The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 249 244 249
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.058% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.061% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £44,630 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.03% -18.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,400 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +26.31%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7018 6570 7213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.40% 94.83% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6017 5621 6321
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Risk Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Risk Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £47,500 -
Risk Manager
England

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 Risk Manager in their job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Risk Management
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (22.73%) CISSP
4 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (18.18%) FMCG
5 4 (18.18%) CISA
5 4 (18.18%) CISM
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Retail
5 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
6 3 (13.64%) COBIT
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security
6 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
6 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
7 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Legal
7 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (9.09%) Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Economics
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (4.55%) Cryptography

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
1 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
5 2 (9.09%) Legal
5 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) FMCG
3 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
4 2 (9.09%) Economics
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Risk Management
2 8 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) CISA
2 4 (18.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) COBIT
2 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley