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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Risk Manager
Rank 873 845 894
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 16 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.027% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.029% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 9
Average salary £70,000 £68,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £44,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £81,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -20.83%

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
108233 100307 110663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87592 83387 94376
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 -31 14 £85,000 +21.42% 2
London -25 5 £85,000 +6.25% 1
North West - 5 £70,000 -
Berkshire -1 4 £87,500 +25.00% 1
South East -14 4 £87,500 +89.18% 1
Cheshire - 4 £70,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £87,500 - 1
Edinburgh -11 2 £60,250 +4.78% 1
Scotland -12 2 £60,250 +4.78% 1
Manchester - 1 - -

Information Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (71.88%) Risk Management
2 21 (65.63%) CISA
3 19 (59.38%) Finance
4 16 (50.00%) CISSP
5 14 (43.75%) Banking
6 13 (40.63%) Information Security
7 9 (28.13%) CISM
8 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (21.88%) Project Management
10 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
11 5 (15.63%) BCP
11 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (15.63%) Logistics
11 5 (15.63%) CRISC
11 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
12 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
12 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
12 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
12 4 (12.50%) Grid Computing
13 3 (9.38%) Legal
13 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
14 2 (6.25%) Line Management
14 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 2 (6.25%) Retail
14 2 (6.25%) Information Management
14 2 (6.25%) Front Office
15 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery

Information Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (3.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.38%) Legal
5 2 (6.25%) Front Office
5 2 (6.25%) Retail
6 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Grid Computing
2 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Risk Management
2 13 (40.63%) Information Security
3 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Logistics
5 5 (15.63%) BCP
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Information Management
8 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) CISA
2 16 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (28.13%) CISM
4 5 (15.63%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago