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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 498 538 578
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +40
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 496 480 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 408 343 311
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,650 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%

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
86605 92119 101627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72063 74807 82623
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +59 473 £55,000 - 42
London +42 229 £62,500 +4.16% 20
South East +67 94 £55,000 +10.00% 9
East of England +63 64 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +21 32 £56,250 -4.25% 2
Reading +25 28 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire +37 27 £46,500 -
West Midlands -10 25 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North West -6 23 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Yorkshire +4 20 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Hampshire +18 19 £41,250 -4.62% 1
City of London +16 19 £70,000 +14.75% 5
Surrey +15 18 £50,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +8 15 £40,000 -6.97% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 14 £57,500 +43.75%
Leeds +11 14 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Manchester -2 14 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Essex +12 12 £52,500 -4.54%
Staffordshire +3 12 £31,250 -3.84%
Bedfordshire -1 11 £56,000 -6.66% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -8 11 £30,000 -7.69%
Welwyn Garden City +18 9 £46,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £42,500 -
East Midlands -1 8 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cambridge - 8 - -
Watford - 8 £50,000 -
Southampton - 8 £35,000 -
Guildford - 7 £50,000 -
Harlow - 7 £52,500 -
Peterborough +1 6 £57,500 +43.75%

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 474 (49.38%) Information Security
2 357 (37.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 324 (33.75%) CISSP
4 306 (31.88%) Risk Management
5 300 (31.25%) Finance
6 216 (22.50%) CISM
7 207 (21.56%) Degree
8 203 (21.15%) Cybersecurity
9 188 (19.58%) Management Information System
10 170 (17.71%) Project Management
11 166 (17.29%) CISA
12 149 (15.52%) Security Management
13 147 (15.31%) ITIL
14 145 (15.10%) PCI DSS
15 134 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
16 132 (13.75%) Firewall
17 131 (13.65%) SIEM
18 114 (11.88%) Windows
18 114 (11.88%) Data Protection
19 113 (11.77%) Penetration Testing
20 108 (11.25%) Network Security
21 107 (11.15%) Microsoft
22 102 (10.63%) Information Assurance
23 100 (10.42%) Legal
24 99 (10.31%) Banking
25 98 (10.21%) Security Architecture
26 92 (9.58%) Security Cleared
26 92 (9.58%) Security Operations
26 92 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
27 89 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management

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 34 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.02%) Apache
3 22 (2.29%) JBoss
3 22 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.19%) IIS
4 21 (2.19%) WebSphere
4 21 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 17 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.04%) Umbraco
7 9 (0.94%) SAS
8 5 (0.52%) Confluence
8 5 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.52%) TPMS
9 3 (0.31%) Node.js
10 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.10%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.10%) nginx
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 57 (5.94%) MS Office
2 38 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 26 (2.71%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.40%) MS Project
5 8 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.31%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.31%) SAP EHS
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.29%) Office 365
2 17 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.77%) SaaS
3 16 (1.67%) IaaS
4 13 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.73%) PaaS
7 4 (0.42%) GitHub
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 132 (13.75%) Firewall
2 108 (11.25%) Network Security
3 69 (7.19%) TCP/IP
4 46 (4.79%) VPN
5 45 (4.69%) Wireless
6 41 (4.27%) LAN
7 35 (3.65%) Intrusion Detection
8 34 (3.54%) WAN
9 25 (2.60%) SSL
10 21 (2.19%) Internet
11 19 (1.98%) SAN
12 18 (1.88%) Converged Networks
12 18 (1.88%) NAS
13 15 (1.56%) Wireshark
14 14 (1.46%) BGP
14 14 (1.46%) OSPF
15 13 (1.35%) EIGRP
15 13 (1.35%) HTTP
15 13 (1.35%) MPLS
16 12 (1.25%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.19%) MySQL
3 16 (1.67%) Big Data
4 14 (1.46%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (0.94%) GIS
7 3 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.31%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.21%) MS Access
8 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.10%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.10%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.10%) QlikView
9 1 (0.10%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (1.46%) JIRA
2 13 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.63%) Subversion
4 5 (0.52%) Jasmine
4 5 (0.52%) Selenium
5 4 (0.42%) ERwin
5 4 (0.42%) Metasploit
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%) QADirector
7 2 (0.21%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.21%) TestPartner
7 2 (0.21%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.10%) JUnit
8 1 (0.10%) Toad
General
1 300 (31.25%) Finance
2 100 (10.42%) Legal
3 99 (10.31%) Banking
4 53 (5.52%) Telecoms
5 32 (3.33%) Marketing
6 29 (3.02%) Financial Institution
6 29 (3.02%) Law
7 21 (2.19%) International Banking
7 21 (2.19%) Retail
8 14 (1.46%) Billing
8 14 (1.46%) Publishing
9 9 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.83%) Military
11 7 (0.73%) Local Government
12 6 (0.63%) Back Office
12 6 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.31%) Electronics
14 3 (0.31%) French Language
14 3 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 193 (20.10%) Analyst
2 169 (17.60%) Consultant
3 125 (13.02%) Security Analyst
4 120 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 64 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 63 (6.56%) Information Analyst
7 57 (5.94%) Architect
7 57 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
8 54 (5.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 54 (5.63%) Information Security Analyst
9 53 (5.52%) Project Manager
10 50 (5.21%) IT Manager
10 50 (5.21%) Security Officer
11 48 (5.00%) Information Officer
11 48 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
11 48 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
12 45 (4.69%) Information Security Officer
13 42 (4.38%) Information Manager
13 42 (4.38%) IT Analyst
14 41 (4.27%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.52%) .NET
2 39 (4.06%) Web Services
3 25 (2.60%) J2EE
4 21 (2.19%) Java EE
5 18 (1.88%) EDI
6 11 (1.15%) HTML
7 10 (1.04%) WCF
8 9 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
8 9 (0.94%) SOAP
9 7 (0.73%) OAuth
9 7 (0.73%) OpenID
9 7 (0.73%) SAML
10 5 (0.52%) JSON
10 5 (0.52%) REST
10 5 (0.52%) XHTML
10 5 (0.52%) XML
11 4 (0.42%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.42%) Middleware
12 3 (0.31%) CSS
12 3 (0.31%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 188 (19.58%) Management Information System
2 134 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (8.65%) Computer Science
4 41 (4.27%) Data Centre
4 41 (4.27%) Data Protection Act
5 40 (4.17%) CESG
6 33 (3.44%) Mathematics
7 31 (3.23%) Credit Risk
8 26 (2.71%) CESG CLAS
9 24 (2.50%) Blackberry
10 20 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
11 18 (1.88%) Private Cloud
12 16 (1.67%) PKI
13 15 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
14 13 (1.35%) Cryptography
15 11 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
15 11 (1.15%) e-Health
16 10 (1.04%) Client/Server
16 10 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 9 (0.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.88%) Windows
2 85 (8.85%) Unix
3 74 (7.71%) Linux
4 25 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 24 (2.50%) Android
5 24 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 22 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.21%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.10%) Debian
9 1 (0.10%) Solaris
9 1 (0.10%) VMS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (49.38%) Information Security
2 306 (31.88%) Risk Management
3 203 (21.15%) Cybersecurity
4 170 (17.71%) Project Management
5 149 (15.52%) Security Management
6 147 (15.31%) ITIL
7 131 (13.65%) SIEM
8 114 (11.88%) Data Protection
9 113 (11.77%) Penetration Testing
10 102 (10.63%) Information Assurance
11 98 (10.21%) Security Architecture
12 92 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (9.58%) Security Operations
13 89 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 86 (8.96%) Information Security Management
15 77 (8.02%) Internal Audit
16 67 (6.98%) ISMS
16 67 (6.98%) SDLC
17 60 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 60 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 89 (9.27%) SQL
2 57 (5.94%) Java
3 54 (5.63%) C
4 43 (4.48%) Python
5 42 (4.38%) C#
6 31 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 18 (1.88%) Perl
8 17 (1.77%) Ruby
9 11 (1.15%) C++
9 11 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.04%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.73%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.31%) PHP
12 3 (0.31%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.31%) VBScript
13 2 (0.21%) R
13 2 (0.21%) VB
13 2 (0.21%) VBA
13 2 (0.21%) VC++
Qualifications
1 324 (33.75%) CISSP
2 216 (22.50%) CISM
3 207 (21.56%) Degree
4 166 (17.29%) CISA
5 92 (9.58%) Security Cleared
6 68 (7.08%) CESG Certified Professional
7 64 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 53 (5.52%) SC Cleared
9 50 (5.21%) SANS
10 48 (5.00%) CCNA
11 44 (4.58%) CEH
12 42 (4.38%) CLAS
13 37 (3.85%) CCNP
14 36 (3.75%) CRISC
15 31 (3.23%) CISMP
16 25 (2.60%) GIAC
17 23 (2.40%) SSCP
18 22 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (2.19%) MCSE
20 17 (1.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 357 (37.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 145 (15.10%) PCI DSS
3 65 (6.77%) COBIT
4 44 (4.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 32 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 27 (2.81%) RMADS
7 24 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 23 (2.40%) ISO27002
9 22 (2.29%) QA
10 20 (2.08%) ISO 9001
11 18 (1.88%) SLA
12 11 (1.15%) COSO
12 11 (1.15%) ISO22301
13 9 (0.94%) ISO 8583
14 5 (0.52%) ISO 14001
15 4 (0.42%) ISO27005
16 3 (0.31%) HIPAA
16 3 (0.31%) HMG Infosec
16 3 (0.31%) PA-DSS
16 3 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 44 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.88%) BitLocker
4 18 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (1.88%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.42%) Firmware
6 3 (0.31%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (0.21%) XenApp
8 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.10%) Docker
8 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (2.92%) Nessus
2 18 (1.88%) Backup Exec
2 18 (1.88%) Icinga
3 13 (1.35%) QRadar
3 13 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (1.15%) Puppet
5 9 (0.94%) Salt
6 6 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (0.63%) RSA Archer
7 3 (0.31%) SCCM
8 2 (0.21%) Ansible
8 2 (0.21%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.21%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.10%) Graphite
9 1 (0.10%) Graylog
9 1 (0.10%) Nagios
9 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 107 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 58 (6.04%) Cisco
3 39 (4.06%) VMware
4 36 (3.75%) Oracle
5 23 (2.40%) CA
6 22 (2.29%) Sybase
7 21 (2.19%) Avaya
7 21 (2.19%) HP
7 21 (2.19%) Splunk
8 20 (2.08%) EMC
9 19 (1.98%) Symantec
10 18 (1.88%) Fortinet
10 18 (1.88%) Veeam
11 17 (1.77%) ArcSight
11 17 (1.77%) F5
12 16 (1.67%) IBM
12 16 (1.67%) SAP
13 14 (1.46%) Remedy
13 14 (1.46%) SolarWinds
14 13 (1.35%) Qualys
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum BONUS / PENSION /STOCKS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + 27 days hol + bens.
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Computacenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £65k plus extremely attractive benefits and extensive career pr
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £38000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
AAP3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Londom, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
Derby
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 25 days ago