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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 129 131 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2518 2626 2564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.30% 2.24% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 2.71% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1750 1584
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
92977 96911 88131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.84% 82.75% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76104 78052 72123
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 2278 £60,000 +4.34% 346
London +8 1175 £70,000 - 202
South East -40 383 £50,000 -4.76% 30
City of London -18 269 £70,000 +7.69% 69
Yorkshire +34 161 £42,500 -5.55% 14
North West +65 160 £50,000 +7.52% 30
Surrey -8 147 £45,000 -9.09% 4
East of England -6 135 £54,000 +8.00% 21
West Yorkshire +34 113 £45,000 - 10
South West -38 95 £52,032 +15.62% 25
East Midlands +28 91 £50,000 +10.74% 8
Scotland +6 91 £45,000 -4.25% 9
West Midlands +41 84 £49,500 -1.00% 14
Manchester +44 75 £50,000 +7.52% 21
Berkshire -13 74 £60,000 -7.69% 8
Hertfordshire +33 73 £60,000 -14.28% 9
Leeds +6 65 £45,000 - 8
Cheshire +33 64 £50,000 +12.99% 6
Egham -4 64 £42,500 -26.08%
Glasgow +14 55 £42,000 -23.63% 2
Nottinghamshire +33 52 £54,000 +19.60% 3
Buckinghamshire +28 52 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Nottingham +31 49 £57,000 +26.24% 3
Milton Keynes +17 49 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Birmingham +12 47 £62,500 +25.00% 4
North Yorkshire +9 45 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +26 39 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Cambridge +33 38 £48,750 -2.50% 9
Hampshire -79 38 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Reading -14 37 £60,000 -6.25% 4

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2427 (48.85%) Finance
2 1404 (28.26%) Project Management
3 1009 (20.31%) Information Security
4 1000 (20.13%) Degree
5 834 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
6 800 (16.10%) Banking
7 799 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
8 786 (15.82%) PRINCE2
9 687 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 660 (13.29%) SQL
11 607 (12.22%) ITIL
12 564 (11.35%) Change Management
13 558 (11.23%) Java
14 551 (11.09%) CISSP
15 537 (10.81%) Management Information System
16 520 (10.47%) Microsoft
17 494 (9.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 470 (9.46%) Oracle
19 460 (9.26%) Retail
20 453 (9.12%) Legal
21 411 (8.27%) Windows
22 386 (7.77%) CISM
23 361 (7.27%) Front Office
24 353 (7.11%) C#
25 348 (7.00%) MS Excel
26 345 (6.94%) SDLC
27 338 (6.80%) SQL Server
28 326 (6.56%) SAP
29 324 (6.52%) Coaching
30 322 (6.48%) Programme Management

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 135 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 104 (2.09%) IIS
3 94 (1.89%) SAS
4 77 (1.55%) WebSphere
5 70 (1.41%) Apache
6 65 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 56 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
8 46 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 42 (0.85%) Lync
10 29 (0.58%) MQSeries
11 22 (0.44%) JBoss
12 20 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (0.34%) CMS
14 15 (0.30%) Confluence
14 15 (0.30%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.22%) Node.js
16 10 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.20%) WebLogic
16 10 (0.20%) MS Exchange
17 9 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 348 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 149 (3.00%) MS Project
3 145 (2.92%) MS Office
4 85 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 66 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 30 (0.60%) SPSS
7 22 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.060%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.040%) SmartSuite
11 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.020%) Simulink
11 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 72 (1.45%) SAP FI
2 69 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 69 (1.39%) SAP CO
3 58 (1.17%) SAP FSCM
4 57 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 47 (0.95%) RMDS
6 40 (0.81%) SAP MDM
7 25 (0.50%) Endur
8 21 (0.42%) Primavera
9 20 (0.40%) Summit
10 15 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
11 12 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
12 11 (0.22%) Markit EDM
13 10 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
13 10 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
13 10 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 9 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
14 9 (0.18%) ION MarketView
15 8 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 49 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (0.93%) SaaS
3 24 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (0.34%) Force.com
5 10 (0.20%) IaaS
6 9 (0.18%) PaaS
7 6 (0.12%) Office 365
8 5 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.081%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.060%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.040%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.040%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.040%) Sage Pay
11 2 (0.040%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.020%) GitHub
12 1 (0.020%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.020%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 262 (5.27%) Firewall
2 243 (4.89%) WAN
3 157 (3.16%) LAN
4 153 (3.08%) Wireless
5 142 (2.86%) Network Security
6 112 (2.25%) Internet
7 95 (1.91%) SAN
7 95 (1.91%) TCP/IP
8 84 (1.69%) VPN
9 66 (1.33%) HTTP
9 66 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
10 55 (1.11%) Multicast
11 54 (1.09%) NAS
12 45 (0.91%) FCoE
12 45 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
12 45 (0.91%) DNS
13 44 (0.89%) MPLS
14 40 (0.81%) VoIP
14 40 (0.81%) EIGRP
15 35 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 120 (2.42%) Relational Database
3 103 (2.07%) Hadoop
4 77 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 75 (1.51%) DB2
6 66 (1.33%) Big Data
7 56 (1.13%) HBase
8 53 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 43 (0.87%) Data Mining
11 42 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
12 40 (0.81%) DataStage
12 40 (0.81%) MySQL
13 33 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (0.52%) QlikView
15 26 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 26 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
16 25 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (0.97%) JIRA
3 46 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 44 (0.89%) Git (software)
5 40 (0.81%) Subversion
6 35 (0.70%) NUnit
7 33 (0.66%) Maven
8 28 (0.56%) Metasploit
9 24 (0.48%) TeamCity
10 21 (0.42%) Selenium
10 21 (0.42%) Jenkins
11 20 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
12 18 (0.36%) Ant
13 14 (0.28%) JUnit
13 14 (0.28%) NuGet
14 10 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 9 (0.18%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.18%) FindBugs
15 9 (0.18%) SpecFlow
16 8 (0.16%) ReSharper
General
1 2427 (48.85%) Finance
2 800 (16.10%) Banking
3 460 (9.26%) Retail
4 453 (9.12%) Legal
5 361 (7.27%) Front Office
6 303 (6.10%) Investment Banking
7 262 (5.27%) Financial Institution
8 227 (4.57%) Telecoms
9 171 (3.44%) Marketing
10 152 (3.06%) Back Office
11 100 (2.01%) Manufacturing
12 84 (1.69%) Law
13 77 (1.55%) Retail Banking
14 43 (0.87%) Publishing
15 36 (0.72%) Games
16 34 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
17 31 (0.62%) French Language
18 29 (0.58%) German Language
18 29 (0.58%) Billing
19 28 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 944 (19.00%) Project Manager
2 635 (12.78%) Analyst
3 568 (11.43%) Developer
4 558 (11.23%) Consultant
5 261 (5.25%) Architect
6 209 (4.21%) Senior Manager
7 182 (3.66%) Business Analyst
8 179 (3.60%) Security Manager
9 157 (3.16%) Security Consultant
9 157 (3.16%) Java Developer
10 148 (2.98%) Risk Manager
11 131 (2.64%) Senior Developer
12 127 (2.56%) Programme Manager
12 127 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
13 123 (2.48%) C# Developer
13 123 (2.48%) Security Analyst
14 118 (2.38%) Information Manager
15 111 (2.23%) SAP Consultant
16 97 (1.95%) Information Security Manager
17 95 (1.91%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (5.98%) .NET
2 205 (4.13%) HTML
3 174 (3.50%) XML
4 153 (3.08%) Middleware
5 116 (2.33%) Web Services
6 105 (2.11%) HTML5
7 89 (1.79%) CSS
8 87 (1.75%) WCF
9 72 (1.45%) WPF
10 66 (1.33%) ASP.NET
11 65 (1.31%) XSLT
12 61 (1.23%) J2EE
13 54 (1.09%) SOAP
13 54 (1.09%) .NET Framework
14 49 (0.99%) Ultra Messaging
15 48 (0.97%) Spring
16 46 (0.93%) Rendezvous
16 46 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
17 41 (0.83%) jQuery
18 40 (0.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 799 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
2 537 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 306 (6.16%) Computer Science
4 288 (5.80%) Derivative
5 239 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 207 (4.17%) Data Centre
7 170 (3.42%) Equities
8 152 (3.06%) Mathematics
9 128 (2.58%) Credit Risk
10 124 (2.50%) Fixed Income
11 117 (2.36%) Hedge funds
12 93 (1.87%) Equity Derivative
13 89 (1.79%) Market Risk
14 85 (1.71%) PMI
15 80 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
16 70 (1.41%) User Experience
16 70 (1.41%) Statistics
17 63 (1.27%) CESG
18 55 (1.11%) Visualisation
18 55 (1.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 411 (8.27%) Windows
2 286 (5.76%) UNIX
3 263 (5.29%) Linux
4 76 (1.53%) Solaris
5 35 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 24 (0.48%) Android
9 22 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 13 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.14%) CentOS
14 7 (0.14%) AIX
14 7 (0.14%) HPUX
15 5 (0.10%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1404 (28.26%) Project Management
2 1009 (20.31%) Information Security
3 834 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
4 786 (15.82%) PRINCE2
5 687 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 607 (12.22%) ITIL
7 564 (11.35%) Change Management
8 345 (6.94%) SDLC
9 324 (6.52%) Coaching
10 322 (6.48%) Programme Management
11 320 (6.44%) Service Delivery
12 297 (5.98%) Service Management
13 295 (5.94%) Business Development
14 290 (5.84%) Analytics
15 282 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
16 281 (5.66%) Risk Assessment
17 278 (5.60%) Business Analysis
18 266 (5.35%) Change Control
19 234 (4.71%) Security Management
20 217 (4.37%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 660 (13.29%) SQL
2 558 (11.23%) Java
3 353 (7.11%) C#
4 224 (4.51%) C++
5 197 (3.97%) JavaScript
6 152 (3.06%) Python
7 142 (2.86%) C
8 122 (2.46%) VBA
9 81 (1.63%) Perl
10 60 (1.21%) PL/SQL
11 53 (1.07%) PHP
12 45 (0.91%) T-SQL
13 39 (0.79%) PowerShell
14 33 (0.66%) Scala
15 32 (0.64%) R
16 31 (0.62%) VB
17 24 (0.48%) VB.NET
17 24 (0.48%) XPath
18 18 (0.36%) Ruby
19 14 (0.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1000 (20.13%) Degree
2 551 (11.09%) CISSP
3 386 (7.77%) CISM
4 294 (5.92%) CISA
5 274 (5.52%) Security Cleared
6 253 (5.09%) PMI Certification
7 198 (3.99%) PMP
8 174 (3.50%) SC Cleared
9 147 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 131 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 97 (1.95%) ISEB
12 92 (1.85%) CRISC
13 85 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
14 80 (1.61%) ACCA
15 68 (1.37%) CIMA
16 62 (1.25%) DV Cleared
17 57 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
18 53 (1.07%) CEH
19 50 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
20 48 (0.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 494 (9.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 269 (5.41%) QA
3 211 (4.25%) PCI DSS
4 173 (3.48%) COBIT
5 112 (2.25%) SLA
6 95 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 50 (1.01%) Data Quality
8 48 (0.97%) CRD IV
9 46 (0.93%) EMIR
10 37 (0.74%) MiFID
11 29 (0.58%) ISO 9001
12 24 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
12 24 (0.48%) COSO
13 19 (0.38%) ISO 14001
14 15 (0.30%) BS25999
14 15 (0.30%) Solvency II
15 12 (0.24%) JSP 440
15 12 (0.24%) Basel II
16 9 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
17 8 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 98 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 93 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 45 (0.91%) NFS
4 45 (0.91%) SRDF
5 21 (0.42%) vSphere
5 21 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.30%) HDFS
7 12 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.18%) Terminal Server
8 9 (0.18%) Snort
8 9 (0.18%) XenApp
9 7 (0.14%) Firmware
10 6 (0.12%) vCloud
11 5 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.081%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.081%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.060%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.060%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (0.79%) Nessus
2 18 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 16 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.26%) Nagios
6 11 (0.22%) SCCM
7 8 (0.16%) Nmap
8 7 (0.14%) Puppet
9 6 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (0.12%) SCOM
9 6 (0.12%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.12%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.10%) WSUS
10 5 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.10%) vMotion
11 4 (0.081%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.060%) OpenView
12 3 (0.060%) Oozie
12 3 (0.060%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 520 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 470 (9.46%) Oracle
3 326 (6.56%) SAP
4 223 (4.49%) Cisco
5 164 (3.30%) Sybase
6 120 (2.42%) VMware
7 92 (1.85%) IBM
8 75 (1.51%) TIBCO
9 73 (1.47%) EMC
10 66 (1.33%) HP
10 66 (1.33%) NetApp
11 60 (1.21%) CheckPoint
12 55 (1.11%) Informatica
12 55 (1.11%) SunGard
13 52 (1.05%) TOWER Software
14 51 (1.03%) Citrix
14 51 (1.03%) DataSynapse
15 47 (0.95%) Intel
15 47 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
16 45 (0.91%) Computacenter
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +18% bonus + car allowance + bens
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Salary: Unspecified
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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