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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Risk Manager
Rank 862 850 881
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 31 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.027% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 11
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £46,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £77,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -30.90%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

IT Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Top 18 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 28 August 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 -23 27 £85,000 +61.90% 3
London +3 19 £117,500 +104.34% 2
Scotland -6 4 £41,500 -12.63% 1
Surrey -3 2 £72,500 -14.70%
Edinburgh -7 2 £54,500 +14.73% 1
South East -30 2 £72,500 -3.33%
North West -34 2 £56,250 +22.28%
South West - 2 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £65,000 -
Swindon - 2 £65,000 -
City of London -3 1 £85,000 +13.33% 1
Manchester -13 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire -14 1 £57,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £87,500 -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £87,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1

IT Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (66.27%) Finance
2 36 (43.37%) Risk Management
2 36 (43.37%) CISA
3 27 (32.53%) CISSP
4 18 (21.69%) Banking
5 17 (20.48%) CISM
5 17 (20.48%) Degree
6 15 (18.07%) Information Security
7 14 (16.87%) Business Continuity
7 14 (16.87%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (16.87%) COBIT
8 13 (15.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (14.46%) Business Development
9 12 (14.46%) BCP
9 12 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.46%) Service Management
10 11 (13.25%) ITSM
10 11 (13.25%) PCI DSS
10 11 (13.25%) Business Continuity Planning
11 9 (10.84%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.64%) CRISC
13 7 (8.43%) Data Protection
13 7 (8.43%) PMI
13 7 (8.43%) PMI Certification
13 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
13 7 (8.43%) Programme Management
14 6 (7.23%) Security Architecture
14 6 (7.23%) Cyber Security
15 5 (6.02%) Information Security Management
15 5 (6.02%) Security Management

IT Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.82%) SAS
2 3 (3.61%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) Firewall
1 3 (3.61%) Internet
1 3 (3.61%) LAN
1 3 (3.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) QlikView
2 1 (1.20%) Big Data
2 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
General
1 55 (66.27%) Finance
2 18 (21.69%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Billing
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) PMI
1 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) UNIX
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Risk Management
2 15 (18.07%) Information Security
3 14 (16.87%) Business Continuity
3 14 (16.87%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (14.46%) Business Development
4 12 (14.46%) BCP
4 12 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.46%) Service Management
5 11 (13.25%) ITSM
5 11 (13.25%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (10.84%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.43%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.43%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.23%) Security Architecture
8 6 (7.23%) Cyber Security
9 5 (6.02%) Information Security Management
9 5 (6.02%) Security Management
10 4 (4.82%) ITIL
10 4 (4.82%) Project Management
10 4 (4.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (43.37%) CISA
2 27 (32.53%) CISSP
3 17 (20.48%) CISM
3 17 (20.48%) Degree
4 8 (9.64%) CRISC
5 7 (8.43%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) COBIT
2 13 (15.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (13.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.20%) QA
4 1 (1.20%) COSO
Vendors
1 3 (3.61%) CA
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.20%) SAP
2 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
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