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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 144 136 153
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2171 2293 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.96% 2.13% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.60% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1531 1665
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 1989 £60,000 +4.34% 208
London -23 986 £65,000 - 99
South East +22 402 £53,500 +7.00% 38
City of London -6 282 £65,000 - 38
Surrey +40 188 £52,500 -6.66% 12
North West +44 141 £51,250 +10.21% 14
Yorkshire -36 104 £45,000 -10.00% 12
East of England -2 103 £52,500 +7.14% 16
Berkshire +47 102 £56,525 +19.00% 9
South West +11 97 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Scotland +16 89 £48,600 +2.31% 5
West Yorkshire -16 84 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Manchester +26 79 £63,250 +48.82% 8
Leeds -9 73 £45,000 -15.17% 5
East Midlands +15 63 £55,000 -8.33% 11
West Midlands -51 63 £51,000 +13.33% 4
Edinburgh +12 58 £45,000 +4.04% 3
Hampshire -27 53 £48,000 -5.41% 6
Egham -4 50 £103,750 +80.43%
Cheshire +16 47 £44,000 -12.00% 3
Bristol +23 44 £51,500 +47.14% 4
Reigate +19 42 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Reading +10 36 £51,500 +8.42% 2
Guildford +6 34 £60,000 -23.80% 3
Leicestershire +35 32 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Leicester +47 29 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Essex +10 29 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 29 £65,000 -10.34% 7
Hertfordshire -17 27 £66,875 +27.38% 4
Glasgow +13 23 £60,000 -4.00% 2

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2118 (47.15%) Finance
2 1274 (28.36%) Project Management
3 782 (17.41%) Degree
4 711 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
5 698 (15.54%) Information Security
6 673 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 669 (14.89%) Banking
8 659 (14.67%) SQL
9 658 (14.65%) PRINCE2
10 599 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 527 (11.73%) Management Information System
12 503 (11.20%) Microsoft
13 502 (11.18%) ITIL
14 493 (10.98%) CISSP
15 432 (9.62%) Java
16 426 (9.48%) Change Management
17 419 (9.33%) Oracle
18 417 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 407 (9.06%) Legal
20 403 (8.97%) Windows
21 386 (8.59%) Business Development
22 366 (8.15%) MS Excel
23 349 (7.77%) C#
24 332 (7.39%) SQL Server
25 310 (6.90%) Front Office
26 307 (6.83%) Retail
27 306 (6.81%) Security Cleared
28 297 (6.61%) SAP
29 295 (6.57%) UNIX
30 292 (6.50%) Coaching

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 164 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 51 (1.14%) IIS
3 45 (1.00%) SAS
4 35 (0.78%) MQSeries
5 31 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 25 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 23 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 21 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
9 19 (0.42%) MS Project Server
10 18 (0.40%) JBoss
11 14 (0.31%) Confluence
12 13 (0.29%) Apache
13 9 (0.20%) MS Exchange
13 9 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.20%) Lync
14 8 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.16%) Documentum
16 6 (0.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 6 (0.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 366 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 201 (4.47%) MS Project
3 162 (3.61%) MS Office
4 110 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 77 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.11%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.089%) SmartSuite
9 3 (0.067%) SPSS
10 2 (0.045%) EViews
10 2 (0.045%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.022%) GIMP
11 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.022%) Stata
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.022%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 60 (1.34%) SAP FI
1 60 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
1 60 (1.34%) SAP CO
2 47 (1.05%) Endur
3 43 (0.96%) SAP FSCM
4 40 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
5 23 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (0.49%) SAP GRC
7 21 (0.47%) SAP ERP
8 19 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
8 19 (0.42%) SAP MDM
9 18 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
10 16 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
11 14 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
12 12 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
13 11 (0.24%) RMDS
14 10 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 10 (0.22%) Findur
14 10 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 75 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (1.36%) SaaS
3 32 (0.71%) Office 365
4 23 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.11%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.089%) IaaS
7 4 (0.089%) Force.com
8 2 (0.045%) GitHub
8 2 (0.045%) PaaS
8 2 (0.045%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.045%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.022%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.022%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 183 (4.07%) Firewall
2 112 (2.49%) Wireless
3 94 (2.09%) Network Security
4 86 (1.91%) WAN
5 67 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 64 (1.42%) LAN
7 62 (1.38%) Internet
8 49 (1.09%) VPN
9 40 (0.89%) SAN
10 39 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
11 23 (0.51%) MPLS
12 22 (0.49%) VoIP
13 19 (0.42%) HTTP
13 19 (0.42%) SSL
14 17 (0.38%) Multicast
15 16 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (0.29%) DNS
17 12 (0.27%) Wireless Security
18 11 (0.24%) X.509
18 11 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 86 (1.91%) Relational Database
3 81 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
4 69 (1.54%) Big Data
5 67 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 61 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 57 (1.27%) DataStage
8 54 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
9 42 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 30 (0.67%) MySQL
11 29 (0.65%) SAP BW
12 28 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (0.58%) NoSQL
14 25 (0.56%) Hadoop
14 25 (0.56%) MS Access
14 25 (0.56%) Data Mining
15 24 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 77 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (1.00%) JIRA
3 41 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 36 (0.80%) Subversion
5 33 (0.73%) SpecFlow
5 33 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 32 (0.71%) NUnit
7 30 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
8 23 (0.51%) Maven
9 22 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
10 21 (0.47%) Selenium
11 19 (0.42%) TeamCity
12 17 (0.38%) LSMW
13 13 (0.29%) LoadRunner
14 12 (0.27%) ReSharper
15 11 (0.24%) JUnit
16 8 (0.18%) Jenkins
17 7 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
18 6 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 6 (0.13%) JMeter
General
1 2118 (47.15%) Finance
2 669 (14.89%) Banking
3 407 (9.06%) Legal
4 310 (6.90%) Front Office
5 307 (6.83%) Retail
6 256 (5.70%) Telecoms
7 234 (5.21%) Investment Banking
8 162 (3.61%) Marketing
9 159 (3.54%) Financial Institution
10 117 (2.60%) Back Office
11 83 (1.85%) Law
12 71 (1.58%) Billing
13 50 (1.11%) Advertising
14 42 (0.93%) Manufacturing
15 41 (0.91%) Military
16 36 (0.80%) Publishing
17 35 (0.78%) Retail Banking
18 26 (0.58%) German Language
19 21 (0.47%) Electronics
20 20 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 713 (15.87%) Project Manager
2 621 (13.82%) Analyst
3 556 (12.38%) Developer
4 441 (9.82%) Consultant
5 249 (5.54%) Architect
6 211 (4.70%) Business Analyst
7 173 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 158 (3.52%) Security Manager
9 150 (3.34%) Senior Manager
10 147 (3.27%) Security Consultant
11 145 (3.23%) Risk Manager
12 122 (2.72%) Senior Developer
13 113 (2.52%) Security Analyst
14 107 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
15 105 (2.34%) Programme Manager
16 103 (2.29%) Information Manager
17 91 (2.03%) Security Architect
18 89 (1.98%) SAP Manager
19 88 (1.96%) Information Security Manager
20 87 (1.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (6.19%) .NET
2 126 (2.80%) HTML
3 118 (2.63%) Web Services
4 113 (2.52%) XML
5 87 (1.94%) Middleware
6 81 (1.80%) CSS
6 81 (1.80%) WPF
7 80 (1.78%) ASP.NET
8 76 (1.69%) Spring
8 76 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 67 (1.49%) WCF
10 61 (1.36%) HTML5
11 57 (1.27%) J2EE
12 50 (1.11%) SOAP
13 44 (0.98%) WinForms
14 42 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
14 42 (0.93%) RESTful
15 34 (0.76%) CSS3
15 34 (0.76%) Java EE
16 31 (0.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 599 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 527 (11.73%) Management Information System
3 242 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 187 (4.16%) Derivative
5 168 (3.74%) Mathematics
6 155 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 119 (2.65%) PMI
8 111 (2.47%) Credit Risk
9 104 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
10 101 (2.25%) Fixed Income
11 100 (2.23%) CESG
12 99 (2.20%) Equities
13 97 (2.16%) Market Risk
14 85 (1.89%) RMADS
15 70 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
16 58 (1.29%) NHS
16 58 (1.29%) Hedge funds
17 56 (1.25%) Economics
17 56 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
18 55 (1.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 403 (8.97%) Windows
2 295 (6.57%) UNIX
3 226 (5.03%) Linux
4 48 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (0.85%) Solaris
6 34 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 27 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 19 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.36%) AIX
10 16 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.29%) Android
11 13 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.24%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.13%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.089%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.045%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.045%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1274 (28.36%) Project Management
2 711 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
3 698 (15.54%) Information Security
4 673 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 658 (14.65%) PRINCE2
6 502 (11.18%) ITIL
7 426 (9.48%) Change Management
8 386 (8.59%) Business Development
9 292 (6.50%) Coaching
10 273 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 268 (5.97%) Service Management
12 246 (5.48%) Service Delivery
13 241 (5.37%) Change Control
14 232 (5.16%) Mentoring
15 228 (5.08%) Programme Management
16 225 (5.01%) People Management
17 214 (4.76%) Line Management
18 213 (4.74%) Business Continuity
19 205 (4.56%) Analytics
20 201 (4.47%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 659 (14.67%) SQL
2 432 (9.62%) Java
3 349 (7.77%) C#
4 178 (3.96%) C++
5 146 (3.25%) C
6 145 (3.23%) Python
7 135 (3.01%) JavaScript
8 112 (2.49%) VBA
9 103 (2.29%) Perl
10 75 (1.67%) T-SQL
11 52 (1.16%) VB
12 47 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 46 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 45 (1.00%) VB.NET
15 34 (0.76%) ABAP
16 27 (0.60%) Shell Script
17 23 (0.51%) XPath
18 21 (0.47%) PHP
19 19 (0.42%) Ruby
20 14 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 782 (17.41%) Degree
2 493 (10.98%) CISSP
3 306 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 283 (6.30%) CISM
5 223 (4.96%) SC Cleared
6 220 (4.90%) PMI Certification
6 220 (4.90%) CISA
7 126 (2.80%) PMP
8 102 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 100 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 86 (1.91%) CRISC
11 68 (1.51%) ISEB
12 52 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 52 (1.16%) DV Cleared
13 47 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
13 47 (1.05%) CEH
14 39 (0.87%) ACCA
15 36 (0.80%) GIAC
16 35 (0.78%) CIMA
17 34 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 417 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 260 (5.79%) QA
3 232 (5.16%) PCI DSS
4 146 (3.25%) COBIT
5 141 (3.14%) SLA
6 108 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 38 (0.85%) Data Quality
8 31 (0.69%) Solvency II
8 31 (0.69%) JSP 440
8 31 (0.69%) ISO 9001
9 27 (0.60%) COSO
10 25 (0.56%) EMIR
10 25 (0.56%) Basel II
11 17 (0.38%) ISO 14001
12 16 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
13 13 (0.29%) ISO 9000
13 13 (0.29%) Basel III
13 13 (0.29%) MiFID
13 13 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 4 (0.089%) GxP
System Software
1 74 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 51 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.27%) Snort
4 9 (0.20%) Nmap
4 9 (0.20%) HDFS
5 8 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.18%) RACF
6 6 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.13%) vSphere
7 5 (0.11%) NFS
7 5 (0.11%) SRDF
7 5 (0.11%) XenApp
8 3 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.067%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.045%) vCloud
9 2 (0.045%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.045%) XenServer
9 2 (0.045%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.045%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 47 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.36%) Nessus
3 12 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (0.22%) SCCM
5 9 (0.20%) WSUS
6 8 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
6 8 (0.18%) Control-M
7 7 (0.16%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.089%) Netcool
9 4 (0.089%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 3 (0.067%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.045%) Graphite
11 2 (0.045%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.045%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.045%) SCOM
11 2 (0.045%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 503 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 419 (9.33%) Oracle
3 297 (6.61%) SAP
4 104 (2.32%) Sybase
5 88 (1.96%) Cisco
6 80 (1.78%) IBM
7 75 (1.67%) TOWER Software
8 72 (1.60%) VMware
9 67 (1.49%) Informatica
10 64 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
11 55 (1.22%) HP
12 54 (1.20%) OpenLink
13 48 (1.07%) TIBCO
14 46 (1.02%) SunGard
15 34 (0.76%) Fujitsu
16 33 (0.73%) Citrix
16 33 (0.73%) Murex
16 33 (0.73%) Bloomberg
17 29 (0.65%) CheckPoint
18 28 (0.62%) Remedy
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £47441 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago