The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Information Risk Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Risk Manager
UK
Rank 808 892 940
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 50 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.030% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 12
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Information Risk Manager in the job title.

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +69 48 £55,000 - 3
London +76 23 £60,000 +9.09% 2
West Midlands +16 13 £42,500 - 1
South East +68 6 £62,500 +11.11%
High Wycombe - 5 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £55,000 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £50,000 -
North West - 3 £50,000 -
Coventry - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +24 1 - -
Yorkshire +20 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
City of London - 1 £95,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £105,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Information Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Information Risk Manager in the job title.

1 55 (88.71%) Information Security
2 41 (66.13%) Risk Management
3 38 (61.29%) CISSP
4 31 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (46.77%) CISA
6 25 (40.32%) Finance
6 25 (40.32%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (35.48%) Data Protection
8 20 (32.26%) CISM
9 17 (27.42%) Legal
10 15 (24.19%) Information Governance
11 14 (22.58%) Degree
12 11 (17.74%) COBIT
13 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
14 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (12.90%) Banking
15 6 (9.68%) CRISC
16 5 (8.06%) Service Management
16 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (8.06%) Records Management
16 5 (8.06%) SSAE 16
16 5 (8.06%) GDPR
17 4 (6.45%) Retail
17 4 (6.45%) Data Management
17 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
18 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
18 3 (4.84%) Risk Assessment
18 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
18 3 (4.84%) Wealth Management
18 3 (4.84%) Project Management

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) GIS
General
1 25 (40.32%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) Legal
3 8 (12.90%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) NHS
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) Information Security
2 41 (66.13%) Risk Management
3 25 (40.32%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (35.48%) Data Protection
5 15 (24.19%) Information Governance
6 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (8.06%) Records Management
7 5 (8.06%) Service Management
7 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.45%) Data Management
9 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.84%) Internal Audit
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 3 (4.84%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.84%) Wealth Management
10 2 (3.23%) Data Governance
10 2 (3.23%) Database Security
10 2 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (61.29%) CISSP
2 29 (46.77%) CISA
3 20 (32.26%) CISM
4 14 (22.58%) Degree
5 6 (9.68%) CRISC
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.23%) IISP
7 1 (1.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.61%) ACCA
7 1 (1.61%) CCNP
7 1 (1.61%) MBA
7 1 (1.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (17.74%) COBIT
3 5 (8.06%) GDPR
3 5 (8.06%) SSAE 16
4 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.61%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.61%) EMIR
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Informatica
2 1 (1.61%) SAP
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago