The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security 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 Security Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Risk Manager
Rank 936 928 939
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Risk Manager 15 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.013% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £77,500 £61,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 -

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Risk Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security 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 Security Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 15 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 -
South East -8 5 £67,500 +35.00%
Skipton - 4 £45,000 -
Halifax - 4 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £65,000 -
London -1 2 £70,000 -9.67% 1
West Sussex - 2 £87,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -

Information Security Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Information Security 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 Security Risk Manager in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (68.42%) CISSP
3 21 (55.26%) CISM
4 17 (44.74%) Finance
5 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
6 10 (26.32%) Security Operations
7 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (21.05%) GIAC
8 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
8 8 (21.05%) CRISC
9 7 (18.42%) Coaching
9 7 (18.42%) CISA
10 6 (15.79%) Business Continuity
10 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.79%) Project Management
10 6 (15.79%) CEH
10 6 (15.79%) COBIT
10 6 (15.79%) Computer Security
10 6 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
11 5 (13.16%) Legal
12 4 (10.53%) SSCP
12 4 (10.53%) Change Management
12 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (10.53%) Internet
12 4 (10.53%) Cisco
12 4 (10.53%) CCNA
12 4 (10.53%) MCP

Information Security Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Information Security 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 Security Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (10.53%) Internet
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Legal
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
3 10 (26.32%) Security Operations
4 7 (18.42%) Coaching
5 6 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 6 (15.79%) Computer Security
5 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.89%) Information Management
8 3 (7.89%) Time Management
9 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.26%) Data Privacy
9 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) ITIL
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) CISSP
2 21 (55.26%) CISM
3 9 (23.68%) Degree
4 8 (21.05%) CRISC
4 8 (21.05%) GIAC
5 7 (18.42%) CISA
6 6 (15.79%) CEH
7 4 (10.53%) CCNA
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (10.53%) MCP
7 4 (10.53%) SSCP
8 2 (5.26%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) COBIT
3 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
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