The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 127 117 133
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2638 2548 2438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.25% 2.34% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.97% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 1564 1960
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -6.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 2414 £57,500 +4.54% 293
London -17 1297 £70,000 +7.69% 134
South East +16 531 £52,500 +5.00% 58
City of London -2 395 £65,000 -3.70% 53
Surrey +8 184 £49,500 -10.00% 14
East of England +37 150 £50,000 - 16
Hampshire +47 140 £52,500 -4.54% 8
South West +7 128 £45,000 -10.00% 27
Yorkshire -33 110 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Berkshire +16 106 £65,000 +30.00% 13
Basingstoke +39 96 £60,000 +21.21% 4
Scotland -5 96 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Egham -3 80 £57,500 - 2
North West -43 78 £46,250 +1.64% 12
West Yorkshire -32 74 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Leeds -4 61 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Glasgow -1 57 £55,000 - 5
East Midlands -2 55 £45,150 -9.70% 10
Reading -5 50 £64,000 +28.00% 5
West Midlands -55 46 £50,000 +14.94% 4
Essex +22 42 £37,500 -44.44% 1
Manchester -14 41 £46,500 +9.41% 5
Wiltshire +19 39 £36,750 +47.00% 5
Hertfordshire -25 37 £70,000 +40.00% 6
Kent +4 35 £52,500 +26.50% 5
Guildford +27 33 £52,250 -12.91% 3
Cheshire -27 33 £42,500 -15.00% 7
North Yorkshire +2 31 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Birmingham -2 31 £50,000 +14.94% 3
Bristol -2 30 £42,275 -2.81% 5

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2810 (52.79%) Finance
2 1528 (28.71%) Project Management
3 1123 (21.10%) Degree
4 809 (15.20%) Banking
5 781 (14.67%) SQL
6 689 (12.94%) PRINCE2
7 681 (12.79%) Java
8 679 (12.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 659 (12.38%) Information Security
10 631 (11.85%) Management Information System
11 570 (10.71%) ITIL
12 548 (10.29%) Microsoft
13 528 (9.92%) Oracle
14 520 (9.77%) Change Management
15 492 (9.24%) Business Development
16 482 (9.06%) C#
17 447 (8.40%) Windows
18 442 (8.30%) Security Cleared
19 438 (8.23%) MS Excel
20 427 (8.02%) Legal
21 423 (7.95%) SAP
22 416 (7.82%) SQL Server
23 415 (7.80%) CISSP
24 413 (7.76%) Front Office
25 401 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 391 (7.35%) Investment Banking
27 380 (7.14%) Change Control
28 379 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
29 374 (7.03%) C++
30 365 (6.86%) Analytics

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 125 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 81 (1.52%) SAS
3 74 (1.39%) NetWeaver
4 48 (0.90%) MQSeries
5 45 (0.85%) IIS
6 35 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 32 (0.60%) Apache
8 31 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 28 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
9 28 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 26 (0.49%) CMS
11 23 (0.43%) Tomcat
11 23 (0.43%) MS Project Server
12 15 (0.28%) Confluence
13 14 (0.26%) SAP Portal
14 13 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.23%) NServiceBus
16 11 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (0.17%) Node.js
18 8 (0.15%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 438 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 248 (4.66%) MS Project
3 176 (3.31%) MS Office
4 144 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 92 (1.73%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.24%) SPSS
9 11 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.17%) InDesign
10 9 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
10 9 (0.17%) Mingle
11 5 (0.094%) FastStats
11 5 (0.094%) Open Workbench
12 4 (0.075%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.038%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.038%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 67 (1.26%) SAP FI
1 67 (1.26%) SAP FI/CO
1 67 (1.26%) SAP CO
2 45 (0.85%) SunGard APT
3 34 (0.64%) SAP FSCM
4 27 (0.51%) SAP MDM
4 27 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (0.49%) Front Arena
6 24 (0.45%) SAP BPC
7 23 (0.43%) SAP GRC
8 20 (0.38%) Endur
9 19 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
9 19 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
9 19 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
10 18 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 16 (0.30%) RMDS
11 16 (0.30%) SAP Business One
12 15 (0.28%) SAP ERP
13 14 (0.26%) SAP CRM
14 13 (0.24%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 69 (1.30%) SaaS
2 35 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.34%) Office 365
5 8 (0.15%) IaaS
6 7 (0.13%) PaaS
7 6 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.11%) Force.com
8 3 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.056%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.056%) Route 53
9 2 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.019%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.019%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 208 (3.91%) Firewall
2 100 (1.88%) WAN
3 94 (1.77%) Internet
4 90 (1.69%) Network Security
5 82 (1.54%) SAN
5 82 (1.54%) LAN
6 67 (1.26%) TCP/IP
7 49 (0.92%) VPN
8 39 (0.73%) Wireless
9 35 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
10 34 (0.64%) DHCP
11 33 (0.62%) DNS
11 33 (0.62%) NAS
12 27 (0.51%) VoIP
13 25 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (0.41%) Unified Communications
14 22 (0.41%) 4G
14 22 (0.41%) Intranet
15 19 (0.36%) LDAP
15 19 (0.36%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 107 (2.01%) Relational Database
3 84 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 65 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 62 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 59 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
8 55 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 50 (0.94%) MySQL
11 47 (0.88%) SAP BW
12 45 (0.85%) DataStage
13 44 (0.83%) Big Data
14 41 (0.77%) QlikView
15 40 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
16 38 (0.71%) Data Mining
17 35 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
18 33 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
19 30 (0.56%) MS Access
20 28 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 83 (1.56%) JIRA
2 55 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 54 (1.01%) Subversion
4 40 (0.75%) Maven
5 38 (0.71%) Git (software)
6 35 (0.66%) NUnit
7 31 (0.58%) Selenium
8 30 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 23 (0.43%) Jenkins
10 23 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
11 22 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
12 20 (0.38%) JUnit
13 17 (0.32%) SpecFlow
14 12 (0.23%) Cucumber
14 12 (0.23%) FitNesse
15 11 (0.21%) LSMW
15 11 (0.21%) Ant
16 10 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 2810 (52.79%) Finance
2 809 (15.20%) Banking
3 427 (8.02%) Legal
4 413 (7.76%) Front Office
5 391 (7.35%) Investment Banking
6 347 (6.52%) Telecoms
7 341 (6.41%) Retail
8 198 (3.72%) Marketing
9 192 (3.61%) Financial Institution
10 181 (3.40%) Back Office
11 103 (1.93%) Law
12 76 (1.43%) Advertising
13 71 (1.33%) Retail Banking
14 57 (1.07%) Billing
15 56 (1.05%) Manufacturing
16 48 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
17 42 (0.79%) Military
18 31 (0.58%) Publishing
19 29 (0.54%) Games
19 29 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 811 (15.24%) Project Manager
2 787 (14.78%) Developer
3 692 (13.00%) Consultant
4 682 (12.81%) Analyst
5 341 (6.41%) Architect
6 305 (5.73%) Senior Manager
7 260 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 222 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 206 (3.87%) SAP Consultant
10 186 (3.49%) Senior Project Manager
11 182 (3.42%) C# Developer
12 142 (2.67%) Senior Developer
13 136 (2.55%) Security Consultant
14 134 (2.52%) Infrastructure Manager
15 118 (2.22%) Risk Manager
16 114 (2.14%) Security Analyst
17 110 (2.07%) Test Manager
18 102 (1.92%) Programme Manager
19 101 (1.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
20 100 (1.88%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (6.63%) .NET
2 134 (2.52%) HTML
3 129 (2.42%) XML
4 123 (2.31%) CSS
5 117 (2.20%) WPF
6 115 (2.16%) Web Services
7 111 (2.09%) Middleware
8 104 (1.95%) ASP.NET
9 81 (1.52%) J2EE
10 75 (1.41%) HTML5
11 74 (1.39%) jQuery
12 67 (1.26%) MDX
12 67 (1.26%) .NET Framework
13 66 (1.24%) Spring
14 56 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 53 (1.00%) WinForms
16 51 (0.96%) WCF
17 46 (0.86%) Java EE
18 39 (0.73%) XSLT
19 38 (0.71%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 631 (11.85%) Management Information System
2 295 (5.54%) Derivative
3 285 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 239 (4.49%) Market Risk
5 232 (4.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 218 (4.10%) Mathematics
7 203 (3.81%) Hedge funds
8 186 (3.49%) Credit Risk
9 144 (2.71%) Equities
10 137 (2.57%) Fixed Income
11 109 (2.05%) PMI
12 100 (1.88%) Grid Computing
13 97 (1.82%) Physics
14 88 (1.65%) RMADS
15 86 (1.62%) CESG
16 77 (1.45%) Open Source
17 75 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
18 67 (1.26%) Reference Data
19 58 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
20 49 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 447 (8.40%) Windows
2 299 (5.62%) Linux
3 241 (4.53%) UNIX
4 105 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (1.47%) Solaris
6 56 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 39 (0.73%) Windows XP
9 30 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
11 25 (0.47%) Windows Vista
12 18 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 18 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.26%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.23%) Android
16 8 (0.15%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.11%) AIX
18 4 (0.075%) Debian
19 3 (0.056%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1528 (28.71%) Project Management
2 689 (12.94%) PRINCE2
3 679 (12.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 659 (12.38%) Information Security
5 570 (10.71%) ITIL
6 520 (9.77%) Change Management
7 492 (9.24%) Business Development
8 380 (7.14%) Change Control
9 379 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
10 365 (6.86%) Analytics
11 306 (5.75%) Programme Management
12 294 (5.52%) Migration
13 276 (5.19%) Business Analysis
14 255 (4.79%) Risk Assessment
15 248 (4.66%) OO
16 239 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
17 237 (4.45%) Business Continuity
18 224 (4.21%) Service Delivery
19 220 (4.13%) Software Engineering
20 216 (4.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 781 (14.67%) SQL
2 681 (12.79%) Java
3 482 (9.06%) C#
4 374 (7.03%) C++
5 191 (3.59%) Python
6 145 (2.72%) C
7 140 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 127 (2.39%) Perl
9 91 (1.71%) VBA
10 77 (1.45%) PL/SQL
11 64 (1.20%) T-SQL
12 55 (1.03%) ABAP
13 49 (0.92%) PHP
14 47 (0.88%) Ruby
15 46 (0.86%) PowerShell
16 44 (0.83%) Shell Script
17 32 (0.60%) VB.NET
18 25 (0.47%) VB
19 24 (0.45%) Groovy
20 22 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 1123 (21.10%) Degree
2 442 (8.30%) Security Cleared
3 415 (7.80%) CISSP
4 296 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 249 (4.68%) CISA
6 225 (4.23%) CISM
7 195 (3.66%) PMI Certification
8 176 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 154 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 130 (2.44%) PMP
11 117 (2.20%) ISEB
12 79 (1.48%) DV Cleared
13 66 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 63 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
15 57 (1.07%) CRISC
16 50 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
17 47 (0.88%) CIMA
18 46 (0.86%) ISTQB
19 45 (0.85%) MBA
20 43 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 401 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 359 (6.74%) QA
3 143 (2.69%) COBIT
4 140 (2.63%) PCI DSS
5 127 (2.39%) SLA
6 61 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 54 (1.01%) ISO 9001
8 50 (0.94%) JSP 440
9 47 (0.88%) Data Quality
10 30 (0.56%) EMIR
11 28 (0.53%) Solvency II
12 23 (0.43%) Basel III
12 23 (0.43%) Basel II
13 21 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
14 19 (0.36%) COSO
15 14 (0.26%) ISO 9000
15 14 (0.26%) MiFID
16 11 (0.21%) TickIT
16 11 (0.21%) CRD IV
17 10 (0.19%) IAS 39
System Software
1 114 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 113 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 31 (0.58%) XenApp
5 20 (0.38%) vSphere
6 9 (0.17%) XenServer
6 9 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.17%) vCloud
7 8 (0.15%) HDFS
7 8 (0.15%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.15%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.11%) UAG
8 6 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 5 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.094%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.075%) Nmap
10 4 (0.075%) Squid
11 2 (0.038%) Xen
12 1 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.019%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 43 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (0.51%) SCCM
3 21 (0.39%) Puppet
4 19 (0.36%) SCOM
5 16 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 16 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
6 9 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (0.17%) WSUS
7 8 (0.15%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.11%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.11%) OpenSSO
9 5 (0.094%) Control-M
10 4 (0.075%) Nessus
11 3 (0.056%) MOM
11 3 (0.056%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.038%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.038%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.038%) OpenView
Vendors
1 548 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 528 (9.92%) Oracle
3 423 (7.95%) SAP
4 157 (2.95%) SunGard
5 139 (2.61%) VMware
6 137 (2.57%) Fujitsu
7 84 (1.58%) IBM
8 83 (1.56%) Cisco
9 81 (1.52%) HP
10 72 (1.35%) Sybase
11 70 (1.32%) Bloomberg
12 68 (1.28%) Citrix
13 61 (1.15%) Informatica
14 57 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
14 57 (1.07%) TIBCO
15 54 (1.01%) CA
16 49 (0.92%) Murex
17 42 (0.79%) TOWER Software
18 39 (0.73%) Business Objects
19 33 (0.62%) Wall Street Systems
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45 - £65 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
BAE - AMS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £125k - 130k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TFL
Salary: £45,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Capita Resourcing
Salary: benefits and discounts
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