Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England > South East
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 341 438 459
Rank change year-on-year +97 +21 -53
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 32 97 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.40% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 99 77
Median annual salary £48,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.40% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £25,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 12,360 24,436 27,778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.15% 91.36% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,977 19,650 23,035
Median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,951
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Risk Assessment in the South East over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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 10 July 2020. 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
Thames Valley +80 20 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Berkshire +73 20 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Hampshire +71 5 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Surrey +57 4 £65,000 - 3
West Sussex +33 3 £56,750 -15.93%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Information Security
3 11 (34.38%) Security Architecture
4 10 (31.25%) Project Planning
4 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (28.13%) Security Management
5 9 (28.13%) CISSP
5 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (21.88%) Network Security
6 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (18.75%) CISM
7 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.75%) NCSC
8 5 (15.63%) NIST
8 5 (15.63%) Information Assurance
8 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
8 5 (15.63%) QA
8 5 (15.63%) CRISC
8 5 (15.63%) CISA
8 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (12.50%) WebInspect
9 4 (12.50%) Micro Focus
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
9 4 (12.50%) Threat Management
9 4 (12.50%) HP Fortify

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 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) AWS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 10 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Public Sector
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Digital Project Manager
1 10 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Security Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Security Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Compliance Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
1 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.38%) Cyberattack
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Information Security
3 11 (34.38%) Security Architecture
4 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (31.25%) Project Planning
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 9 (28.13%) Security Management
6 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (15.63%) Information Assurance
7 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 4 (12.50%) OWASP
8 4 (12.50%) Threat Management
9 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CISSP
2 6 (18.75%) CISM
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) CISA
3 5 (15.63%) CRISC
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (9.38%) Degree
6 2 (6.25%) CEH
6 2 (6.25%) CISMP
6 2 (6.25%) GIAC
6 2 (6.25%) ISEB
6 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (6.25%) OSCE
6 2 (6.25%) OSCP
7 1 (3.13%) ACCA
7 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) IISP
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.75%) NCSC
3 5 (15.63%) NIST
3 5 (15.63%) QA
4 2 (6.25%) COBIT
4 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.13%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Fortify
1 4 (12.50%) WebInspect
2 2 (6.25%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Black Duck
1 4 (12.50%) Micro Focus
1 4 (12.50%) Qualys
1 4 (12.50%) Sonatype
2 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Splunk
2 2 (6.25%) Tripwire