The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 771 667 745
Rank change year-on-year
-104 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 128 208 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 139 128
Average salary £58,500 £67,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.68% -0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £92,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,200 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the UK.

Risk Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Manager over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -114 116 £58,500 -12.68% 22
London -38 73 £74,500 -6.87% 15
North West -9 16 £53,750 +16.84% 4
City of London -13 14 £77,250 -1.59% 8
Cheshire -2 13 £48,750 +5.97%
Scotland -17 12 £55,200 -4.00% 3
South East -36 8 £73,750 +55.26%
Edinburgh -13 7 £50,400 -4.00% 3
East Midlands -17 7 £40,000 -46.66%
Northamptonshire -17 7 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -51 7 £47,500 +28.37% 3
Northampton -11 6 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -39 6 £47,500 +31.94% 3
Wiltshire - 6 £59,500 -
South West - 6 £59,500 -
Swindon - 6 £59,500 -
Bradford 0 4 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Surrey -4 4 £73,750 +3.50%
Knutsford -9 4 £40,000 -13.04%
Stockton-on-Tees - 4 £40,000 -
Durham - 4 £40,000 -
North East - 4 £40,000 -
Manchester -10 3 £53,750 -2.27% 2
Stirling -17 3 £77,000 -6.66%
Kent -4 2 £40,000 -46.66%
Berkshire -11 2 £87,500 +20.68%
Leeds -30 2 £47,500 +31.94% 1
East of England -40 2 £75,000 +32.15%
Chester - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £87,500 -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title.

1 178 (65.44%) Finance
2 133 (48.90%) Risk Management
3 81 (29.78%) Banking
4 67 (24.63%) CISA
5 51 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (18.38%) Degree
7 48 (17.65%) Information Security
8 45 (16.54%) CISSP
9 38 (13.97%) Management Information System
10 37 (13.60%) Retail
11 34 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 31 (11.40%) Project Management
13 30 (11.03%) PMI Certification
14 29 (10.66%) CISM
14 29 (10.66%) Risk Assessment
15 27 (9.93%) COBIT
16 23 (8.46%) Business Development
16 23 (8.46%) Business Continuity
17 21 (7.72%) SAS
18 20 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 20 (7.35%) Retail Banking
18 20 (7.35%) Credit Risk
19 19 (6.99%) PCI DSS
20 18 (6.62%) CRISC
20 18 (6.62%) Analytics
21 17 (6.25%) PMI
21 17 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
22 15 (5.51%) Security Management
22 15 (5.51%) Service Delivery
23 14 (5.15%) Service Management

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (7.72%) SAS
2 5 (1.84%) IIS
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.74%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.10%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.37%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.37%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.84%) ATM
2 3 (1.10%) LAN
2 3 (1.10%) WLAN
2 3 (1.10%) Internet
2 3 (1.10%) Firewall
3 2 (0.74%) PPP
4 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.10%) Base SAS
1 3 (1.10%) Big Data
2 2 (0.74%) QlikView
3 1 (0.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.37%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
General
1 178 (65.44%) Finance
2 81 (29.78%) Banking
3 37 (13.60%) Retail
4 20 (7.35%) Retail Banking
5 12 (4.41%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.68%) Front Office
7 9 (3.31%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (3.31%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.57%) Legal
9 6 (2.21%) Marketing
10 5 (1.84%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.10%) Billing
12 2 (0.74%) Automotive
13 1 (0.37%) Law
13 1 (0.37%) Back Office
13 1 (0.37%) Advertising
13 1 (0.37%) Publishing
13 1 (0.37%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.10%) .NET
2 2 (0.74%) DCOM
2 2 (0.74%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.37%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.97%) Management Information System
2 20 (7.35%) Credit Risk
3 17 (6.25%) PMI
4 14 (5.15%) Market Risk
5 10 (3.68%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.57%) Derivative
6 7 (2.57%) AS400
7 5 (1.84%) Equities
8 4 (1.47%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.47%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.47%) Economics
8 4 (1.47%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.10%) Statistics
9 3 (1.10%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.37%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.37%) Social Media
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.78%) Windows
2 12 (4.41%) UNIX
3 3 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (48.90%) Risk Management
2 51 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (17.65%) Information Security
4 34 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 31 (11.40%) Project Management
6 29 (10.66%) Risk Assessment
7 23 (8.46%) Business Continuity
7 23 (8.46%) Business Development
8 18 (6.62%) Analytics
9 15 (5.51%) Security Management
9 15 (5.51%) Service Delivery
10 14 (5.15%) Service Management
10 14 (5.15%) BCP
11 12 (4.41%) System Testing
12 11 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (4.04%) Programme Management
12 11 (4.04%) Business Continuity Planning
13 10 (3.68%) ITSM
14 9 (3.31%) Security Architecture
14 9 (3.31%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.15%) SQL
2 6 (2.21%) Java
3 4 (1.47%) C++
3 4 (1.47%) C
3 4 (1.47%) VBA
4 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
4 2 (0.74%) R
4 2 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 67 (24.63%) CISA
2 50 (18.38%) Degree
3 45 (16.54%) CISSP
4 30 (11.03%) PMI Certification
5 29 (10.66%) CISM
6 18 (6.62%) CRISC
7 13 (4.78%) PMP
8 3 (1.10%) ISACA
9 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.37%) CIMA
9 1 (0.37%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.93%) COBIT
2 20 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (6.99%) PCI DSS
4 11 (4.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.47%) COSO
5 4 (1.47%) QA
6 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.74%) EMIR
7 2 (0.74%) Basel II
8 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.37%) Basel III
8 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.37%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.37%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.37%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (2.57%) RACF
Vendors
1 10 (3.68%) Oracle
1 10 (3.68%) SAP
1 10 (3.68%) Temenos
2 7 (2.57%) Unisys
2 7 (2.57%) IBM
3 5 (1.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.47%) CA
5 2 (0.74%) Trillium
5 2 (0.74%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.37%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.37%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.37%) Datanomic
6 1 (0.37%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.37%) Charles River
6 1 (0.37%) Algorithmics
6 1 (0.37%) Perforce
6 1 (0.37%) SimCorp
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London
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Salary: £44800 - £56000 per annum
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits package
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Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + Pension + Car
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London
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Leeds
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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London
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