Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 239 272
Rank change year-on-year +39 +33 +39
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 70 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.99% 0.52% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 39
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -
10th Percentile £20,500 £42,750 £41,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £71,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Risk Assessment is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,219 6,105 9,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.23% 87.44% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,965 4,763 7,280
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in Berkshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -4 29 £65,000 +8.33%
Reading +18 14 £53,750 +19.44% 6
Slough +8 9 £23,000 -57.21%
Bracknell +3 4 - - 3
Newbury -21 3 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Risk Assessment
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 34 (48.57%) Information Security
2 26 (37.14%) CISSP
3 23 (32.86%) ITIL
4 22 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 19 (27.14%) CISM
7 17 (24.29%) Business Continuity
7 17 (24.29%) Risk Management
8 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 15 (21.43%) Finance
9 15 (21.43%) Linux
10 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (20.00%) Degree
11 13 (18.57%) Change Management
11 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
12 12 (17.14%) BCP
12 12 (17.14%) Business Continuity Planning
13 11 (15.71%) DevOps
13 11 (15.71%) IaaS
13 11 (15.71%) IISP
13 11 (15.71%) Regulatory Compliance
13 11 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (15.71%) SaaS
13 11 (15.71%) IIS
14 10 (14.29%) B2B
14 10 (14.29%) B2C
15 9 (12.86%) Legal
15 9 (12.86%) Service Delivery
15 9 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (15.71%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) IaaS
1 11 (15.71%) SaaS
2 8 (11.43%) PaaS
3 3 (4.29%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Firewall
2 5 (7.14%) Network Security
3 4 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (5.71%) LAN
3 4 (5.71%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (5.71%) VoIP
3 4 (5.71%) VPN
3 4 (5.71%) WAN
4 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.29%) Redis
2 1 (1.43%) Power BI
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.86%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Analyst
2 14 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Information Manager
3 12 (17.14%) Information Security Manager
3 12 (17.14%) Security Manager
4 9 (12.86%) Change Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Change Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.43%) CESG
6 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Unix
3 3 (4.29%) CentOS
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) Information Security
2 23 (32.86%) ITIL
3 21 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 17 (24.29%) Business Continuity
4 17 (24.29%) Risk Management
5 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (18.57%) Change Management
8 12 (17.14%) BCP
8 12 (17.14%) Business Continuity Planning
9 11 (15.71%) DevOps
9 11 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (15.71%) Regulatory Compliance
10 10 (14.29%) B2B
10 10 (14.29%) B2C
11 9 (12.86%) Business Continuity Management
11 9 (12.86%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.86%) Strategic Planning
12 8 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) CISSP
2 19 (27.14%) CISM
3 14 (20.00%) Degree
4 11 (15.71%) IISP
5 5 (7.14%) GIAC
5 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.71%) CEH
6 4 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (5.71%) SSCP
7 3 (4.29%) CISA
8 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.43%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.43%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.71%) SLA
4 3 (4.29%) GDPR
5 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.43%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Grafana
1 3 (4.29%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
1 4 (5.71%) Splunk
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco
2 1 (1.43%) Citrix
2 1 (1.43%) CyberArk
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) NetIQ
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle
2 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow