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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 139 127 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2362 2792 2369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.19% 2.36% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.86% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1565 1883 1554
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%

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
90830 97762 87292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.06% 82.69% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73793 79516 71777
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -9 2122 £60,000 +4.34% 309
London -36 1008 £70,000 +3.70% 156
South East -16 409 £56,000 +12.00% 48
City of London -40 247 £69,500 +6.92% 71
North West +92 197 £50,000 +7.52% 41
Surrey +1 145 £52,500 -4.54% 13
East of England -16 129 £50,000 - 11
Yorkshire -7 118 £42,500 -10.52% 22
Cheshire +56 115 £52,500 -12.50% 9
South West +11 96 £51,000 +13.33% 14
Scotland +2 90 £41,000 -15.89% 20
Berkshire -32 88 £62,500 +2.45% 9
West Yorkshire -8 85 £45,000 -5.26% 13
East Midlands +23 81 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Midlands +11 78 £60,000 +50.00% 10
Crewe +16 68 - -
Manchester +25 62 £44,000 -2.22% 29
Egham -5 62 - - 1
Reading -9 55 £62,500 -2.34% 3
Birmingham +13 52 £62,500 +66.66% 5
Hampshire -9 51 £65,000 +48.57% 7
Buckinghamshire +19 49 £62,500 +43.67% 5
Cambridgeshire +11 49 £47,500 - 2
Glasgow +7 47 £41,000 -25.45% 4
Hertfordshire +10 46 £55,000 -18.51% 6
Milton Keynes -5 46 £63,750 +46.55% 5
Cambridge +15 45 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Northern Ireland +17 40 £65,000 +122.22% 1
Belfast +15 40 £65,000 +122.22% 1
County Antrim +15 40 £65,000 +122.22% 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2138 (47.96%) Finance
2 1256 (28.17%) Project Management
3 902 (20.23%) Degree
4 895 (20.08%) Information Security
5 717 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
6 694 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
7 683 (15.32%) PRINCE2
8 662 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 638 (14.31%) Banking
10 605 (13.57%) SQL
11 576 (12.92%) ITIL
12 571 (12.81%) Management Information System
13 522 (11.71%) CISSP
14 511 (11.46%) Microsoft
15 498 (11.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 483 (10.83%) Change Management
17 428 (9.60%) Java
18 420 (9.42%) Legal
19 395 (8.86%) Retail
20 379 (8.50%) Windows
21 372 (8.34%) Oracle
22 356 (7.99%) CISM
23 336 (7.54%) MS Excel
24 325 (7.29%) SQL Server
25 315 (7.07%) C#
26 311 (6.98%) SDLC
27 306 (6.86%) SAP
28 303 (6.80%) Coaching
29 298 (6.68%) Service Delivery
29 298 (6.68%) Business Development

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 125 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 105 (2.36%) IIS
3 78 (1.75%) SAS
4 73 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 66 (1.48%) Apache
6 61 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 54 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
8 51 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 41 (0.92%) Lync
10 19 (0.43%) MQSeries
11 18 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (0.34%) JBoss
13 13 (0.29%) CMS
14 11 (0.25%) Node.js
15 10 (0.22%) MS Exchange
16 9 (0.20%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.18%) Confluence
18 7 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
18 7 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
19 6 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 336 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 150 (3.36%) MS Project
3 140 (3.14%) MS Office
4 77 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 67 (1.50%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.61%) SPSS
7 15 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.045%) SmartSuite
10 1 (0.022%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.022%) Maya
10 1 (0.022%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.022%) EViews
10 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.022%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.022%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 78 (1.75%) SAP FI
2 76 (1.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 76 (1.70%) SAP CO
3 70 (1.57%) SAP FSCM
4 54 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 52 (1.17%) RMDS
6 31 (0.70%) SAP MDM
7 24 (0.54%) Summit
8 17 (0.38%) Endur
9 14 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
10 13 (0.29%) Primavera
10 13 (0.29%) thinkFolio
10 13 (0.29%) Rolfe and Nolan
11 12 (0.27%) Markit EDM
12 9 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
13 8 (0.18%) SAP ERP
14 7 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
15 6 (0.13%) assyst
15 6 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 66 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (1.30%) SaaS
3 39 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.18%) IaaS
6 7 (0.16%) Office 365
6 7 (0.16%) Force.com
7 5 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.11%) PaaS
7 5 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.090%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.045%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.045%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.022%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 216 (4.85%) Firewall
2 198 (4.44%) WAN
3 159 (3.57%) Wireless
4 137 (3.07%) LAN
5 106 (2.38%) Network Security
6 104 (2.33%) Internet
7 99 (2.22%) SAN
8 71 (1.59%) HTTP
9 67 (1.50%) TCP/IP
10 61 (1.37%) VPN
10 61 (1.37%) NAS
11 50 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
11 50 (1.12%) Multicast
12 49 (1.10%) FCoE
12 49 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
13 39 (0.87%) MPLS
14 28 (0.63%) DNS
14 28 (0.63%) Ethernet
15 26 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
16 25 (0.56%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 89 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 69 (1.55%) Relational Database
4 62 (1.39%) HBase
5 60 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 60 (1.35%) DB2
6 54 (1.21%) Big Data
7 51 (1.14%) Data Mining
8 47 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (0.96%) DataStage
9 43 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
10 39 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 38 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 28 (0.63%) QlikView
13 26 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (0.47%) Text Mining
17 20 (0.45%) MS Access
17 20 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 47 (1.05%) NUnit
4 32 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
5 27 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 23 (0.52%) JIRA
6 23 (0.52%) Selenium
7 18 (0.40%) Subversion
8 16 (0.36%) Maven
9 15 (0.34%) TeamCity
9 15 (0.34%) Ant
10 13 (0.29%) Metasploit
10 13 (0.29%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.25%) NuGet
12 10 (0.22%) SpecFlow
12 10 (0.22%) JUnit
13 8 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.18%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.16%) ClearCase
14 7 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2138 (47.96%) Finance
2 638 (14.31%) Banking
3 420 (9.42%) Legal
4 395 (8.86%) Retail
5 283 (6.35%) Front Office
6 250 (5.61%) Investment Banking
7 208 (4.67%) Financial Institution
8 191 (4.28%) Telecoms
9 166 (3.72%) Marketing
10 144 (3.23%) Back Office
11 88 (1.97%) Manufacturing
12 77 (1.73%) Law
13 44 (0.99%) Games
13 44 (0.99%) Retail Banking
14 40 (0.90%) German Language
15 37 (0.83%) Electronics
16 35 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
17 33 (0.74%) Publishing
17 33 (0.74%) Billing
18 28 (0.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 791 (17.74%) Project Manager
2 594 (13.32%) Analyst
3 497 (11.15%) Consultant
4 463 (10.39%) Developer
5 245 (5.50%) Architect
6 195 (4.37%) Business Analyst
7 178 (3.99%) Senior Manager
8 164 (3.68%) Security Manager
9 142 (3.19%) Risk Manager
10 141 (3.16%) Security Consultant
11 122 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
11 122 (2.74%) SAP Consultant
12 120 (2.69%) Programme Manager
13 113 (2.53%) Security Analyst
14 112 (2.51%) Java Developer
15 108 (2.42%) Information Manager
16 93 (2.09%) Security Officer
17 92 (2.06%) C# Developer
18 90 (2.02%) Senior Developer
19 88 (1.97%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (6.12%) .NET
2 203 (4.55%) HTML
3 126 (2.83%) XML
4 125 (2.80%) Middleware
5 99 (2.22%) HTML5
6 93 (2.09%) Web Services
7 89 (2.00%) CSS
8 75 (1.68%) WCF
9 69 (1.55%) WPF
10 63 (1.41%) XSLT
11 62 (1.39%) Ultra Messaging
12 59 (1.32%) ASP.NET
13 49 (1.10%) Rendezvous
14 39 (0.87%) jQuery
15 38 (0.85%) .NET Framework
15 38 (0.85%) J2EE
16 33 (0.74%) SOAP
16 33 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
16 33 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 33 (0.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 717 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
2 571 (12.81%) Management Information System
3 261 (5.85%) Computer Science
4 250 (5.61%) Derivative
5 208 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 192 (4.31%) Data Centre
7 156 (3.50%) Equities
8 142 (3.19%) Mathematics
9 111 (2.49%) Credit Risk
10 103 (2.31%) Fixed Income
11 84 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
12 76 (1.70%) Hedge funds
13 72 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
13 72 (1.62%) Statistics
14 67 (1.50%) Market Risk
14 67 (1.50%) PMI
15 64 (1.44%) CESG
16 62 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
17 61 (1.37%) RMADS
18 55 (1.23%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 379 (8.50%) Windows
2 232 (5.20%) UNIX
3 198 (4.44%) Linux
4 79 (1.77%) Solaris
5 38 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (0.67%) Windows 7
8 20 (0.45%) Android
9 18 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (0.38%) Apple iOS
11 14 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 13 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
13 10 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.13%) AIX
15 6 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.13%) CentOS
16 4 (0.090%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.067%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.045%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1256 (28.17%) Project Management
2 895 (20.08%) Information Security
3 694 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
4 683 (15.32%) PRINCE2
5 662 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 576 (12.92%) ITIL
7 483 (10.83%) Change Management
8 311 (6.98%) SDLC
9 303 (6.80%) Coaching
10 298 (6.68%) Service Delivery
10 298 (6.68%) Business Development
11 289 (6.48%) Programme Management
12 283 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 269 (6.03%) Business Analysis
14 260 (5.83%) Service Management
15 250 (5.61%) Risk Assessment
15 250 (5.61%) Change Control
16 237 (5.32%) Analytics
17 224 (5.02%) Security Management
18 217 (4.87%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 605 (13.57%) SQL
2 428 (9.60%) Java
3 315 (7.07%) C#
4 195 (4.37%) JavaScript
5 179 (4.02%) C++
6 126 (2.83%) VBA
7 117 (2.62%) C
8 86 (1.93%) Python
9 55 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 51 (1.14%) Perl
11 41 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 41 (0.92%) VB
12 38 (0.85%) R
13 33 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 32 (0.72%) PHP
15 26 (0.58%) Ruby
16 19 (0.43%) Scala
17 15 (0.34%) VB.NET
18 14 (0.31%) ABAP
19 12 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 902 (20.23%) Degree
2 522 (11.71%) CISSP
3 356 (7.99%) CISM
4 297 (6.66%) Security Cleared
5 227 (5.09%) CISA
6 220 (4.93%) PMI Certification
7 196 (4.40%) SC Cleared
8 182 (4.08%) PMP
9 123 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 101 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 101 (2.27%) CRISC
11 73 (1.64%) CIMA
12 71 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
12 71 (1.59%) ISEB
12 71 (1.59%) DV Cleared
13 62 (1.39%) ACCA
14 57 (1.28%) CEH
15 56 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
16 49 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 38 (0.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 498 (11.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 247 (5.54%) QA
3 218 (4.89%) PCI DSS
4 163 (3.66%) COBIT
5 110 (2.47%) SLA
6 106 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 48 (1.08%) EMIR
8 37 (0.83%) MiFID
9 35 (0.79%) Data Quality
9 35 (0.79%) CRD IV
10 34 (0.76%) ISO 9001
11 28 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
12 23 (0.52%) ISO 14001
13 19 (0.43%) Solvency II
14 17 (0.38%) COSO
15 14 (0.31%) JSP 440
16 12 (0.27%) BS25999
16 12 (0.27%) ISO 9000
17 9 (0.20%) Basel II
18 8 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 90 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 79 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 49 (1.10%) NFS
4 49 (1.10%) SRDF
5 18 (0.40%) HDFS
6 17 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.29%) Snort
8 11 (0.25%) vSphere
8 11 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.16%) XenApp
9 7 (0.16%) Terminal Server
9 7 (0.16%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.090%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.067%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.067%) Xen
11 3 (0.067%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.067%) vCloud
11 3 (0.067%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.045%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (0.38%) Nessus
2 15 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.20%) Nmap
5 7 (0.16%) SCCM
5 7 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.13%) SCOM
6 6 (0.13%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.13%) Puppet
7 5 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.11%) Nagios
8 4 (0.090%) WSUS
9 3 (0.067%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.067%) OpenView
9 3 (0.067%) Control-M
9 3 (0.067%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.067%) Oozie
9 3 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.067%) vMotion
Vendors
1 511 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 372 (8.34%) Oracle
3 306 (6.86%) SAP
4 187 (4.19%) Cisco
5 125 (2.80%) Sybase
6 110 (2.47%) VMware
7 106 (2.38%) IBM
8 81 (1.82%) TOWER Software
9 75 (1.68%) EMC
10 67 (1.50%) NetApp
11 63 (1.41%) TIBCO
12 59 (1.32%) Informatica
13 55 (1.23%) SunGard
14 53 (1.19%) Intel
15 50 (1.12%) DataSynapse
16 45 (1.01%) HP
17 44 (0.99%) Wall Street Systems
18 43 (0.96%) Citrix
19 37 (0.83%) F5
20 34 (0.76%) Rapid7
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