Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 222 309
Rank change year-on-year +32 +87 -21
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 68 65 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.03% 0.83% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.94% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 25
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £39,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £62,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%

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 5,683 6,935 9,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.33% 88.14% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,529 5,252 7,605
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,000 £30,000
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 24 January 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 24 January 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
Reading +2 22 £50,000 +13.64% 4
Maidenhead +16 14 £72,500 - 1
Newbury -11 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Slough +8 4 £29,000 -47.27% 1
Bracknell +8 4 - -
Risk Assessment
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 32 (47.06%) Information Security
2 29 (42.65%) Finance
3 25 (36.76%) ITIL
3 25 (36.76%) CISSP
4 18 (26.47%) Risk Management
4 18 (26.47%) Telecoms
5 15 (22.06%) Incident Management
5 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (19.12%) CISM
8 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (16.18%) Service Management
9 11 (16.18%) ITSM
9 11 (16.18%) B2B
9 11 (16.18%) B2C
10 10 (14.71%) Linux
10 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (14.71%) Degree
10 10 (14.71%) CRAMM
10 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
11 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.24%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (13.24%) Firewall
11 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
11 9 (13.24%) Change Management
12 8 (11.76%) Business Continuity

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 2 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) IaaS
1 6 (8.82%) SaaS
2 3 (4.41%) Akamai
2 3 (4.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Firewall
2 6 (8.82%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (7.35%) Unified Communications
3 5 (7.35%) VoIP
4 4 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 4 (5.88%) Network Security
4 4 (5.88%) VPN
4 4 (5.88%) WAN
5 3 (4.41%) Wireless
6 2 (2.94%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.41%) Redis
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Consultant
2 9 (13.24%) Security Consultant
2 9 (13.24%) Support Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Change Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Security Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Security Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.94%) CCTV
5 2 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.47%) CESG
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) CentOS
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Information Security
2 25 (36.76%) ITIL
3 18 (26.47%) Risk Management
4 15 (22.06%) Incident Management
5 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (16.18%) B2B
7 11 (16.18%) B2C
7 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (16.18%) ITSM
7 11 (16.18%) Service Management
8 10 (14.71%) CRAMM
8 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.24%) Change Management
9 9 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (13.24%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
10 8 (11.76%) Business Continuity
10 8 (11.76%) Presales
10 8 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 25 (36.76%) CISSP
2 13 (19.12%) CISM
3 10 (14.71%) Degree
4 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) CEH
5 5 (7.35%) GIAC
5 5 (7.35%) SSCP
6 4 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (4.41%) CISA
8 2 (2.94%) BICSI RCDD
8 2 (2.94%) IISP
9 1 (1.47%) BICSI Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CCNP
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 5 (7.35%) SLA
4 4 (5.88%) ISO 9001
4 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (4.41%) GDPR
5 3 (4.41%) PMO
6 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.47%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Grafana
1 3 (4.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Splunk
2 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) GENBAND
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle