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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 138 116 135
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2343 2547 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.05% 2.40% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.95% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1626 1876
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £81,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
93443 86275 93127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.90% 81.15% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74604 70751 78836
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014 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 16 September 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 -22 2155 £57,500 +4.54% 328
London -27 1085 £65,000 - 177
South East -5 516 £52,500 +10.52% 49
City of London -23 300 £65,000 +4.00% 88
Surrey -9 165 £50,000 -2.91% 6
East of England +23 137 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Berkshire +24 127 £65,000 +32.65% 11
Hampshire 0 125 £52,500 +12.29% 14
North West -24 113 £46,250 -4.63% 33
South West -6 107 £52,500 +14.13% 21
Scotland +6 105 £47,500 -13.63% 12
Yorkshire -67 77 £45,000 +11.80% 9
Basingstoke +28 72 £60,000 +22.44% 4
Reading +23 72 £55,000 - 4
Egham -4 63 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Cheshire -11 60 £45,250 -4.73% 8
West Midlands -12 50 £50,000 +5.26% 12
West Yorkshire -66 48 £42,832 +0.78% 5
Glasgow -15 47 £55,000 - 2
Manchester -19 46 £46,500 -7.00% 15
Cambridgeshire +23 41 £45,000 +9.09% 8
Wiltshire +14 41 £52,500 +31.25% 3
East Midlands -33 41 £47,500 - 7
Hertfordshire -6 39 £68,000 +43.15% 3
Leeds -39 39 £42,500 - 5
Oxfordshire +23 37 £42,500 -27.65% 10
Essex +24 36 £41,500 -7.77% 3
Reigate +6 35 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Swindon +31 34 £52,733 +8.72% 1
Edinburgh -2 34 £42,500 -16.66% 8

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2731 (51.24%) Finance
2 1616 (30.32%) Project Management
3 1104 (20.71%) Degree
4 948 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
5 797 (14.95%) SQL
6 788 (14.78%) Banking
7 747 (14.02%) PRINCE2
7 747 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
8 710 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 706 (13.25%) Information Security
10 683 (12.81%) Java
11 612 (11.48%) Management Information System
12 586 (10.99%) Microsoft
13 536 (10.06%) ITIL
14 530 (9.94%) Oracle
15 529 (9.92%) Change Management
16 503 (9.44%) Business Development
17 468 (8.78%) C#
18 452 (8.48%) Legal
19 448 (8.41%) Windows
20 423 (7.94%) MS Excel
21 422 (7.92%) CISSP
22 418 (7.84%) Security Cleared
23 409 (7.67%) SQL Server
24 403 (7.56%) SAP
25 402 (7.54%) Front Office
25 402 (7.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 363 (6.81%) Telecoms
27 360 (6.75%) QA
27 360 (6.75%) Coaching

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 154 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 86 (1.61%) SAS
3 50 (0.94%) NetWeaver
4 49 (0.92%) IIS
5 44 (0.83%) MQSeries
6 37 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 34 (0.64%) WebLogic
8 33 (0.62%) MS Exchange
8 33 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
9 29 (0.54%) Apache
10 28 (0.53%) MS Project Server
11 25 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 24 (0.45%) CMS
13 14 (0.26%) Confluence
13 14 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
16 9 (0.17%) NServiceBus
17 8 (0.15%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 423 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 246 (4.62%) MS Project
3 162 (3.04%) MS Office
4 120 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 103 (1.93%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 17 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.24%) SPSS
8 12 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.19%) InDesign
10 9 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
11 8 (0.15%) Mingle
12 4 (0.075%) FastStats
12 4 (0.075%) PowerPivot
12 4 (0.075%) SmartSuite
13 2 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.038%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.038%) Mathematica
14 1 (0.019%) Stata
14 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 62 (1.16%) SAP FI
1 62 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
1 62 (1.16%) SAP CO
2 44 (0.83%) Endur
3 41 (0.77%) SAP FSCM
4 32 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 30 (0.56%) SAP GRC
6 27 (0.51%) SAP MDM
7 25 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
8 24 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
9 22 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
10 20 (0.38%) SAP ERP
10 20 (0.38%) SunGard APT
10 20 (0.38%) SAP BPC
10 20 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 19 (0.36%) RMDS
12 16 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
12 16 (0.30%) ZaiNet
13 15 (0.28%) Aligne
13 15 (0.28%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 76 (1.43%) SaaS
2 62 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (0.81%) Office 365
4 20 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.15%) IaaS
6 7 (0.13%) Force.com
6 7 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.11%) PaaS
8 3 (0.056%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.056%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.056%) Route 53
8 3 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.038%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 196 (3.68%) Firewall
2 94 (1.76%) WAN
3 92 (1.73%) Network Security
4 86 (1.61%) Internet
5 73 (1.37%) LAN
6 68 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 68 (1.28%) Wireless
7 65 (1.22%) SAN
8 44 (0.83%) VPN
9 35 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
10 29 (0.54%) DHCP
11 27 (0.51%) DNS
12 25 (0.47%) NAS
13 23 (0.43%) Intranet
14 22 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (0.39%) VoIP
15 21 (0.39%) MPLS
16 15 (0.28%) HTTP
16 15 (0.28%) 4G
16 15 (0.28%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (7.67%) SQL Server
2 102 (1.91%) Relational Database
3 99 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 66 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 64 (1.20%) Big Data
8 55 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 55 (1.03%) DataStage
9 54 (1.01%) MySQL
9 54 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 50 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
11 49 (0.92%) RDBMS
12 45 (0.84%) SAP BW
13 38 (0.71%) QlikView
13 38 (0.71%) MS Access
14 35 (0.66%) Data Mining
15 33 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
16 31 (0.58%) Hadoop
17 27 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 84 (1.58%) JIRA
2 57 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 52 (0.98%) Subversion
4 51 (0.96%) Git (software)
5 45 (0.84%) Maven
6 42 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 37 (0.69%) NUnit
8 35 (0.66%) SpecFlow
9 29 (0.54%) TeamCity
10 28 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
11 27 (0.51%) Selenium
12 21 (0.39%) JUnit
12 21 (0.39%) Jenkins
13 19 (0.36%) LSMW
13 19 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
14 14 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (0.21%) LoadRunner
16 10 (0.19%) Cucumber
16 10 (0.19%) Ant
17 9 (0.17%) ReSharper
General
1 2731 (51.24%) Finance
2 788 (14.78%) Banking
3 452 (8.48%) Legal
4 402 (7.54%) Front Office
5 363 (6.81%) Telecoms
6 355 (6.66%) Investment Banking
7 340 (6.38%) Retail
8 204 (3.83%) Financial Institution
9 175 (3.28%) Marketing
10 155 (2.91%) Back Office
11 122 (2.29%) Law
12 81 (1.52%) Advertising
13 75 (1.41%) Billing
14 58 (1.09%) Retail Banking
15 53 (0.99%) Manufacturing
16 45 (0.84%) Publishing
16 45 (0.84%) Military
17 35 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
18 33 (0.62%) Games
19 30 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 885 (16.60%) Project Manager
2 801 (15.03%) Developer
3 693 (13.00%) Analyst
4 666 (12.50%) Consultant
5 310 (5.82%) Architect
6 291 (5.46%) Senior Manager
7 269 (5.05%) Java Developer
8 216 (4.05%) Business Analyst
9 182 (3.41%) SAP Consultant
10 172 (3.23%) Senior Developer
11 171 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
12 160 (3.00%) C# Developer
13 146 (2.74%) Security Consultant
14 139 (2.61%) Risk Manager
15 133 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
16 123 (2.31%) Security Analyst
17 122 (2.29%) Test Manager
18 109 (2.05%) Security Manager
19 106 (1.99%) Programme Manager
20 101 (1.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (6.70%) .NET
2 149 (2.80%) HTML
3 130 (2.44%) Web Services
4 124 (2.33%) CSS
5 123 (2.31%) XML
6 116 (2.18%) Middleware
7 112 (2.10%) WPF
8 109 (2.05%) ASP.NET
9 91 (1.71%) .NET Framework
10 88 (1.65%) Spring
11 76 (1.43%) HTML5
12 74 (1.39%) J2EE
13 65 (1.22%) WCF
14 60 (1.13%) jQuery
15 57 (1.07%) WinForms
16 55 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 52 (0.98%) Java EE
18 50 (0.94%) MDX
19 43 (0.81%) CSS3
20 41 (0.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 747 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 612 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 315 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 258 (4.84%) Derivative
5 232 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 228 (4.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 224 (4.20%) Market Risk
8 165 (3.10%) Credit Risk
9 133 (2.50%) PMI
10 130 (2.44%) Hedge funds
11 122 (2.29%) Equities
12 118 (2.21%) Fixed Income
13 102 (1.91%) RMADS
14 99 (1.86%) CESG
15 92 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
16 91 (1.71%) Grid Computing
16 91 (1.71%) Physics
17 75 (1.41%) Open Source
18 66 (1.24%) Reference Data
19 57 (1.07%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 448 (8.41%) Windows
2 285 (5.35%) Linux
3 265 (4.97%) UNIX
4 96 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (1.13%) Solaris
6 49 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 34 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (0.56%) Windows XP
10 20 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
11 19 (0.36%) Windows Vista
12 16 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.26%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.15%) AIX
16 7 (0.13%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.13%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.094%) Android
18 2 (0.038%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.038%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1616 (30.32%) Project Management
2 948 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
3 747 (14.02%) PRINCE2
4 710 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 706 (13.25%) Information Security
6 536 (10.06%) ITIL
7 529 (9.92%) Change Management
8 503 (9.44%) Business Development
9 360 (6.75%) Coaching
10 355 (6.66%) Change Control
11 338 (6.34%) Analytics
12 312 (5.85%) Migration
13 266 (4.99%) Programme Management
14 256 (4.80%) Risk Assessment
15 255 (4.78%) Business Analysis
16 252 (4.73%) Business Continuity
17 244 (4.58%) Service Delivery
18 238 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
19 234 (4.39%) Software Engineering
19 234 (4.39%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 797 (14.95%) SQL
2 683 (12.81%) Java
3 468 (8.78%) C#
4 340 (6.38%) C++
5 203 (3.81%) Python
6 182 (3.41%) C
7 142 (2.66%) JavaScript
8 114 (2.14%) Perl
9 98 (1.84%) VBA
10 86 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 78 (1.46%) PL/SQL
12 58 (1.09%) ABAP
13 50 (0.94%) PowerShell
14 46 (0.86%) PHP
15 40 (0.75%) Ruby
16 35 (0.66%) Shell Script
17 34 (0.64%) VB
18 31 (0.58%) VB.NET
19 23 (0.43%) R
20 21 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1104 (20.71%) Degree
2 422 (7.92%) CISSP
3 418 (7.84%) Security Cleared
4 286 (5.37%) SC Cleared
5 260 (4.88%) CISM
6 243 (4.56%) PMI Certification
7 232 (4.35%) CISA
8 162 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 161 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 148 (2.78%) PMP
11 110 (2.06%) ISEB
12 75 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 72 (1.35%) DV Cleared
14 62 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
15 52 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
16 49 (0.92%) CRISC
16 49 (0.92%) CEH
17 43 (0.81%) CCNA
18 41 (0.77%) ISTQB
19 38 (0.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 402 (7.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 360 (6.75%) QA
3 173 (3.25%) PCI DSS
4 155 (2.91%) COBIT
5 128 (2.40%) SLA
6 82 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 52 (0.98%) JSP 440
8 48 (0.90%) Data Quality
9 42 (0.79%) ISO 9001
10 36 (0.68%) Solvency II
11 34 (0.64%) Basel II
12 33 (0.62%) EMIR
13 24 (0.45%) Basel III
14 22 (0.41%) COSO
15 20 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
16 19 (0.36%) MiFID
17 14 (0.26%) IAS 39
17 14 (0.26%) IAS 32
18 13 (0.24%) TickIT
19 10 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 99 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 89 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.62%) XenApp
4 26 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.36%) vSphere
6 9 (0.17%) HDFS
6 9 (0.17%) XenServer
6 9 (0.17%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.15%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.13%) Nmap
8 7 (0.13%) RACF
8 7 (0.13%) UAG
8 7 (0.13%) vCloud
8 7 (0.13%) VMware Server
8 7 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 6 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.075%) Snort
11 3 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.038%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.038%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 39 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.43%) SCCM
3 16 (0.30%) SCOM
3 16 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
5 11 (0.21%) Nessus
6 10 (0.19%) WSUS
6 10 (0.19%) Puppet
7 7 (0.13%) Control-M
7 7 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.11%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.094%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.056%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.056%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.056%) OpenSSO
11 2 (0.038%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.038%) Cacti
11 2 (0.038%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 586 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 530 (9.94%) Oracle
3 403 (7.56%) SAP
4 119 (2.23%) Fujitsu
5 118 (2.21%) VMware
6 108 (2.03%) IBM
7 98 (1.84%) SunGard
8 88 (1.65%) Cisco
9 78 (1.46%) Sybase
10 72 (1.35%) Informatica
11 71 (1.33%) HP
12 65 (1.22%) Bloomberg
12 65 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 61 (1.14%) Citrix
14 59 (1.11%) TOWER Software
15 55 (1.03%) TIBCO
16 53 (0.99%) Murex
17 47 (0.88%) OpenLink
18 43 (0.81%) CA
19 36 (0.68%) Business Objects
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £200 - £500 per day
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
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City, London
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Salary: £75000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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South East
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + +benefits
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
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