The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Risk Manager
Rank 872 874 897
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 37 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.020% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.021% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 8
Average salary £57,500 £97,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.02% +34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £49,250 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,750 £105,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,400 £51,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -0.97%

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
107607 104825 109929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.60% 94.71% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89210 86198 94252
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Salary Trend

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

IT Risk Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 within the UK.

IT Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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 +18 36 £57,500 -41.02% 6
London +35 24 £62,500 -35.89% 4
City of London +12 4 £62,500 -40.47%
North West -6 4 £50,000 +1.01%
South East - 4 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £47,500 -
Chester - 2 £52,500 -
Wirral - 2 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £90,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £52,500 -
East of England - 2 £90,000 -
Scotland +5 1 £50,400 +6.10% 1
Edinburgh +1 1 £50,400 +6.10%
South West -13 1 £66,500 +30.39%
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £66,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Swindon - 1 £66,500 -
Bradford - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -

IT Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Risk Manager in their job title.

1 38 (56.72%) Risk Management
2 33 (49.25%) Finance
3 17 (25.37%) CISA
4 16 (23.88%) CISSP
4 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (22.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (22.39%) Project Management
6 14 (20.90%) Information Security
7 12 (17.91%) CISM
7 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2
7 12 (17.91%) Degree
8 11 (16.42%) COBIT
8 11 (16.42%) Retail
9 10 (14.93%) Business Development
10 8 (11.94%) Banking
10 8 (11.94%) PCI DSS
11 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.45%) PMI
11 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
12 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
12 6 (8.96%) Business Continuity
12 6 (8.96%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
12 6 (8.96%) Data Protection
12 6 (8.96%) Security Architecture
13 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
13 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
14 4 (5.97%) Change Management
14 4 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley

IT Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
1 1 (1.49%) SAP HANA
General
1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Retail
3 8 (11.94%) Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Billing
5 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.99%) International Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) PMI
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.49%) AS400
4 1 (1.49%) Tandem
4 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) UNIX
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Risk Management
2 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (22.39%) Project Management
4 14 (20.90%) Information Security
5 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.93%) Business Development
7 6 (8.96%) Data Protection
7 6 (8.96%) Security Architecture
7 6 (8.96%) Business Continuity
7 6 (8.96%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
8 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Change Management
9 4 (5.97%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.48%) ITIL
10 3 (4.48%) SIEM
10 3 (4.48%) Coaching
11 2 (2.99%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) C
1 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) CISA
2 16 (23.88%) CISSP
3 12 (17.91%) CISM
3 12 (17.91%) Degree
4 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CRISC
5 1 (1.49%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (16.42%) COBIT
3 8 (11.94%) PCI DSS
4 4 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.49%) QA
5 1 (1.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (1.49%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
1 1 (1.49%) SAP
1 1 (1.49%) Unisys
1 1 (1.49%) IBM
1 1 (1.49%) CA
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