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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 540 567
Rank change year-on-year -14 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 338 431 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 227 361 331
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 £41,500 £32,500 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,450 £77,950
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% -8.57%  

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 80257 86320 97586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.74% 88.92% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64749 72153 79773
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 £79,000 £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 26 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 26 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 -33 318 £60,000 +14.28% 60
London -31 143 £67,500 +12.50% 21
South East +75 67 £54,500 +3.80% 14
Surrey +52 35 £56,625 +13.25% 5
North West -31 30 £50,000 +25.00% 3
West Midlands -7 21 £55,000 +49.65% 4
City of London +27 20 £60,000 -14.28% 2
Yorkshire 0 19 £45,000 - 10
Hampshire +30 17 £54,000 +47.94% 2
West Yorkshire +23 16 £45,000 +5.88% 7
South West +4 16 £42,500 -34.61%
East of England -41 15 £63,250 +20.47% 7
Staines +18 13 £55,000 -35.29% 5
Manchester -35 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Leeds +12 12 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cheshire -19 10 £60,000 - 1
North East +18 9 £56,250 +73.07% 1
Durham - 9 £56,250 - 1
Shropshire +7 8 £69,000 +79.22% 2
Scotland +5 8 £71,250 +18.75% 1
Telford +2 8 £69,000 +79.22% 2
Canary Wharf -4 7 £65,000 -7.14%
Hertfordshire -25 7 £110,000 +136.55% 3
Lancashire - 7 £42,500 -
Knutsford -30 6 - -
Bolton - 6 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +8 5 £41,500 +27.69%
Winchester +4 5 £62,000 +163.82%
Swindon +3 5 £41,500 +27.69%
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £67,500 +28.57%

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 254 (39.02%) Information Security
2 247 (37.94%) Finance
3 231 (35.48%) Risk Management
4 214 (32.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 212 (32.57%) CISSP
6 170 (26.11%) CISM
7 150 (23.04%) Management Information System
8 133 (20.43%) ITIL
9 115 (17.67%) CISA
10 113 (17.36%) PCI DSS
11 111 (17.05%) Degree
12 110 (16.90%) Windows
13 107 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
14 96 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
15 95 (14.59%) Project Management
16 88 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
17 78 (11.98%) Firewall
18 69 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
19 68 (10.45%) Security Management
20 66 (10.14%) Network Security
21 65 (9.98%) Penetration Testing
21 65 (9.98%) Data Protection
22 64 (9.83%) Security Architecture
22 64 (9.83%) Cisco Certification
23 63 (9.68%) PRINCE2
23 63 (9.68%) Oracle
24 61 (9.37%) Security Cleared
25 60 (9.22%) Microsoft
26 58 (8.91%) Linux
27 57 (8.76%) Test Automation

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 (1.84%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.92%) SAS
4 5 (0.77%) TPMS
5 3 (0.46%) IIS
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.46%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.31%) 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 (3.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.30%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.38%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (3.99%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.77%) Primavera
4 5 (0.77%) Sentinel
4 5 (0.77%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.46%) assyst
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.23%) SaaS
2 11 (1.69%) Office 365
3 10 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.23%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (1.08%) IaaS
6 4 (0.61%) PaaS
7 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 78 (11.98%) Firewall
2 66 (10.14%) Network Security
3 25 (3.84%) MPLS
4 24 (3.69%) BGP
4 24 (3.69%) OSPF
5 19 (2.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.30%) HTTP
8 13 (2.00%) SAN
9 9 (1.38%) SSL
10 8 (1.23%) Internet
10 8 (1.23%) LAN
10 8 (1.23%) VPN
10 8 (1.23%) WAN
11 6 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (0.61%) IPv4
13 4 (0.61%) IPv6
14 3 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.92%) Big Data
3 5 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (0.61%) QlikView
4 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.46%) GIS
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.46%) Redis
5 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.31%) MySQL
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.15%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (1.84%) JMeter
2 11 (1.69%) Grunt
2 11 (1.69%) gulp
2 11 (1.69%) PostCSS
2 11 (1.69%) webpack
3 10 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.08%) JIRA
4 7 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (0.92%) Gatling
5 6 (0.92%) SpecFlow
5 6 (0.92%) TestComplete
6 4 (0.61%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.46%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.46%) Selenium
7 3 (0.46%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.31%) Appium
8 2 (0.31%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.31%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.31%) Mockito
8 2 (0.31%) QUnit
General
1 247 (37.94%) Finance
2 54 (8.29%) Banking
3 41 (6.30%) Retail
4 29 (4.45%) Marketing
5 27 (4.15%) Legal
6 24 (3.69%) Retail Banking
7 22 (3.38%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.92%) Investment Banking
8 19 (2.92%) Manufacturing
9 15 (2.30%) Back Office
10 14 (2.15%) Financial Institution
10 14 (2.15%) Military
11 13 (2.00%) Electronics
12 10 (1.54%) Publishing
13 8 (1.23%) Law
13 8 (1.23%) Local Government
14 6 (0.92%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.46%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 110 (16.90%) Analyst
2 99 (15.21%) Consultant
3 77 (11.83%) Security Consultant
4 59 (9.06%) Architect
5 58 (8.91%) Security Analyst
6 38 (5.84%) Security Manager
7 36 (5.53%) Information Security Consultant
8 32 (4.92%) Risk Manager
9 31 (4.76%) Information Analyst
9 31 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
10 30 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
11 29 (4.45%) Security Specialist
12 27 (4.15%) Compliance Manager
13 25 (3.84%) Information Security Manager
14 24 (3.69%) Information Manager
14 24 (3.69%) IT Analyst
15 23 (3.53%) Security Architect
15 23 (3.53%) Senior Consultant
15 23 (3.53%) Tester
16 21 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.92%) Web Services
2 16 (2.46%) Node.js
3 13 (2.00%) Gherkin
3 13 (2.00%) HTML
4 12 (1.84%) AngularJS
5 11 (1.69%) Ajax
5 11 (1.69%) Backbone.js
5 11 (1.69%) CSS
5 11 (1.69%) Redux
5 11 (1.69%) REST
5 11 (1.69%) Sass
5 11 (1.69%) SVG
6 10 (1.54%) .NET
6 10 (1.54%) J2EE
7 8 (1.23%) EJB
7 8 (1.23%) Hibernate
7 8 (1.23%) JDBC
7 8 (1.23%) JMS
7 8 (1.23%) Servlets
7 8 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 150 (23.04%) Management Information System
2 69 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.22%) CESG
4 28 (4.30%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (2.76%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.61%) User Experience
7 16 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.84%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
10 9 (1.38%) CESG CLAS
10 9 (1.38%) Derivative
10 9 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (1.08%) CMDB
12 7 (1.08%) iPad
12 7 (1.08%) Replication
13 6 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.92%) PMI
14 5 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 110 (16.90%) Windows
2 58 (8.91%) Linux
3 42 (6.45%) Unix
4 22 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.77%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.31%) Android
8 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.31%) 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
1 254 (39.02%) Information Security
2 231 (35.48%) Risk Management
3 133 (20.43%) ITIL
4 107 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
6 95 (14.59%) Project Management
7 88 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 68 (10.45%) Security Management
9 65 (9.98%) Data Protection
9 65 (9.98%) Penetration Testing
10 64 (9.83%) Security Architecture
11 63 (9.68%) PRINCE2
12 57 (8.76%) Mentoring
12 57 (8.76%) Test Automation
13 54 (8.29%) SIEM
14 44 (6.76%) Business Continuity
14 44 (6.76%) Service Delivery
15 43 (6.61%) Information Security Management
15 43 (6.61%) ISMS
16 42 (6.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.30%) C
2 36 (5.53%) SQL
3 32 (4.92%) Java
4 26 (3.99%) C#
5 24 (3.69%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.69%) Python
6 23 (3.53%) Bash Shell
6 23 (3.53%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.30%) Bourne shell
8 11 (1.69%) C++
9 6 (0.92%) VBScript
10 4 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.61%) VB
10 4 (0.61%) VBA
11 3 (0.46%) Perl
12 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.31%) Scala
12 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 212 (32.57%) CISSP
2 170 (26.11%) CISM
3 115 (17.67%) CISA
4 111 (17.05%) Degree
5 64 (9.83%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (9.37%) Security Cleared
7 46 (7.07%) CESG Certified Professional
8 43 (6.61%) SC Cleared
9 34 (5.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 33 (5.07%) SANS
11 28 (4.30%) CRISC
12 25 (3.84%) CCNA
13 24 (3.69%) CCNP
13 24 (3.69%) CCSP
14 22 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (2.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
15 19 (2.92%) JNCIP
16 18 (2.76%) CEH
16 18 (2.76%) ISEB
17 15 (2.30%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (32.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (17.36%) PCI DSS
3 40 (6.14%) QA
4 34 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 33 (5.07%) GDPR
6 29 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 28 (4.30%) COBIT
8 16 (2.46%) Cyber Essentials
9 13 (2.00%) PMO
9 13 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (1.69%) Data Quality
10 11 (1.69%) WCAG
11 10 (1.54%) ISO 22301
12 9 (1.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 9 (1.38%) ISO 9001
12 9 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 9 (1.38%) PA-DSS
13 8 (1.23%) NIST 800
13 8 (1.23%) RMADS
13 8 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.77%) Firmware
3 5 (0.77%) vSphere
4 4 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.08%) AirWatch
1 7 (1.08%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.61%) Nessus
3 3 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.31%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.31%) WMI
4 2 (0.31%) 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 63 (9.68%) Oracle
2 60 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.29%) VMware
4 33 (5.07%) Cisco
5 23 (3.53%) Juniper
6 22 (3.38%) SAP
7 16 (2.46%) HP
8 10 (1.54%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.54%) Sybase
9 8 (1.23%) hybris
10 7 (1.08%) BMC
10 7 (1.08%) Citrix
10 7 (1.08%) IBM
10 7 (1.08%) Sophos
11 6 (0.92%) LogRhythm
12 5 (0.77%) NetApp
12 5 (0.77%) Splunk
13 4 (0.61%) CA
13 4 (0.61%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.61%) Remedy
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £52000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £100,000 + car, bonus, pension, and healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + car+benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Modis International
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £38000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Salary Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cloudscope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NCC Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago