The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 156 128 146
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2091 2645 2435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.14% 2.41% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.75% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1869 1616
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,400 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
86068 96139 98720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.48% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 72002 79039 78827
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,592
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 1970 £60,000 - 205
London -16 1017 £70,000 - 109
City of London +19 231 £65,000 -5.45% 48
South East -50 231 £56,500 +13.00% 26
North West -18 158 £59,960 +19.92% 12
West Midlands +50 150 £45,000 -6.25% 9
Yorkshire +11 132 £48,000 +6.66% 16
East of England +9 106 £52,500 -4.54% 11
Manchester +2 100 £60,000 +20.00% 7
West Yorkshire +10 90 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Birmingham +21 84 £50,000 +0.50% 5
South West -13 76 £53,750 +2.83% 13
Leeds +30 67 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Scotland -6 67 £52,500 +16.66% 8
East Midlands -12 64 £42,962 -14.07% 3
Berkshire +3 60 £60,000 +4.34% 8
Hertfordshire +5 52 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Surrey -51 51 £55,000 +23.59% 5
Hampshire -4 39 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Nottinghamshire -6 39 £52,500 - 2
Cheshire -11 32 £53,831 +7.66% 3
Reading +5 28 £60,000 +2.12% 4
Glasgow -27 28 £52,500 +16.66%
Edinburgh +13 27 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Bristol +18 26 £61,500 +9.33% 3
Essex +16 26 £52,000 -2.80% 2
Oxfordshire +10 26 £49,000 +20.24% 3
North East +15 22 £47,500 -2.56% 5
Hemel Hempstead - 20 £47,500 -
Shropshire -1 19 £32,500 -41.83%

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 1958 (44.73%) Finance
2 1278 (29.20%) Information Security
3 1020 (23.30%) Project Management
4 933 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
5 825 (18.85%) Degree
6 819 (18.71%) CISSP
7 768 (17.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 668 (15.26%) Management Information System
9 652 (14.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 596 (13.62%) CISM
11 577 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
12 559 (12.77%) PRINCE2
13 535 (12.22%) ITIL
14 506 (11.56%) PCI DSS
15 496 (11.33%) SQL
16 466 (10.65%) Microsoft
17 454 (10.37%) CISA
18 446 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
19 426 (9.73%) Banking
20 371 (8.48%) Oracle
21 370 (8.45%) Change Management
21 370 (8.45%) Computer Science
22 369 (8.43%) Legal
23 368 (8.41%) MS Excel
24 361 (8.25%) Java
25 341 (7.79%) SDLC
26 338 (7.72%) Data Protection
27 330 (7.54%) C#
28 319 (7.29%) Windows
28 319 (7.29%) Retail

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 104 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 76 (1.74%) IIS
3 53 (1.21%) Apache
4 52 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 47 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 37 (0.85%) CMS
7 34 (0.78%) MS Exchange
8 33 (0.75%) Confluence
9 25 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 23 (0.53%) Drupal
11 22 (0.50%) WordPress
12 21 (0.48%) Apache Spark
12 21 (0.48%) SAS
13 16 (0.37%) JBoss
13 16 (0.37%) MS Project Server
13 16 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
13 16 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 14 (0.32%) Documentum
15 11 (0.25%) Apache Pig
15 11 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 368 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 190 (4.34%) MS Project
3 179 (4.09%) MS Office
4 105 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 88 (2.01%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.16%) S-PLUS
8 4 (0.091%) SPSS
9 3 (0.069%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.046%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.023%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.023%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.023%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.023%) Maya
Business Applications
1 58 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 29 (0.66%) Endur
4 27 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
5 25 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 22 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 19 (0.43%) SAP CO
7 19 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 19 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (0.39%) SAP CRM
9 16 (0.37%) Aligne
9 16 (0.37%) Maximo
10 15 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
10 15 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
10 15 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
10 15 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
11 13 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
12 12 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
12 12 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
13 11 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 93 (2.12%) SaaS
