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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 160 126 150
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +24
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 1996 2682 2362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.12% 2.45% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.79% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1897 1583
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
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
83254 95993 97338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.26% 87.51% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69343 79334 77826
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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
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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 -22 1893 £60,000 - 194
London -23 983 £70,000 +3.70% 106
South East -11 235 £55,000 +4.76% 27
City of London +5 197 £67,500 +3.84% 35
North West -18 157 £59,960 +19.92% 15
West Midlands +21 128 £45,000 -6.25% 11
Yorkshire +6 114 £47,500 +5.55% 6
East of England +10 105 £52,750 -4.09% 11
Manchester -19 92 £60,000 +20.00% 9
South West -19 78 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Birmingham +11 73 £50,000 +5.26% 5
West Yorkshire -1 70 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Berkshire +11 67 £56,250 +0.89% 12
East Midlands -3 64 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Surrey -19 61 £55,000 +25.00% 6
Scotland -7 54 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Leeds +13 53 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Nottinghamshire -1 39 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Hertfordshire -2 38 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Essex +33 35 £52,500 - 2
Hampshire +21 35 £70,000 +21.73% 4
Reading 0 33 £60,000 +14.28% 9
Cheshire -4 30 £50,162 +0.32% 2
Wiltshire +20 29 £55,000 +5.70% 3
Nottingham -8 29 £69,000 +38.00% 1
Edinburgh +4 25 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Oxfordshire +3 25 £49,000 +22.50% 1
Egham -6 24 - -
Bristol -8 23 £64,500 +25.85%
Glasgow -12 21 £52,500 +3.27% 2

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1836 (44.43%) Finance
2 1189 (28.78%) Information Security
3 965 (23.35%) Project Management
4 876 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
5 786 (19.02%) Degree
6 760 (18.39%) CISSP
7 690 (16.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 641 (15.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 639 (15.46%) Management Information System
10 552 (13.36%) CISM
11 539 (13.04%) PRINCE2
12 526 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
13 499 (12.08%) ITIL
14 475 (11.50%) SQL
15 455 (11.01%) PCI DSS
16 442 (10.70%) Microsoft
17 436 (10.55%) CISA
18 430 (10.41%) Banking
19 427 (10.33%) Cybersecurity
20 349 (8.45%) Java
21 342 (8.28%) Oracle
21 342 (8.28%) Computer Science
22 336 (8.13%) Legal
23 335 (8.11%) Change Management
24 331 (8.01%) Windows
25 323 (7.82%) Data Protection
26 316 (7.65%) SDLC
27 314 (7.60%) Linux
27 314 (7.60%) MS Excel
28 301 (7.28%) 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 86 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 70 (1.69%) IIS
3 55 (1.33%) Tomcat
4 49 (1.19%) Apache
5 46 (1.11%) WebSphere
6 40 (0.97%) CMS
7 33 (0.80%) Apache Spark
8 28 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 25 (0.61%) Confluence
10 23 (0.56%) Drupal
11 22 (0.53%) WordPress
12 21 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
13 20 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 19 (0.46%) SAS
15 17 (0.41%) WebLogic
16 16 (0.39%) NetWeaver
17 13 (0.31%) JBoss
17 13 (0.31%) MS Project Server
18 11 (0.27%) Apache Pig
18 11 (0.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 314 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 180 (4.36%) MS Office
3 161 (3.90%) MS Project
4 105 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 81 (1.96%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.15%) SPSS
8 5 (0.12%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.073%) Mathematica
9 3 (0.073%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.073%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 46 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.68%) Endur
3 26 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 23 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 23 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (0.51%) SAP CRM
7 19 (0.46%) Aligne
7 19 (0.46%) Maximo
8 16 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
9 14 (0.34%) OpenLink RightAngle
9 14 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
10 13 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (0.31%) SAP CO
10 13 (0.31%) SAP FI
10 13 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
11 11 (0.27%) Magento
11 11 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
11 11 (0.27%) Shopify
12 10 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 85 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (2.01%) SaaS
3 59 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (0.90%) Office 365
5 27 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.48%) IaaS
7 16 (0.39%) Force.com
8 11 (0.27%) Basecamp
9 9 (0.22%) PaaS
10 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.097%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.073%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (0.073%) FinancialForce.com
12 3 (0.073%) Heroku
12 3 (0.073%) Linode
12 3 (0.073%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.073%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.048%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.048%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 245 (5.93%) Firewall
2 201 (4.86%) Network Security
3 163 (3.94%) WAN
4 147 (3.56%) LAN
5 96 (2.32%) SAN
6 70 (1.69%) Internet
7 60 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 58 (1.40%) VPN
9 55 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 53 (1.28%) HTTP
11 50 (1.21%) Wireless
12 44 (1.06%) DNS
13 39 (0.94%) SSL
13 39 (0.94%) VoIP
14 37 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
14 37 (0.90%) DHCP
15 32 (0.77%) NAS
16 28 (0.68%) IPsec
17 26 (0.63%) MPLS
18 22 (0.53%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 162 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 89 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 86 (2.08%) Big Data
5 65 (1.57%) NoSQL
6 53 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 53 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 40 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 40 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 34 (0.82%) Data Mining
8 34 (0.82%) MySQL
8 34 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (0.73%) DB2
10 30 (0.73%) MongoDB
10 30 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
11 29 (0.70%) OLAP
12 24 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
14 21 (0.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 104 (2.52%) JIRA
2 52 (1.26%) Jenkins
3 49 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 37 (0.90%) Subversion
5 35 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (0.85%) Visual Studio
6 25 (0.61%) Grunt
6 25 (0.61%) Selenium
7 22 (0.53%) TeamCity
8 21 (0.51%) Maven
9 14 (0.34%) AppScan
9 14 (0.34%) JUnit
10 13 (0.31%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
11 12 (0.29%) Mockito
11 12 (0.29%) NUnit
12 11 (0.27%) Metasploit
13 10 (0.24%) Babel
13 10 (0.24%) Jasmine
13 10 (0.24%) PhantomJS
General
1 1836 (44.43%) Finance
2 430 (10.41%) Banking
3 336 (8.13%) Legal
4 301 (7.28%) Retail
5 188 (4.55%) Front Office
6 145 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 145 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 113 (2.73%) Manufacturing
8 85 (2.06%) Marketing
9 74 (1.79%) Back Office
10 55 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 55 (1.33%) Law
11 52 (1.26%) Billing
12 44 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
13 43 (1.04%) Games
14 35 (0.85%) Publishing
15 32 (0.77%) Automotive
16 28 (0.68%) International Banking
16 28 (0.68%) Local Government
17 26 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 776 (18.78%) Analyst
2 622 (15.05%) Project Manager
3 476 (11.52%) Developer
4 430 (10.41%) Consultant
5 325 (7.87%) Architect
6 290 (7.02%) IT Manager
7 263 (6.36%) Security Manager
8 242 (5.86%) Security Analyst
9 238 (5.76%) Security Consultant
10 171 (4.14%) Business Analyst
11 164 (3.97%) Risk Manager
12 159 (3.85%) Information Manager
13 158 (3.82%) Senior Manager
14 146 (3.53%) Information Security Manager
15 128 (3.10%) C# Developer
16 118 (2.86%) IT Analyst
16 118 (2.86%) Java Developer
17 110 (2.66%) Risk Analyst
18 99 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
19 97 (2.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (6.82%) .NET
2 139 (3.36%) HTML
3 115 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 109 (2.64%) Middleware
5 89 (2.15%) Web Services
6 88 (2.13%) CSS
7 87 (2.11%) XML
8 86 (2.08%) jQuery
9 81 (1.96%) HTML5
10 73 (1.77%) WCF
11 63 (1.52%) WPF
12 50 (1.21%) .NET Framework
13 49 (1.19%) Spring
14 44 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 42 (1.02%) ASP.NET
15 42 (1.02%) REST
15 42 (1.02%) SOAP
16 39 (0.94%) Node.js
17 33 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
18 30 (0.73%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 639 (15.46%) Management Information System
2 526 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 342 (8.28%) Computer Science
4 184 (4.45%) Data Centre
5 180 (4.36%) Derivative
6 143 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 124 (3.00%) Market Risk
8 123 (2.98%) Mathematics
9 103 (2.49%) Equities
10 99 (2.40%) Data Protection Act
11 92 (2.23%) Credit Risk
12 91 (2.20%) Fixed Income
13 90 (2.18%) Algorithms
14 82 (1.98%) CESG
15 73 (1.77%) Hedge funds
16 69 (1.67%) Virtual Team
17 67 (1.62%) PMI
18 64 (1.55%) User Experience
19 62 (1.50%) Data Structures
20 58 (1.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 331 (8.01%) Windows
2 314 (7.60%) Linux
3 264 (6.39%) Unix
4 62 (1.50%) Windows Server
5 51 (1.23%) Solaris
6 29 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (0.31%) Android
11 12 (0.29%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.24%) Windows 2000
13 10 (0.24%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.17%) AIX
15 5 (0.12%) CentOS
16 2 (0.048%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.048%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.048%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1189 (28.78%) Information Security
2 965 (23.35%) Project Management
3 876 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
4 641 (15.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 539 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 499 (12.08%) ITIL
7 427 (10.33%) Cybersecurity
8 335 (8.11%) Change Management
9 323 (7.82%) Data Protection
10 316 (7.65%) SDLC
11 276 (6.68%) Scrum
12 259 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 254 (6.15%) Business Continuity
14 245 (5.93%) Security Management
15 241 (5.83%) Risk Assessment
16 239 (5.78%) Analytics
17 231 (5.59%) Penetration Testing
18 228 (5.52%) Security Architecture
19 225 (5.45%) Service Delivery
20 217 (5.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 475 (11.50%) SQL
2 349 (8.45%) Java
3 288 (6.97%) C#
4 217 (5.25%) Python
5 153 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 127 (3.07%) C++
7 109 (2.64%) C
8 96 (2.32%) Perl
9 71 (1.72%) VBA
10 66 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 66 (1.60%) Shell Script
11 54 (1.31%) Ruby
12 49 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 42 (1.02%) PHP
14 37 (0.90%) PowerShell
14 37 (0.90%) VB.NET
15 33 (0.80%) Scala
15 33 (0.80%) VB
16 32 (0.77%) R
17 20 (0.48%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 786 (19.02%) Degree
2 760 (18.39%) CISSP
3 552 (13.36%) CISM
4 436 (10.55%) CISA
5 204 (4.94%) Security Cleared
6 176 (4.26%) PMP
7 147 (3.56%) PMI Certification
8 141 (3.41%) CRISC
9 134 (3.24%) SC Cleared
10 101 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
11 99 (2.40%) CEH
12 80 (1.94%) CLAS
13 76 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 75 (1.82%) SANS
15 68 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 65 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
17 60 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
18 55 (1.33%) GIAC
19 49 (1.19%) DV Cleared
20 47 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 690 (16.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 455 (11.01%) PCI DSS
3 262 (6.34%) QA
4 211 (5.11%) COBIT
5 118 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 48 (1.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 46 (1.11%) SLA
8 42 (1.02%) ISO22301
9 37 (0.90%) ISO27002
10 31 (0.75%) Solvency II
11 30 (0.73%) Data Quality
11 30 (0.73%) RMADS
12 28 (0.68%) ISO 9001
12 28 (0.68%) MiFID
13 23 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
14 17 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
14 17 (0.41%) ISO27005
15 16 (0.39%) BS25999
15 16 (0.39%) EMIR
15 16 (0.39%) P3O
System Software
1 95 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 47 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.56%) Xen
5 21 (0.51%) NFS
5 21 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (0.48%) KVM
6 20 (0.48%) SRDF
7 11 (0.27%) XenApp
8 8 (0.19%) HDFS
8 8 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.15%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.15%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.073%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.073%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.073%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.073%) vSphere
12 2 (0.048%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.048%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 49 (1.19%) Nessus
2 26 (0.63%) RSA Archer
3 25 (0.61%) Control-M
4 21 (0.51%) SCCM
5 20 (0.48%) QRadar
6 11 (0.27%) Ansible
6 11 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 11 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.24%) Puppet
8 9 (0.22%) BladeLogic
8 9 (0.22%) Nagios
9 8 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.19%) RSA Security Analytics
10 7 (0.17%) Cacti
10 7 (0.17%) MOM
11 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.12%) HP Fortify
11 5 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.097%) EnCase
Vendors
1 442 (10.70%) Microsoft
2 342 (8.28%) Oracle
3 198 (4.79%) Cisco
4 197 (4.77%) SAP
5 130 (3.15%) VMware
6 86 (2.08%) IBM
7 60 (1.45%) CheckPoint
7 60 (1.45%) Sybase
8 57 (1.38%) HP
9 53 (1.28%) Juniper
10 52 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
11 48 (1.16%) Citrix
12 43 (1.04%) Informatica
13 40 (0.97%) Red Hat
14 37 (0.90%) EMC
15 35 (0.85%) Splunk
15 35 (0.85%) TIBCO
16 33 (0.80%) Computacenter
17 32 (0.77%) F5
17 32 (0.77%) Palo Alto
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £63678 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £115000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + fantastic benefits including bonus, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance and Competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cleveland
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Large Bonus Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago