The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
South East / Kent
Rank 77 98 91
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.01% 0.70% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.77% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Median salary £46,250 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.90% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

Risk Assessment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 704 1033 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.55% 90.53% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 572 889 705
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Kent

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in Kent

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in Kent over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in Kent

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
West Malling - 3 £42,500 -
Risk Assessment
South East

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 9 (56.25%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
4 5 (31.25%) Test Management
5 4 (25.00%) ISMS
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (18.75%) GDPR
6 3 (18.75%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (12.50%) SIEM
7 2 (12.50%) Big Data
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (12.50%) Data Security
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless Security
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) QA Leader
5 2 (12.50%) Change Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Test Management
3 4 (25.00%) ISMS
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
4 3 (18.75%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Security Management
4 3 (18.75%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Security
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) SIEM
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (18.75%) GDPR
3 3 (18.75%) QA
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
1 1 (6.25%) Splunk