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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 133 133 132
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2437 2688 2399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.20% 2.24% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.73% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1821 1591
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +6.38%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 April 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 24 April 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
(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 -4 2216 £60,000 - 319
London -24 1050 £67,500 -3.57% 156
South East -7 438 £55,000 +10.00% 53
City of London -37 270 £67,500 -2.87% 73
North West +109 226 £50,000 -4.76% 28
Surrey +4 149 £53,750 -2.27% 11
Cheshire +68 134 £50,000 -23.07% 13
East of England -34 121 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Berkshire -13 101 £62,500 +8.69% 10
Yorkshire -25 100 £41,250 -17.50% 26
Scotland +23 91 £48,000 -4.00% 11
West Midlands -15 91 £57,500 +35.29% 10
South West 0 86 £50,000 +5.26% 17
West Yorkshire -21 75 £43,000 -21.81% 19
Manchester +42 73 £45,000 +8.76% 11
Crewe +24 72 - - 6
East Midlands +25 66 £50,000 +10.74% 17
Reading +3 63 £62,500 +8.69% 4
Egham -6 63 - - 2
Hampshire -8 58 £65,000 +56.62% 12
Buckinghamshire +11 52 £60,000 +26.31% 6
Glasgow +29 50 £48,000 -12.72% 4
Milton Keynes +3 46 £60,000 +30.43% 6
Birmingham -4 43 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Cambridgeshire -17 42 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Leeds -41 37 £45,000 -17.43% 10
Cambridge -1 35 £47,500 +5.55% 3
West Sussex +32 33 £40,000 -28.88% 3
Edinburgh +5 33 £47,500 +4.97% 7
Hertfordshire -10 32 £43,750 -27.08% 6

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2103 (47.31%) Finance
2 1219 (27.42%) Project Management
3 879 (19.78%) Information Security
4 872 (19.62%) Degree
5 710 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
6 696 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 673 (15.14%) PRINCE2
8 656 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
9 612 (13.77%) Banking
10 595 (13.39%) SQL
11 590 (13.27%) Management Information System
12 562 (12.64%) ITIL
13 560 (12.60%) CISSP
14 528 (11.88%) Microsoft
15 494 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 463 (10.42%) Change Management
17 404 (9.09%) Legal
18 396 (8.91%) Windows
19 389 (8.75%) Retail
20 382 (8.59%) Java
21 369 (8.30%) Oracle
22 367 (8.26%) MS Excel
23 357 (8.03%) CISM
24 339 (7.63%) SQL Server
25 322 (7.24%) C#
26 317 (7.13%) Security Cleared
27 292 (6.57%) SAP
27 292 (6.57%) Business Development
28 286 (6.43%) Coaching
29 283 (6.37%) Service Delivery

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 141 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 96 (2.16%) IIS
3 66 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 63 (1.42%) SAS
5 58 (1.30%) Apache
6 56 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 47 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
8 41 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 35 (0.79%) Lync
10 19 (0.43%) MQSeries
11 14 (0.31%) JBoss
11 14 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.22%) Node.js
12 10 (0.22%) CMS
13 9 (0.20%) Confluence
14 7 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (0.16%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.16%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 367 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 171 (3.85%) MS Project
3 152 (3.42%) MS Office
4 91 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 67 (1.51%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.38%) SPSS
7 13 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.090%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.045%) EViews
10 2 (0.045%) SmartSuite
11 1 (0.022%) Maya
11 1 (0.022%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 71 (1.60%) SAP FI
1 71 (1.60%) SAP CO
1 71 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 62 (1.39%) SAP FSCM
3 47 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 43 (0.97%) RMDS
5 23 (0.52%) Summit
6 21 (0.47%) SAP MDM
7 14 (0.31%) Primavera
7 14 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 14 (0.31%) thinkFolio
8 13 (0.29%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 13 (0.29%) Endur
8 13 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
9 12 (0.27%) Markit EDM
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
11 10 (0.22%) ION MarketView
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 64 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (1.19%) SaaS
3 40 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.16%) Office 365
5 7 (0.16%) IaaS
6 6 (0.13%) Force.com
7 5 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.090%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.090%) PaaS
9 2 (0.045%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.045%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.045%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.022%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 217 (4.88%) Firewall
2 173 (3.89%) Wireless
3 167 (3.76%) WAN
4 114 (2.56%) LAN
5 101 (2.27%) Network Security
6 94 (2.11%) Internet
7 87 (1.96%) SAN
8 65 (1.46%) TCP/IP
9 61 (1.37%) VPN
10 55 (1.24%) HTTP
11 49 (1.10%) NAS
12 47 (1.06%) Multicast
13 40 (0.90%) FCoE
13 40 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
13 40 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
14 36 (0.81%) MPLS
15 30 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
16 27 (0.61%) DNS
17 25 (0.56%) SSL
18 22 (0.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 74 (1.66%) Hadoop
3 73 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 59 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 52 (1.17%) Big Data
5 52 (1.17%) DB2
5 52 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (1.12%) HBase
7 45 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
7 45 (1.01%) DataStage
8 41 (0.92%) Data Mining
9 38 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 37 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 32 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (0.49%) MySQL
14 21 (0.47%) QlikView
15 20 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (0.40%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 84 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 40 (0.90%) NUnit
4 33 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
5 24 (0.54%) JIRA
6 23 (0.52%) Selenium
7 22 (0.49%) Subversion
8 14 (0.31%) Git (software)
9 13 (0.29%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
11 9 (0.20%) NuGet
12 8 (0.18%) Maven
12 8 (0.18%) ClearCase
12 8 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.16%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.13%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.13%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 4 (0.090%) MSI
General
1 2103 (47.31%) Finance
2 612 (13.77%) Banking
3 404 (9.09%) Legal
4 389 (8.75%) Retail
5 275 (6.19%) Front Office
6 246 (5.53%) Investment Banking
7 213 (4.79%) Financial Institution
8 194 (4.36%) Telecoms
9 163 (3.67%) Marketing
10 134 (3.01%) Back Office
11 80 (1.80%) Manufacturing
12 79 (1.78%) Law
13 43 (0.97%) Games
14 41 (0.92%) Retail Banking
15 39 (0.88%) German Language
16 35 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
17 33 (0.74%) Publishing
17 33 (0.74%) Billing
17 33 (0.74%) Electronics
18 25 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 746 (16.78%) Project Manager
2 582 (13.09%) Analyst
3 477 (10.73%) Consultant
4 470 (10.57%) Developer
5 247 (5.56%) Architect
6 189 (4.25%) Business Analyst
7 171 (3.85%) Security Manager
8 170 (3.82%) Senior Manager
9 137 (3.08%) Security Consultant
10 132 (2.97%) Risk Manager
11 121 (2.72%) Java Developer
12 120 (2.70%) Security Analyst
13 109 (2.45%) SAP Consultant
14 108 (2.43%) Senior Project Manager
14 108 (2.43%) Programme Manager
15 107 (2.41%) Information Manager
16 97 (2.18%) Security Officer
17 91 (2.05%) Information Security Manager
18 90 (2.02%) C# Developer
19 87 (1.96%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (6.21%) .NET
2 174 (3.91%) HTML
3 111 (2.50%) XML
4 110 (2.47%) Middleware
5 101 (2.27%) Web Services
6 92 (2.07%) CSS
7 86 (1.93%) HTML5
8 77 (1.73%) WCF
9 75 (1.69%) WPF
10 67 (1.51%) ASP.NET
11 56 (1.26%) Ultra Messaging
12 49 (1.10%) XSLT
13 43 (0.97%) .NET Framework
13 43 (0.97%) jQuery
14 42 (0.94%) Rendezvous
15 40 (0.90%) J2EE
16 35 (0.79%) SOAP
16 35 (0.79%) CSS3
17 34 (0.76%) JSP
17 34 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 710 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
2 590 (13.27%) Management Information System
3 262 (5.89%) Computer Science
4 235 (5.29%) Derivative
5 193 (4.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 134 (3.01%) Equities
7 131 (2.95%) Mathematics
8 112 (2.52%) Fixed Income
9 105 (2.36%) Credit Risk
10 86 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 82 (1.84%) Hedge funds
12 75 (1.69%) PMI
13 67 (1.51%) CESG
14 65 (1.46%) RMADS
14 65 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
15 62 (1.39%) Statistics
16 61 (1.37%) Market Risk
17 57 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
18 50 (1.12%) GIS
19 46 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 396 (8.91%) Windows
2 256 (5.76%) UNIX
3 190 (4.27%) Linux
4 71 (1.60%) Solaris
5 38 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 20 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.40%) Windows XP
11 17 (0.38%) Android
12 10 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.18%) AIX
14 7 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.13%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.13%) CentOS
16 3 (0.067%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1219 (27.42%) Project Management
2 879 (19.78%) Information Security
3 696 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 673 (15.14%) PRINCE2
5 656 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
6 562 (12.64%) ITIL
7 463 (10.42%) Change Management
8 292 (6.57%) Business Development
9 286 (6.43%) Coaching
10 283 (6.37%) Service Delivery
11 282 (6.34%) Programme Management
12 278 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 267 (6.01%) Business Analysis
14 266 (5.98%) Service Management
15 256 (5.76%) Change Control
16 251 (5.65%) Risk Assessment
17 220 (4.95%) Business Continuity
17 220 (4.95%) Security Management
18 216 (4.86%) Analytics
19 198 (4.45%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 595 (13.39%) SQL
2 382 (8.59%) Java
3 322 (7.24%) C#
4 192 (4.32%) JavaScript
5 174 (3.91%) C++
6 129 (2.90%) VBA
7 112 (2.52%) C
8 68 (1.53%) Python
9 55 (1.24%) Perl
10 53 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 39 (0.88%) VB
12 32 (0.72%) PowerShell
13 29 (0.65%) R
14 27 (0.61%) VB.NET
15 24 (0.54%) PHP
15 24 (0.54%) PL/SQL
16 16 (0.36%) Ruby
17 15 (0.34%) XPath
17 15 (0.34%) Scala
18 13 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 872 (19.62%) Degree
2 560 (12.60%) CISSP
3 357 (8.03%) CISM
4 317 (7.13%) Security Cleared
5 219 (4.93%) SC Cleared
6 213 (4.79%) CISA
7 206 (4.63%) PMI Certification
8 162 (3.64%) PMP
9 113 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 106 (2.38%) CRISC
11 103 (2.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 75 (1.69%) DV Cleared
13 70 (1.57%) ISEB
14 67 (1.51%) CIMA
15 60 (1.35%) CEH
16 59 (1.33%) ACCA
17 57 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
18 51 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
19 50 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
20 36 (0.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 494 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 232 (5.22%) QA
3 226 (5.08%) PCI DSS
4 150 (3.37%) COBIT
5 116 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 113 (2.54%) SLA
7 44 (0.99%) EMIR
8 40 (0.90%) ISO 9001
9 30 (0.67%) Data Quality
9 30 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
10 29 (0.65%) ISO 14001
11 27 (0.61%) MiFID
12 26 (0.58%) CRD IV
13 22 (0.49%) ISO 9000
14 20 (0.45%) COSO
15 19 (0.43%) Solvency II
16 16 (0.36%) JSP 440
17 12 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
18 9 (0.20%) Basel II
19 6 (0.13%) IAS 39
System Software
1 88 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 40 (0.90%) NFS
4 40 (0.90%) SRDF
5 17 (0.38%) Snort
6 15 (0.34%) HDFS
7 13 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.16%) Terminal Server
9 6 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.11%) XenApp
11 4 (0.090%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.090%) vSphere
12 2 (0.045%) vCloud
12 2 (0.045%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.045%) OpenSSH
13 1 (0.022%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.022%) Postfix
13 1 (0.022%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.022%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 22 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (0.20%) Nessus
4 7 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (0.13%) SCOM
6 5 (0.11%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.11%) Nmap
7 4 (0.090%) Control-M
7 4 (0.090%) SCCM
8 3 (0.067%) OpenView
8 3 (0.067%) WSUS
8 3 (0.067%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.067%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (0.067%) Puppet
8 3 (0.067%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.045%) Oozie
9 2 (0.045%) Graphite
9 2 (0.045%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.045%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 528 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 369 (8.30%) Oracle
3 292 (6.57%) SAP
4 162 (3.64%) Cisco
5 122 (2.74%) Sybase
6 103 (2.32%) IBM
7 96 (2.16%) VMware
8 85 (1.91%) TOWER Software
9 65 (1.46%) EMC
10 64 (1.44%) NetApp
11 63 (1.42%) Informatica
12 58 (1.30%) TIBCO
13 53 (1.19%) SunGard
14 44 (0.99%) HP
14 44 (0.99%) Intel
14 44 (0.99%) Citrix
15 41 (0.92%) DataSynapse
15 41 (0.92%) Wall Street Systems
16 38 (0.85%) McAfee
17 34 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £57,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago