The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 136 135 134
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2284 2419 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.11% 2.14% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.60% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1652 1541
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89980 92954 86606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.35% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72926 74482 71399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Management
Salary Trend

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

Risk Management Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Risk Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 0 2105 £57,500 -4.16% 325
London -27 975 £67,500 -3.57% 161
South East +11 428 £55,000 +10.00% 44
City of London -39 252 £67,500 -3.57% 70
North West +95 200 £50,000 +5.26% 34
Surrey +28 166 £52,500 -8.69% 10
East of England -21 133 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Cheshire +60 104 £47,000 -30.37% 23
Yorkshire -21 97 £42,500 -29.16% 24
West Midlands -17 92 £52,500 +16.66% 15
South West +2 82 £52,500 +10.52% 14
Berkshire -18 82 £60,000 +6.66% 11
West Yorkshire -24 77 £44,000 -29.60% 14
Scotland +31 72 £53,750 +7.50% 19
Manchester +35 71 £47,500 +14.80% 5
Egham -4 65 £103,750 +80.43%
Hampshire -6 60 £70,000 +78.34% 11
East Midlands +29 56 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Reading -2 52 £62,500 +8.69% 4
Crewe +27 49 - - 15
Leeds -32 46 £45,000 -28.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -16 44 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 42 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Glasgow +21 39 £55,000 - 11
Reigate +36 37 £45,000 -21.73%
Milton Keynes +20 35 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Birmingham -14 34 £42,500 -5.55% 8
West Sussex +32 33 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Bedfordshire +23 33 £52,500 -10.63% 2
Cambridge -9 30 £47,500 -17.39% 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Risk Management also 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 that cited Risk Management.

1 2022 (45.82%) Finance
2 1193 (27.03%) Project Management
3 820 (18.58%) Information Security
4 813 (18.42%) Degree
5 707 (16.02%) PRINCE2
6 692 (15.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 648 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
8 628 (14.23%) Banking
9 624 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
10 589 (13.35%) Management Information System
11 570 (12.92%) CISSP
12 566 (12.83%) SQL
13 563 (12.76%) ITIL
14 509 (11.53%) Microsoft
15 456 (10.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 450 (10.20%) Change Management
17 406 (9.20%) Windows
18 382 (8.66%) Legal
19 376 (8.52%) Oracle
20 375 (8.50%) Retail
21 359 (8.14%) MS Excel
22 356 (8.07%) Java
23 335 (7.59%) SQL Server
24 322 (7.30%) CISM
25 318 (7.21%) C#
26 313 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
27 294 (6.66%) Security Cleared
28 292 (6.62%) Business Development
29 282 (6.39%) SAP
30 281 (6.37%) Service Delivery

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Risk Management also 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 that cited Risk Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 139 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 83 (1.88%) IIS
3 56 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 44 (1.00%) Apache
4 44 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 42 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
6 36 (0.82%) SAS
7 33 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 24 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 24 (0.54%) Lync
9 12 (0.27%) JBoss
10 10 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.20%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.18%) Confluence
12 8 (0.18%) Documentum
13 7 (0.16%) Node.js
13 7 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
15 5 (0.11%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 359 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 187 (4.24%) MS Project
3 157 (3.56%) MS Office
4 106 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 64 (1.45%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.091%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.091%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.091%) SPSS
8 2 (0.045%) SmartSuite
8 2 (0.045%) EViews
9 1 (0.023%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.023%) Maya
9 1 (0.023%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.023%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 77 (1.74%) SAP FI
1 77 (1.74%) SAP CO
1 77 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 65 (1.47%) SAP FSCM
3 44 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 35 (0.79%) RMDS
5 19 (0.43%) SAP MDM
5 19 (0.43%) Summit
6 18 (0.41%) thinkFolio
7 17 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (0.34%) Endur
8 15 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (0.34%) SAP ERP
9 13 (0.29%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 11 (0.25%) ION MarketView
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
11 9 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (0.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 62 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (1.29%) SaaS
3 37 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.14%) Force.com
5 6 (0.14%) IaaS
5 6 (0.14%) Office 365
6 3 (0.068%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.068%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.045%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.045%) PaaS
7 2 (0.045%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.023%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.023%) Yammer
8 1 (0.023%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 210 (4.76%) Firewall
2 154 (3.49%) WAN
2 154 (3.49%) Wireless
3 99 (2.24%) LAN
4 96 (2.18%) Network Security
5 83 (1.88%) SAN
6 78 (1.77%) Internet
7 61 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 57 (1.29%) VPN
9 41 (0.93%) HTTP
9 41 (0.93%) Multicast
10 40 (0.91%) NAS
11 34 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (0.73%) FCoE
12 32 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
13 30 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
14 29 (0.66%) SSL
14 29 (0.66%) MPLS
15 24 (0.54%) DNS
16 21 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 70 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 57 (1.29%) Hadoop
4 54 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 52 (1.18%) Big Data
6 49 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (1.07%) DataStage
7 47 (1.07%) SAP Data Services
8 44 (1.00%) DB2
9 41 (0.93%) HBase
10 36 (0.82%) Data Mining
11 32 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (0.66%) RDBMS
13 25 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
14 23 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (0.43%) MySQL
16 16 (0.36%) MS Access
16 16 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 89 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 44 (1.00%) NUnit
4 39 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
5 25 (0.57%) Subversion
6 21 (0.48%) Selenium
7 19 (0.43%) JIRA
8 14 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (0.23%) Git (software)
10 8 (0.18%) SpecFlow
10 8 (0.18%) NuGet
10 8 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.18%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.16%) LoadRunner
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (0.16%) ClearCase
12 6 (0.14%) JMeter
12 6 (0.14%) Maven
13 5 (0.11%) Xcode
14 4 (0.091%) LSMW
General
1 2022 (45.82%) Finance
2 628 (14.23%) Banking
3 382 (8.66%) Legal
4 375 (8.50%) Retail
5 270 (6.12%) Front Office
6 226 (5.12%) Investment Banking
7 204 (4.62%) Telecoms
8 176 (3.99%) Financial Institution
9 164 (3.72%) Marketing
10 123 (2.79%) Back Office
11 72 (1.63%) Law
12 71 (1.61%) Manufacturing
13 40 (0.91%) Retail Banking
14 37 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
14 37 (0.84%) German Language
15 36 (0.82%) Games
16 34 (0.77%) Electronics
17 33 (0.75%) Billing
18 29 (0.66%) Publishing
19 28 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 725 (16.43%) Project Manager
2 583 (13.21%) Analyst
3 464 (10.51%) Consultant
4 456 (10.33%) Developer
5 246 (5.57%) Architect
6 186 (4.21%) Business Analyst
7 177 (4.01%) Security Manager
8 163 (3.69%) Senior Manager
9 136 (3.08%) Security Consultant
10 121 (2.74%) Risk Manager
11 120 (2.72%) Java Developer
12 114 (2.58%) Security Analyst
13 112 (2.54%) SAP Consultant
14 108 (2.45%) Senior Project Manager
15 104 (2.36%) Programme Manager
16 94 (2.13%) Service Manager
17 92 (2.08%) Information Manager
18 87 (1.97%) Information Security Manager
19 84 (1.90%) Risk Analyst
20 83 (1.88%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (6.03%) .NET
2 166 (3.76%) HTML
3 105 (2.38%) XML
4 97 (2.20%) CSS
5 95 (2.15%) Web Services
6 94 (2.13%) Middleware
7 84 (1.90%) HTML5
8 76 (1.72%) WPF
9 65 (1.47%) WCF
10 61 (1.38%) ASP.NET
11 49 (1.11%) J2EE
12 44 (1.00%) .NET Framework
13 43 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
14 41 (0.93%) CSS3
15 39 (0.88%) jQuery
16 36 (0.82%) XSLT
17 34 (0.77%) Rendezvous
18 32 (0.73%) Spring
18 32 (0.73%) SOAP
19 31 (0.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 648 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 589 (13.35%) Management Information System
3 264 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 217 (4.92%) Derivative
5 162 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 138 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 108 (2.45%) Equities
8 107 (2.42%) Fixed Income
9 96 (2.18%) Credit Risk
10 90 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 79 (1.79%) Hedge funds
12 78 (1.77%) PMI
13 66 (1.50%) CESG
13 66 (1.50%) RMADS
14 61 (1.38%) Market Risk
14 61 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
15 55 (1.25%) Statistics
16 49 (1.11%) NHS
17 47 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
18 43 (0.97%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 406 (9.20%) Windows
2 264 (5.98%) UNIX
3 202 (4.58%) Linux
4 69 (1.56%) Solaris
5 39 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 27 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 24 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 23 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (0.50%) Android
12 15 (0.34%) AIX
13 12 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.18%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.16%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.14%) CentOS
18 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1193 (27.03%) Project Management
2 820 (18.58%) Information Security
3 707 (16.02%) PRINCE2
4 692 (15.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 624 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
6 563 (12.76%) ITIL
7 450 (10.20%) Change Management
8 313 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 292 (6.62%) Business Development
10 281 (6.37%) Service Delivery
11 280 (6.34%) Coaching
12 270 (6.12%) Service Management
13 263 (5.96%) Programme Management
13 263 (5.96%) Change Control
14 255 (5.78%) Business Analysis
15 222 (5.03%) Risk Assessment
16 204 (4.62%) People Management
17 203 (4.60%) Business Continuity
18 192 (4.35%) Security Management
19 189 (4.28%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 566 (12.83%) SQL
2 356 (8.07%) Java
3 318 (7.21%) C#
4 189 (4.28%) JavaScript
5 178 (4.03%) C++
6 125 (2.83%) VBA
7 113 (2.56%) C
8 85 (1.93%) Python
9 70 (1.59%) Perl
10 46 (1.04%) T-SQL
11 38 (0.86%) VB
12 32 (0.73%) VB.NET
13 31 (0.70%) PowerShell
14 23 (0.52%) PHP
15 21 (0.48%) R
16 20 (0.45%) PL/SQL
17 18 (0.41%) Ruby
18 17 (0.39%) XPath
18 17 (0.39%) Shell Script
19 16 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 813 (18.42%) Degree
2 570 (12.92%) CISSP
3 322 (7.30%) CISM
4 294 (6.66%) Security Cleared
5 237 (5.37%) CISA
6 222 (5.03%) SC Cleared
7 191 (4.33%) PMI Certification
8 146 (3.31%) PMP
9 112 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 107 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 103 (2.33%) CRISC
12 68 (1.54%) DV Cleared
13 64 (1.45%) ISEB
14 62 (1.40%) CIMA
15 58 (1.31%) ACCA
15 58 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
15 58 (1.31%) CEH
16 45 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
17 43 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
18 36 (0.82%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 456 (10.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 241 (5.46%) PCI DSS
3 218 (4.94%) QA
4 122 (2.76%) COBIT
5 115 (2.61%) SLA
6 111 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 41 (0.93%) ISO 9001
8 33 (0.75%) EMIR
9 30 (0.68%) Data Quality
10 29 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
10 29 (0.66%) ISO 14001
11 22 (0.50%) ISO 9000
12 20 (0.45%) Solvency II
12 20 (0.45%) COSO
13 15 (0.34%) MiFID
14 13 (0.29%) CRD IV
15 10 (0.23%) JSP 440
16 8 (0.18%) Basel II
17 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
18 6 (0.14%) COREP
System Software
1 89 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (0.73%) SRDF
4 32 (0.73%) NFS
5 17 (0.39%) Snort
6 14 (0.32%) HDFS
7 13 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.16%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.11%) vSphere
11 4 (0.091%) vCloud
11 4 (0.091%) XenApp
12 2 (0.045%) RACF
12 2 (0.045%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.023%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.023%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.023%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.023%) Platform Symphony
13 1 (0.023%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 31 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (0.18%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
4 6 (0.14%) Nessus
5 5 (0.11%) SCCM
5 5 (0.11%) WSUS
6 4 (0.091%) Control-M
6 4 (0.091%) SCOM
7 3 (0.068%) Nmap
7 3 (0.068%) OpenView
7 3 (0.068%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.068%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.045%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.045%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.045%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.045%) Graphite
8 2 (0.045%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.023%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 509 (11.53%) Microsoft
2 376 (8.52%) Oracle
3 282 (6.39%) SAP
4 146 (3.31%) Cisco
5 116 (2.63%) Sybase
6 98 (2.22%) IBM
7 95 (2.15%) VMware
8 94 (2.13%) TOWER Software
9 62 (1.40%) Informatica
10 58 (1.31%) TIBCO
11 55 (1.25%) NetApp
11 55 (1.25%) EMC
12 49 (1.11%) SunGard
13 48 (1.09%) HP
13 48 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
13 48 (1.09%) 29West
14 43 (0.97%) Citrix
15 38 (0.86%) CheckPoint
16 36 (0.82%) Intel
16 36 (0.82%) DataSynapse
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