.64% 2
West Midlands -31 17 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Wiltshire +15 15 £55,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +13 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Watford +12 13 £50,000 -16.66%
Abingdon -4 13 - -
Manchester -8 13 £55,000 - 2
Hampshire +7 12 £45,000 -20.70% 3
Edinburgh +12 11 £52,500 +5.00%
Kent +8 9 £60,000 +45.45%
Birmingham -38 9 £42,500 - 4
Leeds +28 8 £38,000 -22.44% 2
Surrey +17 8 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Wales +15 8 £82,500 -13.15%
Midlands +12 7 - -
Hemel Hempstead +4 7 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bingley - 7 £35,000 -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 433 (48.71%) Information Security
2 302 (33.97%) CISSP
3 299 (33.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 265 (29.81%) Finance
5 242 (27.22%) Risk Management
6 226 (25.42%) CISM
7 197 (22.16%) CISA
8 195 (21.93%) Cybersecurity
9 174 (19.57%) Project Management
10 170 (19.12%) Degree
11 164 (18.45%) PCI DSS
12 160 (18.00%) Management Information System
13 129 (14.51%) Security Management
14 127 (14.29%) Data Protection
15 126 (14.17%) Firewall
16 125 (14.06%) ITIL
17 119 (13.39%) Microsoft
18 118 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 118 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
19 112 (12.60%) Security Architecture
20 110 (12.37%) Linux
21 109 (12.26%) SIEM
22 106 (11.92%) SQL
23 102 (11.47%) Information Security Management
24 98 (11.02%) Windows
25 91 (10.24%) Unix
26 86 (9.67%) Penetration Testing
27 83 (9.34%) Network Security
28 75 (8.44%) Banking
28 75 (8.44%) MS Excel

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 51 (5.74%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.60%) Tomcat
3 29 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 27 (3.04%) JBoss
4 27 (3.04%) WebSphere
5 25 (2.81%) Apache
5 25 (2.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 23 (2.59%) IIS
7 17 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.90%) SAS
9 6 (0.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.34%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.22%) Confluence
11 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.11%) nginx
12 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 75 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 53 (5.96%) MS Office
3 27 (3.04%) MS Project
4 23 (2.59%) MS Visio
5 21 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.45%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.34%) Oracle AML
3 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.34%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.26%) IaaS
3 18 (2.02%) Office 365
4 16 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.35%) SaaS
6 11 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.79%) PaaS
8 2 (0.22%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 126 (14.17%) Firewall
2 83 (9.34%) Network Security
3 56 (6.30%) LAN
4 49 (5.51%) WAN
5 47 (5.29%) VPN
6 41 (4.61%) TCP/IP
7 38 (4.27%) SAN
8 29 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 26 (2.92%) SSL
10 24 (2.70%) IPsec
11 22 (2.47%) BGP
11 22 (2.47%) DNS
11 22 (2.47%) EIGRP
11 22 (2.47%) OSPF
11 22 (2.47%) RIP
12 20 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (2.02%) NAS
14 17 (1.91%) DHCP
15 16 (1.80%) Wireless
16 15 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.59%) Oracle Database
3 21 (2.36%) MySQL
4 10 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.90%) Data Mining
6 7 (0.79%) Big Data
6 7 (0.79%) MS Access
6 7 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.56%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.22%) GIS
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.11%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (1.80%) JIRA
2 7 (0.79%) QADirector
2 7 (0.79%) TestPartner
3 6 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.56%) Selenium
4 5 (0.56%) Subversion
5 4 (0.45%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.34%) Grunt
6 3 (0.34%) Jasmine
6 3 (0.34%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.22%) AppScan
7 2 (0.22%) Burp Suite
7 2 (0.22%) ERwin
7 2 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.22%) Paros
8 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
General
1 265 (29.81%) Finance
2 75 (8.44%) Banking
3 65 (7.31%) Legal
4 53 (5.96%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.04%) Retail
6 25 (2.81%) International Banking
6 25 (2.81%) Marketing
7 19 (2.14%) Games
8 17 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.80%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.24%) Billing
11 9 (1.01%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.67%) Law
14 5 (0.56%) Automotive
15 4 (0.45%) Back Office
15 4 (0.45%) Electronics
15 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.22%) French Language
16 2 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 178 (20.02%) Analyst
2 167 (18.79%) Consultant
3 113 (12.71%) Security Consultant
4 110 (12.37%) Security Analyst
5 69 (7.76%) Security Manager
6 57 (6.41%) IT Analyst
7 52 (5.85%) IT Security Analyst
8 51 (5.74%) Architect
8 51 (5.74%) Information Security Consultant
9 50 (5.62%) Project Manager
10 49 (5.51%) Information Security Manager
11 48 (5.40%) Security Specialist
12 47 (5.29%) Security Architect
13 43 (4.84%) Information Manager
14 41 (4.61%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 41 (4.61%) Senior Consultant
15 40 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
16 38 (4.27%) Senior Security Analyst
17 37 (4.16%) Security Officer
18 34 (3.82%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.15%) J2EE
2 25 (2.81%) Java EE
3 22 (2.47%) .NET
4 17 (1.91%) Web Services
5 12 (1.35%) EDI
5 12 (1.35%) HTML
6 11 (1.24%) Middleware
7 7 (0.79%) RESTful
7 7 (0.79%) SOAP
8 6 (0.67%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.45%) CSS
10 3 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.34%) FreeSWITCH
10 3 (0.34%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (0.34%) Node.js
10 3 (0.34%) Sass
10 3 (0.34%) WCF
11 2 (0.22%) HTML5
11 2 (0.22%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 160 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 118 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 54 (6.07%) CESG
5 49 (5.51%) Data Centre
6 33 (3.71%) Data Protection Act
7 32 (3.60%) Cyber Attack
8 30 (3.37%) Credit Risk
9 23 (2.59%) PKI
9 23 (2.59%) Virtual Team
10 22 (2.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 20 (2.25%) CESG CLAS
12 19 (2.14%) Security Operations Centre
13 18 (2.02%) Private Cloud
14 11 (1.24%) Driving Licence
14 11 (1.24%) Mathematics
15 9 (1.01%) Cryptography
15 9 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
16 8 (0.90%) Life Science
16 8 (0.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 110 (12.37%) Linux
2 98 (11.02%) Windows
3 91 (10.24%) Unix
4 56 (6.30%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
7 8 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.34%) AIX
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) NetWare
10 1 (0.11%) SUSE
10 1 (0.11%) VMS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (48.71%) Information Security
2 242 (27.22%) Risk Management
3 195 (21.93%) Cybersecurity
4 174 (19.57%) Project Management
5 129 (14.51%) Security Management
6 127 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 125 (14.06%) ITIL
8 118 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 112 (12.60%) Security Architecture
10 109 (12.26%) SIEM
11 102 (11.47%) Information Security Management
12 86 (9.67%) Penetration Testing
13 74 (8.32%) Information Assurance
14 73 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
14 73 (8.21%) Change Management
15 70 (7.87%) Security Operations
16 67 (7.54%) Risk Analysis
17 65 (7.31%) Incident Management
18 64 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
19 61 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 106 (11.92%) SQL
2 48 (5.40%) Java
3 37 (4.16%) C
4 29 (3.26%) Python
5 28 (3.15%) PowerShell
6 26 (2.92%) C#
7 25 (2.81%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.24%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.01%) Perl
9 9 (1.01%) VB
10 7 (0.79%) PHP
10 7 (0.79%) VBA
11 6 (0.67%) Ruby
12 3 (0.34%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.34%) R
12 3 (0.34%) VBScript
13 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 302 (33.97%) CISSP
2 226 (25.42%) CISM
3 197 (22.16%) CISA
4 170 (19.12%) Degree
5 58 (6.52%) SANS
6 57 (6.41%) Security Cleared
7 55 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
8 48 (5.40%) CEH
9 44 (4.95%) CCNP
10 43 (4.84%) CRISC
11 37 (4.16%) SC Cleared
12 33 (3.71%) CESG Certified Professional
13 26 (2.92%) CISMP
13 26 (2.92%) CLAS
14 25 (2.81%) CCNA
15 20 (2.25%) GIAC
16 18 (2.02%) ISSAP
17 17 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (1.69%) MCSE
18 15 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 299 (33.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 164 (18.45%) PCI DSS
3 71 (7.99%) COBIT
4 41 (4.61%) QA
5 37 (4.16%) ISO27002
6 23 (2.59%) RMADS
7 21 (2.36%) SLA
8 19 (2.14%) ISO 9001
9 14 (1.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 14 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (1.24%) ISO22301
11 8 (0.90%) JSP 440
12 6 (0.67%) COSO
12 6 (0.67%) ISO 8583
13 5 (0.56%) HMG Infosec
13 5 (0.56%) IEC 61508
13 5 (0.56%) ISO27005
14 4 (0.45%) ISO26262
14 4 (0.45%) P3O
14 4 (0.45%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 49 (5.51%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.25%) Hyper-V
3 20 (2.25%) VMware Server
4 18 (2.02%) BitLocker
4 18 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (2.02%) Terminal Services
5 17 (1.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 8 (0.90%) Firmware
7 4 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.34%) OpenSIPS
9 2 (0.22%) XenApp
10 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (2.02%) Backup Exec
1 18 (2.02%) Icinga
1 18 (2.02%) Nagios
1 18 (2.02%) Nessus
2 17 (1.91%) Tivoli
3 11 (1.24%) QRadar
3 11 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (0.90%) Puppet
4 8 (0.90%) SCCM
4 8 (0.90%) WSUS
5 6 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.67%) RSA Archer
5 6 (0.67%) Salt
6 4 (0.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.22%) Ansible
7 2 (0.22%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.22%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.22%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 119 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 62 (6.97%) Oracle
3 61 (6.86%) VMware
4 55 (6.19%) Cisco
5 42 (4.72%) HP
6 29 (3.26%) Red Hat
7 26 (2.92%) Sybase
8 22 (2.47%) Fortinet
9 21 (2.36%) EMC
9 21 (2.36%) Splunk
10 20 (2.25%) ArcSight
10 20 (2.25%) CA
11 19 (2.14%) F5
11 19 (2.14%) Juniper
12 18 (2.02%) Veeam
13 16 (1.80%) SAP
14 14 (1.57%) IBM
15 13 (1.46%) Sophos
16 12 (1.35%) Avaya
16 12 (1.35%) SolarWinds
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £27,500 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Whitchurch, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £76,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 4 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago