The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Risk Manager
Rank 891 850 886
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 10 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.034% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.036% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 15
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £80,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,250 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+26.84% -20.83%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Information Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Information Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Salary Trend

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

Information Risk Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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
England -54 8 £85,000 +19.71%
London -69 5 £85,000 +6.25%
Scotland -5 2 £60,250 +4.78%
Edinburgh -17 2 £60,250 +4.78%
North West +5 1 - -
Manchester +1 1 - -
Berkshire -4 1 £75,000 +7.14%
City of London -15 1 £65,000 -9.72%
South East -22 1 £75,000 +66.66%
Maidenhead - 1 £75,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

Information Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 21 (67.74%) Risk Management
2 17 (54.84%) Finance
3 15 (48.39%) CISA
4 12 (38.71%) Banking
5 11 (35.48%) Information Security
6 10 (32.26%) Project Management
7 8 (25.81%) CISSP
7 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (22.58%) CRISC
9 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (19.35%) Financial Institution
9 6 (19.35%) Mainframe
9 6 (19.35%) Grid Computing
10 5 (16.13%) CISM
10 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
11 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
11 4 (12.90%) Equities
12 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (9.68%) Legal
12 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
13 2 (6.45%) Protective Monitoring
13 2 (6.45%) Games
13 2 (6.45%) Front Office
13 2 (6.45%) Information Management
13 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
13 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
14 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
14 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management

Information Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.68%) Legal
5 2 (6.45%) Games
5 2 (6.45%) Front Office
5 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mainframe
1 6 (19.35%) Grid Computing
2 4 (12.90%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Risk Management
2 11 (35.48%) Information Security
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (6.45%) Information Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
9 1 (3.23%) Logistics
9 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.23%) BCP
9 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) CISA
2 8 (25.81%) CISSP
3 7 (22.58%) CRISC
4 5 (16.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley