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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 119 138 118
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2691 2434 2536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.42% 2.09% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.52% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1607 1625
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,999 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
94518 96399 86950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.80% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 77981 76960 71128
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +17 2438 £60,000 +3.83% 349
London +29 1311 £70,000 +3.70% 205
South East -51 357 £51,000 -2.85% 30
City of London +11 279 £67,500 +3.84% 57
North West +63 213 £50,000 +9.28% 29
Yorkshire +60 145 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Surrey -24 122 £42,500 -15.00% 3
East of England -14 120 £55,000 +15.78% 14
Manchester +55 110 £50,000 +7.52% 15
Scotland +9 100 £47,500 -9.86% 11
South West -37 99 £52,032 +4.06% 24
West Yorkshire +47 95 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Midlands +38 94 £48,000 -8.57% 20
East Midlands +49 91 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Berkshire -29 78 £58,500 -10.00% 8
Cheshire +15 75 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Hertfordshire +26 69 £60,000 -14.28% 8
Glasgow +21 63 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Leeds +26 61 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Nottinghamshire +39 58 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Egham -1 58 £42,500 +13.33%
Nottingham +44 54 £52,500 +40.93% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 44 £47,500 - 5
North Yorkshire +17 42 £37,500 -17.58% 3
Milton Keynes +5 41 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hampshire -69 41 £56,250 +7.14% 5
Birmingham +18 40 £48,000 -4.00% 6
Edinburgh +5 36 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Crewe +11 34 - -
Reading -40 34 £57,500 +4.54% 2

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2525 (50.38%) Finance
2 1395 (27.83%) Project Management
3 1049 (20.93%) Degree
4 1010 (20.15%) Information Security
5 917 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
6 885 (17.66%) Banking
7 804 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
8 800 (15.96%) PRINCE2
9 682 (13.61%) SQL
10 663 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 601 (11.99%) Change Management
12 576 (11.49%) Java
13 566 (11.29%) ITIL
14 552 (11.01%) CISSP
15 511 (10.20%) Management Information System
16 503 (10.04%) Microsoft
17 494 (9.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 487 (9.72%) Retail
19 466 (9.30%) Oracle
20 455 (9.08%) Legal
21 408 (8.14%) CISM
22 392 (7.82%) Windows
23 388 (7.74%) Front Office
24 384 (7.66%) C#
25 370 (7.38%) SDLC
26 348 (6.94%) SQL Server
27 337 (6.72%) Computer Science
28 332 (6.62%) Coaching
28 332 (6.62%) Analytics
29 330 (6.58%) MS Excel

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 124 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 104 (2.08%) IIS
3 95 (1.90%) SAS
4 65 (1.30%) Apache
5 62 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 55 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 45 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
8 36 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 33 (0.66%) Lync
10 31 (0.62%) MQSeries
11 24 (0.48%) Apache Spark
12 17 (0.34%) JBoss
12 17 (0.34%) Confluence
12 17 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (0.34%) CMS
13 13 (0.26%) MS Exchange
14 12 (0.24%) GemFire
15 11 (0.22%) Node.js
16 10 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 10 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 330 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 153 (3.05%) MS Project
3 134 (2.67%) MS Office
4 95 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 63 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.68%) SPSS
7 25 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.14%) Open Workbench
10 3 (0.060%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.020%) Simulink
11 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 59 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 56 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 56 (1.12%) SAP CO
3 54 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 48 (0.96%) SAP FSCM
5 41 (0.82%) SAP MDM
6 35 (0.70%) RMDS
7 27 (0.54%) Endur
8 22 (0.44%) Primavera
8 22 (0.44%) Summit
9 20 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
10 16 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 12 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
13 11 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
13 11 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
14 10 (0.20%) ION MarketView
15 9 (0.18%) SAP GRC
16 8 (0.16%) SAP BPC
17 6 (0.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.06%) SaaS
2 52 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (0.42%) Force.com
6 13 (0.26%) IaaS
7 12 (0.24%) PaaS
8 7 (0.14%) Office 365
9 5 (0.100%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.100%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.080%) Sage Pay
10 4 (0.080%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.040%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.040%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.040%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.020%) GitHub
12 1 (0.020%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 250 (4.99%) Firewall
2 239 (4.77%) WAN
3 145 (2.89%) LAN
4 144 (2.87%) Wireless
5 131 (2.61%) Network Security
6 113 (2.25%) Internet
7 93 (1.86%) TCP/IP
8 74 (1.48%) VPN
8 74 (1.48%) SAN
9 55 (1.10%) HTTP
10 51 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
11 46 (0.92%) Multicast
12 44 (0.88%) VoIP
13 42 (0.84%) MPLS
13 42 (0.84%) DNS
14 41 (0.82%) NAS
15 35 (0.70%) FCoE
15 35 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
15 35 (0.70%) EIGRP
16 34 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 146 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 100 (2.00%) Hadoop
4 78 (1.56%) Big Data
5 71 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 71 (1.42%) DB2
6 57 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 56 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 48 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 45 (0.90%) MySQL
10 44 (0.88%) Data Mining
11 43 (0.86%) HBase
12 39 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
13 33 (0.66%) DataStage
14 30 (0.60%) QlikView
14 30 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 27 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
18 22 (0.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (1.36%) JIRA
2 58 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (0.94%) Git (software)
4 41 (0.82%) Maven
5 39 (0.78%) Subversion
6 36 (0.72%) Visual Studio
7 29 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 28 (0.56%) Metasploit
8 28 (0.56%) NUnit
9 21 (0.42%) Selenium
9 21 (0.42%) Jenkins
10 19 (0.38%) Ant
11 14 (0.28%) JUnit
12 13 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
13 11 (0.22%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 10 (0.20%) FindBugs
14 10 (0.20%) NuGet
15 9 (0.18%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.18%) FitNesse
General
1 2525 (50.38%) Finance
2 885 (17.66%) Banking
3 487 (9.72%) Retail
4 455 (9.08%) Legal
5 388 (7.74%) Front Office
6 313 (6.25%) Investment Banking
7 268 (5.35%) Financial Institution
8 243 (4.85%) Telecoms
9 167 (3.33%) Marketing
10 143 (2.85%) Back Office
11 99 (1.98%) Manufacturing
12 84 (1.68%) Retail Banking
13 68 (1.36%) Law
14 50 (1.00%) Publishing
15 45 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
16 35 (0.70%) Games
17 29 (0.58%) French Language
18 27 (0.54%) Electronics
19 24 (0.48%) German Language
20 23 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 956 (19.07%) Project Manager
2 636 (12.69%) Analyst
3 606 (12.09%) Developer
4 555 (11.07%) Consultant
5 234 (4.67%) Senior Manager
6 227 (4.53%) Architect
7 183 (3.65%) Business Analyst
8 180 (3.59%) Security Manager
9 167 (3.33%) Java Developer
10 156 (3.11%) Security Consultant
11 155 (3.09%) Risk Manager
12 143 (2.85%) Programme Manager
13 139 (2.77%) Senior Developer
13 139 (2.77%) C# Developer
14 136 (2.71%) Information Manager
15 130 (2.59%) Senior Project Manager
16 113 (2.25%) Security Analyst
17 108 (2.15%) Information Security Manager
18 103 (2.06%) SAP Consultant
19 90 (1.80%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (5.91%) .NET
2 184 (3.67%) HTML
3 166 (3.31%) XML
4 143 (2.85%) Middleware
5 102 (2.04%) Web Services
6 100 (2.00%) HTML5
7 88 (1.76%) WCF
8 75 (1.50%) CSS
9 67 (1.34%) WPF
10 65 (1.30%) Spring
10 65 (1.30%) ASP.NET
11 63 (1.26%) J2EE
12 55 (1.10%) SOAP
12 55 (1.10%) .NET Framework
13 54 (1.08%) XSLT
14 48 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
15 44 (0.88%) Rendezvous
16 42 (0.84%) jQuery
17 35 (0.70%) Ultra Messaging
18 33 (0.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 804 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
2 511 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 337 (6.72%) Computer Science
4 304 (6.07%) Derivative
5 241 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 211 (4.21%) Data Centre
7 175 (3.49%) Equities
8 160 (3.19%) Mathematics
9 155 (3.09%) Credit Risk
10 148 (2.95%) Hedge funds
11 138 (2.75%) Fixed Income
12 104 (2.08%) Market Risk
13 102 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
14 87 (1.74%) PMI
15 77 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
16 73 (1.46%) User Experience
17 68 (1.36%) Statistics
18 64 (1.28%) Visualisation
19 63 (1.26%) CESG
20 59 (1.18%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 392 (7.82%) Windows
2 285 (5.69%) UNIX
3 283 (5.65%) Linux
4 64 (1.28%) Solaris
5 32 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 24 (0.48%) Android
8 22 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 21 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (0.30%) Windows XP
11 11 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.18%) HPUX
13 8 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.14%) AIX
14 7 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.080%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.060%) CentOS
18 2 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1395 (27.83%) Project Management
2 1010 (20.15%) Information Security
3 917 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
4 800 (15.96%) PRINCE2
5 663 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 601 (11.99%) Change Management
7 566 (11.29%) ITIL
8 370 (7.38%) SDLC
9 332 (6.62%) Coaching
9 332 (6.62%) Analytics
10 326 (6.50%) Programme Management
11 300 (5.99%) Service Delivery
12 298 (5.95%) Service Management
13 297 (5.93%) Business Development
14 287 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
14 287 (5.73%) Change Control
15 270 (5.39%) Business Analysis
16 249 (4.97%) Risk Assessment
17 247 (4.93%) Security Management
18 216 (4.31%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 682 (13.61%) SQL
2 576 (11.49%) Java
3 384 (7.66%) C#
4 258 (5.15%) C++
5 200 (3.99%) Python
6 177 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 156 (3.11%) C
8 108 (2.15%) VBA
9 95 (1.90%) Perl
10 59 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 54 (1.08%) PHP
12 45 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 42 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 33 (0.66%) R
15 31 (0.62%) Scala
15 31 (0.62%) VB
16 25 (0.50%) XPath
17 24 (0.48%) VB.NET
18 22 (0.44%) Bash Shell
19 19 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1049 (20.93%) Degree
2 552 (11.01%) CISSP
3 408 (8.14%) CISM
4 327 (6.52%) CISA
5 256 (5.11%) PMI Certification
6 242 (4.83%) Security Cleared
7 202 (4.03%) PMP
8 157 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 156 (3.11%) SC Cleared
10 119 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 111 (2.21%) ISEB
12 101 (2.02%) CRISC
13 81 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
14 72 (1.44%) ACCA
15 67 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
16 58 (1.16%) CIMA
17 51 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
18 47 (0.94%) APMP
19 46 (0.92%) DV Cleared
19 46 (0.92%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 494 (9.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 256 (5.11%) QA
3 214 (4.27%) PCI DSS
4 179 (3.57%) COBIT
5 110 (2.19%) SLA
6 98 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 58 (1.16%) Data Quality
8 47 (0.94%) CRD IV
9 39 (0.78%) EMIR
10 34 (0.68%) MiFID
11 26 (0.52%) ISO 9001
12 25 (0.50%) COSO
13 18 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
14 17 (0.34%) ISO 14001
15 16 (0.32%) BS25999
16 13 (0.26%) JSP 440
16 13 (0.26%) Solvency II
17 10 (0.20%) HIPAA
17 10 (0.20%) Basel II
18 8 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 82 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 82 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
3 35 (0.70%) NFS
3 35 (0.70%) SRDF
4 21 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.40%) vSphere
6 17 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.20%) XenApp
9 8 (0.16%) HDFS
9 8 (0.16%) Firmware
10 7 (0.14%) Terminal Server
11 6 (0.12%) Snort
12 5 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.100%) vCloud
13 4 (0.080%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.080%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.060%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 3 (0.060%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (0.78%) Nessus
2 17 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
3 16 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.26%) Nagios
5 11 (0.22%) SCCM
6 8 (0.16%) SCOM
6 8 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.16%) Nmap
7 7 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.14%) Puppet
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (0.100%) vMotion
9 5 (0.100%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.080%) WSUS
10 4 (0.080%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 4 (0.080%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.060%) OpenView
11 3 (0.060%) Oozie
Vendors
1 503 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 466 (9.30%) Oracle
3 325 (6.48%) SAP
4 201 (4.01%) Cisco
5 167 (3.33%) Sybase
6 107 (2.13%) VMware
7 98 (1.96%) IBM
8 75 (1.50%) TIBCO
9 66 (1.32%) HP
10 59 (1.18%) EMC
11 58 (1.16%) CheckPoint
12 55 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
13 53 (1.06%) NetApp
14 52 (1.04%) SunGard
15 50 (1.00%) Tableau
16 49 (0.98%) Informatica
17 46 (0.92%) Citrix
18 44 (0.88%) Computacenter
19 41 (0.82%) DataSynapse
19 41 (0.82%) TOWER Software
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Salary: Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Bonuse + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70-£90k base, OTE £200
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£75,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,200 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Agile Working
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus + car allowance + corpora
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus + car allowance + corpora
Posted: 13 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago