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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 142 129 139
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2104 2304 2164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.03% 2.21% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.68% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1530 1502
Average salary £57,519 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.13% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

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
85706 85883 83957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.85% 82.34% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69758 68377 69647
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 £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -11 1942 £57,519 -4.13% 325
London -24 901 £67,500 - 157
South East +6 431 £55,000 +10.00% 50
City of London -33 233 £65,000 -3.70% 63
Surrey +37 191 £55,000 -4.34% 12
North West +41 135 £48,000 +1.05% 39
East of England -15 135 £52,500 -2.32% 8
Yorkshire -32 95 £45,000 -25.00% 20
West Yorkshire -19 84 £45,000 -28.00% 15
Egham 0 81 £103,750 +80.43% 2
West Midlands -31 81 £50,000 - 15
South West -9 77 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Berkshire -7 71 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Scotland +26 69 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Hampshire -10 62 £70,000 +40.00% 8
Leeds -13 60 £45,000 -28.00% 7
Manchester +23 59 £53,000 +28.48% 15
Cheshire +21 58 £45,000 -36.84% 18
Cambridgeshire -10 53 £57,500 +4.54% 3
East Midlands +12 50 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Reigate +32 39 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Glasgow +26 39 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Reading -3 37 £62,500 +8.69% 3
West Sussex +29 35 £37,500 -44.44% 3
Buckinghamshire +21 35 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Bedfordshire +20 35 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Bristol +12 33 £55,000 +12.24% 8
Cambridge -8 33 £43,750 -39.65% 1
Milton Keynes +14 28 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Birmingham -23 28 £47,500 -5.00% 5

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1984 (45.35%) Finance
2 1167 (26.67%) Project Management
3 785 (17.94%) Degree
4 774 (17.69%) Information Security
5 687 (15.70%) PRINCE2
6 680 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 631 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
8 612 (13.99%) Banking
9 609 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
10 596 (13.62%) Management Information System
11 588 (13.44%) SQL
12 544 (12.43%) CISSP
13 528 (12.07%) ITIL
14 488 (11.15%) Microsoft
15 440 (10.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 436 (9.97%) Change Management
17 401 (9.17%) Windows
18 390 (8.91%) Oracle
19 377 (8.62%) Legal
20 365 (8.34%) Java
21 356 (8.14%) MS Excel
22 330 (7.54%) SQL Server
23 323 (7.38%) CISM
24 321 (7.34%) Retail
25 314 (7.18%) C#
26 309 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
27 296 (6.77%) Business Development
28 287 (6.56%) Security Cleared
29 283 (6.47%) Service Delivery
30 277 (6.33%) UNIX

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 139 (3.18%) SharePoint
2 79 (1.81%) IIS
3 46 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 40 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 37 (0.85%) SAS
6 36 (0.82%) Apache
7 34 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
8 31 (0.71%) MQSeries
9 27 (0.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 19 (0.43%) Lync
11 17 (0.39%) JBoss
12 11 (0.25%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.23%) MS Project Server
14 8 (0.18%) Documentum
14 8 (0.18%) Confluence
15 6 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.14%) MS Exchange
16 5 (0.11%) Node.js
17 4 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 356 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 196 (4.48%) MS Project
3 158 (3.61%) MS Office
4 98 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 61 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.091%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.091%) SPSS
7 4 (0.091%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.069%) SmartSuite
9 2 (0.046%) EViews
9 2 (0.046%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.023%) Maya
10 1 (0.023%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.023%) InDesign
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 74 (1.69%) SAP FI
1 74 (1.69%) SAP CO
1 74 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 60 (1.37%) SAP FSCM
3 38 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (0.66%) RMDS
5 23 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 22 (0.50%) Endur
7 19 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
7 19 (0.43%) SAP MDM
8 17 (0.39%) SAP ERP
9 16 (0.37%) thinkFolio
10 13 (0.30%) Rolfe and Nolan
11 12 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
11 12 (0.27%) Summit
11 12 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
12 10 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (0.23%) ION MarketView
13 9 (0.21%) Markit EDM
13 9 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 62 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (1.33%) SaaS
3 33 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.14%) Force.com
5 6 (0.14%) Office 365
6 5 (0.11%) IaaS
7 3 (0.069%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.046%) GitHub
8 2 (0.046%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.023%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.023%) Yammer
9 1 (0.023%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.023%) Trello
9 1 (0.023%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 201 (4.59%) Firewall
2 130 (2.97%) Wireless
3 126 (2.88%) WAN
4 91 (2.08%) Network Security
5 89 (2.03%) LAN
6 74 (1.69%) SAN
7 72 (1.65%) Internet
8 58 (1.33%) TCP/IP
9 50 (1.14%) VPN
10 35 (0.80%) Multicast
11 34 (0.78%) HTTP
12 33 (0.75%) NAS
13 30 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
14 29 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
15 28 (0.64%) MPLS
16 26 (0.59%) SSL
16 26 (0.59%) FCoE
16 26 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
17 24 (0.55%) VoIP
18 20 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 69 (1.58%) Relational Database
3 57 (1.30%) Big Data
4 56 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (1.26%) Oracle Database
6 49 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
6 49 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 49 (1.12%) DataStage
7 39 (0.89%) Data Mining
8 38 (0.87%) DB2
8 38 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 37 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 35 (0.80%) HBase
11 29 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 28 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
13 26 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (0.48%) MySQL
15 20 (0.46%) MS Access
16 18 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (0.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 38 (0.87%) NUnit
4 37 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
5 21 (0.48%) Subversion
6 20 (0.46%) JIRA
6 20 (0.46%) Selenium
7 15 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (0.34%) SpecFlow
8 11 (0.25%) Git (software)
9 8 (0.18%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (0.18%) Maven
10 7 (0.16%) LSMW
10 7 (0.16%) LoadRunner
10 7 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.16%) ClearCase
11 6 (0.14%) JMeter
11 6 (0.14%) Xcode
11 6 (0.14%) ReSharper
General
1 1984 (45.35%) Finance
2 612 (13.99%) Banking
3 377 (8.62%) Legal
4 321 (7.34%) Retail
5 271 (6.19%) Front Office
6 212 (4.85%) Investment Banking
7 207 (4.73%) Telecoms
8 168 (3.84%) Marketing
9 159 (3.63%) Financial Institution
10 120 (2.74%) Back Office
11 79 (1.81%) Law
12 56 (1.28%) Manufacturing
13 34 (0.78%) Billing
13 34 (0.78%) German Language
14 33 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 33 (0.75%) Advertising
14 33 (0.75%) Electronics
15 29 (0.66%) Publishing
16 25 (0.57%) Games
17 23 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 702 (16.05%) Project Manager
2 587 (13.42%) Analyst
3 458 (10.47%) Developer
4 455 (10.40%) Consultant
5 256 (5.85%) Architect
6 189 (4.32%) Business Analyst
7 174 (3.98%) Security Manager
8 161 (3.68%) Senior Manager
9 136 (3.11%) Security Consultant
10 126 (2.88%) Java Developer
11 123 (2.81%) Risk Manager
12 116 (2.65%) Security Analyst
13 107 (2.45%) Programme Manager
14 106 (2.42%) SAP Consultant
15 103 (2.35%) Service Manager
16 102 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
17 94 (2.15%) Security Architect
18 89 (2.03%) Information Manager
19 88 (2.01%) Senior Developer
20 84 (1.92%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (5.97%) .NET
2 151 (3.45%) HTML
3 105 (2.40%) XML
4 103 (2.35%) Web Services
5 101 (2.31%) Middleware
6 90 (2.06%) CSS
7 80 (1.83%) WPF
8 71 (1.62%) HTML5
9 70 (1.60%) WCF
10 62 (1.42%) ASP.NET
11 56 (1.28%) .NET Framework
12 46 (1.05%) J2EE
13 43 (0.98%) Spring
14 41 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
15 36 (0.82%) jQuery
15 36 (0.82%) CSS3
16 34 (0.78%) WinForms
16 34 (0.78%) XSLT
17 33 (0.75%) SOAP
18 28 (0.64%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 631 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 596 (13.62%) Management Information System
3 253 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 196 (4.48%) Derivative
5 148 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 140 (3.20%) Mathematics
7 101 (2.31%) Credit Risk
7 101 (2.31%) Fixed Income
8 98 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 96 (2.19%) Equities
10 82 (1.87%) PMI
11 75 (1.71%) CESG
12 73 (1.67%) RMADS
13 71 (1.62%) Market Risk
14 70 (1.60%) Hedge funds
15 56 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
16 53 (1.21%) NHS
17 50 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
18 46 (1.05%) Statistics
19 45 (1.03%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 401 (9.17%) Windows
2 277 (6.33%) UNIX
3 205 (4.69%) Linux
4 59 (1.35%) Solaris
5 40 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 25 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 20 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (0.46%) Android
10 19 (0.43%) Windows XP
11 14 (0.32%) AIX
12 12 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.16%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.11%) CentOS
17 5 (0.11%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1167 (26.67%) Project Management
2 774 (17.69%) Information Security
3 687 (15.70%) PRINCE2
4 680 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 609 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
6 528 (12.07%) ITIL
7 436 (9.97%) Change Management
8 309 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 296 (6.77%) Business Development
10 283 (6.47%) Service Delivery
11 273 (6.24%) Service Management
11 273 (6.24%) Coaching
12 267 (6.10%) Programme Management
13 250 (5.71%) Change Control
14 219 (5.01%) Business Analysis
15 215 (4.91%) People Management
16 207 (4.73%) Business Continuity
17 203 (4.64%) Risk Assessment
18 191 (4.37%) Security Management
18 191 (4.37%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 588 (13.44%) SQL
2 365 (8.34%) Java
3 314 (7.18%) C#
4 173 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 170 (3.89%) C++
6 124 (2.83%) C
7 119 (2.72%) VBA
8 92 (2.10%) Python
9 75 (1.71%) Perl
10 55 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 45 (1.03%) VB
12 37 (0.85%) PowerShell
13 32 (0.73%) VB.NET
14 27 (0.62%) PL/SQL
15 22 (0.50%) PHP
15 22 (0.50%) Shell Script
16 16 (0.37%) Ruby
16 16 (0.37%) XPath
16 16 (0.37%) ABAP
17 15 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 785 (17.94%) Degree
2 544 (12.43%) CISSP
3 323 (7.38%) CISM
4 287 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 225 (5.14%) CISA
6 214 (4.89%) SC Cleared
7 196 (4.48%) PMI Certification
8 148 (3.38%) PMP
9 119 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 103 (2.35%) CRISC
11 98 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 91 (2.08%) VCP4
13 66 (1.51%) CEH
14 62 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
15 60 (1.37%) CIMA
15 60 (1.37%) DV Cleared
16 59 (1.35%) ACCA
17 57 (1.30%) ISEB
18 49 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
19 42 (0.96%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 440 (10.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 236 (5.39%) PCI DSS
3 219 (5.01%) QA
4 133 (3.04%) SLA
5 123 (2.81%) COBIT
6 108 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 33 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 33 (0.75%) Data Quality
8 30 (0.69%) EMIR
9 27 (0.62%) Solvency II
10 26 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
11 23 (0.53%) ISO 14001
12 19 (0.43%) COSO
13 17 (0.39%) ISO 9000
14 15 (0.34%) Basel II
14 15 (0.34%) MiFID
15 14 (0.32%) JSP 440
16 12 (0.27%) CRD IV
17 6 (0.14%) PMBOK
17 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 82 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 59 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
4 26 (0.59%) NFS
4 26 (0.59%) SRDF
5 19 (0.43%) Snort
6 14 (0.32%) HDFS
7 12 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.11%) vSphere
9 5 (0.11%) Nmap
10 4 (0.091%) XenApp
11 3 (0.069%) vCloud
11 3 (0.069%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.046%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.046%) RACF
12 2 (0.046%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.046%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.023%) Platform Symphony
13 1 (0.023%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 33 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (0.25%) Tivoli
4 10 (0.23%) Nessus
5 8 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
6 6 (0.14%) WSUS
6 6 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.14%) Control-M
7 5 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.091%) Netcool
8 4 (0.091%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 4 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.091%) SCCM
9 3 (0.069%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.046%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.046%) Graphite
10 2 (0.046%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.046%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.023%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.023%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 488 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 390 (8.91%) Oracle
3 274 (6.26%) SAP
4 125 (2.86%) Cisco
5 115 (2.63%) Sybase
6 88 (2.01%) IBM
7 87 (1.99%) TOWER Software
8 85 (1.94%) VMware
9 65 (1.49%) Informatica
10 58 (1.33%) TIBCO
11 52 (1.19%) SunGard
12 51 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
13 46 (1.05%) NetApp
14 42 (0.96%) EMC
14 42 (0.96%) 29West
15 40 (0.91%) Citrix
15 40 (0.91%) HP
16 34 (0.78%) CheckPoint
17 33 (0.75%) McAfee
18 32 (0.73%) Remedy
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: Bonus, Company Car, Private Health Insurance
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Up to 30% bonus, Benefits, Contributory penion
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
HCL Axon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
HCL Axon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday