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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Risk Manager
Rank 892 834 889
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 12 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.034% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.036% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 12
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -17.39%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
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 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 10 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 22 August 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 -41 10 £70,000 -1.40% 1
London -24 5 £85,000 +6.25% 1
North West -17 4 £70,000 +21.73%
Cheshire - 3 £70,000 -
Edinburgh -6 2 £60,250 +4.78% 1
Scotland -17 2 £60,250 +4.78% 1
Manchester -4 1 - -
Berkshire -8 1 £87,500 +25.00%
South East -29 1 £87,500 +94.44%
Maidenhead - 1 £87,500 -

Information Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (67.65%) Risk Management
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
3 19 (55.88%) CISA
4 15 (44.12%) Banking
5 12 (35.29%) CISSP
6 11 (32.35%) Information Security
7 10 (29.41%) Project Management
8 8 (23.53%) CISM
8 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (20.59%) CRISC
10 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (17.65%) Grid Computing
10 6 (17.65%) Mainframe
10 6 (17.65%) Financial Institution
11 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
11 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
12 4 (11.76%) Equities
13 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
13 3 (8.82%) Legal
13 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
14 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
14 2 (5.88%) Front Office
14 2 (5.88%) BCP
14 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
14 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 2 (5.88%) Retail
14 2 (5.88%) Information Management
14 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
14 2 (5.88%) Logistics

Information Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.82%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Front Office
5 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Grid Computing
1 6 (17.65%) Mainframe
2 4 (11.76%) Equities
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Risk Management
2 11 (32.35%) Information Security
3 10 (29.41%) Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) BCP
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.88%) Information Management
7 2 (5.88%) Logistics
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) CISA
2 12 (35.29%) CISSP
3 8 (23.53%) CISM
4 7 (20.59%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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