The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Risk Manager
Rank 904 935 916
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 30 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.015% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 16
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,630
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £77,500 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,759
% change year-on-year
- +16.93%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 13 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 8 February 2016. 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
England +15 30 £55,000 - 3
London +12 14 £55,000 -25.42% 1
Yorkshire - 9 £50,000 -
South East +19 6 £73,750 +47.50%
North Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Skipton - 4 £45,000 -
Halifax - 4 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £87,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -

Information Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 59 (95.16%) Information Security
2 39 (62.90%) CISSP
3 37 (59.68%) Risk Management
4 35 (56.45%) CISM
5 24 (38.71%) CRISC
6 22 (35.48%) Finance
7 21 (33.87%) CISA
7 21 (33.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (33.87%) Degree
8 17 (27.42%) Incident Management
9 16 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
10 14 (22.58%) COBIT
11 13 (20.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (20.97%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
13 11 (17.74%) Project Management
13 11 (17.74%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (17.74%) ISMS
14 10 (16.13%) Security Operations
14 10 (16.13%) Information Assurance
15 9 (14.52%) Data Governance
15 9 (14.52%) Identity Management
16 8 (12.90%) Business Continuity
16 8 (12.90%) GIAC
17 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 7 (11.29%) Coaching
18 6 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
18 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
18 6 (9.68%) Computer Security
18 6 (9.68%) Legal

Information Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (6.45%) Internet
3 3 (4.84%) Firewall
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Legal
3 3 (4.84%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.84%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (95.16%) Information Security
2 37 (59.68%) Risk Management
3 17 (27.42%) Incident Management
4 16 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (20.97%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (20.97%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (17.74%) ISMS
6 11 (17.74%) Project Management
7 10 (16.13%) Information Assurance
7 10 (16.13%) Security Operations
8 9 (14.52%) Data Governance
8 9 (14.52%) Identity Management
9 8 (12.90%) Business Continuity
10 7 (11.29%) Coaching
10 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.68%) Computer Security
11 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
12 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (8.06%) Information Management
12 5 (8.06%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 39 (62.90%) CISSP
2 35 (56.45%) CISM
3 24 (38.71%) CRISC
4 21 (33.87%) CISA
4 21 (33.87%) Degree
5 8 (12.90%) GIAC
6 6 (9.68%) CEH
7 4 (6.45%) CCNA
7 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.45%) MCP
7 4 (6.45%) SSCP
8 3 (4.84%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (22.58%) COBIT
3 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco
2 1 (1.61%) SAP
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago