The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 107 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 2 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.89% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £90,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.49% +11.66%
Risk Assessment
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1127 1047 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.37% 77.84% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 925 914 846
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Wales region.

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Wales

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
South Wales -12 1 - -
North Wales - 1 £90,000 -
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (80.00%) CISSP
3 8 (80.00%) CISA
3 8 (80.00%) CISM
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Marketing
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) Product Marketing
4 5 (50.00%) ISMS
4 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) GSEC
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) OWASP
5 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) COBIT
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (40.00%) BYOD

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (40.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (40.00%) BYOD
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Product Marketing
3 5 (50.00%) ISMS
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) OWASP
4 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) BCP
4 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) ITSM
4 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISA
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) CRISC
2 4 (40.00%) GSEC
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (40.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) VMware