The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 537 575
Rank change year-on-year -27 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 347 439 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 236 369 326
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,750 £78,800
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.82% -7.14%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in the UK

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in the UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England -24 325 £60,000 +14.28% 58
London -19 149 £67,500 +17.39% 27
South East +58 68 £54,500 +3.80% 11
Surrey +58 38 £55,000 +10.00% 4
North West -35 30 £50,000 +25.00% 4
West Midlands -13 22 £55,000 +49.65% 2
City of London +32 20 £60,000 -14.28% 7
Yorkshire +5 19 £45,000 - 7
South West +9 17 £42,500 -34.61%
Hampshire +24 16 £54,000 +47.94% 2
West Yorkshire +19 16 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Staines +20 15 £55,000 -35.29% 4
Manchester -35 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
East of England -58 13 £63,250 +20.47% 6
Leeds +11 12 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North East +22 10 £56,250 +73.07% 1
Scotland +7 10 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Cheshire -20 10 £60,000 - 1
Durham - 10 £56,250 - 1
Shropshire +8 9 £62,000 +61.03% 1
Telford +2 9 £62,000 +61.03% 1
Canary Wharf -3 7 £65,000 -7.14%
Lancashire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Knutsford -28 6 - -
Hertfordshire -28 6 £110,000 +120.00% 3
Bolton - 6 £50,000 -
Glasgow +6 5 £66,500 +2.30% 1
Wiltshire +5 5 £41,500 +27.69%
Swindon +2 5 £41,500 +27.69%
Winchester +2 5 £62,000 +163.82%

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 262 (39.52%) Information Security
2 255 (38.46%) Finance
3 236 (35.60%) Risk Management
4 221 (33.33%) CISSP
5 220 (33.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 175 (26.40%) CISM
7 151 (22.78%) Management Information System
8 136 (20.51%) ITIL
9 114 (17.19%) CISA
9 114 (17.19%) PCI DSS
10 112 (16.89%) Windows
10 112 (16.89%) Degree
11 108 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
12 98 (14.78%) Cybersecurity
13 94 (14.18%) Project Management
14 90 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 77 (11.61%) Firewall
16 72 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
17 67 (10.11%) Data Protection
17 67 (10.11%) Security Management
17 67 (10.11%) Penetration Testing
18 66 (9.95%) Network Security
18 66 (9.95%) Security Architecture
19 64 (9.65%) Oracle
19 64 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
20 63 (9.50%) PRINCE2
20 63 (9.50%) Security Cleared
21 60 (9.05%) Linux
21 60 (9.05%) Microsoft
22 58 (8.75%) Mentoring

Risk Assessment
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 12 (1.81%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.66%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.06%) SAS
4 5 (0.75%) IIS
4 5 (0.75%) TPMS
4 5 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.15%) Apache
7 1 (0.15%) CICS
7 1 (0.15%) CMS
7 1 (0.15%) Drupal
7 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.75%) Primavera
3 5 (0.75%) Sentinel
3 5 (0.75%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.45%) assyst
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.17%) SaaS
2 11 (1.66%) Office 365
3 10 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (1.06%) IaaS
7 4 (0.60%) PaaS
8 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 77 (11.61%) Firewall
2 66 (9.95%) Network Security
3 25 (3.77%) MPLS
4 24 (3.62%) BGP
4 24 (3.62%) OSPF
5 19 (2.87%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.26%) HTTP
8 13 (1.96%) SAN
9 9 (1.36%) Internet
9 9 (1.36%) SSL
9 9 (1.36%) VPN
10 8 (1.21%) LAN
10 8 (1.21%) WAN
11 6 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (0.60%) IPv4
13 4 (0.60%) IPv6
14 3 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.06%) Big Data
3 6 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (0.75%) QlikView
5 4 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.45%) GIS
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.45%) Redis
7 2 (0.30%) DataStage
7 2 (0.30%) MySQL
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.30%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (1.81%) JMeter
2 11 (1.66%) Grunt
2 11 (1.66%) gulp
2 11 (1.66%) PostCSS
2 11 (1.66%) webpack
3 10 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.06%) JIRA
4 7 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (0.90%) Gatling
5 6 (0.90%) SpecFlow
5 6 (0.90%) TestComplete
6 4 (0.60%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.45%) Selenium
7 3 (0.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.30%) Appium
8 2 (0.30%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.30%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.30%) Mockito
8 2 (0.30%) QUnit
General
1 255 (38.46%) Finance
2 56 (8.45%) Banking
3 41 (6.18%) Retail
4 30 (4.52%) Marketing
5 29 (4.37%) Legal
6 24 (3.62%) Retail Banking
7 22 (3.32%) Telecoms
8 21 (3.17%) Manufacturing
9 19 (2.87%) Investment Banking
10 15 (2.26%) Back Office
11 14 (2.11%) Electronics
11 14 (2.11%) Financial Institution
11 14 (2.11%) Military
12 10 (1.51%) Publishing
13 9 (1.36%) Law
14 8 (1.21%) Local Government
15 6 (0.90%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (16.74%) Analyst
2 102 (15.38%) Consultant
3 80 (12.07%) Security Consultant
4 59 (8.90%) Architect
5 58 (8.75%) Security Analyst
6 41 (6.18%) Security Manager
7 39 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
8 32 (4.83%) Information Analyst
8 32 (4.83%) Information Security Analyst
8 32 (4.83%) Risk Manager
8 32 (4.83%) Security Specialist
9 30 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
10 27 (4.07%) Compliance Manager
11 26 (3.92%) Information Security Manager
12 25 (3.77%) Information Manager
13 23 (3.47%) IT Analyst
13 23 (3.47%) Security Architect
13 23 (3.47%) Senior Consultant
13 23 (3.47%) Tester
14 21 (3.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.13%) Web Services
2 16 (2.41%) Node.js
3 13 (1.96%) Gherkin
3 13 (1.96%) HTML
4 12 (1.81%) AngularJS
5 11 (1.66%) Ajax
5 11 (1.66%) Backbone.js
5 11 (1.66%) CSS
5 11 (1.66%) Redux
5 11 (1.66%) REST
5 11 (1.66%) Sass
5 11 (1.66%) SVG
6 10 (1.51%) .NET
6 10 (1.51%) J2EE
7 8 (1.21%) EJB
7 8 (1.21%) Hibernate
7 8 (1.21%) JDBC
7 8 (1.21%) JMS
7 8 (1.21%) Servlets
7 8 (1.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 151 (22.78%) Management Information System
2 72 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.98%) CESG
4 28 (4.22%) Data Protection Act
5 17 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.56%) User Experience
6 16 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.81%) Cyber Defence
7 12 (1.81%) Mainframe
8 10 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
9 9 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
9 9 (1.36%) Derivative
10 7 (1.06%) CMDB
10 7 (1.06%) iPad
10 7 (1.06%) Replication
11 6 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.90%) PMI
12 5 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 112 (16.89%) Windows
2 60 (9.05%) Linux
3 44 (6.64%) Unix
4 24 (3.62%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.30%) Android
8 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.15%) HPUX
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (39.52%) Information Security
2 236 (35.60%) Risk Management
3 136 (20.51%) ITIL
4 108 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (14.78%) Cybersecurity
6 94 (14.18%) Project Management
7 90 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 67 (10.11%) Data Protection
8 67 (10.11%) Penetration Testing
8 67 (10.11%) Security Management
9 66 (9.95%) Security Architecture
10 63 (9.50%) PRINCE2
11 58 (8.75%) Mentoring
12 57 (8.60%) Test Automation
13 52 (7.84%) SIEM
14 47 (7.09%) Service Delivery
15 45 (6.79%) Business Continuity
16 43 (6.49%) Information Security Management
16 43 (6.49%) ISMS
17 42 (6.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 42 (6.33%) C
2 39 (5.88%) SQL
3 33 (4.98%) Java
4 26 (3.92%) C#
5 25 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 25 (3.77%) Python
6 23 (3.47%) Bash Shell
6 23 (3.47%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.26%) Bourne shell
8 11 (1.66%) C++
9 6 (0.90%) VBScript
10 4 (0.60%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.60%) VB
10 4 (0.60%) VBA
11 3 (0.45%) Perl
12 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.30%) Scala
12 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 221 (33.33%) CISSP
2 175 (26.40%) CISM
3 114 (17.19%) CISA
4 112 (16.89%) Degree
5 64 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (9.50%) Security Cleared
7 47 (7.09%) CESG Certified Professional
8 45 (6.79%) SC Cleared
9 34 (5.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 34 (5.13%) SANS
10 30 (4.52%) CRISC
11 25 (3.77%) CCNA
12 24 (3.62%) CCNP
12 24 (3.62%) CCSP
13 23 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (3.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
15 19 (2.87%) JNCIP
16 18 (2.71%) CEH
17 17 (2.56%) ISEB
18 15 (2.26%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (33.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 114 (17.19%) PCI DSS
3 40 (6.03%) QA
4 37 (5.58%) GDPR
5 35 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 32 (4.83%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 30 (4.52%) COBIT
8 17 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
9 13 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (1.81%) Data Quality
10 12 (1.81%) PMO
11 11 (1.66%) WCAG
12 10 (1.51%) ISO 22301
12 10 (1.51%) RMADS
13 9 (1.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 9 (1.36%) ISO 9001
13 9 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 9 (1.36%) PA-DSS
14 8 (1.21%) NIST 800
14 8 (1.21%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.75%) Firmware
3 5 (0.75%) vSphere
4 4 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.06%) AirWatch
1 7 (1.06%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.60%) Nessus
3 3 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.30%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.30%) WMI
4 2 (0.30%) WSUS
5 1 (0.15%) EnCase
5 1 (0.15%) FTK
5 1 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.15%) Kibana
5 1 (0.15%) logstash
5 1 (0.15%) QRadar
Vendors
1 64 (9.65%) Oracle
2 60 (9.05%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.14%) VMware
4 33 (4.98%) Cisco
5 24 (3.62%) SAP
6 23 (3.47%) Juniper
7 16 (2.41%) HP
8 10 (1.51%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.51%) Sybase
9 8 (1.21%) hybris
9 8 (1.21%) IBM
10 7 (1.06%) BMC
10 7 (1.06%) Citrix
10 7 (1.06%) Sophos
11 6 (0.90%) LogRhythm
12 5 (0.75%) CA
12 5 (0.75%) NetApp
12 5 (0.75%) Splunk
13 4 (0.60%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.60%) Remedy
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits up to 30% bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £52000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £38000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 20 days ago
London
NCC Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 11 days ago