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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 158 165 158
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 11 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.50%
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
2981 3536 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.51% 95.10% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2328 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Glasgow - 7 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +3 3 - - 5
Inverclyde - 1 £62,000 -
Risk Manager
UK

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 26 (96.30%) Risk Management
2 18 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (40.74%) Validation
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (25.93%) Banking
6 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) CISA
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) Information Security
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (7.41%) Line Management
10 2 (7.41%) Migration
10 2 (7.41%) CISSP
10 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
11 1 (3.70%) Data Management
11 1 (3.70%) Document Management
11 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (3.70%) Degree
11 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
11 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
11 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
11 1 (3.70%) Intranet
11 1 (3.70%) BCP

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) BYOD
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Risk Management
2 15 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (40.74%) Validation
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Information Security
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Line Management
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) BCP
9 1 (3.70%) Project Management
9 1 (3.70%) Data Management
9 1 (3.70%) Document Management
9 1 (3.70%) Coaching
9 1 (3.70%) Information Governance
9 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CISA
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
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