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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 133 115 131
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2441 2585 2467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.12% 2.37% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.98% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1648 1968
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.65%

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
93065 86613 92507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.64% 79.38% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74277 70760 78574
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -18 2248 £58,225 +5.86% 297
London -28 1112 £70,000 +7.69% 158
South East +13 550 £52,500 +5.00% 54
City of London -19 309 £67,500 - 83
Surrey +4 177 £47,500 -13.63% 9
Hampshire +26 145 £52,500 -0.94% 8
East of England +41 143 £48,750 +8.33% 20
South West -3 125 £48,750 +5.97% 10
Berkshire +7 118 £65,000 +30.00% 16
North West -34 104 £46,000 - 25
Basingstoke +42 95 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Scotland -12 89 £55,000 - 13
Yorkshire -63 85 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Egham -3 68 £37,500 -34.78%
Reading +8 65 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Yorkshire -57 54 £42,500 - 10
Glasgow -6 51 £55,000 - 4
Cheshire -18 50 £45,000 +5.88% 11
East Midlands -24 47 £42,500 -10.99% 8
Manchester -12 46 £47,500 +3.26% 8
West Midlands -25 46 £50,000 +12.99% 3
Essex +22 45 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Leeds -29 45 £43,750 +2.94% 8
Wiltshire +18 44 £52,500 +110.00% 2
Hertfordshire +9 43 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Bristol -1 37 £58,065 +33.48% 4
Swindon +30 35 £52,500 +8.24% 1
Kent +15 34 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Reigate -1 30 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Guildford +26 29 £53,750 -8.51% 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2758 (52.22%) Finance
2 1563 (29.60%) Project Management
3 1094 (20.72%) Degree
4 763 (14.45%) SQL
5 760 (14.39%) Banking
6 709 (13.43%) PRINCE2
7 705 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 686 (12.99%) Java
9 680 (12.88%) Information Security
10 622 (11.78%) Management Information System
11 578 (10.94%) Microsoft
12 544 (10.30%) ITIL
13 522 (9.88%) Oracle
14 521 (9.87%) Change Management
15 500 (9.47%) Business Development
16 466 (8.82%) C#
17 457 (8.65%) Windows
18 447 (8.46%) Legal
19 439 (8.31%) Security Cleared
20 429 (8.12%) MS Excel
21 418 (7.92%) CISSP
22 411 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 407 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
23 407 (7.71%) SQL Server
24 406 (7.69%) SAP
25 405 (7.67%) Front Office
26 371 (7.03%) Change Control
27 367 (6.95%) Telecoms
28 359 (6.80%) .NET
29 356 (6.74%) Investment Banking

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 135 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 86 (1.63%) SAS
3 61 (1.16%) NetWeaver
4 47 (0.89%) IIS
4 47 (0.89%) MQSeries
5 36 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 32 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 31 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
7 31 (0.59%) Apache
7 31 (0.59%) WebLogic
8 27 (0.51%) MS Project Server
9 25 (0.47%) CMS
10 23 (0.44%) Tomcat
11 15 (0.28%) Confluence
11 15 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (0.21%) SAP Portal
12 11 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (0.21%) NServiceBus
12 11 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 429 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 233 (4.41%) MS Project
3 165 (3.12%) MS Office
4 137 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 92 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.25%) 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 (0.095%) FastStats
12 4 (0.076%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.057%) Open Workbench
14 2 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.038%) RoboHelp
14 2 (0.038%) SmartSuite
14 2 (0.038%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 63 (1.19%) SAP FI
1 63 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
1 63 (1.19%) SAP CO
2 38 (0.72%) SAP FSCM
3 31 (0.59%) SunGard APT
4 27 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 27 (0.51%) Endur
5 26 (0.49%) SAP MDM
6 23 (0.44%) SAP GRC
7 21 (0.40%) SAP BPC
8 20 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
8 20 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
9 19 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
10 18 (0.34%) RMDS
11 17 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 17 (0.32%) SAP ERP
12 12 (0.23%) ZaiNet
12 12 (0.23%) SAP Business One
12 12 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (0.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (1.38%) SaaS
2 57 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (0.74%) Office 365
4 22 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.15%) IaaS
6 7 (0.13%) PaaS
7 6 (0.11%) Force.com
8 5 (0.095%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.057%) Route 53
9 3 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.019%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 196 (3.71%) Firewall
2 96 (1.82%) WAN
3 88 (1.67%) Network Security
4 86 (1.63%) Internet
5 76 (1.44%) LAN
6 75 (1.42%) SAN
7 68 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 52 (0.98%) Wireless
9 44 (0.83%) VPN
10 34 (0.64%) DHCP
11 32 (0.61%) DNS
12 29 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 28 (0.53%) NAS
14 23 (0.44%) Intranet
15 22 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (0.40%) VoIP
17 18 (0.34%) MPLS
18 17 (0.32%) Unified Communications
19 16 (0.30%) NetScaler
20 15 (0.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 407 (7.71%) SQL Server
2 96 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 94 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 66 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 54 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 53 (1.00%) Big Data
9 51 (0.97%) MySQL
9 51 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 51 (0.97%) DataStage
10 49 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 46 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
12 43 (0.81%) SAP BW
13 40 (0.76%) QlikView
14 34 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
14 34 (0.64%) Data Mining
14 34 (0.64%) MS Access
15 30 (0.57%) Hadoop
15 30 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 86 (1.63%) JIRA
2 57 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 53 (1.00%) Subversion
4 44 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 40 (0.76%) Maven
6 37 (0.70%) NUnit
7 35 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (0.51%) Selenium
9 26 (0.49%) TeamCity
9 26 (0.49%) Rhino Mocks
10 23 (0.44%) SpecFlow
11 21 (0.40%) Jenkins
12 20 (0.38%) JUnit
13 18 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
14 15 (0.28%) LSMW
15 12 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
16 11 (0.21%) LoadRunner
16 11 (0.21%) Cucumber
17 10 (0.19%) Ant
17 10 (0.19%) FitNesse
General
1 2758 (52.22%) Finance
2 760 (14.39%) Banking
3 447 (8.46%) Legal
4 405 (7.67%) Front Office
5 367 (6.95%) Telecoms
6 356 (6.74%) Investment Banking
7 348 (6.59%) Retail
8 196 (3.71%) Financial Institution
9 182 (3.45%) Marketing
10 164 (3.11%) Back Office
11 113 (2.14%) Law
12 75 (1.42%) Advertising
13 72 (1.36%) Billing
14 60 (1.14%) Retail Banking
15 54 (1.02%) Manufacturing
16 49 (0.93%) Military
17 43 (0.81%) Publishing
18 32 (0.61%) Games
19 31 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
20 30 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 839 (15.89%) Project Manager
2 792 (15.00%) Developer
3 678 (12.84%) Analyst
4 667 (12.63%) Consultant
5 310 (5.87%) Senior Manager
6 306 (5.79%) Architect
7 276 (5.23%) Java Developer
8 205 (3.88%) Business Analyst
9 189 (3.58%) Senior Project Manager
9 189 (3.58%) SAP Consultant
10 170 (3.22%) C# Developer
11 162 (3.07%) Senior Developer
12 146 (2.76%) Security Consultant
13 141 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
14 134 (2.54%) Risk Manager
15 119 (2.25%) Security Analyst
16 112 (2.12%) Security Manager
17 109 (2.06%) Test Manager
18 107 (2.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
19 97 (1.84%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (6.80%) .NET
2 143 (2.71%) HTML
3 125 (2.37%) Web Services
3 125 (2.37%) XML
4 122 (2.31%) CSS
5 118 (2.23%) WPF
6 113 (2.14%) Middleware
7 109 (2.06%) ASP.NET
8 82 (1.55%) .NET Framework
9 80 (1.51%) Spring
10 79 (1.50%) J2EE
11 78 (1.48%) HTML5
12 66 (1.25%) jQuery
13 60 (1.14%) WCF
14 58 (1.10%) WinForms
15 57 (1.08%) MDX
15 57 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 51 (0.97%) Java EE
17 41 (0.78%) CSS3
18 37 (0.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 622 (11.78%) Management Information System
2 295 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 269 (5.09%) Derivative
4 231 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 225 (4.26%) Market Risk
6 224 (4.24%) Mathematics
7 179 (3.39%) Credit Risk
8 154 (2.92%) Hedge funds
9 129 (2.44%) Equities
10 123 (2.33%) PMI
11 117 (2.22%) Fixed Income
12 97 (1.84%) Grid Computing
13 94 (1.78%) CESG
14 92 (1.74%) Physics
15 90 (1.70%) RMADS
16 87 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
17 72 (1.36%) Open Source
18 61 (1.16%) Reference Data
19 56 (1.06%) Statistics
20 53 (1.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 457 (8.65%) Windows
2 284 (5.38%) Linux
3 248 (4.70%) UNIX
4 97 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (1.29%) Solaris
6 50 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 34 (0.64%) Windows XP
9 31 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
11 21 (0.40%) Windows Vista
12 17 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.19%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.17%) Android
17 8 (0.15%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.15%) AIX
18 3 (0.057%) HPUX
18 3 (0.057%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1563 (29.60%) Project Management
2 709 (13.43%) PRINCE2
3 705 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 680 (12.88%) Information Security
5 544 (10.30%) ITIL
6 521 (9.87%) Change Management
7 500 (9.47%) Business Development
8 407 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
9 371 (7.03%) Change Control
10 354 (6.70%) Analytics
11 309 (5.85%) Migration
12 280 (5.30%) Programme Management
13 272 (5.15%) Risk Assessment
14 252 (4.77%) Business Analysis
15 241 (4.56%) Business Continuity
16 235 (4.45%) Service Delivery
17 231 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
18 229 (4.34%) OO
18 229 (4.34%) Software Engineering
19 214 (4.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 763 (14.45%) SQL
2 686 (12.99%) Java
3 466 (8.82%) C#
4 354 (6.70%) C++
5 188 (3.56%) Python
6 174 (3.29%) C
7 139 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 122 (2.31%) Perl
9 90 (1.70%) VBA
10 75 (1.42%) T-SQL
11 73 (1.38%) PL/SQL
12 56 (1.06%) ABAP
13 48 (0.91%) PHP
14 42 (0.80%) Ruby
15 41 (0.78%) PowerShell
16 39 (0.74%) Shell Script
17 35 (0.66%) VB.NET
18 33 (0.62%) VB
19 22 (0.42%) Groovy
19 22 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 1094 (20.72%) Degree
2 439 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 418 (7.92%) CISSP
4 300 (5.68%) SC Cleared
5 239 (4.53%) CISM
6 236 (4.47%) CISA
7 219 (4.15%) PMI Certification
8 164 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 156 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 130 (2.46%) PMP
11 118 (2.23%) ISEB
12 74 (1.40%) DV Cleared
13 69 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 59 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
15 54 (1.02%) CRISC
16 44 (0.83%) CCNA
17 42 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
17 42 (0.80%) ISTQB
17 42 (0.80%) MBA
18 38 (0.72%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 348 (6.59%) QA
3 159 (3.01%) PCI DSS
4 158 (2.99%) COBIT
5 120 (2.27%) SLA
6 74 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 51 (0.97%) ISO 9001
7 51 (0.97%) JSP 440
8 45 (0.85%) Data Quality
9 30 (0.57%) Solvency II
10 29 (0.55%) EMIR
11 27 (0.51%) Basel II
12 24 (0.45%) COSO
12 24 (0.45%) Basel III
13 20 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
14 14 (0.27%) MiFID
15 12 (0.23%) IAS 39
15 12 (0.23%) IAS 32
16 11 (0.21%) TickIT
17 10 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 105 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 94 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (0.64%) XenApp
4 33 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.38%) vSphere
6 10 (0.19%) XenServer
6 10 (0.19%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.15%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.15%) vCloud
7 8 (0.15%) HDFS
8 7 (0.13%) VMware Server
8 7 (0.13%) RACF
8 7 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (0.13%) UAG
9 6 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.076%) Nmap
11 3 (0.057%) Squid
12 2 (0.038%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.019%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 40 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.45%) SCCM
3 18 (0.34%) Puppet
4 17 (0.32%) SCOM
5 16 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 14 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
7 13 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (0.15%) WSUS
9 7 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (0.13%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.13%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.13%) Nessus
10 6 (0.11%) Control-M
11 5 (0.095%) OpenSSO
12 3 (0.057%) MOM
13 2 (0.038%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.038%) OpenView
13 2 (0.038%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.038%) Cacti
Vendors
1 578 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 522 (9.88%) Oracle
3 406 (7.69%) SAP
4 132 (2.50%) Fujitsu
5 121 (2.29%) VMware
6 116 (2.20%) SunGard
7 97 (1.84%) IBM
8 89 (1.69%) Cisco
9 77 (1.46%) HP
10 73 (1.38%) Sybase
11 69 (1.31%) Informatica
11 69 (1.31%) Bloomberg
12 63 (1.19%) Citrix
13 60 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
14 59 (1.12%) TIBCO
15 51 (0.97%) TOWER Software
16 49 (0.93%) CA
16 49 (0.93%) Murex
17 36 (0.68%) Business Objects
18 35 (0.66%) Wall Street Systems
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + pension + shares +++
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £53k per year + flexi benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Salary - Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Salary - Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Network ITR
Salary: 50k to 55k per year GBP
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: Dependent Upon Experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: Dependent Upon Experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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