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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 139 128 134
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2332 2425 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.05% 2.29% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.81% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1578 1808
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 £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
93462 86186 90741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74810 70720 76392
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 2 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 2 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 -14 2156 £57,500 +4.54% 314
London -21 1088 £65,000 - 169
South East -2 495 £52,500 +10.52% 42
City of London -26 291 £65,000 +1.96% 79
Surrey -16 159 £50,000 -2.91% 13
North West -7 144 £47,500 -2.06% 25
East of England +47 134 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Berkshire +37 132 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Hampshire -6 105 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Scotland +6 104 £50,000 -9.09% 15
South West -9 86 £54,290 +14.89% 19
Reading +26 75 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Cheshire +5 73 £45,000 - 10
Yorkshire -68 72 £45,000 +7.67% 16
Manchester +4 60 £47,500 -5.00% 10
West Midlands -26 57 £50,000 +17.64% 12
Egham -8 55 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Basingstoke +18 50 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Edinburgh +7 50 £48,000 -2.53% 10
East Midlands -17 49 £52,500 +10.52% 9
Hertfordshire +10 45 £64,000 +28.00% 8
West Yorkshire -61 43 £43,164 +1.56% 8
Cambridgeshire +30 42 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Oxfordshire +27 39 £42,500 -13.26% 4
Glasgow -24 37 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Wiltshire +11 34 £52,500 -14.28%
Cambridge +16 33 £45,000 - 3
Leeds -43 33 £42,500 -9.09% 7
Reigate +6 32 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Birmingham -20 32 £50,000 +17.64% 5

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 2628 (50.44%) Finance
2 1586 (30.44%) Project Management
3 1032 (19.81%) Degree
4 936 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
5 797 (15.30%) SQL
6 759 (14.57%) Banking
7 737 (14.15%) PRINCE2
8 713 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 711 (13.65%) Information Security
10 682 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
11 643 (12.34%) Java
12 574 (11.02%) Management Information System
13 568 (10.90%) Microsoft
14 527 (10.12%) Oracle
15 517 (9.92%) Change Management
16 513 (9.85%) ITIL
17 494 (9.48%) Business Development
18 457 (8.77%) C#
19 442 (8.48%) Windows
19 442 (8.48%) Legal
20 413 (7.93%) CISSP
21 408 (7.83%) Security Cleared
22 405 (7.77%) SQL Server
23 404 (7.75%) MS Excel
24 392 (7.52%) Front Office
25 387 (7.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 380 (7.29%) SAP
27 353 (6.78%) Telecoms
28 348 (6.68%) .NET
29 346 (6.64%) Coaching

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 153 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 74 (1.42%) SAS
3 48 (0.92%) IIS
4 44 (0.84%) MQSeries
5 41 (0.79%) NetWeaver
6 39 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 36 (0.69%) WebLogic
8 32 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
9 30 (0.58%) MS Exchange
10 28 (0.54%) Apache
11 27 (0.52%) MS Project Server
12 24 (0.46%) Tomcat
13 20 (0.38%) CMS
14 15 (0.29%) Confluence
15 11 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
17 9 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
18 8 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 8 (0.15%) GemFire
Applications
1 404 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 240 (4.61%) MS Project
3 156 (2.99%) MS Office
4 110 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 103 (1.98%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.21%) SPSS
9 10 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.15%) InDesign
10 8 (0.15%) Mingle
11 7 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.077%) SmartSuite
12 4 (0.077%) FastStats
12 4 (0.077%) PowerPivot
12 4 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.038%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.038%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 63 (1.21%) SAP FI
1 63 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
1 63 (1.21%) SAP CO
2 48 (0.92%) Endur
3 44 (0.84%) SAP FSCM
4 30 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 30 (0.58%) SAP GRC
4 30 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 26 (0.50%) SAP MDM
6 25 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
7 20 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 20 (0.38%) SAP ERP
8 19 (0.36%) SAP BPC
8 19 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
9 18 (0.35%) RMDS
10 16 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 13 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (0.23%) ZaiNet
12 12 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
13 11 (0.21%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 68 (1.31%) SaaS
2 67 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (0.83%) Office 365
4 15 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.15%) IaaS
6 7 (0.13%) Force.com
7 6 (0.12%) PaaS
8 3 (0.058%) Route 53
8 3 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.058%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.058%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.058%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.019%) Trello
9 1 (0.019%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 184 (3.53%) Firewall
2 93 (1.79%) Network Security
3 91 (1.75%) WAN
4 78 (1.50%) Internet
4 78 (1.50%) Wireless
5 68 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 67 (1.29%) LAN
7 52 (1.00%) SAN
8 43 (0.83%) VPN
9 39 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 30 (0.58%) DHCP
11 28 (0.54%) DNS
12 24 (0.46%) VoIP
13 22 (0.42%) Intranet
13 22 (0.42%) MPLS
14 17 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (0.31%) NAS
16 15 (0.29%) HTTP
17 14 (0.27%) NetScaler
17 14 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 97 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 92 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 79 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (1.34%) Oracle Database
6 69 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 62 (1.19%) Big Data
8 57 (1.09%) DataStage
9 56 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 55 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (1.00%) SAP Data Services
12 49 (0.94%) MySQL
13 42 (0.81%) RDBMS
14 39 (0.75%) SAP BW
15 34 (0.65%) MS Access
15 34 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 33 (0.63%) Data Mining
17 31 (0.60%) Hadoop
17 31 (0.60%) QlikView
18 28 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 81 (1.55%) JIRA
2 56 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 50 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 49 (0.94%) Subversion
5 48 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (0.88%) Maven
7 41 (0.79%) SpecFlow
8 38 (0.73%) NUnit
9 32 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
10 27 (0.52%) TeamCity
11 22 (0.42%) JUnit
11 22 (0.42%) Selenium
12 21 (0.40%) LSMW
13 19 (0.36%) Jenkins
14 18 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
15 14 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
16 11 (0.21%) Ant
16 11 (0.21%) ReSharper
17 10 (0.19%) LoadRunner
18 9 (0.17%) FitNesse
General
1 2628 (50.44%) Finance
2 759 (14.57%) Banking
3 442 (8.48%) Legal
4 392 (7.52%) Front Office
5 353 (6.78%) Telecoms
6 343 (6.58%) Retail
7 337 (6.47%) Investment Banking
8 205 (3.93%) Financial Institution
9 173 (3.32%) Marketing
10 143 (2.74%) Back Office
11 116 (2.23%) Law
12 79 (1.52%) Advertising
13 78 (1.50%) Billing
14 52 (1.00%) Retail Banking
15 49 (0.94%) Manufacturing
16 45 (0.86%) Publishing
17 43 (0.83%) Military
18 29 (0.56%) French Language
19 28 (0.54%) Games
19 28 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 849 (16.30%) Project Manager
2 777 (14.91%) Developer
3 677 (12.99%) Analyst
4 624 (11.98%) Consultant
5 305 (5.85%) Architect
6 271 (5.20%) Senior Manager
7 254 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 208 (3.99%) Business Analyst
9 172 (3.30%) Senior Developer
9 172 (3.30%) SAP Consultant
10 152 (2.92%) Senior Project Manager
11 147 (2.82%) C# Developer
12 145 (2.78%) Security Consultant
13 135 (2.59%) Risk Manager
14 126 (2.42%) Security Analyst
15 123 (2.36%) Test Manager
15 123 (2.36%) Infrastructure Manager
16 112 (2.15%) Security Manager
17 111 (2.13%) Programme Manager
18 96 (1.84%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (6.68%) .NET
2 143 (2.74%) HTML
3 132 (2.53%) Web Services
4 123 (2.36%) XML
5 114 (2.19%) CSS
6 112 (2.15%) Middleware
7 109 (2.09%) WPF
8 108 (2.07%) ASP.NET
9 97 (1.86%) .NET Framework
10 89 (1.71%) Spring
11 72 (1.38%) HTML5
12 69 (1.32%) WCF
12 69 (1.32%) J2EE
13 60 (1.15%) WinForms
14 54 (1.04%) jQuery
15 53 (1.02%) Java EE
16 51 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (0.88%) MDX
18 43 (0.83%) SOAP
19 42 (0.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 682 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
2 574 (11.02%) Management Information System
3 294 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 230 (4.41%) Derivative
5 216 (4.15%) Mathematics
6 215 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 209 (4.01%) Market Risk
8 152 (2.92%) Credit Risk
9 134 (2.57%) PMI
10 118 (2.26%) Fixed Income
11 110 (2.11%) Equities
12 104 (2.00%) CESG
13 99 (1.90%) Hedge funds
14 98 (1.88%) RMADS
15 95 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
16 82 (1.57%) Physics
17 79 (1.52%) Grid Computing
18 68 (1.31%) Open Source
19 60 (1.15%) Algorithms
20 58 (1.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 442 (8.48%) Windows
2 268 (5.14%) Linux
3 266 (5.11%) UNIX
4 84 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (0.96%) Solaris
6 45 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 28 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (0.48%) Windows XP
9 18 (0.35%) Windows Vista
10 15 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 13 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.23%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.13%) Android
14 7 (0.13%) AIX
15 2 (0.038%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.038%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.038%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1586 (30.44%) Project Management
2 936 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
3 737 (14.15%) PRINCE2
4 713 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 711 (13.65%) Information Security
6 517 (9.92%) Change Management
7 513 (9.85%) ITIL
8 494 (9.48%) Business Development
9 346 (6.64%) Coaching
10 322 (6.18%) Change Control
11 296 (5.68%) Analytics
12 281 (5.39%) Migration
13 267 (5.12%) Programme Management
14 251 (4.82%) Line Management
15 248 (4.76%) Service Delivery
16 247 (4.74%) Business Continuity
17 241 (4.63%) Business Analysis
18 237 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
19 230 (4.41%) Mentoring
20 227 (4.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 797 (15.30%) SQL
2 643 (12.34%) Java
3 457 (8.77%) C#
4 316 (6.07%) C++
5 204 (3.92%) Python
6 189 (3.63%) C
7 136 (2.61%) JavaScript
8 110 (2.11%) Perl
9 94 (1.80%) VBA
10 89 (1.71%) T-SQL
11 81 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 57 (1.09%) ABAP
13 56 (1.07%) PowerShell
14 42 (0.81%) PHP
15 40 (0.77%) VB
15 40 (0.77%) Ruby
16 34 (0.65%) Shell Script
17 32 (0.61%) VB.NET
18 20 (0.38%) Groovy
19 16 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 1032 (19.81%) Degree
2 413 (7.93%) CISSP
3 408 (7.83%) Security Cleared
4 279 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 256 (4.91%) CISM
6 244 (4.68%) PMI Certification
7 206 (3.95%) CISA
8 154 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 150 (2.88%) PMP
10 144 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 98 (1.88%) ISEB
12 73 (1.40%) DV Cleared
13 71 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
14 57 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
15 56 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
16 54 (1.04%) CEH
17 46 (0.88%) CRISC
18 38 (0.73%) APMP
19 37 (0.71%) CCNA
20 35 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 387 (7.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 333 (6.39%) QA
3 180 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 148 (2.84%) SLA
5 140 (2.69%) COBIT
6 89 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 52 (1.00%) JSP 440
8 46 (0.88%) Data Quality
9 41 (0.79%) Solvency II
10 38 (0.73%) Basel II
11 36 (0.69%) ISO 9001
12 27 (0.52%) EMIR
13 26 (0.50%) Basel III
14 21 (0.40%) COSO
15 18 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
16 16 (0.31%) MiFID
17 14 (0.27%) IAS 39
17 14 (0.27%) IAS 32
18 12 (0.23%) TickIT
19 9 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 87 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 76 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.54%) XenApp
4 21 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.33%) vSphere
6 8 (0.15%) Nmap
6 8 (0.15%) vCloud
6 8 (0.15%) HDFS
7 7 (0.13%) UAG
7 7 (0.13%) RACF
7 7 (0.13%) VMware Server
7 7 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 6 (0.12%) XenServer
8 6 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.12%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.12%) Snort
8 6 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.038%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.038%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 41 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (0.42%) SCCM
3 15 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 15 (0.29%) Nessus
4 14 (0.27%) SCOM
5 11 (0.21%) WSUS
5 11 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
6 8 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (0.15%) Control-M
7 6 (0.12%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.12%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.12%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.096%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.096%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.096%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.058%) Netcool
9 3 (0.058%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 3 (0.058%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.058%) Puppet
9 3 (0.058%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 568 (10.90%) Microsoft
2 527 (10.12%) Oracle
3 380 (7.29%) SAP
4 107 (2.05%) IBM
5 106 (2.03%) Fujitsu
6 103 (1.98%) VMware
7 86 (1.65%) SunGard
8 84 (1.61%) Sybase
9 81 (1.55%) Cisco
10 72 (1.38%) Informatica
11 68 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
12 64 (1.23%) HP
13 59 (1.13%) TOWER Software
14 55 (1.06%) TIBCO
14 55 (1.06%) Citrix
15 54 (1.04%) Bloomberg
16 53 (1.02%) OpenLink
17 50 (0.96%) Murex
18 36 (0.69%) CA
19 33 (0.63%) Business Objects
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £125000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Trinity College London
Salary: £ Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £3000 car allowance + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hyphen
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Domestic & General
Posted: 18 hours ago