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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 97 96
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 15 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.40% 0.30% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.36% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £31,304 £22,500 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.12% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 940 1104 1175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 87.85% 82.45% 84.78%
Number of salaries quoted 772 936 978
Median salary £40,210 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 3 months to 30 April 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
West Wales - 9 £31,304 -
Mid Wales - 6 - -
Risk Assessment
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 16 (84.21%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
3 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (36.84%) CISM
4 7 (36.84%) CISSP
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) RMADS
6 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
6 5 (26.32%) CESG
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) SEO
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) SABSA
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (21.05%) ISO19770
7 4 (21.05%) Contract Management
7 4 (21.05%) Snow
7 4 (21.05%) Legal
7 4 (21.05%) ISEB
7 4 (21.05%) BMC
7 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
7 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
8 3 (15.79%) ServiceCenter

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Security Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Security Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Supplier Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Compliance
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) CESG
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
3 5 (26.32%) SABSA
3 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) SEO
4 4 (21.05%) Contract Management
4 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
4 4 (21.05%) Protective Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
5 3 (15.79%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CISM
1 7 (36.84%) CISSP
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) ISEB
5 2 (10.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) RMADS
3 4 (21.05%) ISO19770
4 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) BMC
1 4 (21.05%) Snow
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) VMware