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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Risk Manager
Rank 878 916 939
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 18 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.023% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.024% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 24
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £84,800 £86,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 17 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 27 September 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 +47 18 £70,000 +16.66% 3
London +42 8 £95,000 +46.15% 3
South East +29 5 £70,000 +16.66%
City of London +45 4 £95,000 -13.63% 2
Berkshire +16 3 £70,000 +16.66%
Reading - 3 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +18 2 £61,250 +36.11%
Kent +4 2 £65,000 +23.80%
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +17 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Cheshire - 1 £57,500 -
North West - 1 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Bradford - 1 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 43 (82.69%) Information Security
2 34 (65.38%) Finance
3 32 (61.54%) Risk Management
4 30 (57.69%) CISSP
4 30 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (46.15%) CISM
6 23 (44.23%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (32.69%) Degree
7 17 (32.69%) ITIL
7 17 (32.69%) CISA
8 16 (30.77%) COBIT
9 14 (26.92%) Internal Audit
10 13 (25.00%) Records Management
10 13 (25.00%) Information Management
11 11 (21.15%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 8 (15.38%) SANS
13 7 (13.46%) SIEM
14 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
15 5 (9.62%) COSO
15 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
15 5 (9.62%) CRISC
15 5 (9.62%) ISO27005
15 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
15 5 (9.62%) Legal
15 5 (9.62%) SQL
16 4 (7.69%) Java
16 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
16 4 (7.69%) Windows

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 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) GIS
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (65.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Apache Flex
1 4 (7.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) Information Security
2 32 (61.54%) Risk Management
3 23 (44.23%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (32.69%) ITIL
5 14 (26.92%) Internal Audit
6 13 (25.00%) Information Management
6 13 (25.00%) Records Management
7 11 (21.15%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (13.46%) SIEM
10 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.69%) Business Development
11 4 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (7.69%) Identity Management
11 4 (7.69%) Information Governance
11 4 (7.69%) People Management
11 4 (7.69%) Project Management
11 4 (7.69%) Service Management
12 3 (5.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) CISSP
2 24 (46.15%) CISM
3 17 (32.69%) CISA
3 17 (32.69%) Degree
4 8 (15.38%) SANS
5 5 (9.62%) CRISC
6 4 (7.69%) CISMP
7 3 (5.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.92%) ACCA
8 1 (1.92%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.92%) IISP
8 1 (1.92%) ISACA
8 1 (1.92%) MBA
8 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.92%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (30.77%) COBIT
3 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
4 5 (9.62%) COSO
4 5 (9.62%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £115000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Docklands
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago