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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Risk Manager
Rank 879 896 859
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 21 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.013% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 23
Average salary £82,000 £70,000 £71,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £58,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £87,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +47.36%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Information Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 11 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 31 August 2015. 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 +20 17 £84,000 +20.00% 2
London +13 14 £84,000 -1.17% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £51,250 -
South East +13 1 £60,000 -31.42% 1
Berkshire +8 1 £60,000 -31.42%
North Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Skipton - 1 £42,500 -
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £80,000 -
Leeds - 1 £60,000 -

Information Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 40 (72.73%) Information Security
2 35 (63.64%) CISSP
3 33 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 28 (50.91%) CRISC
4 28 (50.91%) CISA
5 26 (47.27%) Finance
5 26 (47.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (34.55%) Banking
7 19 (34.55%) COBIT
8 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS
8 13 (23.64%) Security Management
9 12 (21.82%) CISM
9 12 (21.82%) Management Information System
10 11 (20.00%) Cyber Security
11 10 (18.18%) Degree
12 8 (14.55%) Database Security
12 8 (14.55%) MBA
13 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
14 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
15 5 (9.09%) ISMS
15 5 (9.09%) COSO
15 5 (9.09%) Information Security Management
15 5 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
15 5 (9.09%) Change Management
16 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 4 (7.27%) ACCA
16 4 (7.27%) Project Management
16 4 (7.27%) Retail
16 4 (7.27%) Information Management

Information Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 19 (34.55%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
5 3 (5.45%) Legal
5 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Information Security
2 33 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (23.64%) Security Management
5 11 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 8 (14.55%) Database Security
7 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (9.09%) Information Security Management
8 5 (9.09%) ISMS
9 4 (7.27%) Wealth Management
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.27%) Information Management
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
11 2 (3.64%) Lean Six Sigma
11 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
11 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma
11 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 35 (63.64%) CISSP
2 28 (50.91%) CISA
2 28 (50.91%) CRISC
3 12 (21.82%) CISM
4 10 (18.18%) Degree
5 8 (14.55%) MBA
6 4 (7.27%) ACCA
7 3 (5.45%) CIMA
8 2 (3.64%) GIAC
9 1 (1.82%) CISMP
9 1 (1.82%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (47.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (34.55%) COBIT
3 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS
4 5 (9.09%) COSO
5 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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