2 82 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (0.94%) Office 365
5 36 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (0.55%) IaaS
7 23 (0.53%) Force.com
8 11 (0.25%) Basecamp
8 11 (0.25%) PaaS
9 9 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.091%) FinancialForce.com
11 3 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.069%) DigitalOcean
11 3 (0.069%) Heroku
11 3 (0.069%) Linode
11 3 (0.069%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.046%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.046%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.023%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 244 (5.57%) Firewall
2 207 (4.73%) Network Security
3 140 (3.20%) WAN
4 133 (3.04%) LAN
5 97 (2.22%) SAN
6 63 (1.44%) Internet
7 62 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 59 (1.35%) VPN
9 50 (1.14%) Wireless
10 48 (1.10%) HTTP
10 48 (1.10%) TCP/IP
11 43 (0.98%) VoIP
12 41 (0.94%) DNS
13 35 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (0.71%) DHCP
14 31 (0.71%) NAS
15 30 (0.69%) IPsec
16 28 (0.64%) SSL
17 23 (0.53%) MPLS
18 21 (0.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 153 (3.50%) Relational Database
3 84 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 80 (1.83%) Big Data
5 58 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 54 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 46 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
8 39 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 38 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
10 37 (0.85%) MySQL
11 36 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 34 (0.78%) Hadoop
12 34 (0.78%) MongoDB
13 31 (0.71%) DB2
13 31 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (0.55%) OLAP
15 22 (0.50%) Data Mining
16 21 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
18 18 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 130 (2.97%) JIRA
2 57 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 51 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 44 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 40 (0.91%) Subversion
6 33 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (0.64%) Selenium
8 25 (0.57%) Maven
9 23 (0.53%) Grunt
10 22 (0.50%) TeamCity
11 19 (0.43%) Eclipse
12 17 (0.39%) AppScan
12 17 (0.39%) NUnit
13 15 (0.34%) JUnit
13 15 (0.34%) Mockito
14 11 (0.25%) Karma Test Runner
14 11 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
15 10 (0.23%) Jasmine
15 10 (0.23%) PhantomJS
15 10 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1958 (44.73%) Finance
2 426 (9.73%) Banking
3 369 (8.43%) Legal
4 319 (7.29%) Retail
5 188 (4.30%) Front Office
6 151 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 139 (3.18%) Investment Banking
8 120 (2.74%) Manufacturing
9 92 (2.10%) Marketing
10 78 (1.78%) Back Office
11 56 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 56 (1.28%) Law
12 52 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 51 (1.17%) Billing
14 47 (1.07%) Games
15 41 (0.94%) Automotive
16 38 (0.87%) Publishing
17 31 (0.71%) Local Government
18 30 (0.69%) Electronics
19 27 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 805 (18.39%) Analyst
2 654 (14.94%) Project Manager
3 523 (11.95%) Developer
4 498 (11.38%) Consultant
5 319 (7.29%) IT Manager
6 299 (6.83%) Architect
7 284 (6.49%) Security Manager
8 275 (6.28%) Security Consultant
9 249 (5.69%) Security Analyst
10 185 (4.23%) Risk Manager
11 183 (4.18%) Business Analyst
12 170 (3.88%) Senior Manager
13 158 (3.61%) C# Developer
14 156 (3.56%) Information Manager
15 149 (3.40%) Information Security Manager
16 119 (2.72%) Risk Analyst
17 116 (2.65%) Java Developer
18 115 (2.63%) Information Analyst
19 113 (2.58%) Information Security Analyst
20 110 (2.51%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (7.01%) .NET
2 144 (3.29%) HTML
3 125 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 121 (2.76%) Middleware
5 105 (2.40%) jQuery
6 100 (2.28%) CSS
7 86 (1.96%) Web Services
8 83 (1.90%) HTML5
9 81 (1.85%) XML
10 79 (1.80%) WPF
11 78 (1.78%) WCF
12 57 (1.30%) .NET Framework
12 57 (1.30%) Spring
13 50 (1.14%) SOAP
14 49 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 48 (1.10%) Node.js
16 45 (1.03%) ASP.NET
16 45 (1.03%) REST
17 40 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
18 37 (0.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 668 (15.26%) Management Information System
2 577 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
3 370 (8.45%) Computer Science
4 190 (4.34%) Data Centre
5 188 (4.30%) Derivative
6 151 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 140 (3.20%) Mathematics
8 121 (2.76%) Market Risk
9 117 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
10 99 (2.26%) Equities
11 96 (2.19%) CESG
12 91 (2.08%) Credit Risk
13 85 (1.94%) Hedge funds
14 83 (1.90%) Fixed Income
15 79 (1.80%) User Experience
16 77 (1.76%) Virtual Team
17 75 (1.71%) PMI
18 69 (1.58%) Algorithms
19 66 (1.51%) Equity Derivative
20 52 (1.19%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 319 (7.29%) Windows
2 299 (6.83%) Linux
3 260 (5.94%) Unix
4 64 (1.46%) Windows Server
5 43 (0.98%) Solaris
6 24 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.37%) Android
9 16 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.27%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.25%) AIX
11 11 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.11%) CentOS
14 4 (0.091%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.069%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.069%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.046%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1278 (29.20%) Information Security
2 1020 (23.30%) Project Management
3 933 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
4 652 (14.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 559 (12.77%) PRINCE2
6 535 (12.22%) ITIL
7 446 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
8 370 (8.45%) Change Management
9 341 (7.79%) SDLC
10 338 (7.72%) Data Protection
11 281 (6.42%) Risk Assessment
12 277 (6.33%) Scrum
13 267 (6.10%) Business Continuity
14 260 (5.94%) Security Management
15 244 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
16 242 (5.53%) Mentoring
17 237 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
18 230 (5.25%) Service Delivery
19 227 (5.19%) Analytics
20 217 (4.96%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 496 (11.33%) SQL
2 361 (8.25%) Java
3 330 (7.54%) C#
4 241 (5.51%) Python
5 164 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 149 (3.40%) C++
7 115 (2.63%) C
8 93 (2.12%) Perl
9 86 (1.96%) VBA
10 65 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 65 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 64 (1.46%) Ruby
12 61 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 49 (1.12%) VB.NET
14 43 (0.98%) PHP
15 38 (0.87%) R
16 28 (0.64%) MATLAB
17 27 (0.62%) VB
18 26 (0.59%) PowerShell
19 24 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 825 (18.85%) Degree
2 819 (18.71%) CISSP
3 596 (13.62%) CISM
4 454 (10.37%) CISA
5 205 (4.68%) Security Cleared
6 180 (4.11%) PMP
7 162 (3.70%) PMI Certification
8 149 (3.40%) CRISC
9 127 (2.90%) SC Cleared
10 126 (2.88%) CESG Certified Professional
11 106 (2.42%) CLAS
12 99 (2.26%) CEH
13 78 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
13 78 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 67 (1.53%) ISEB
14 67 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
14 67 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 66 (1.51%) SANS
16 64 (1.46%) GIAC
17 53 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 768 (17.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 506 (11.56%) PCI DSS
3 269 (6.15%) QA
4 215 (4.91%) COBIT
5 111 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 56 (1.28%) SLA
7 49 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 49 (1.12%) ISO22301
8 46 (1.05%) ISO27002
9 45 (1.03%) ISO 9001
10 36 (0.82%) RMADS
11 29 (0.66%) Data Quality
11 29 (0.66%) MiFID
11 29 (0.66%) Solvency II
12 23 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
13 21 (0.48%) COSO
13 21 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
14 19 (0.43%) EMIR
14 19 (0.43%) ISO27005
15 18 (0.41%) P3O
System Software
1 96 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 38 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.43%) Xen
5 17 (0.39%) NFS
6 16 (0.37%) KVM
6 16 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (0.37%) SRDF
7 9 (0.21%) XenApp
8 8 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.16%) vSphere
9 7 (0.16%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.14%) HDFS
10 6 (0.14%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.069%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.069%) vCloud
11 3 (0.069%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.069%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.069%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (1.03%) Nessus
2 30 (0.69%) RSA Archer
3 24 (0.55%) Control-M
4 22 (0.50%) QRadar
5 20 (0.46%) SCCM
6 14 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (0.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 11 (0.25%) Ansible
8 11 (0.25%) BladeLogic
9 10 (0.23%) MOM
10 9 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (0.21%) Nagios
11 8 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.18%) Puppet
11 8 (0.18%) RSA Security Analytics
12 7 (0.16%) HP Fortify
13 6 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 6 (0.14%) Cacti
13 6 (0.14%) SCOM
13 6 (0.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 466 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 371 (8.48%) Oracle
3 216 (4.93%) SAP
4 184 (4.20%) Cisco
5 133 (3.04%) VMware
6 89 (2.03%) IBM
7 62 (1.42%) HP
8 61 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
9 58 (1.33%) Sybase
10 56 (1.28%) CheckPoint
11 51 (1.17%) Citrix
11 51 (1.17%) Informatica
12 45 (1.03%) TIBCO
13 41 (0.94%) Juniper
14 40 (0.91%) Red Hat
15 37 (0.85%) Splunk
16 34 (0.78%) EMC
17 31 (0.71%) Intel Security
18 30 (0.69%) ServiceNow
18 30 (0.69%) Symantec
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £82000 - £108000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: Yesterday
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £60K
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday