Period
to 20 August 2017

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

Risk Assessment
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 141 152
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11 -27
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 12 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.57% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.58% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Wales median annual salary £31,304 £70,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.28% -22.22% +100.00%
10th Percentile £30,273 £21,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £32,336 £86,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.49% -3.64% -

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1884 2249 2377
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 89.67% 84.61% 85.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1910 1978
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £24,375 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,800 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Wales

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in Wales

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Mid Wales +11 6 - -
West Wales - 6 £31,304 -
Risk Assessment
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) BMC
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 4 (33.33%) Contract Management
4 4 (33.33%) Snow
5 3 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) SABSA
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) RMADS
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SEO
5 3 (25.00%) Finance

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Supplier Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) Contract Management
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (25.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) SABSA
5 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) SEO
5 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) BMC
1 4 (33.33%) Snow
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware