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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Risk Manager
UK
Rank 813 916 949
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 50 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.037% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.038% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 12
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.50% -9.09%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 23 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 February 2017. 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 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 +96 46 £57,500 +4.54% 1
London +64 23 £62,500 +13.63%
West Midlands +42 13 £42,500 -
South East +53 9 £58,750 -11.32% 1
High Wycombe - 6 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £57,500 -
City of London +30 5 £62,500 -
Coventry - 3 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £46,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 £52,500 -
Staines - 1 - - 1
Warwick - 1 £75,000 -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 70 (88.61%) Information Security
2 53 (67.09%) Risk Management
3 50 (63.29%) CISSP
4 48 (60.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (41.77%) Finance
6 31 (39.24%) CISA
7 28 (35.44%) Cybersecurity
8 27 (34.18%) CISM
9 26 (32.91%) Data Protection
10 22 (27.85%) Management Information System
11 18 (22.78%) Legal
11 18 (22.78%) COBIT
12 15 (18.99%) Degree
13 14 (17.72%) Information Governance
14 10 (12.66%) Data Management
15 9 (11.39%) Banking
15 9 (11.39%) CRISC
16 8 (10.13%) SSAE 16
16 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (10.13%) Database Security
17 7 (8.86%) Internal Audit
18 6 (7.59%) GDPR
18 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
19 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
19 5 (6.33%) Service Management
19 5 (6.33%) Records Management
20 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
20 4 (5.06%) NHS
20 4 (5.06%) Security Management
20 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (2.53%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) GIS
General
1 33 (41.77%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Legal
3 9 (11.39%) Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Games
7 1 (1.27%) Local Government
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) NHS
3 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (88.61%) Information Security
2 53 (67.09%) Risk Management
3 28 (35.44%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (32.91%) Data Protection
5 14 (17.72%) Information Governance
6 10 (12.66%) Data Management
7 8 (10.13%) Database Security
7 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (8.86%) Internal Audit
9 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
10 5 (6.33%) Records Management
10 5 (6.33%) Service Management
10 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.06%) Security Management
11 4 (5.06%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.80%) Information Security Management
12 3 (3.80%) Project Management
12 3 (3.80%) Six Sigma
12 3 (3.80%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (63.29%) CISSP
2 31 (39.24%) CISA
3 27 (34.18%) CISM
4 15 (18.99%) Degree
5 9 (11.39%) CRISC
6 2 (2.53%) CCNP
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.53%) IISP
7 1 (1.27%) ACCA
7 1 (1.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (60.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (22.78%) COBIT
3 8 (10.13%) SSAE 16
4 6 (7.59%) GDPR
5 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (1.27%) EMIR
Vendors
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) Informatica
2 1 (1.27%) SAP