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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 521 555 598
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +43
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 440 468 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 352 330 296
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
86142 95892 100545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.84% 87.29% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71917 78502 81138
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 +38 402 £52,500 -8.69% 33
London +15 173 £55,000 -12.00% 11
South East +48 83 £50,000 +5.26% 6
East of England +46 44 £52,500 -6.66% 4
West Midlands +2 43 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Berkshire +26 35 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Reading +31 26 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Hertfordshire +42 25 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +2 23 £40,000 -33.33% 2
City of London +41 19 £70,000 +12.00% 4
Staffordshire +15 19 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -1 18 £29,250 +17.00% 1
Surrey +34 16 £50,000 -
Scotland +5 15 £60,000 +2.56% 5
Manchester -4 15 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Bedfordshire +23 14 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Watford +29 13 £50,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire +17 13 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Birmingham -18 12 £46,250 +32.14% 1
South West +12 10 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Oxfordshire -10 10 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Hampshire +5 9 £38,000 -30.90% 2
West Yorkshire +10 8 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Abingdon -13 8 - - 1
Leeds +28 7 £40,000 -14.89% 2
Kent +20 6 £52,500 +16.66%
East Midlands -4 6 £65,000 -1.88% 1
Glasgow -5 6 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Shropshire - 6 £38,500 -
Guildford - 6 £35,000 -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 483 (50.26%) Information Security
2 352 (36.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 322 (33.51%) CISSP
4 285 (29.66%) Risk Management
5 272 (28.30%) Finance
6 227 (23.62%) CISM
7 218 (22.68%) Degree
8 214 (22.27%) Cybersecurity
9 193 (20.08%) Project Management
10 187 (19.46%) CISA
11 173 (18.00%) Management Information System
12 169 (17.59%) Security Management
13 163 (16.96%) ITIL
14 154 (16.02%) PCI DSS
15 141 (14.67%) SIEM
16 138 (14.36%) Firewall
17 129 (13.42%) Microsoft
17 129 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
18 125 (13.01%) Data Protection
19 124 (12.90%) Information Security Management
20 114 (11.86%) Windows
21 108 (11.24%) SQL
22 105 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
23 104 (10.82%) Penetration Testing
24 99 (10.30%) Legal
25 94 (9.78%) Linux
26 93 (9.68%) Information Assurance
26 93 (9.68%) Security Operations
27 90 (9.37%) Network Security
27 90 (9.37%) Unix

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 52 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.64%) Apache
3 27 (2.81%) IIS
4 26 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 22 (2.29%) JBoss
5 22 (2.29%) WebLogic
6 21 (2.19%) WebSphere
6 21 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (0.94%) SAS
8 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.62%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.52%) Confluence
11 4 (0.42%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.21%) TPMS
13 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.10%) nginx
13 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.10%) WildFly
Applications
1 72 (7.49%) MS Office
2 62 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 40 (4.16%) MS Project
4 35 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 20 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.10%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.10%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.31%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.31%) SAP EHS
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle AML
5 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.50%) Office 365
2 22 (2.29%) IaaS
3 19 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.35%) SaaS
6 7 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.62%) PaaS
8 4 (0.42%) GitHub
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 138 (14.36%) Firewall
2 90 (9.37%) Network Security
3 60 (6.24%) LAN
4 58 (6.04%) VPN
5 56 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 52 (5.41%) WAN
7 40 (4.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 35 (3.64%) Wireless
9 32 (3.33%) SAN
10 30 (3.12%) SSL
11 24 (2.50%) NAS
12 20 (2.08%) BGP
12 20 (2.08%) EIGRP
12 20 (2.08%) OSPF
12 20 (2.08%) RIP
13 19 (1.98%) Internet
14 18 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (1.87%) IPsec
15 17 (1.77%) VoIP
16 15 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.81%) MySQL
3 15 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (0.83%) Big Data
5 8 (0.83%) Data Mining
5 8 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.73%) MS Access
6 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.52%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.31%) GIS
9 1 (0.10%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.77%) JIRA
2 7 (0.73%) QADirector
2 7 (0.73%) Selenium
2 7 (0.73%) TestPartner
2 7 (0.73%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.62%) Subversion
4 5 (0.52%) Jasmine
5 4 (0.42%) ERwin
5 4 (0.42%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.31%) Grunt
6 3 (0.31%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.21%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.21%) NUnit
7 2 (0.21%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.21%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.10%) JUnit
8 1 (0.10%) Toad
General
1 272 (28.30%) Finance
2 99 (10.30%) Legal
3 75 (7.80%) Banking
4 61 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 23 (2.39%) Marketing
7 22 (2.29%) Retail
8 21 (2.19%) International Banking
9 17 (1.77%) Law
10 13 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.14%) Billing
12 8 (0.83%) Games
13 6 (0.62%) Back Office
14 5 (0.52%) Electronics
14 5 (0.52%) Local Government
15 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.42%) Military
16 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 179 (18.63%) Consultant
2 170 (17.69%) Analyst
3 126 (13.11%) Security Consultant
4 114 (11.86%) Security Analyst
5 68 (7.08%) Security Manager
6 59 (6.14%) Project Manager
7 58 (6.04%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 57 (5.93%) Security Officer
9 54 (5.62%) Information Officer
10 53 (5.52%) Information Security Consultant
11 52 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
12 50 (5.20%) Information Security Manager
13 48 (4.99%) Architect
13 48 (4.99%) IT Analyst
14 44 (4.58%) Security Specialist
14 44 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
14 44 (4.58%) Senior Security Analyst
15 43 (4.47%) Information Manager
16 42 (4.37%) IT Security Analyst
17 41 (4.27%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.95%) .NET
2 27 (2.81%) J2EE
3 21 (2.19%) Java EE
4 17 (1.77%) EDI
5 14 (1.46%) Web Services
6 13 (1.35%) HTML
6 13 (1.35%) SOAP
7 9 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
7 9 (0.94%) RESTful
8 8 (0.83%) Middleware
9 4 (0.42%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.42%) WCF
10 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.31%) CSS
10 3 (0.31%) FreeSWITCH
10 3 (0.31%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (0.31%) Node.js
10 3 (0.31%) Sass
11 2 (0.21%) OAuth
11 2 (0.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 173 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 129 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 48 (4.99%) CESG
5 47 (4.89%) Data Centre
6 41 (4.27%) Data Protection Act
7 35 (3.64%) Virtual Team
8 31 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
9 30 (3.12%) CESG CLAS
10 28 (2.91%) Credit Risk
11 25 (2.60%) Mathematics
12 24 (2.50%) Private Cloud
13 23 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
14 19 (1.98%) PKI
15 18 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 13 (1.35%) Client/Server
17 12 (1.25%) Driving Licence
18 10 (1.04%) User Experience
19 9 (0.94%) Fintech
19 9 (0.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.86%) Windows
2 94 (9.78%) Linux
3 90 (9.37%) Unix
4 46 (4.79%) Windows Server
5 28 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.83%) Android
7 8 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.10%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Debian
11 1 (0.10%) NetWare
11 1 (0.10%) Solaris
11 1 (0.10%) VMS
11 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (50.26%) Information Security
2 285 (29.66%) Risk Management
3 214 (22.27%) Cybersecurity
4 193 (20.08%) Project Management
5 169 (17.59%) Security Management
6 163 (16.96%) ITIL
7 141 (14.67%) SIEM
8 125 (13.01%) Data Protection
9 124 (12.90%) Information Security Management
10 105 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 104 (10.82%) Penetration Testing
12 93 (9.68%) Information Assurance
12 93 (9.68%) Security Operations
13 88 (9.16%) Security Architecture
14 84 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
15 64 (6.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 63 (6.56%) ISMS
17 62 (6.45%) Internal Audit
18 55 (5.72%) PRINCE2
18 55 (5.72%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 108 (11.24%) SQL
2 54 (5.62%) Java
3 44 (4.58%) Python
4 42 (4.37%) C
5 39 (4.06%) PowerShell
6 32 (3.33%) C#
7 16 (1.66%) Perl
7 16 (1.66%) PL/SQL
8 14 (1.46%) Ruby
8 14 (1.46%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.73%) C++
10 7 (0.73%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.73%) PHP
10 7 (0.73%) VB
10 7 (0.73%) VBA
11 4 (0.42%) R
12 3 (0.31%) VBScript
13 2 (0.21%) VC++
14 1 (0.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 322 (33.51%) CISSP
2 227 (23.62%) CISM
3 218 (22.68%) Degree
4 187 (19.46%) CISA
5 87 (9.05%) Security Cleared
6 66 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
7 62 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 50 (5.20%) SC Cleared
9 48 (4.99%) SANS
10 47 (4.89%) CCNP
11 44 (4.58%) CLAS
12 41 (4.27%) CEH
13 39 (4.06%) CCNA
14 33 (3.43%) CRISC
15 31 (3.23%) CISMP
16 23 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (2.29%) MCSE
18 18 (1.87%) ISEB
19 16 (1.66%) GIAC
19 16 (1.66%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 352 (36.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 154 (16.02%) PCI DSS
3 80 (8.32%) COBIT
4 40 (4.16%) ISO27002
5 34 (3.54%) QA
5 34 (3.54%) RMADS
6 26 (2.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 22 (2.29%) ISO 9001
7 22 (2.29%) SLA
8 19 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (1.25%) ISO22301
10 10 (1.04%) COSO
11 9 (0.94%) ISO 8583
12 8 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 8 (0.83%) JSP 440
13 6 (0.62%) HMG Infosec
14 5 (0.52%) P3O
15 4 (0.42%) IEC 61508
15 4 (0.42%) ISO27005
15 4 (0.42%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 56 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 34 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.71%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.50%) BitLocker
4 24 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 8 (0.83%) Firmware
5 8 (0.83%) VMware Server
6 7 (0.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.31%) OpenSIPS
9 2 (0.21%) XenApp
10 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (2.71%) Nessus
2 24 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 24 (2.50%) Icinga
3 14 (1.46%) QRadar
3 14 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (1.14%) Puppet
5 9 (0.94%) Salt
6 8 (0.83%) Nagios
6 8 (0.83%) SCCM
6 8 (0.83%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.73%) RSA Archer
8 6 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (0.62%) WSUS
9 5 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.21%) Ansible
11 2 (0.21%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 129 (13.42%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.56%) Cisco
3 54 (5.62%) VMware
4 51 (5.31%) Oracle
5 33 (3.43%) HP
6 28 (2.91%) Splunk
7 27 (2.81%) EMC
8 26 (2.71%) CA
9 24 (2.50%) Fortinet
9 24 (2.50%) Veeam
10 23 (2.39%) Sybase
11 22 (2.29%) ArcSight
11 22 (2.29%) F5
12 21 (2.19%) IBM
12 21 (2.19%) Red Hat
13 17 (1.77%) SAP
14 15 (1.56%) Avaya
14 15 (1.56%) Juniper
15 14 (1.46%) SolarWinds
15 14 (1.46%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £47000 per annum + pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Benfits +
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
Fuel Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
United Kingdom
Cigna Careers
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000-£65,000, 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 12 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago