The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 158 150 154
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 13 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Average salary £55,450 £57,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.56% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,500 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,050 £75,000 £85,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
Risk Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3469 2964 3062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.30% 94.39% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 1932 2101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Risk Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Risk Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Edinburgh -14 8 £50,400 -12.34%
Stirling -25 3 £77,000 -6.66%
Risk Manager
UK

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) UNIX
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (13.64%) CISA
5 3 (13.64%) CISM
5 3 (13.64%) Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Unisys
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) CISSP
5 3 (13.64%) Internet
5 3 (13.64%) RACF
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Legal
5 3 (13.64%) AS400
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 3 (13.64%) People Management
5 3 (13.64%) Billing
5 3 (13.64%) COBIT
6 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (4.55%) International Banking

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Billing
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) International Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) AS400
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Coaching
3 3 (13.64%) People Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
3 3 (13.64%) Security Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Development
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CISSP
1 3 (13.64%) CISA
1 3 (13.64%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (13.64%) COBIT
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) RACF
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Unisys
1 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft