The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Information Security Risk Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Risk Manager
Rank 889 954 991
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Risk Manager 22 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.025% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.026% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 9
Median salary £63,750 £84,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.10% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,000 £59,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £84,600 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Information Security Risk Manager in the job title.

Information Security Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Risk Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Risk Manager within the UK.

Information Security Risk Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Information Security Risk Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Risk Manager over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Risk Manager
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +33 22 £63,750 -24.10%
London +21 8 £67,500 -19.64%
South East +21 7 £70,000 +16.66%
Berkshire +2 4 £70,000 +16.66%
Reading - 4 £70,000 -
North West - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Kent - 2 £65,000 -
Surrey - 1 £62,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -

Information Security Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Information Security 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 Security Risk Manager in the job title.

1 54 (93.10%) Information Security
2 41 (70.69%) CISSP
3 37 (63.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (58.62%) Finance
5 33 (56.90%) Risk Management
6 32 (55.17%) CISM
7 21 (36.21%) ITIL
8 20 (34.48%) COBIT
9 19 (32.76%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (31.03%) CISA
11 17 (29.31%) Degree
12 16 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
13 15 (25.86%) PCI DSS
13 15 (25.86%) Internal Audit
14 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 9 (15.52%) Information Management
15 9 (15.52%) CRISC
16 8 (13.79%) SIEM
16 8 (13.79%) SANS
16 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
16 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (12.07%) Banking
17 7 (12.07%) Records Management
17 7 (12.07%) ISO27005
17 7 (12.07%) COSO
18 6 (10.34%) Windows
18 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 6 (10.34%) CISMP
19 5 (8.62%) Project Management
19 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery

Information Security 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 3 (5.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (58.62%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Apache Flex
1 4 (6.90%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (93.10%) Information Security
2 33 (56.90%) Risk Management
3 21 (36.21%) ITIL
4 19 (32.76%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
6 15 (25.86%) Internal Audit
7 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (15.52%) Information Management
9 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.79%) SIEM
10 7 (12.07%) Records Management
11 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (8.62%) Project Management
12 5 (8.62%) Security Operations
13 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
13 4 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
13 4 (6.90%) Identity Management
13 4 (6.90%) People Management
13 4 (6.90%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) Java
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (70.69%) CISSP
2 32 (55.17%) CISM
3 18 (31.03%) CISA
4 17 (29.31%) Degree
5 9 (15.52%) CRISC
6 8 (13.79%) SANS
7 6 (10.34%) CISMP
8 5 (8.62%) ISACA
9 3 (5.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (5.17%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (5.17%) IISP
9 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (63.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (34.48%) COBIT
3 15 (25.86%) PCI DSS
4 7 (12.07%) COSO
4 7 (12.07%) ISO27005
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle