Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Analysis
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 684 676 721
Rank change year-on-year -8 +45 -12
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analysis 566 609 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 416 510 536
UK median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

Risk Analysis 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160296 168588 194039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.36% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126459 140088 159820
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the UK

Risk Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Risk Analysis in the UK

Risk Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analysis in the UK

Risk Analysis
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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
England +2 533 £55,000 +10.00% 19
UK excluding London -45 282 £51,250 +2.50% 13
London +48 260 £65,000 +23.81% 9
South East +28 125 £48,000 -14.29% 6
East of England +4 56 £60,000 +26.32% 1
North of England +3 44 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North West +15 36 £48,750 +8.33% 2
South West +17 25 £45,000 +5.84%
Midlands 0 23 £75,000 +76.47% 1
West Midlands -4 12 £60,500 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +20 11 £75,000 +87.50%
Yorkshire +7 7 £46,250 +11.45%
Wales +16 5 £27,500 -66.67% 2
Scotland -13 2 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £35,750 -
North East - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 236 (41.70%) Finance
2 206 (36.40%) Information Security
3 146 (25.80%) Risk Management
4 143 (25.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 114 (20.14%) Degree
6 109 (19.26%) Microsoft
7 106 (18.73%) CISSP
8 103 (18.20%) Java
9 98 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (16.61%) Risk Assessment
11 91 (16.08%) Banking
12 90 (15.90%) Security Architecture
13 87 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
14 84 (14.84%) CISM
15 82 (14.49%) Project Management
16 80 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 76 (13.43%) OO
18 74 (13.07%) SDLC
19 71 (12.54%) Data Protection
20 69 (12.19%) PCI DSS
21 68 (12.01%) Penetration Testing
22 66 (11.66%) Management Information System
23 65 (11.48%) Network Security
24 63 (11.13%) Cybersecurity
25 61 (10.78%) Wealth Management
26 60 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
27 59 (10.42%) Asset Management
28 55 (9.72%) Firewall
29 54 (9.54%) Web Services
30 53 (9.36%) Front Office

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (3.71%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.83%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.65%) SAS
4 13 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.06%) ArcGIS
5 6 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.88%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.88%) CMS
7 4 (0.71%) Jetty
7 4 (0.71%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.35%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.18%) Confluence
9 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (7.60%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.94%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.53%) Primavera
3 2 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.36%) SaaS
4 7 (1.24%) PaaS
5 5 (0.88%) Office 365
6 4 (0.71%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) Veeva
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.48%) Network Security
2 55 (9.72%) Firewall
3 19 (3.36%) WAN
4 16 (2.83%) LAN
5 12 (2.12%) MPLS
5 12 (2.12%) VPN
6 10 (1.77%) Internet
7 9 (1.59%) IPsec
7 9 (1.59%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.41%) SNMP
9 7 (1.24%) DHCP
9 7 (1.24%) DNS
10 5 (0.88%) BGP
10 5 (0.88%) OSPF
10 5 (0.88%) VRRP
11 3 (0.53%) Broadband
11 3 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.53%) VSAT
11 3 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (8.83%) Power BI
2 45 (7.95%) Relational Database
2 45 (7.95%) Star Schema
3 37 (6.54%) SQL Server
4 11 (1.94%) Hadoop
4 11 (1.94%) SAP BW
5 8 (1.41%) GIS
5 8 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.06%) Big Data
7 5 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (0.88%) Pentaho
7 5 (0.88%) SAP HANA
7 5 (0.88%) Spotfire
8 4 (0.71%) Apache Accumulo
8 4 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.71%) Hazelcast
9 3 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (5.12%) Selenium
2 16 (2.83%) Cucumber
2 16 (2.83%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.83%) JIRA
3 14 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (1.41%) HP UFT
4 8 (1.41%) Rational Functional Tester
4 8 (1.41%) SilkTest
5 7 (1.24%) Subversion
6 6 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.71%) Gradle
8 4 (0.71%) JMeter
8 4 (0.71%) JSUnit
8 4 (0.71%) JUnit
8 4 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (0.71%) Maven
8 4 (0.71%) Mocha
8 4 (0.71%) WATIR
General
1 236 (41.70%) Finance
2 91 (16.08%) Banking
3 53 (9.36%) Front Office
4 49 (8.66%) Investment Banking
5 46 (8.13%) Financial Institution
5 46 (8.13%) Retail Banking
6 27 (4.77%) Legal
7 21 (3.71%) Retail
8 16 (2.83%) Marketing
9 13 (2.30%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.59%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.41%) Private Banking
12 5 (0.88%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.88%) Back Office
13 3 (0.53%) Automotive
14 2 (0.35%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.35%) Electronics
14 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (20.14%) Analyst
2 95 (16.78%) Consultant
3 59 (10.42%) Security Consultant
4 57 (10.07%) Security Analyst
5 52 (9.19%) Project Manager
6 51 (9.01%) Information Analyst
6 51 (9.01%) Information Security Analyst
7 44 (7.77%) Risk Consultant
8 37 (6.54%) Architect
9 35 (6.18%) Security Architect
10 31 (5.48%) Developer
10 31 (5.48%) Risk Analyst
10 31 (5.48%) Senior Manager
11 27 (4.77%) SAP Consultant
12 23 (4.06%) Senior Project Manager
13 18 (3.18%) ABAP Consultant
13 18 (3.18%) IT Manager
14 17 (3.00%) Security Specialist
15 16 (2.83%) Cloud Architect
15 16 (2.83%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (9.54%) Web Services
2 25 (4.42%) .NET
3 19 (3.36%) EDI
3 19 (3.36%) IDoc
4 17 (3.00%) SOAP
5 16 (2.83%) REST
6 13 (2.30%) HTML
7 12 (2.12%) Node.js
8 11 (1.94%) XML
9 7 (1.24%) HTML5
9 7 (1.24%) JSON
10 6 (1.06%) OAuth
10 6 (1.06%) OpenID
10 6 (1.06%) SAML
10 6 (1.06%) XBRL
11 5 (0.88%) CSS
11 5 (0.88%) CSS3
11 5 (0.88%) Entity Framework
11 5 (0.88%) RESTful
11 5 (0.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (11.66%) Management Information System
3 37 (6.54%) Data Protection Act
4 26 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.42%) CESG
6 22 (3.89%) Cyberthreat
7 16 (2.83%) Data Centre
8 13 (2.30%) Cyber Attack
9 12 (2.12%) Cyber Defence
10 11 (1.94%) User Experience
11 10 (1.77%) EPoS
11 10 (1.77%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.41%) Derivative
13 8 (1.41%) Fixed Income
13 8 (1.41%) PKI
13 8 (1.41%) Replication
14 7 (1.24%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.24%) Market Risk
14 7 (1.24%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.60%) Windows
2 35 (6.18%) Linux
3 25 (4.42%) Unix
4 7 (1.24%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.06%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Android
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (36.40%) Information Security
2 146 (25.80%) Risk Management
3 98 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (16.61%) Risk Assessment
5 90 (15.90%) Security Architecture
6 82 (14.49%) Project Management
7 80 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 76 (13.43%) OO
9 74 (13.07%) SDLC
10 71 (12.54%) Data Protection
11 68 (12.01%) Penetration Testing
12 63 (11.13%) Cybersecurity
13 61 (10.78%) Wealth Management
14 60 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
15 59 (10.42%) Asset Management
16 49 (8.66%) OOD
17 47 (8.30%) Data Analysis
18 44 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
19 43 (7.60%) ITIL
20 42 (7.42%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (18.20%) Java
2 45 (7.95%) SQL
3 36 (6.36%) Python
4 28 (4.95%) JavaScript
5 21 (3.71%) ABAP
6 18 (3.18%) C#
7 13 (2.30%) Scala
8 12 (2.12%) C++
9 10 (1.77%) C
10 8 (1.41%) R
11 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.24%) Perl
12 6 (1.06%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.88%) ES6
13 5 (0.88%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.88%) PHP
13 5 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.88%) Ruby
14 4 (0.71%) Kotlin
14 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 114 (20.14%) Degree
2 106 (18.73%) CISSP
3 84 (14.84%) CISM
4 52 (9.19%) CRISC
4 52 (9.19%) GIAC
5 25 (4.42%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.89%) CEH
7 19 (3.36%) CISA
7 19 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.47%) CREST Certified
8 14 (2.47%) GCIH
8 14 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 13 (2.30%) ISSAP
9 13 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (2.12%) ISTQB
10 12 (2.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (2.12%) SSCP
11 11 (1.94%) DV Cleared
12 10 (1.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (25.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (12.19%) PCI DSS
3 46 (8.13%) QA
3 46 (8.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 32 (5.65%) COBIT
5 22 (3.89%) GDPR
6 18 (3.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 18 (3.18%) JSP 440
7 14 (2.47%) ISO 9001
8 11 (1.94%) PMO
9 7 (1.24%) Data Quality
9 7 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 7 (1.24%) SAS 70
10 4 (0.71%) SLA
11 2 (0.35%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.18%) IFRS
12 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 37 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.88%) vSphere
4 4 (0.71%) Docker
4 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.53%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.88%) Puppet
2 4 (0.71%) Ansible
3 3 (0.53%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.35%) Netcool
4 2 (0.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) Grafana
5 1 (0.18%) Graphite
5 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) Kibana
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 109 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.48%) SAP
3 45 (7.95%) MicroStrategy
4 20 (3.53%) Oracle
5 17 (3.00%) VMware
6 13 (2.30%) Cisco
7 12 (2.12%) HP
8 9 (1.59%) Sybase
9 7 (1.24%) Capita
9 7 (1.24%) Sun
9 7 (1.24%) Veeam
10 6 (1.06%) Citrix
10 6 (1.06%) Concur
10 6 (1.06%) ESRI
10 6 (1.06%) F5
10 6 (1.06%) Mapinfo
10 6 (1.06%) Tableau
11 5 (0.88%) Hortonworks
11 5 (0.88%) MapR
11 5 (0.88%) Palo Alto