The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 131 142 151
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2233 2571 2343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.45% 2.37% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 2.71% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 1812 1693
Median salary £65,000 £56,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.04% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,650 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%

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
80212 94769 98685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.47% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66110 78292 81104
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 2087 £65,000 +14.03% 199
London +12 1125 £72,500 +11.53% 96
South East +9 315 £55,000 +10.00% 20
North West -13 179 £55,000 +15.78% 17
City of London -29 140 £72,500 +17.88% 24
East of England +30 124 £62,500 +16.27% 16
Berkshire +39 119 £60,000 +20.00% 4
West Midlands +3 113 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Cheshire +52 81 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Surrey -22 79 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire +19 78 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South West -44 71 £55,000 +4.26% 20
Birmingham +14 70 £42,765 -9.96% 6
Manchester -61 69 £52,500 +11.70% 8
Reading +8 67 £52,750 +5.50% 1
East Midlands +29 66 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Essex +68 59 £62,500 -22.36% 4
Hampshire +39 52 £60,000 +9.09% 3
West Yorkshire +10 46 £55,000 +18.91% 3
Leeds +23 39 £55,000 +26.43% 1
Scotland -3 37 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Knutsford +32 35 - - 1
Northamptonshire +33 32 - - 1
Northampton +30 32 - -
Hertfordshire -16 31 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Wiltshire +15 29 £47,500 -7.76% 4
Nottinghamshire +11 25 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Nottingham +10 25 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Glasgow +19 24 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Kent +5 23 £35,000 -33.33%

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 1902 (44.27%) Finance
2 1235 (28.75%) Information Security
3 922 (21.46%) Project Management
4 850 (19.79%) Degree
5 822 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
6 767 (17.85%) CISSP
7 691 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 683 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 667 (15.53%) Management Information System
10 558 (12.99%) CISM
11 546 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
12 525 (12.22%) Banking
13 498 (11.59%) PCI DSS
14 490 (11.41%) ITIL
15 478 (11.13%) PRINCE2
16 456 (10.61%) SQL
17 441 (10.27%) CISA
18 439 (10.22%) Cybersecurity
19 430 (10.01%) Microsoft
20 423 (9.85%) Java
21 375 (8.73%) Linux
22 366 (8.52%) Windows
23 365 (8.50%) Change Management
24 347 (8.08%) Data Protection
24 347 (8.08%) Computer Science
25 315 (7.33%) Legal
26 308 (7.17%) Unix
27 307 (7.15%) MS Excel
28 303 (7.05%) Analytics
29 299 (6.96%) Oracle

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (1.91%) Apache
1 82 (1.91%) SharePoint
2 81 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 76 (1.77%) IIS
4 58 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 46 (1.07%) Apache Spark
6 40 (0.93%) JBoss
7 27 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
8 26 (0.61%) SAS
9 25 (0.58%) CMS
9 25 (0.58%) Confluence
9 25 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 23 (0.54%) MS Exchange
11 18 (0.42%) WebLogic
12 17 (0.40%) Drupal
13 16 (0.37%) NetWeaver
14 14 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 13 (0.30%) Documentum
16 12 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 307 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 198 (4.61%) MS Office
3 145 (3.38%) MS Project
4 112 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 78 (1.82%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.19%) SPSS
8 5 (0.12%) Open Workbench
8 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.070%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 28 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 27 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (0.61%) Aligne
3 26 (0.61%) Maximo
4 25 (0.58%) Endur
5 21 (0.49%) Sentinel
6 20 (0.47%) SAP CRM
7 19 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
8 17 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
8 17 (0.40%) OpenLink RightAngle
9 12 (0.28%) Magento
9 12 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
9 12 (0.28%) SAP CO
9 12 (0.28%) SAP FI
9 12 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (0.26%) Shopify
11 10 (0.23%) assyst
12 9 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
13 8 (0.19%) SAP HR
14 7 (0.16%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 75 (1.75%) SaaS
2 70 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (1.33%) Office 365
4 54 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.42%) IaaS
6 11 (0.26%) Basecamp
7 10 (0.23%) PaaS
8 8 (0.19%) OpenShift
9 7 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.14%) Force.com
11 4 (0.093%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.093%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.070%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.070%) Heroku
12 3 (0.070%) Yammer
13 2 (0.047%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.047%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.047%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 289 (6.73%) Firewall
2 206 (4.80%) Network Security
3 169 (3.93%) WAN
4 156 (3.63%) LAN
5 134 (3.12%) TCP/IP
6 85 (1.98%) DNS
7 77 (1.79%) SAN
8 75 (1.75%) SSL
9 66 (1.54%) HTTP
10 65 (1.51%) Internet
11 63 (1.47%) DHCP
12 55 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
13 52 (1.21%) VPN
13 52 (1.21%) Wireless
14 45 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
15 44 (1.02%) LDAP
16 32 (0.74%) IPsec
16 32 (0.74%) MPLS
17 29 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
17 29 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (4.89%) SQL Server
2 155 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 100 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 87 (2.03%) Big Data
5 72 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 62 (1.44%) RDBMS
7 60 (1.40%) GIS
8 51 (1.19%) Hadoop
9 40 (0.93%) MySQL
10 38 (0.88%) DB2
11 36 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 35 (0.81%) Oracle Database
13 32 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 30 (0.70%) OLAP
16 24 (0.56%) OLTP
16 24 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
17 23 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
17 23 (0.54%) SAP BW
18 22 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 92 (2.14%) JIRA
2 49 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 39 (0.91%) Jenkins
4 31 (0.72%) Subversion
4 31 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (0.49%) Grunt
6 20 (0.47%) JUnit
7 18 (0.42%) Visual Studio
8 16 (0.37%) Selenium
9 15 (0.35%) Maven
10 13 (0.30%) TeamCity
11 12 (0.28%) Mockito
12 9 (0.21%) Bitbucket
12 9 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (0.19%) gulp
14 7 (0.16%) Log4j
15 6 (0.14%) ClearCase
15 6 (0.14%) JIRA Agile
15 6 (0.14%) Vagrant
General
1 1902 (44.27%) Finance
2 525 (12.22%) Banking
3 315 (7.33%) Legal
4 253 (5.89%) Retail
5 191 (4.45%) Front Office
6 170 (3.96%) Telecoms
7 158 (3.68%) Investment Banking
8 145 (3.38%) Financial Institution
9 105 (2.44%) Manufacturing
10 93 (2.16%) Marketing
11 77 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
12 67 (1.56%) Billing
13 59 (1.37%) German Language
14 58 (1.35%) Back Office
15 47 (1.09%) Law
16 46 (1.07%) Games
17 44 (1.02%) French Language
18 31 (0.72%) Publishing
19 29 (0.68%) Local Government
19 29 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 735 (17.11%) Analyst
2 549 (12.78%) Project Manager
3 432 (10.06%) Developer
4 386 (8.99%) Consultant
5 334 (7.77%) Architect
6 311 (7.24%) Security Manager
7 266 (6.19%) IT Manager
8 230 (5.35%) Security Analyst
9 225 (5.24%) Information Manager
10 203 (4.73%) Security Consultant
11 199 (4.63%) Information Security Manager
12 168 (3.91%) Business Analyst
13 163 (3.79%) Risk Manager
14 147 (3.42%) Senior Manager
15 142 (3.31%) Java Developer
16 122 (2.84%) IT Analyst
17 119 (2.77%) Risk Analyst
18 105 (2.44%) Security Officer
19 103 (2.40%) C# Developer
20 95 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (5.54%) .NET
2 122 (2.84%) HTML
3 104 (2.42%) Middleware
3 104 (2.42%) XML
4 87 (2.03%) AngularJS
5 83 (1.93%) Web Services
6 71 (1.65%) HTML5
7 66 (1.54%) CSS
8 60 (1.40%) WCF
9 44 (1.02%) Spring
10 43 (1.00%) REST
11 42 (0.98%) jQuery
12 39 (0.91%) ASP.NET
13 38 (0.88%) WPF
14 37 (0.86%) LAMP
15 31 (0.72%) .NET Framework
16 29 (0.68%) JSON
17 27 (0.63%) React
17 27 (0.63%) Symfony
18 26 (0.61%) mod_perl
Miscellaneous
1 667 (15.53%) Management Information System
2 546 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
3 347 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 234 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 171 (3.98%) Derivative
6 167 (3.89%) Mathematics
7 131 (3.05%) Algorithms
8 122 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
9 117 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 112 (2.61%) Market Risk
11 107 (2.49%) Equities
12 96 (2.23%) Credit Risk
12 96 (2.23%) Data Structures
13 82 (1.91%) CESG
13 82 (1.91%) Fixed Income
14 79 (1.84%) Physics
15 68 (1.58%) Fintech
15 68 (1.58%) Statistics
16 67 (1.56%) Cryptography
17 63 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 375 (8.73%) Linux
2 366 (8.52%) Windows
3 308 (7.17%) Unix
4 66 (1.54%) Solaris
5 65 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 55 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (0.70%) Windows 2000
10 27 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.30%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.26%) Android
12 11 (0.26%) Windows 10
13 10 (0.23%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.14%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.093%) AIX
16 3 (0.070%) CentOS
16 3 (0.070%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.047%) HPUX
17 2 (0.047%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1235 (28.75%) Information Security
2 922 (21.46%) Project Management
3 822 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
4 683 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 490 (11.41%) ITIL
6 478 (11.13%) PRINCE2
7 439 (10.22%) Cybersecurity
8 365 (8.50%) Change Management
9 347 (8.08%) Data Protection
10 303 (7.05%) Analytics
11 279 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 275 (6.40%) Security Management
13 272 (6.33%) SDLC
14 249 (5.80%) Penetration Testing
15 248 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
16 243 (5.66%) Scrum
17 241 (5.61%) Business Continuity
18 232 (5.40%) Security Architecture
19 231 (5.38%) Service Delivery
20 226 (5.26%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 456 (10.61%) SQL
2 423 (9.85%) Java
3 254 (5.91%) C#
4 230 (5.35%) Python
5 144 (3.35%) C++
6 140 (3.26%) JavaScript
7 132 (3.07%) Perl
8 116 (2.70%) C
9 97 (2.26%) PHP
10 66 (1.54%) Ruby
11 58 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 56 (1.30%) VBA
13 55 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 46 (1.07%) Shell Script
15 38 (0.88%) Scala
16 36 (0.84%) R
17 31 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 31 (0.72%) VB
18 28 (0.65%) T-SQL
19 27 (0.63%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 850 (19.79%) Degree
2 767 (17.85%) CISSP
3 558 (12.99%) CISM
4 441 (10.27%) CISA
5 228 (5.31%) Security Cleared
6 156 (3.63%) SC Cleared
7 152 (3.54%) CRISC
8 139 (3.24%) CEH
9 128 (2.98%) PMP
10 119 (2.77%) PMI Certification
11 83 (1.93%) GIAC
12 80 (1.86%) SANS
13 76 (1.77%) CESG Certified Professional
14 69 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
15 68 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
16 57 (1.33%) DV Cleared
17 54 (1.26%) CLAS
17 54 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 53 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 45 (1.05%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 691 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 498 (11.59%) PCI DSS
3 266 (6.19%) QA
4 204 (4.75%) COBIT
5 115 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 62 (1.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 51 (1.19%) Data Quality
7 51 (1.19%) SLA
8 40 (0.93%) ISO22301
9 38 (0.88%) MiFID
10 35 (0.81%) Solvency II
11 34 (0.79%) RMADS
12 32 (0.74%) ISO27002
13 24 (0.56%) ISO 9001
14 23 (0.54%) BS25999
15 22 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
16 19 (0.44%) EMIR
17 18 (0.42%) GPG13
18 15 (0.35%) P3O
19 14 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 128 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 54 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 30 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
5 26 (0.61%) NFS
6 25 (0.58%) SRDF
7 24 (0.56%) KVM
7 24 (0.56%) Xen
8 13 (0.30%) XenApp
9 12 (0.28%) Docker
9 12 (0.28%) Firmware
10 10 (0.23%) HDFS
11 8 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.19%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.14%) Apache Flume
12 6 (0.14%) Snort
12 6 (0.14%) vSphere
13 5 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.12%) PowerHA
13 5 (0.12%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 49 (1.14%) Nessus
2 30 (0.70%) Puppet
3 25 (0.58%) Nagios
3 25 (0.58%) QRadar
4 23 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
4 23 (0.54%) RSA Archer
5 22 (0.51%) WSUS
6 21 (0.49%) Control-M
7 19 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (0.44%) SCCM
8 15 (0.35%) RSA Security Analytics
9 12 (0.28%) Ansible
9 12 (0.28%) Cacti
9 12 (0.28%) SELinux
10 9 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 9 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.16%) Kibana
11 7 (0.16%) logstash
12 6 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.14%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 430 (10.01%) Microsoft
2 299 (6.96%) Oracle
3 249 (5.80%) Cisco
4 190 (4.42%) SAP
5 155 (3.61%) VMware
6 101 (2.35%) IBM
7 94 (2.19%) Juniper
8 82 (1.91%) CheckPoint
9 78 (1.82%) F5
10 75 (1.75%) Palo Alto
11 63 (1.47%) Blue Coat
11 63 (1.47%) Red Hat
12 62 (1.44%) Sybase
13 58 (1.35%) HP
14 55 (1.28%) Sourcefire
15 50 (1.16%) Computacenter
16 44 (1.02%) Forcepoint
17 43 (1.00%) Intel
17 43 (1.00%) Intel Security
18 39 (0.91%) NetApp
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
KnownFour
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £65000 per annum
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Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexihours and more...
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Salary: £140000 - £160000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits, bonus
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Networkers
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 per annum;
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum DoE (+ v strong Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 per annum + healthcare, life insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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