Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 288 356
Rank change year-on-year +8 +68 +64
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 50 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.63% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 49
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.92% +6.12%
10th Percentile £49,250 £43,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £83,000 £83,750 £92,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £64,375
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.91% +5.10%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9170 10468 15412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.12% 89.47% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8280 9535 13350
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the City of London

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in the City of London

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 41 (82.00%) Information Security
2 40 (80.00%) Finance
3 37 (74.00%) CISSP
4 33 (66.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (60.00%) Data Protection
5 30 (60.00%) CISM
6 29 (58.00%) ISMS
7 27 (54.00%) Security Management
8 25 (50.00%) Information Security Management
8 25 (50.00%) Firewall
8 25 (50.00%) SIEM
9 24 (48.00%) CISA
10 23 (46.00%) Data Security
10 23 (46.00%) Compliance Audit
11 22 (44.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 22 (44.00%) Supplier Management
12 8 (16.00%) Degree
12 8 (16.00%) Internal Audit
13 7 (14.00%) GDPR
13 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
13 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
13 7 (14.00%) Project Management
14 6 (12.00%) SAS
14 6 (12.00%) Network Security
15 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
15 5 (10.00%) CRISC
15 5 (10.00%) Banking
15 5 (10.00%) CESG

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (12.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) IaaS
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) Network Security
3 4 (8.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) DMZ
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) DNS
5 2 (4.00%) LAN
5 2 (4.00%) Multicast
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
General
1 40 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 25 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 23 (46.00%) Information Analyst
3 23 (46.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 18 (36.00%) Technical Analyst
4 18 (36.00%) Technical Security Analyst
5 10 (20.00%) Consultant
6 9 (18.00%) Security Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Information Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Risk Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Network Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Risk Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Security Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Security Officer
9 3 (6.00%) Information Risk Manager
10 2 (4.00%) Information Officer
10 2 (4.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Risk Officer
10 2 (4.00%) Technology Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) CESG
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.00%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Information Security
2 30 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 29 (58.00%) ISMS
4 27 (54.00%) Security Management
5 25 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 25 (50.00%) SIEM
6 23 (46.00%) Compliance Audit
6 23 (46.00%) Data Security
7 22 (44.00%) Supplier Management
7 22 (44.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (16.00%) Internal Audit
9 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
9 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (14.00%) Project Management
9 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (10.00%) Presales
11 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
12 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) CISSP
2 30 (60.00%) CISM
3 24 (48.00%) CISA
4 8 (16.00%) Degree
5 5 (10.00%) CRISC
5 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) CEH
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (4.00%) SSCP
7 1 (2.00%) ACCA
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (66.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.00%) GDPR
3 5 (10.00%) SAS 70
4 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (4.00%) COBIT
6 1 (2.00%) HIPAA
6 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) F5
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) SAP