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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Risk Manager
Rank 912 974 988
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Risk Manager 36 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 4
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -2.12%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Risk Manager
Top 13 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 1 May 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
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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 +60 36 £65,000 +8.33% 3
London +27 15 £77,500 -11.42% 2
South East +19 14 £52,500 -12.50%
Kent - 10 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £52,500 -
Skipton - 4 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
Leeds - 3 £65,000 -
Berkshire +19 2 £50,000 -13.04%
West Sussex - 2 £87,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -

Information Security Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 48 (100.00%) Information Security
2 39 (81.25%) CISSP
3 28 (58.33%) CISM
4 27 (56.25%) Risk Management
4 27 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (54.17%) Finance
6 18 (37.50%) COBIT
7 13 (27.08%) CISA
8 12 (25.00%) ITIL
9 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
9 11 (22.92%) CRISC
10 10 (20.83%) Degree
10 10 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (18.75%) Internal Audit
12 8 (16.67%) Banking
13 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
13 7 (14.58%) Security Operations
13 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (12.50%) ISO27005
14 6 (12.50%) CISMP
14 6 (12.50%) COSO
14 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
14 6 (12.50%) Legal
14 6 (12.50%) Windows
15 5 (10.42%) Project Management
15 5 (10.42%) ISACA
16 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
16 4 (8.33%) SIEM

Information Security Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.17%) Law
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (56.25%) Risk Management
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (18.75%) Internal Audit
5 9 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (14.58%) Security Operations
7 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.33%) Change Management
8 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.33%) IT Audit
8 4 (8.33%) OWASP
8 4 (8.33%) SIEM
8 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.25%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 39 (81.25%) CISSP
2 28 (58.33%) CISM
3 13 (27.08%) CISA
4 11 (22.92%) CRISC
5 10 (20.83%) Degree
6 6 (12.50%) CISMP
7 5 (10.42%) ISACA
8 4 (8.33%) CCNA
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.33%) MCP
8 4 (8.33%) SSCP
9 3 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (6.25%) IISP
9 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 3 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (37.50%) COBIT
3 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
4 6 (12.50%) COSO
4 6 (12.50%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Cisco
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago