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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 497 526 585
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +59
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 468 380 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 372 315 263
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -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 £75,000
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
93611 87345 89294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.03% 81.54% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75601 71738 75250
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 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 23 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 +24 433 £55,000 +7.84% 42
London +39 207 £57,500 -1.28% 17
South East -22 67 £48,750 -7.14% 8
Yorkshire -40 38 £46,750 +3.88% 5
North West -6 37 £40,000 +3.89% 8
West Midlands -20 33 £37,500 +25.00% 2
City of London +20 30 £57,500 +12.19% 6
West Yorkshire -19 29 £49,000 -10.90% 5
Cheshire +13 27 £30,000 -27.27% 5
Berkshire +23 26 £58,750 +30.55% 3
Leeds -23 25 £49,000 -10.90% 5
Birmingham 0 24 £55,500 +16.84% 1
South West -37 20 £56,500 +17.70% 1
East of England -9 18 £44,500 +5.95% 1
Hampshire -4 15 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Kent +22 13 £55,000 +35.80%
Gloucestershire 0 9 £65,000 -16.12%
Wiltshire -9 9 £40,000 -47.36% 1
Southampton - 9 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -16 8 £70,000 +66.66%
South Yorkshire -23 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Sheffield -24 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Stoke-on-Trent +1 7 £32,500 +8.33%
Bedfordshire -2 7 £37,500 - 1
Scotland -4 7 £47,500 +1.60% 2
Reading -6 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire -25 7 £32,500 +8.33%
Knutsford - 7 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 7 £57,500 -
Gloucester - 7 £65,000 -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 374 (42.40%) Finance
2 275 (31.18%) Information Security
3 231 (26.19%) Project Management
4 230 (26.08%) Risk Management
5 193 (21.88%) Management Information System
6 188 (21.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 159 (18.03%) Security Cleared
8 157 (17.80%) ITIL
9 152 (17.23%) Degree
10 145 (16.44%) PRINCE2
11 129 (14.63%) Windows
11 129 (14.63%) SC Cleared
12 115 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 111 (12.59%) CISSP
14 110 (12.47%) Retail
15 99 (11.22%) Microsoft
16 98 (11.11%) Firewall
17 92 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 91 (10.32%) Banking
19 89 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
20 86 (9.75%) PCI DSS
21 84 (9.52%) Change Management
22 74 (8.39%) Cisco
23 71 (8.05%) SQL
24 70 (7.94%) Telecoms
25 68 (7.71%) Business Continuity
25 68 (7.71%) Security Architecture
26 67 (7.60%) CISM
27 65 (7.37%) UNIX
28 64 (7.26%) RMADS

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.70%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.47%) IIS
4 7 (0.79%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.57%) Apache
6 4 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.45%) Lync
6 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.34%) Confluence
7 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.23%) SAS
8 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.11%) Mule
9 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 56 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.08%) MS Office
3 29 (3.29%) MS Project
3 29 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.68%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.45%) SmartSuite
7 1 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 13 (1.47%) Sophis RISQUE
2 8 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.34%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.34%) SAP EHS
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Summit
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 98 (11.11%) Firewall
2 54 (6.12%) Network Security
3 50 (5.67%) VPN
4 42 (4.76%) LAN
5 34 (3.85%) WAN
6 28 (3.17%) TCP/IP
6 28 (3.17%) BGP
7 26 (2.95%) OSPF
8 17 (1.93%) Wireless
8 17 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (1.81%) Internet
10 14 (1.59%) Junos
10 14 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (1.47%) MPLS
11 13 (1.47%) DMZ
12 11 (1.25%) SNMP
13 10 (1.13%) Extranet
14 9 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.91%) Structured Cabling
16 7 (0.79%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (1.70%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.45%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.34%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.34%) SAP BI
8 3 (0.34%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.23%) MySQL
9 2 (0.23%) Big Data
9 2 (0.23%) QlikView
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (2.15%) Selenium
1 19 (2.15%) WebDriver
1 19 (2.15%) SpecFlow
2 16 (1.81%) JIRA
3 14 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.25%) Subversion
5 8 (0.91%) FitNesse
5 8 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.68%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.57%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.57%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.34%) Maven
8 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.34%) JMeter
9 2 (0.23%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 374 (42.40%) Finance
2 110 (12.47%) Retail
3 91 (10.32%) Banking
4 70 (7.94%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.06%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.61%) Legal
6 23 (2.61%) Marketing
7 22 (2.49%) Retail Banking
8 17 (1.93%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.25%) Advertising
11 9 (1.02%) Local Government
12 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.79%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.68%) Games
14 5 (0.57%) Front Office
14 5 (0.57%) French Language
14 5 (0.57%) German Language
15 4 (0.45%) Law
16 2 (0.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (21.32%) Analyst
2 123 (13.95%) Consultant
3 103 (11.68%) Project Manager
4 73 (8.28%) Security Consultant
5 70 (7.94%) Security Analyst
6 50 (5.67%) Service Manager
7 46 (5.22%) Security Manager
8 45 (5.10%) Service Analyst
9 39 (4.42%) Information Analyst
9 39 (4.42%) Infrastructure Manager
9 39 (4.42%) Information Security Analyst
10 38 (4.31%) Developer
11 36 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 34 (3.85%) Business Analyst
13 33 (3.74%) Service Transition Analyst
14 31 (3.51%) CLAS Consultant
15 30 (3.40%) Tester
16 29 (3.29%) Information Security Consultant
17 28 (3.17%) Risk Manager
18 27 (3.06%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.17%) .NET
2 20 (2.27%) REST
3 12 (1.36%) HTML
3 12 (1.36%) EDI
4 10 (1.13%) XML
4 10 (1.13%) ASP.NET
4 10 (1.13%) Apache Flex
5 8 (0.91%) Middleware
6 7 (0.79%) Web Services
7 6 (0.68%) RESTful
7 6 (0.68%) Gherkin
8 4 (0.45%) GWT
8 4 (0.45%) JSP
8 4 (0.45%) J2EE
8 4 (0.45%) Spring
9 3 (0.34%) JSON
9 3 (0.34%) jQuery
9 3 (0.34%) Silverlight
10 2 (0.23%) WPF
10 2 (0.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 193 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 115 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (7.26%) RMADS
4 55 (6.24%) Computer Science
5 43 (4.88%) CESG
6 37 (4.20%) NHS
7 36 (4.08%) CESG CLAS
8 22 (2.49%) User Experience
9 19 (2.15%) Clustering
10 15 (1.70%) Credit Risk
11 13 (1.47%) PKI
11 13 (1.47%) Mathematics
12 12 (1.36%) Informatics
12 12 (1.36%) PMI
13 10 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.79%) FMCG
14 7 (0.79%) CLARiiON
14 7 (0.79%) Cryptography
15 6 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (0.68%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 129 (14.63%) Windows
2 65 (7.37%) UNIX
3 63 (7.14%) Linux
4 23 (2.61%) Solaris
5 13 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.68%) Android
10 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (31.18%) Information Security
2 231 (26.19%) Project Management
3 230 (26.08%) Risk Management
4 157 (17.80%) ITIL
5 145 (16.44%) PRINCE2
6 92 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 89 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (9.52%) Change Management
9 68 (7.71%) Business Continuity
9 68 (7.71%) Security Architecture
10 62 (7.03%) Security Management
11 61 (6.92%) Information Assurance
11 61 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 57 (6.46%) Change Control
13 56 (6.35%) Configuration Management
14 51 (5.78%) Service Delivery
15 49 (5.56%) Mentoring
16 48 (5.44%) Service Management
16 48 (5.44%) Penetration Testing
17 47 (5.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (8.05%) SQL
2 40 (4.54%) C#
3 25 (2.83%) Java
4 17 (1.93%) C
5 16 (1.81%) Perl
6 15 (1.70%) C++
6 15 (1.70%) Tcl
7 14 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.36%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.02%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.79%) VB
11 6 (0.68%) Python
11 6 (0.68%) Ruby
12 5 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.57%) PowerHouse
13 3 (0.34%) XAML
13 3 (0.34%) VB6
13 3 (0.34%) VBA
14 2 (0.23%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 152 (17.23%) Degree
3 129 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 111 (12.59%) CISSP
5 67 (7.60%) CISM
6 50 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (5.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 46 (5.22%) DV Cleared
9 42 (4.76%) CISA
10 35 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 30 (3.40%) CCNP
12 29 (3.29%) CCNA
13 22 (2.49%) CEH
14 16 (1.81%) GIAC
14 16 (1.81%) PMI Certification
15 14 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
15 14 (1.59%) CCSA
16 13 (1.47%) CRISC
17 11 (1.25%) MBA
18 10 (1.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (21.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 86 (9.75%) PCI DSS
3 56 (6.35%) QA
4 43 (4.88%) COBIT
5 20 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (1.81%) ISO 9001
7 14 (1.59%) COSO
8 13 (1.47%) JSP 440
9 11 (1.25%) SLA
10 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.11%) GAMP
11 1 (0.11%) GMP
11 1 (0.11%) BS7799
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.11%) DO-160
11 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.11%) FATCA
11 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 18 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.13%) XenApp
3 7 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (0.79%) vSphere
3 7 (0.79%) UAG
4 3 (0.34%) Nmap
4 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.23%) NFS
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (2.72%) Nessus
2 14 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.57%) SCCM
5 3 (0.34%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.23%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.23%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) OpenView
7 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.11%) Control-M
7 1 (0.11%) Puppet
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 99 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.39%) Cisco
3 45 (5.10%) Fujitsu
4 42 (4.76%) Oracle
5 40 (4.54%) Juniper
6 27 (3.06%) CheckPoint
7 26 (2.95%) VMware
8 20 (2.27%) Blue Coat
9 17 (1.93%) HP
10 14 (1.59%) SAP
11 12 (1.36%) F5
12 11 (1.25%) EMC
12 11 (1.25%) Citrix
12 11 (1.25%) Remedy
13 10 (1.13%) Huawei
14 9 (1.02%) CA
15 8 (0.91%) BMC
16 7 (0.79%) NetApp
16 7 (0.79%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.79%) Infoblox
Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 p.a.
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + Flexible cash benefits, bonus and pension.
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
GA Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 6.6K Car Allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago