The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 223 211 195
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 10 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 20
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5796 5510 5143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.02% 95.36% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4783 4609 4539
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Risk Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Risk Manager
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Bristol -7 5 £56,250 +10.29%
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Risk Manager
England

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 14 (73.68%) Risk Management
2 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (42.11%) Information Security
3 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) Basel II
8 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.53%) Retail
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.53%) C
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) SAS
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.53%) Base SAS
8 2 (10.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (10.53%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (10.53%) Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
9 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.26%) CSSLP

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Base SAS
1 2 (10.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Risk Management
2 8 (42.11%) Information Security
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CSSLP
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) Basel II
4 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
4 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft