Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 382 439 526
Rank change year-on-year +57 +87 -44
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 166 164 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 133 125 90
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £40,850 £38,250 £31,125
90th Percentile £67,000 £71,250 £61,600
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 25124 30970 36722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.22% 87.33% 86.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20664 25753 30175
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the South East

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in the South East

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the South East over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in the South East

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
Surrey +99 100 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Thames Valley -16 36 £52,500 +1.94% 4
Berkshire -3 27 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Hampshire +34 21 £54,000 +21.35% 1
Oxfordshire +8 6 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Kent +11 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £79,250 +44.09% 1
Middlesex - 2 £52,500 - 1
East Sussex +10 1 £43,000 -4.44%
West Sussex +4 1 £41,500 -14.87%
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 99 (59.64%) Information Security
2 93 (56.02%) CISSP
3 86 (51.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 85 (51.20%) Finance
5 69 (41.57%) Penetration Testing
6 56 (33.73%) Risk Management
6 56 (33.73%) CISM
7 53 (31.93%) Management Information System
8 41 (24.70%) Risk Analysis
9 40 (24.10%) Security Management
9 40 (24.10%) Information Security Management
10 36 (21.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 31 (18.67%) Firewall
11 31 (18.67%) GIAC
12 30 (18.07%) CRAMM
12 30 (18.07%) CRISC
13 27 (16.27%) Project Management
14 26 (15.66%) C
14 26 (15.66%) Security Cleared
15 25 (15.06%) Network Security
15 25 (15.06%) C#
16 24 (14.46%) Degree
17 23 (13.86%) IT Governance
17 23 (13.86%) PCI DSS
17 23 (13.86%) ITIL
17 23 (13.86%) Python
17 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (13.25%) Security Architecture
19 21 (12.65%) Waterfall
19 21 (12.65%) SC Cleared

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (0.60%) TPMS
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (9.04%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.67%) Firewall
2 25 (15.06%) Network Security
3 12 (7.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.01%) Unified Communications
4 5 (3.01%) VoIP
5 3 (1.81%) Wireless
6 2 (1.20%) 802.11
6 2 (1.20%) SAN
6 2 (1.20%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) GIS
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (10.84%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.01%) Selenium
3 4 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.41%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.81%) JIRA
4 3 (1.81%) Subversion
5 1 (0.60%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (51.20%) Finance
2 15 (9.04%) Military
3 14 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.41%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.41%) Legal
5 3 (1.81%) Electronics
5 3 (1.81%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.20%) Advertising
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (18.67%) Analyst
2 30 (18.07%) Consultant
3 29 (17.47%) Security Analyst
4 27 (16.27%) Information Analyst
4 27 (16.27%) Information Security Analyst
5 26 (15.66%) Security Consultant
6 17 (10.24%) Information Security Consultant
7 14 (8.43%) Security Manager
8 10 (6.02%) Information Manager
8 10 (6.02%) Information Security Manager
9 9 (5.42%) Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Compliance Manager
9 9 (5.42%) Information Assurance Manager
9 9 (5.42%) Security Assurance Manager
10 8 (4.82%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 8 (4.82%) Security Architect
10 8 (4.82%) Security Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.22%) Security Specialist
12 6 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.83%) Web Services
2 3 (1.81%) Kendo UI
3 2 (1.20%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (31.93%) Management Information System
2 18 (10.84%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.61%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (2.41%) CESG
5 4 (2.41%) Replication
6 3 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.81%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.20%) CCTV
7 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.05%) Windows
2 15 (9.04%) Unix
3 10 (6.02%) Linux
4 3 (1.81%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (59.64%) Information Security
2 69 (41.57%) Penetration Testing
3 56 (33.73%) Risk Management
4 41 (24.70%) Risk Analysis
5 40 (24.10%) Information Security Management
5 40 (24.10%) Security Management
6 30 (18.07%) CRAMM
7 27 (16.27%) Project Management
8 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (13.86%) IT Governance
8 23 (13.86%) ITIL
9 22 (13.25%) Security Architecture
10 21 (12.65%) Waterfall
11 20 (12.05%) PRINCE2
12 19 (11.45%) Cybersecurity
12 19 (11.45%) Process Improvement
12 19 (11.45%) Strategic Planning
13 18 (10.84%) OWASP
14 17 (10.24%) ISMS
15 15 (9.04%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.66%) C
2 25 (15.06%) C#
3 23 (13.86%) Python
4 21 (12.65%) Java
5 19 (11.45%) Bash Shell
5 19 (11.45%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.23%) Bourne shell
7 9 (5.42%) C++
8 6 (3.61%) Perl
9 5 (3.01%) SQL
10 2 (1.20%) R
11 1 (0.60%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (56.02%) CISSP
2 56 (33.73%) CISM
3 31 (18.67%) GIAC
4 30 (18.07%) CRISC
5 26 (15.66%) Security Cleared
6 24 (14.46%) Degree
7 21 (12.65%) SC Cleared
8 13 (7.83%) CEH
9 6 (3.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 6 (3.61%) SSCP
10 5 (3.01%) CCNP
10 5 (3.01%) CISA
10 5 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.01%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.41%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.81%) PMP
13 2 (1.20%) BICSI RCDD
13 2 (1.20%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.60%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (51.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (21.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 23 (13.86%) PCI DSS
4 11 (6.63%) GDPR
5 8 (4.82%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (4.82%) PMO
6 7 (4.22%) ISO 22301
6 7 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (3.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (3.61%) ISO 31000
7 6 (3.61%) ISO 9001
7 6 (3.61%) QA
8 3 (1.81%) RMADS
9 2 (1.20%) SLA
10 1 (0.60%) IASME
10 1 (0.60%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.60%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 21 (12.65%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.41%) Firmware
4 2 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Nessus
1 1 (0.60%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) VMware
2 7 (4.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.61%) Oracle
4 5 (3.01%) GENBAND
4 5 (3.01%) Qualys
4 5 (3.01%) Splunk
5 3 (1.81%) BT
5 3 (1.81%) Citrix
5 3 (1.81%) Serena
5 3 (1.81%) Telerik
6 2 (1.20%) EMC
7 1 (0.60%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.60%) Sophos