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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Risk Manager
Rank 873 869 855
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 31 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.043% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.045% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 22
Average salary £57,500 £56,000 £54,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £107,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.49%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015 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 5 May 2015. 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 +26 30 £57,500 -6.12% 5
London +10 16 £72,500 -8.22% 2
City of London +40 14 £72,500 -3.33% 1
Manchester +6 6 £37,500 -25.74%
North West -8 6 £37,500 -31.19%
Bristol -14 5 £56,250 +10.29%
South West -21 5 £56,250 +10.29%
Scotland +18 1 - -
East of England +14 1 £52,500 -
Edinburgh +9 1 - -
Hertfordshire -5 1 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
Northampton - 1 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Bradford - 1 £45,000 - 1

IT Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 36 (72.00%) Risk Management
2 28 (56.00%) Finance
3 19 (38.00%) Information Security
4 15 (30.00%) CISSP
5 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (26.00%) COBIT
7 12 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (22.00%) CISA
9 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (18.00%) CISM
11 7 (14.00%) Project Management
11 7 (14.00%) Banking
12 6 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 5 (10.00%) BCP
13 5 (10.00%) ITIL
13 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
14 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
14 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity Management
14 4 (8.00%) Data Governance
14 4 (8.00%) CRISC
14 4 (8.00%) IT Governance
14 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
14 4 (8.00%) Service Management
14 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
14 4 (8.00%) IIS
14 4 (8.00%) CA
15 3 (6.00%) ITSM
15 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis

IT Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (8.00%) IIS
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) Risk Management
2 19 (38.00%) Information Security
3 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (14.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.00%) BCP
6 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.00%) IT Governance
7 4 (8.00%) Service Management
7 4 (8.00%) Data Governance
7 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (6.00%) Change Control
8 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) ITSM
9 1 (2.00%) Data Security
9 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) CISSP
2 11 (22.00%) CISA
3 9 (18.00%) CISM
4 4 (8.00%) CRISC
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) ISACA
6 1 (2.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) COBIT
2 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) CA
2 1 (2.00%) SAP
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday + other great benefi
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Carnival UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago