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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 135 137 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2358 2329 2465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.14% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.63% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1624 1876
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -

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
92338 88528 90356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.52% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74520 72722 76092
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +2 2183 £58,225 +1.26% 301
London -6 1109 £65,000 - 135
South East +13 469 £52,500 +12.29% 44
City of London -4 298 £65,000 - 45
Surrey 0 164 £52,500 +1.94% 6
North West +27 163 £48,750 -2.50% 41
East of England +43 129 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Berkshire +47 126 £60,000 +22.44% 9
Scotland 0 105 £48,600 -4.70% 9
South West -12 84 £54,500 +9.00% 15
Hampshire -9 83 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Yorkshire -34 81 £47,500 +4.39% 22
Manchester +23 75 £63,250 +24.63% 17
Cheshire -1 73 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Reading +41 72 £47,500 -9.95% 1
West Midlands -44 61 £51,000 +20.00% 15
Edinburgh +5 58 £47,500 +5.55% 6
East Midlands -8 56 £55,000 +15.78% 10
Hertfordshire +19 50 £62,000 +34.05% 7
West Yorkshire -41 50 £50,000 +12.99% 15
Egham -11 47 £37,500 -34.78%
Leeds -34 42 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Reigate +8 40 £47,500 -17.39%
Cambridgeshire +14 39 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Bristol +10 36 £58,225 +45.56% 7
Oxfordshire +25 35 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Cambridge +25 33 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Birmingham -14 32 £55,000 +46.66% 8
Leicestershire - 32 £55,000 - 3
Guildford +10 31 £60,000 +17.07% 3

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2444 (48.84%) Finance
2 1482 (29.62%) Project Management
3 941 (18.80%) Degree
4 882 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
5 757 (15.13%) SQL
6 752 (15.03%) Banking
7 724 (14.47%) PRINCE2
8 691 (13.81%) Information Security
9 684 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 607 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
11 575 (11.49%) Java
12 538 (10.75%) Microsoft
13 537 (10.73%) Management Information System
14 508 (10.15%) ITIL
15 496 (9.91%) Oracle
16 478 (9.55%) Business Development
17 458 (9.15%) Change Management
18 441 (8.81%) CISSP
19 440 (8.79%) Legal
20 438 (8.75%) Windows
21 421 (8.41%) C#
22 396 (7.91%) MS Excel
23 388 (7.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 382 (7.63%) SQL Server
25 373 (7.45%) Security Cleared
26 366 (7.31%) SAP
27 355 (7.09%) Front Office
28 347 (6.93%) Retail
29 340 (6.79%) Coaching
30 326 (6.51%) Telecoms

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 154 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 61 (1.22%) SAS
3 46 (0.92%) IIS
4 40 (0.80%) MQSeries
5 34 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 33 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 31 (0.62%) NetWeaver
8 26 (0.52%) MS Project Server
8 26 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
8 26 (0.52%) Apache
9 23 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 22 (0.44%) MS Exchange
11 19 (0.38%) JBoss
12 16 (0.32%) Confluence
13 11 (0.22%) CMS
14 9 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (0.16%) GemFire
15 8 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 396 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 224 (4.48%) MS Project
3 155 (3.10%) MS Office
4 110 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 98 (1.96%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.16%) Mingle
7 8 (0.16%) SPSS
8 6 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.080%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.080%) SmartSuite
10 3 (0.060%) InDesign
10 3 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.060%) FastStats
11 2 (0.040%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.040%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.040%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.040%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.020%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 67 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
1 67 (1.34%) SAP FI
1 67 (1.34%) SAP CO
2 50 (1.00%) Endur
3 49 (0.98%) SAP FSCM
4 36 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 29 (0.58%) SAP GRC
7 28 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
8 26 (0.52%) SAP MDM
9 25 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
10 20 (0.40%) SAP ERP
11 19 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
12 18 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
13 17 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
14 16 (0.32%) SAP BPC
14 16 (0.32%) RMDS
15 14 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 12 (0.24%) ZaiNet
17 11 (0.22%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 74 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (1.20%) SaaS
3 43 (0.86%) Office 365
4 11 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.14%) Force.com
7 6 (0.12%) IaaS
8 5 (0.100%) PaaS
9 4 (0.080%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.060%) Route 53
10 3 (0.060%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.060%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.040%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.040%) GitHub
12 1 (0.020%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 188 (3.76%) Firewall
2 90 (1.80%) Network Security
3 87 (1.74%) Wireless
4 82 (1.64%) WAN
5 67 (1.34%) TCP/IP
6 64 (1.28%) Internet
7 61 (1.22%) LAN
8 46 (0.92%) VPN
9 44 (0.88%) SAN
10 38 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
11 26 (0.52%) DHCP
12 23 (0.46%) DNS
13 21 (0.42%) VoIP
14 20 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (0.40%) MPLS
15 15 (0.30%) HTTP
16 14 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (0.28%) Intranet
17 13 (0.26%) SSL
18 12 (0.24%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 86 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 85 (1.70%) Relational Database
4 77 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 68 (1.36%) Big Data
6 67 (1.34%) Oracle Database
7 65 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 59 (1.18%) DataStage
9 56 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 54 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
11 47 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 44 (0.88%) MySQL
13 36 (0.72%) RDBMS
14 34 (0.68%) Hadoop
15 33 (0.66%) SAP BW
16 32 (0.64%) MS Access
17 28 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
17 28 (0.56%) Data Mining
18 27 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
18 27 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 73 (1.46%) JIRA
2 61 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 58 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 52 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 46 (0.92%) Subversion
6 45 (0.90%) Maven
7 43 (0.86%) SpecFlow
8 37 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
9 35 (0.70%) NUnit
10 25 (0.50%) Selenium
11 24 (0.48%) LSMW
11 24 (0.48%) JUnit
12 22 (0.44%) TeamCity
13 19 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
13 19 (0.38%) Jenkins
14 12 (0.24%) ReSharper
14 12 (0.24%) LoadRunner
14 12 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (0.22%) Ant
15 11 (0.22%) Cucumber
General
1 2444 (48.84%) Finance
2 752 (15.03%) Banking
3 440 (8.79%) Legal
4 355 (7.09%) Front Office
5 347 (6.93%) Retail
6 326 (6.51%) Telecoms
7 308 (6.16%) Investment Banking
8 187 (3.74%) Financial Institution
9 164 (3.28%) Marketing
10 128 (2.56%) Back Office
11 104 (2.08%) Law
12 81 (1.62%) Billing
13 74 (1.48%) Advertising
14 46 (0.92%) Retail Banking
15 45 (0.90%) Military
16 42 (0.84%) Publishing
17 41 (0.82%) Manufacturing
18 25 (0.50%) French Language
18 25 (0.50%) German Language
19 22 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 796 (15.91%) Project Manager
2 705 (14.09%) Developer
3 640 (12.79%) Analyst
4 545 (10.89%) Consultant
5 294 (5.88%) Architect
6 234 (4.68%) Java Developer
6 234 (4.68%) Senior Manager
7 210 (4.20%) Business Analyst
8 160 (3.20%) SAP Consultant
9 156 (3.12%) Senior Developer
10 146 (2.92%) Security Consultant
11 142 (2.84%) Risk Manager
12 128 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
13 122 (2.44%) Security Manager
13 122 (2.44%) C# Developer
14 117 (2.34%) Test Manager
15 112 (2.24%) Security Analyst
16 108 (2.16%) Programme Manager
17 107 (2.14%) Infrastructure Manager
18 92 (1.84%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (6.49%) .NET
2 140 (2.80%) HTML
3 127 (2.54%) Web Services
4 124 (2.48%) XML
5 102 (2.04%) CSS
6 100 (2.00%) ASP.NET
7 99 (1.98%) Middleware
8 92 (1.84%) WPF
9 89 (1.78%) .NET Framework
10 83 (1.66%) Spring
11 71 (1.42%) HTML5
11 71 (1.42%) J2EE
12 67 (1.34%) WCF
13 54 (1.08%) WinForms
14 51 (1.02%) Java EE
15 47 (0.94%) SOAP
16 45 (0.90%) jQuery
17 43 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
18 38 (0.76%) RESTful
19 36 (0.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 607 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
2 537 (10.73%) Management Information System
3 289 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 216 (4.32%) Mathematics
5 212 (4.24%) Derivative
6 186 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 179 (3.58%) Market Risk
8 138 (2.76%) PMI
9 129 (2.58%) Credit Risk
10 108 (2.16%) Fixed Income
11 99 (1.98%) CESG
12 97 (1.94%) Equities
13 92 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
14 87 (1.74%) RMADS
15 78 (1.56%) Physics
16 75 (1.50%) Hedge funds
17 69 (1.38%) Grid Computing
18 64 (1.28%) Algorithms
19 60 (1.20%) Open Source
20 53 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 438 (8.75%) Windows
2 263 (5.26%) UNIX
3 261 (5.22%) Linux
4 83 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (0.98%) Solaris
6 45 (0.90%) Windows 7
7 42 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (0.46%) Windows XP
10 19 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.36%) Windows Vista
12 15 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 15 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.28%) AIX
14 11 (0.22%) Android
15 5 (0.100%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.080%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.040%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.040%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1482 (29.62%) Project Management
2 882 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
3 724 (14.47%) PRINCE2
4 691 (13.81%) Information Security
5 684 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 508 (10.15%) ITIL
7 478 (9.55%) Business Development
8 458 (9.15%) Change Management
9 340 (6.79%) Coaching
10 290 (5.80%) Change Control
11 249 (4.98%) Migration
12 246 (4.92%) Service Delivery
13 245 (4.90%) Analytics
14 241 (4.82%) Line Management
15 240 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
16 239 (4.78%) Service Management
16 239 (4.78%) Programme Management
17 236 (4.72%) Business Analysis
18 233 (4.66%) Mentoring
19 228 (4.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 757 (15.13%) SQL
2 575 (11.49%) Java
3 421 (8.41%) C#
4 274 (5.48%) C++
5 196 (3.92%) Python
6 174 (3.48%) C
7 134 (2.68%) JavaScript
8 103 (2.06%) Perl
9 95 (1.90%) VBA
10 86 (1.72%) T-SQL
11 76 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 56 (1.12%) ABAP
13 49 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 39 (0.78%) PHP
15 38 (0.76%) Ruby
15 38 (0.76%) VB
16 37 (0.74%) VB.NET
17 33 (0.66%) Shell Script
18 18 (0.36%) Groovy
19 16 (0.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 941 (18.80%) Degree
2 441 (8.81%) CISSP
3 373 (7.45%) Security Cleared
4 262 (5.24%) SC Cleared
5 258 (5.16%) CISM
6 242 (4.84%) PMI Certification
7 221 (4.42%) CISA
8 143 (2.86%) PMP
9 137 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 122 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 87 (1.74%) ISEB
12 64 (1.28%) DV Cleared
13 62 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 54 (1.08%) CRISC
15 53 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
16 48 (0.96%) CEH
17 44 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
18 34 (0.68%) APMP
19 32 (0.64%) ISTQB
20 31 (0.62%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 388 (7.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 303 (6.06%) QA
3 200 (4.00%) PCI DSS
4 142 (2.84%) SLA
5 135 (2.70%) COBIT
6 87 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 49 (0.98%) Data Quality
8 45 (0.90%) JSP 440
9 39 (0.78%) ISO 9001
10 38 (0.76%) Solvency II
11 33 (0.66%) Basel II
12 26 (0.52%) EMIR
13 24 (0.48%) COSO
13 24 (0.48%) Basel III
14 16 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
15 15 (0.30%) MiFID
16 11 (0.22%) IAS 39
16 11 (0.22%) IAS 32
17 9 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
18 8 (0.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 87 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 70 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.48%) XenApp
4 17 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.30%) vSphere
6 11 (0.22%) HDFS
7 8 (0.16%) Nmap
7 8 (0.16%) RACF
8 7 (0.14%) UAG
8 7 (0.14%) VMware Server
8 7 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 6 (0.12%) vCloud
9 6 (0.12%) Snort
10 5 (0.100%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.100%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.080%) XenServer
11 4 (0.080%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.060%) Platform Symphony
13 2 (0.040%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 47 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.36%) SCCM
3 15 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 15 (0.30%) Nessus
4 10 (0.20%) SCOM
5 9 (0.18%) WSUS
6 8 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
7 7 (0.14%) Control-M
7 7 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (0.12%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.100%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.100%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (0.100%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.100%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.080%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.080%) Netcool
10 4 (0.080%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 3 (0.060%) Puppet
11 3 (0.060%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 538 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 496 (9.91%) Oracle
3 366 (7.31%) SAP
4 97 (1.94%) IBM
5 92 (1.84%) VMware
6 90 (1.80%) Fujitsu
7 88 (1.76%) Cisco
8 79 (1.58%) Sybase
9 74 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 71 (1.42%) Informatica
11 69 (1.38%) SunGard
12 63 (1.26%) TOWER Software
13 62 (1.24%) HP
14 57 (1.14%) OpenLink
15 51 (1.02%) TIBCO
15 51 (1.02%) Murex
16 45 (0.90%) Citrix
17 44 (0.88%) Bloomberg
18 29 (0.58%) Business Objects
19 27 (0.54%) CheckPoint
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package + 15% of s
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £125000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
University of Greenwich
Salary: From £31,342 to £36,309 per annum + £4,452 London weighting per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday