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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 154 131 157
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +26
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2026 2278 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.91% 2.22% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 2.70% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1520 1467 1496
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,300 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 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 January 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 -31 1867 £60,000 +4.34% 319
London -30 899 £65,000 - 170
South East +6 395 £55,000 +10.00% 47
City of London -11 263 £65,000 - 87
Surrey +43 202 £51,500 -10.43% 9
North West +21 120 £47,500 +11.76% 27
East of England -12 119 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Yorkshire -43 92 £45,000 -10.00% 19
South West +11 86 £50,000 - 11
Berkshire +3 78 £60,000 +9.09% 7
West Yorkshire -31 78 £45,000 -18.18% 10
Scotland +16 70 £55,000 +15.78% 6
West Midlands -32 69 £50,000 - 17
Egham -1 68 £103,750 +80.43% 1
Leeds -15 65 £45,000 -18.18% 5
East Midlands +10 58 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Manchester -5 53 £60,000 +48.14% 13
Cheshire +15 52 £44,000 -12.00% 5
Hampshire -34 47 £70,000 +40.00% 10
Reigate +22 44 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 37 £102,500 +54.71% 1
Glasgow +25 36 £60,000 - 3
Bristol +8 35 £51,500 +47.14% 3
Essex +14 34 £47,250 +5.00% 3
Reading -6 33 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Edinburgh +12 31 £48,750 +11.42% 3
Leicestershire +29 27 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Leicester +38 26 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Birmingham -25 26 £50,000 +8.10% 7
Bedfordshire +18 25 £47,500 -17.39% 6

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2049 (46.81%) Finance
2 1236 (28.24%) Project Management
3 776 (17.73%) Degree
4 730 (16.68%) Information Security
5 678 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
6 670 (15.31%) PRINCE2
7 667 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 628 (14.35%) Banking
9 619 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
10 617 (14.10%) SQL
11 572 (13.07%) Management Information System
12 500 (11.42%) Microsoft
13 496 (11.33%) ITIL
14 495 (11.31%) CISSP
15 423 (9.66%) Change Management
16 415 (9.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 397 (9.07%) Legal
18 388 (8.86%) Oracle
19 375 (8.57%) Java
20 372 (8.50%) Windows
21 349 (7.97%) MS Excel
22 338 (7.72%) Business Development
23 334 (7.63%) C#
24 329 (7.52%) SQL Server
25 309 (7.06%) Retail
26 301 (6.88%) CISM
27 291 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
28 285 (6.51%) Coaching
29 280 (6.40%) SAP
30 272 (6.21%) .NET

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 153 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 67 (1.53%) IIS
3 38 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 35 (0.80%) SAS
5 32 (0.73%) MQSeries
6 31 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 26 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
8 21 (0.48%) Apache
9 20 (0.46%) JBoss
10 18 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 17 (0.39%) MS Project Server
12 16 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 10 (0.23%) Confluence
14 9 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.21%) Lync
15 7 (0.16%) Documentum
16 6 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.14%) MS Exchange
17 5 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 349 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 205 (4.68%) MS Project
3 154 (3.52%) MS Office
4 96 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 75 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) SmartSuite
8 4 (0.091%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.091%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.069%) SPSS
9 3 (0.069%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.046%) EViews
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.023%) InDesign
11 1 (0.023%) Stata
11 1 (0.023%) Maya
11 1 (0.023%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 69 (1.58%) SAP CO
1 69 (1.58%) SAP FI
1 69 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 57 (1.30%) SAP FSCM
3 42 (0.96%) Endur
4 28 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
5 26 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 19 (0.43%) RMDS
6 19 (0.43%) SAP MDM
6 19 (0.43%) SAP ERP
7 18 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
8 16 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
9 15 (0.34%) Summit
10 14 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
11 12 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
12 11 (0.25%) assyst
12 11 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
12 11 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
13 10 (0.23%) Temenos T24
13 10 (0.23%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 80 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (1.42%) SaaS
3 31 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (0.64%) Office 365
5 23 (0.53%) Yammer
6 20 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.11%) Force.com
8 4 (0.091%) Basecamp
8 4 (0.091%) IaaS
9 3 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.046%) GitHub
10 2 (0.046%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.023%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.023%) Trello
11 1 (0.023%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.023%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (4.25%) Firewall
2 133 (3.04%) Wireless
3 100 (2.28%) WAN
4 87 (1.99%) Network Security
5 72 (1.64%) LAN
6 61 (1.39%) Internet
7 59 (1.35%) TCP/IP
8 55 (1.26%) SAN
9 46 (1.05%) VPN
10 35 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 27 (0.62%) Multicast
12 25 (0.57%) SSL
12 25 (0.57%) HTTP
13 22 (0.50%) MPLS
13 22 (0.50%) VoIP
14 20 (0.46%) NAS
15 18 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (0.34%) FCoE
16 15 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
16 15 (0.34%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 82 (1.87%) Relational Database
3 73 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 64 (1.46%) Big Data
5 63 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 55 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 52 (1.19%) DataStage
7 52 (1.19%) SAP Data Services
8 41 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (0.75%) Data Mining
10 30 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 29 (0.66%) Hadoop
12 26 (0.59%) DB2
13 25 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (0.50%) MS Access
15 21 (0.48%) MySQL
15 21 (0.48%) HBase
15 21 (0.48%) NoSQL
16 19 (0.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 81 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (1.01%) Visual Studio
3 35 (0.80%) NUnit
4 34 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 29 (0.66%) SpecFlow
6 28 (0.64%) JIRA
7 26 (0.59%) Subversion
8 24 (0.55%) Selenium
9 22 (0.50%) Git (software)
10 16 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
11 13 (0.30%) Maven
12 12 (0.27%) TeamCity
12 12 (0.27%) ReSharper
12 12 (0.27%) LSMW
13 9 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (0.18%) LoadRunner
15 7 (0.16%) JUnit
16 6 (0.14%) JMeter
16 6 (0.14%) Xcode
General
1 2049 (46.81%) Finance
2 628 (14.35%) Banking
3 397 (9.07%) Legal
4 309 (7.06%) Retail
5 270 (6.17%) Front Office
6 237 (5.41%) Telecoms
7 210 (4.80%) Investment Banking
8 166 (3.79%) Marketing
9 163 (3.72%) Financial Institution
10 113 (2.58%) Back Office
11 81 (1.85%) Law
12 50 (1.14%) Billing
13 41 (0.94%) Manufacturing
14 38 (0.87%) Advertising
14 38 (0.87%) Publishing
15 30 (0.69%) Retail Banking
16 29 (0.66%) Electronics
16 29 (0.66%) German Language
17 23 (0.53%) Games
18 21 (0.48%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 719 (16.43%) Project Manager
2 605 (13.82%) Analyst
3 495 (11.31%) Developer
4 431 (9.85%) Consultant
5 245 (5.60%) Architect
6 211 (4.82%) Business Analyst
7 168 (3.84%) Senior Manager
8 162 (3.70%) Security Manager
9 148 (3.38%) Risk Manager
10 134 (3.06%) Java Developer
11 130 (2.97%) Security Consultant
12 116 (2.65%) Security Analyst
13 114 (2.60%) Programme Manager
14 109 (2.49%) Senior Developer
15 106 (2.42%) SAP Consultant
16 104 (2.38%) Senior Project Manager
17 102 (2.33%) Information Manager
18 93 (2.12%) Service Manager
19 89 (2.03%) Security Architect
20 87 (1.99%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (6.21%) .NET
2 138 (3.15%) HTML
3 117 (2.67%) Web Services
4 112 (2.56%) XML
5 95 (2.17%) Middleware
6 84 (1.92%) WPF
6 84 (1.92%) CSS
7 81 (1.85%) WCF
8 77 (1.76%) ASP.NET
9 75 (1.71%) .NET Framework
10 64 (1.46%) HTML5
11 59 (1.35%) Spring
12 52 (1.19%) J2EE
13 43 (0.98%) SOAP
14 42 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
15 39 (0.89%) WinForms
16 37 (0.85%) CSS3
17 35 (0.80%) RESTful
18 32 (0.73%) jQuery
19 31 (0.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 619 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 572 (13.07%) Management Information System
3 252 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 182 (4.16%) Derivative
5 156 (3.56%) Mathematics
6 143 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 112 (2.56%) PMI
8 103 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
9 101 (2.31%) Credit Risk
10 92 (2.10%) Fixed Income
11 88 (2.01%) Equities
12 85 (1.94%) CESG
13 79 (1.80%) RMADS
14 74 (1.69%) Market Risk
15 64 (1.46%) Hedge funds
16 57 (1.30%) NHS
17 52 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
18 50 (1.14%) Data Integration
19 48 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
20 47 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 372 (8.50%) Windows
2 271 (6.19%) UNIX
3 199 (4.55%) Linux
4 41 (0.94%) Solaris
5 39 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 23 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (0.39%) AIX
10 16 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 15 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 12 (0.27%) Android
13 11 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.14%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.091%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.069%) Ubuntu
19 1 (0.023%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1236 (28.24%) Project Management
2 730 (16.68%) Information Security
3 678 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
4 670 (15.31%) PRINCE2
5 667 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 496 (11.33%) ITIL
7 423 (9.66%) Change Management
8 338 (7.72%) Business Development
9 291 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 285 (6.51%) Coaching
11 266 (6.08%) Service Delivery
12 262 (5.99%) Change Control
13 249 (5.69%) Programme Management
14 247 (5.64%) Service Management
15 231 (5.28%) People Management
16 206 (4.71%) Business Analysis
16 206 (4.71%) Mentoring
17 202 (4.62%) Business Continuity
18 200 (4.57%) Risk Assessment
19 193 (4.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 617 (14.10%) SQL
2 375 (8.57%) Java
3 334 (7.63%) C#
4 157 (3.59%) JavaScript
5 151 (3.45%) C
6 149 (3.40%) C++
7 119 (2.72%) Python
8 108 (2.47%) VBA
9 95 (2.17%) Perl
10 76 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 59 (1.35%) VB
12 45 (1.03%) PowerShell
13 41 (0.94%) VB.NET
14 32 (0.73%) PL/SQL
15 23 (0.53%) XPath
15 23 (0.53%) Shell Script
16 21 (0.48%) ABAP
17 20 (0.46%) PHP
18 17 (0.39%) Ruby
19 14 (0.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 776 (17.73%) Degree
2 495 (11.31%) CISSP
3 301 (6.88%) CISM
4 270 (6.17%) Security Cleared
5 228 (5.21%) PMI Certification
6 220 (5.03%) CISA
7 205 (4.68%) SC Cleared
8 145 (3.31%) PMP
9 113 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 91 (2.08%) CRISC
11 87 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 60 (1.37%) CEH
13 57 (1.30%) ISEB
14 55 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
15 51 (1.17%) ACCA
16 47 (1.07%) DV Cleared
16 47 (1.07%) CIMA
17 44 (1.01%) GIAC
18 43 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
19 40 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 415 (9.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 247 (5.64%) QA
3 240 (5.48%) PCI DSS
4 143 (3.27%) COBIT
5 133 (3.04%) SLA
6 118 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 35 (0.80%) Data Quality
8 33 (0.75%) ISO 9001
9 30 (0.69%) Solvency II
10 27 (0.62%) EMIR
11 26 (0.59%) COSO
12 21 (0.48%) Basel II
12 21 (0.48%) JSP 440
13 20 (0.46%) ISO 14001
14 18 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
15 16 (0.37%) MiFID
16 14 (0.32%) ISO 9000
17 11 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
18 6 (0.14%) Basel III
18 6 (0.14%) CRD IV
System Software
1 64 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 45 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (0.37%) Snort
4 15 (0.34%) NFS
4 15 (0.34%) SRDF
5 8 (0.18%) RACF
6 7 (0.16%) Nmap
6 7 (0.16%) HDFS
6 7 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.091%) XenApp
7 4 (0.091%) vSphere
8 3 (0.069%) Platform Symphony
8 3 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.046%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.046%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.046%) XenServer
9 2 (0.046%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.046%) vCloud
9 2 (0.046%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 38 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.37%) Nessus
3 15 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
6 7 (0.16%) WSUS
6 7 (0.16%) Control-M
7 5 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.091%) SCCM
8 4 (0.091%) Netcool
8 4 (0.091%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 3 (0.069%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.069%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.046%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.046%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.046%) Cacti
10 2 (0.046%) Graphite
10 2 (0.046%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.046%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 500 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 388 (8.86%) Oracle
3 280 (6.40%) SAP
4 101 (2.31%) Cisco
5 99 (2.26%) Sybase
6 89 (2.03%) IBM
7 85 (1.94%) TOWER Software
8 72 (1.64%) VMware
9 69 (1.58%) Informatica
10 56 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
11 52 (1.19%) TIBCO
12 50 (1.14%) OpenLink
13 47 (1.07%) SunGard
14 37 (0.85%) HP
15 34 (0.78%) NetApp
16 33 (0.75%) CheckPoint
16 33 (0.75%) Citrix
16 33 (0.75%) Remedy
17 32 (0.73%) McAfee
18 29 (0.66%) Bloomberg
England
TK Maxx
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Flexible benefits + possible car
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Hays Plc - London Metropolitan University
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50K PA
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus 30% cash and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: Highly Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago