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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Risk Manager
Rank 885 914 975
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 32 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.036% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 21
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £84,600 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,250 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 14 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 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 32 £65,000 -7.14% 3
London +5 17 £78,750 -1.56% 1
South East +28 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Kent - 6 £55,000 -
North West +21 4 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £65,000 -
Cheshire +24 3 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Leeds - 3 £65,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £52,500 -
Berkshire +8 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Manchester +6 1 £72,500 +31.81%
Bradford - 1 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 69 (97.18%) Information Security
2 52 (73.24%) CISSP
3 45 (63.38%) Risk Management
4 43 (60.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 41 (57.75%) CISM
6 32 (45.07%) Finance
7 28 (39.44%) CISA
8 26 (36.62%) CRISC
9 24 (33.80%) COBIT
10 23 (32.39%) Risk Assessment
10 23 (32.39%) Degree
11 22 (30.99%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (25.35%) ITIL
13 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
14 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (16.90%) Internal Audit
15 10 (14.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 10 (14.08%) Banking
15 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
16 9 (12.68%) Information Assurance
16 9 (12.68%) ISMS
16 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
17 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
17 8 (11.27%) Identity Management
17 8 (11.27%) Project Management
17 8 (11.27%) Data Governance
18 7 (9.86%) ISO27005
18 7 (9.86%) IT Audit
18 7 (9.86%) Security Operations
18 7 (9.86%) COSO

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 3 (4.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Firewall
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (45.07%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Banking
3 6 (8.45%) Legal
4 3 (4.23%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.23%) Law
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.23%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.82%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.41%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (97.18%) Information Security
2 45 (63.38%) Risk Management
3 23 (32.39%) Risk Assessment
4 22 (30.99%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (25.35%) ITIL
6 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (16.90%) Internal Audit
7 10 (14.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
8 9 (12.68%) Information Assurance
8 9 (12.68%) ISMS
9 8 (11.27%) Data Governance
9 8 (11.27%) Identity Management
9 8 (11.27%) Project Management
10 7 (9.86%) IT Audit
10 7 (9.86%) Security Operations
11 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.45%) SIEM
11 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (73.24%) CISSP
2 41 (57.75%) CISM
3 28 (39.44%) CISA
4 26 (36.62%) CRISC
5 23 (32.39%) Degree
6 6 (8.45%) CISMP
6 6 (8.45%) ISACA
7 4 (5.63%) CCNA
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.63%) MCP
7 4 (5.63%) SSCP
8 3 (4.23%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (4.23%) IISP
8 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.23%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (2.82%) SANS
10 1 (1.41%) ACCA
10 1 (1.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (60.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (33.80%) COBIT
3 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
4 7 (9.86%) COSO
4 7 (9.86%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.41%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Cisco
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Flexible Banking Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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