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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
UK
Rank 472 535 594
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +59
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 416 420 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 317 298 286
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £94,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.00%

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
74290 86752 90655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.11% 87.71% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61217 72076 74747
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +80 401 £50,000 -9.09% 36
London +63 186 £52,500 -12.50% 11
South East +84 90 £49,000 -4.08% 7
North West -18 42 £41,000 -20.32% 2
City of London +24 41 £45,000 -26.22% 3
West Midlands +17 34 £40,000 +17.57% 4
Berkshire +40 31 £55,000 +10.00%
Birmingham +21 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Surrey +55 22 £52,500 +13.51% 2
South West +12 20 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Cheshire - 15 £50,000 - 1
Brighton +30 13 £40,000 -14.43%
East Sussex +21 13 £40,000 -14.43%
Lancashire - 13 £41,000 - 1
Bristol +14 12 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Yorkshire +11 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Staines - 11 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire +18 10 £45,000 -37.50% 2
Oxfordshire +34 9 £36,000 - 1
Manchester -48 9 £57,500 +4.73%
Oxford - 9 £36,000 - 1
Reading +36 8 £44,000 -18.13%
East of England +6 7 £47,500 +33.80% 6
North Yorkshire -4 7 £27,000 -36.47%
Harrogate - 7 £27,000 -
Hertfordshire +14 6 £47,250 -17.82% 2
East Midlands +5 6 £51,500 -23.70%
South Wales +17 5 £62,500 +78.57% 2
West Yorkshire +17 5 £40,000 -6.97%
Maidenhead +6 5 - -

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 436 (49.27%) Information Security
2 321 (36.27%) CISSP
3 318 (35.93%) Finance
4 284 (32.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 278 (31.41%) Management Information System
6 251 (28.36%) CISM
7 244 (27.57%) Risk Management
8 190 (21.47%) CISA
9 179 (20.23%) ITIL
9 179 (20.23%) Security Architecture
10 169 (19.10%) PCI DSS
10 169 (19.10%) Firewall
11 156 (17.63%) Security Management
12 150 (16.95%) Project Management
13 137 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
14 134 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 132 (14.92%) Information Security Management
16 128 (14.46%) Degree
17 119 (13.45%) Data Protection
18 111 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
19 103 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
20 102 (11.53%) Penetration Testing
21 101 (11.41%) SIEM
22 99 (11.19%) COBIT
23 96 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
24 94 (10.62%) Security Cleared
25 93 (10.51%) Windows
26 92 (10.40%) Microsoft
27 89 (10.06%) Banking
28 87 (9.83%) Network Security

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 33 (3.73%) WebLogic
2 30 (3.39%) JBoss
2 30 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 27 (3.05%) WebSphere
4 19 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 16 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.79%) SAS
9 6 (0.68%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.45%) IIS
10 4 (0.45%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.34%) TPMS
12 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.23%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.23%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 68 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.82%) MS Office
3 18 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.58%) MS Project
5 7 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.34%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) Maple
8 1 (0.11%) Simulink
8 1 (0.11%) SmartSuite
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (3.16%) Sentinel
2 14 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.47%) assyst
4 9 (1.02%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle AML
5 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.05%) Office 365
4 24 (2.71%) IaaS
5 22 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.90%) SaaS
7 3 (0.34%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 169 (19.10%) Firewall
2 87 (9.83%) Network Security
3 31 (3.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 23 (2.60%) LAN
5 22 (2.49%) WAN
6 21 (2.37%) Internet
7 20 (2.26%) TCP/IP
8 18 (2.03%) VPN
9 17 (1.92%) BGP
9 17 (1.92%) DNS
9 17 (1.92%) HTTP
9 17 (1.92%) OSPF
10 14 (1.58%) DHCP
10 14 (1.58%) MPLS
10 14 (1.58%) SAN
11 12 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (0.68%) IPsec
13 6 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.24%) Big Data
3 11 (1.24%) MongoDB
4 6 (0.68%) GIS
5 4 (0.45%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.23%) Redis
7 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (1.36%) AppScan
1 12 (1.36%) Burp Suite
1 12 (1.36%) Paros
2 9 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.79%) JIRA
4 5 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.45%) JMeter
5 4 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.45%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.23%) Appium
6 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.23%) jMock
6 2 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (0.23%) Mockito
6 2 (0.23%) QUnit
6 2 (0.23%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.23%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 318 (35.93%) Finance
2 89 (10.06%) Banking
3 52 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 48 (5.42%) Legal
5 33 (3.73%) Retail
6 20 (2.26%) Marketing
7 19 (2.15%) Aerospace
8 15 (1.69%) Games
8 15 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.58%) International Banking
10 10 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.90%) Electronics
11 8 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.90%) German Language
11 8 (0.90%) Military
11 8 (0.90%) Spanish Language
12 7 (0.79%) French Language
13 6 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
13 6 (0.68%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 225 (25.42%) Analyst
2 142 (16.05%) Security Analyst
3 113 (12.77%) Consultant
4 79 (8.93%) Security Consultant
5 65 (7.34%) IT Analyst
6 63 (7.12%) Architect
7 62 (7.01%) Information Analyst
8 61 (6.89%) Information Security Analyst
9 58 (6.55%) Security Specialist
10 54 (6.10%) Security Manager
11 51 (5.76%) Security Architect
11 51 (5.76%) Security Officer
12 50 (5.65%) IT Security Analyst
13 41 (4.63%) Information Security Officer
14 40 (4.52%) Business Analyst
15 39 (4.41%) Information Security Consultant
16 34 (3.84%) Information Manager
16 34 (3.84%) Information Officer
16 34 (3.84%) Senior Analyst
17 32 (3.62%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.60%) Web Services
2 20 (2.26%) Middleware
3 19 (2.15%) J2EE
4 14 (1.58%) Java EE
5 11 (1.24%) Gherkin
5 11 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (1.13%) AngularJS
7 9 (1.02%) Node.js
8 8 (0.90%) EDI
9 7 (0.79%) .NET
10 5 (0.56%) XML
11 4 (0.45%) Apache Flex
11 4 (0.45%) CSS
11 4 (0.45%) HTML
12 3 (0.34%) IBM Integration Bus
12 3 (0.34%) SOAP
12 3 (0.34%) XHTML
13 2 (0.23%) COM
13 2 (0.23%) Django
13 2 (0.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 278 (31.41%) Management Information System
2 111 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (7.46%) CESG
4 61 (6.89%) Data Centre
5 39 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 37 (4.18%) Data Protection Act
7 30 (3.39%) Cryptography
8 23 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
9 17 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
10 15 (1.69%) PKI
11 14 (1.58%) Credit Risk
12 13 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
12 13 (1.47%) Mainframe
12 13 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 9 (1.02%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.90%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.79%) Statistics
15 7 (0.79%) User Experience
16 6 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 93 (10.51%) Windows
2 73 (8.25%) Linux
2 73 (8.25%) Unix
3 37 (4.18%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.24%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (0.79%) Windows 8
6 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.56%) AIX
7 5 (0.56%) Android
8 4 (0.45%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.34%) zOS
10 2 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (49.27%) Information Security
2 244 (27.57%) Risk Management
3 179 (20.23%) ITIL
3 179 (20.23%) Security Architecture
4 156 (17.63%) Security Management
5 150 (16.95%) Project Management
6 137 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
7 134 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 132 (14.92%) Information Security Management
9 119 (13.45%) Data Protection
10 103 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
11 102 (11.53%) Penetration Testing
12 101 (11.41%) SIEM
13 96 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 77 (8.70%) Change Management
15 70 (7.91%) ISMS
16 69 (7.80%) Service Delivery
17 64 (7.23%) Incident Management
18 61 (6.89%) Information Assurance
18 61 (6.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 49 (5.54%) Java
2 43 (4.86%) SQL
3 37 (4.18%) C
4 22 (2.49%) C#
5 14 (1.58%) Bash Shell
5 14 (1.58%) JavaScript
5 14 (1.58%) PL/SQL
6 12 (1.36%) PowerShell
6 12 (1.36%) Python
7 11 (1.24%) C++
8 10 (1.13%) Bourne shell
9 6 (0.68%) R
10 5 (0.56%) VB
11 4 (0.45%) Scala
12 3 (0.34%) Perl
12 3 (0.34%) PHP
13 2 (0.23%) VBScript
14 1 (0.11%) Fortran
14 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 321 (36.27%) CISSP
2 251 (28.36%) CISM
3 190 (21.47%) CISA
4 128 (14.46%) Degree
5 94 (10.62%) Security Cleared
6 77 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 58 (6.55%) CRISC
8 55 (6.21%) CEH
9 46 (5.20%) SANS
10 45 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (3.62%) CESG Certified Professional
12 30 (3.39%) GIAC
13 26 (2.94%) CCNP
14 24 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (2.37%) ISEB
16 20 (2.26%) CISMP
17 18 (2.03%) ISSAP
18 15 (1.69%) ISTQB
19 14 (1.58%) CCNA
20 13 (1.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (32.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 169 (19.10%) PCI DSS
3 99 (11.19%) COBIT
4 53 (5.99%) QA
5 48 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 31 (3.50%) RMADS
7 24 (2.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 22 (2.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 16 (1.81%) ISO27002
9 16 (1.81%) SLA
10 14 (1.58%) GPG13
11 13 (1.47%) ISO 9001
12 11 (1.24%) JSP 440
13 9 (1.02%) ISO22301
14 8 (0.90%) HMG Infosec
15 6 (0.68%) ISO27005
16 5 (0.56%) GDPR
17 4 (0.45%) BS25999
17 4 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
17 4 (0.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 31 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.47%) VMware Server
4 10 (1.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.23%) NDS
5 2 (0.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.58%) Nessus
2 12 (1.36%) HP Fortify
2 12 (1.36%) Nagios
2 12 (1.36%) WebInspect
3 10 (1.13%) Tivoli
4 9 (1.02%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 7 (0.79%) WSUS
6 6 (0.68%) AirWatch
6 6 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.56%) SCCM
8 4 (0.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.23%) Control-M
9 2 (0.23%) OpenView
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.11%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.11%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 92 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.42%) VMware
3 46 (5.20%) Oracle
4 38 (4.29%) HP
5 37 (4.18%) Cisco
6 17 (1.92%) ServiceNow
7 16 (1.81%) Juniper
8 14 (1.58%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.58%) Sybase
9 13 (1.47%) ArcSight
9 13 (1.47%) Sophos
10 12 (1.36%) NetApp
11 11 (1.24%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.24%) IBM
11 11 (1.24%) LogRhythm
12 8 (0.90%) Remedy
13 7 (0.79%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.68%) CA
14 6 (0.68%) Computacenter
15 5 (0.56%) Citrix
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: 21 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum bonus + 15% flex benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
WA Consultants
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum 30 days holiday, benefits package an
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 13 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Gold
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Robert Walters
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 6k car allowance + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bipsync UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum with stock options, company pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago