The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Risk Manager
Rank 618 635 595
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 13 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.011% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.011% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 13
Average salary £84,000 £85,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +47.36%
Information Risk Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Information Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Risk Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager across the London region.

Information Risk Manager Salary Trend in London

Information Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in London

Information Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Information Risk Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Risk Manager in their job title.

1 27 (81.82%) Information Security
2 21 (63.64%) CRISC
3 20 (60.61%) CISSP
4 18 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (51.52%) Finance
6 16 (48.48%) CISA
6 16 (48.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (48.48%) Banking
7 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
8 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
9 11 (33.33%) Cyber Security
10 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
10 6 (18.18%) Investment Banking
10 6 (18.18%) COBIT
11 5 (15.15%) Degree
12 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
12 4 (12.12%) ACCA
12 4 (12.12%) MBA
12 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.12%) Database Security
13 3 (9.09%) ISMS
13 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
13 3 (9.09%) Security Management
14 2 (6.06%) CISM
14 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
14 2 (6.06%) GIAC
14 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
14 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
14 2 (6.06%) Line Management
15 1 (3.03%) Retail

Information Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Information Risk Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Information Security
2 16 (48.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
4 11 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 4 (12.12%) Database Security
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
6 3 (9.09%) ISMS
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 3 (9.09%) Security Management
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.06%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) CRISC
2 20 (60.61%) CISSP
3 16 (48.48%) CISA
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 4 (12.12%) MBA
5 4 (12.12%) ACCA
6 2 (6.06%) CISM
6 2 (6.06%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 6 (18.18%) COBIT