The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England / South West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 232 229
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 17 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 18
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4678 5063 5338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.20% 88.47% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3861 4191 4345
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in the South West

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the South West over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in the South West

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Cornwall - 6 - -
Bristol +1 5 £55,000 -18.51%
Somerset -13 5 £60,000 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 West region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 28 (77.78%) Information Security
2 20 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (52.78%) CESG Certified Professional
4 18 (50.00%) CISSP
5 17 (47.22%) Management Information System
6 16 (44.44%) Risk Management
6 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) CISM
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL
8 9 (25.00%) CESG
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 8 (22.22%) Security Architecture
9 8 (22.22%) Information Assurance
9 8 (22.22%) Degree
9 8 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (22.22%) Business Development
10 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
10 7 (19.44%) C
10 7 (19.44%) Service Management
10 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (19.44%) Security Operations
10 7 (19.44%) COBIT
10 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.67%) JSP 440
11 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (16.67%) Project Management
12 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (13.89%) HP
12 5 (13.89%) ISEB

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 9 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) IT Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Audit Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Compliance Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Supplier Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Asset and Configuration Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) CISSP Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Management Information System
2 9 (25.00%) CESG
3 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) CMDB
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Information Security
2 16 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 8 (22.22%) Business Development
4 8 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 8 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
4 8 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
5 7 (19.44%) Security Operations
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
7 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (13.89%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) CESG Certified Professional
2 18 (50.00%) CISSP
3 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 9 (25.00%) CISM
5 8 (22.22%) Degree
6 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.89%) ISEB
8 4 (11.11%) CISMP
8 4 (11.11%) PCI QSA
9 3 (8.33%) GCIH
9 3 (8.33%) GIAC
9 3 (8.33%) SSCP
10 1 (2.78%) APMG
10 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.78%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (19.44%) COBIT
3 6 (16.67%) JSP 440
4 5 (13.89%) RMADS
5 4 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
5 4 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (11.11%) ISO19770
5 4 (11.11%) ISO27002
5 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (2.78%) MiFID
6 1 (2.78%) PMO
6 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) HP
1 5 (13.89%) Snow
2 4 (11.11%) BMC
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago