Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 280 320
Rank change year-on-year -28 +40 -3
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 27 64 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.61% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.68% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 56 19
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.80% -5.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £65,250
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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,978 9,396 10,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.09% 89.47% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7,371 7,788 8,697
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,650
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,000
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 West

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Bristol -40 13 £55,000 -21.43% 1
Wiltshire -15 7 £60,000 +9.09%
Gloucestershire +41 5 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 16 (59.26%) Risk Management
1 16 (59.26%) Information Security
2 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (48.15%) CESG Certified Professional
4 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
4 11 (40.74%) Information Assurance
5 10 (37.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 10 (37.04%) RMADS
6 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 9 (33.33%) CISSP
7 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
9 6 (22.22%) ISMS
9 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
9 6 (22.22%) GDPR
9 6 (22.22%) C
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) CESG
10 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
10 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
10 5 (18.52%) CISM
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
10 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
11 4 (14.81%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
11 4 (14.81%) Network Design

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 3 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Consultant
2 9 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) IT Manager
3 5 (18.52%) IT Services Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Service Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (22.22%) CESG
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) State Machine
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Information Security
1 16 (59.26%) Risk Management
2 11 (40.74%) Information Assurance
3 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) ISMS
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
5 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
6 4 (14.81%) Network Design
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) Business Development
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) CESG Certified Professional
2 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) CISSP
4 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
5 5 (18.52%) CISM
5 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) CLAS
6 3 (11.11%) IISP
6 3 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (7.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (3.70%) CISA
8 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 10 (37.04%) RMADS
3 6 (22.22%) GDPR
3 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 3 (11.11%) JSP 440
5 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
5 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Capita
2 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft