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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 750 750 724
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 133 157 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 112 125 132
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £103,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,875
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -3.54%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 115 £60,000 -17.24% 34
London +6 60 £71,250 -5.00% 18
City of London +36 24 £72,500 -3.33% 5
North West +13 19 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Scotland +25 15 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South East +7 12 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Glasgow - 11 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +24 10 £56,250 +11.38% 1
Cheshire +4 9 £67,500 +42.10%
South West -15 8 £55,000 +7.84%
East Midlands +8 6 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Northamptonshire +1 6 £42,500 +3.03%
Yorkshire +5 5 £45,000 -28.00% 6
Northampton +3 5 £42,500 +3.03%
East of England - 5 £52,500 - 3
Edinburgh +12 4 - -
Berkshire +5 4 £60,000 -18.64%
Hampshire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £51,250 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £51,250 -
West Yorkshire +15 3 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Bristol -12 3 £57,500 +12.74%
Bradford - 3 £45,000 -
Reading - 3 £65,000 -
Surrey +18 2 £60,000 -20.00%
Slough +6 2 £65,000 -10.34%
Canary Wharf 0 2 £80,000 +23.07%
Wiltshire -4 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Southampton - 2 £45,000 -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 138 (64.49%) Risk Management
2 112 (52.34%) Finance
3 64 (29.91%) Information Security
4 55 (25.70%) Banking
4 55 (25.70%) CISSP
5 53 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (20.09%) CISA
7 42 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (19.16%) Risk Assessment
9 37 (17.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 34 (15.89%) Degree
11 32 (14.95%) COBIT
11 32 (14.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 30 (14.02%) CRISC
13 29 (13.55%) CISM
14 26 (12.15%) Project Management
15 24 (11.21%) Management Information System
16 22 (10.28%) Credit Risk
17 20 (9.35%) ITIL
18 18 (8.41%) Risk Analysis
19 17 (7.94%) Retail
19 17 (7.94%) Validation
20 16 (7.48%) Analytics
21 15 (7.01%) PCI DSS
21 15 (7.01%) SAS
22 14 (6.54%) Legal
22 14 (6.54%) Security Management
23 12 (5.61%) Marketing
24 11 (5.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 11 (5.14%) Line Management

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (7.01%) SAS
2 4 (1.87%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.87%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Primavera
1 1 (0.47%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) RTP
1 1 (0.47%) Intranet
1 1 (0.47%) Internet
1 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (2.34%) Base SAS
2 4 (1.87%) Big Data
3 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.47%) MS Access
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.47%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 112 (52.34%) Finance
2 55 (25.70%) Banking
3 17 (7.94%) Retail
4 14 (6.54%) Legal
5 12 (5.61%) Marketing
6 10 (4.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.27%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.80%) Back Office
9 5 (2.34%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.40%) Front Office
11 2 (0.93%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Advertising
11 2 (0.93%) Law
12 1 (0.47%) Electronics
12 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.47%) ODBC
1 1 (0.47%) .NET
1 1 (0.47%) LINQ
1 1 (0.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.21%) Management Information System
3 22 (10.28%) Credit Risk
4 11 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.27%) Economics
5 7 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.27%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.87%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.87%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.40%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.93%) Social Media
8 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.93%) GIS
9 1 (0.47%) Equities
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
9 1 (0.47%) Derivative
9 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (64.49%) Risk Management
2 64 (29.91%) Information Security
3 53 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (19.16%) Risk Assessment
5 26 (12.15%) Project Management
6 20 (9.35%) ITIL
7 18 (8.41%) Risk Analysis
8 17 (7.94%) Validation
9 16 (7.48%) Analytics
10 14 (6.54%) Security Management
11 11 (5.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (5.14%) Line Management
11 11 (5.14%) Data Protection
11 11 (5.14%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.67%) Information Security Management
12 10 (4.67%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (4.67%) Migration
12 10 (4.67%) ISMS
13 9 (4.21%) Data Management
14 8 (3.74%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.14%) SQL
2 9 (4.21%) C
3 4 (1.87%) C#
4 3 (1.40%) C++
4 3 (1.40%) Java
5 2 (0.93%) VBA
6 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.47%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 55 (25.70%) CISSP
2 43 (20.09%) CISA
3 34 (15.89%) Degree
4 30 (14.02%) CRISC
5 29 (13.55%) CISM
6 9 (4.21%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.74%) ACCA
7 8 (3.74%) MBA
8 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.80%) QiCA
9 5 (2.34%) CIMA
10 4 (1.87%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.87%) PMP
10 4 (1.87%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.93%) CSSLP
11 2 (0.93%) ISACA
11 2 (0.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.93%) CISMP
12 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (14.95%) COBIT
2 32 (14.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (7.01%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.21%) COSO
5 6 (2.80%) Data Quality
6 5 (2.34%) QA
7 4 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.93%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (2.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.34%) Remedy
3 4 (1.87%) Wall Street Systems
3 4 (1.87%) CA
3 4 (1.87%) SunGard
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle
4 2 (0.93%) SAP
5 1 (0.47%) Perforce
5 1 (0.47%) Teradata
5 1 (0.47%) StatPro
5 1 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.47%) BMC
5 1 (0.47%) IBM
5 1 (0.47%) Murex
5 1 (0.47%) Tableau
Essex
Precise Placements Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Hudson (Scotland) IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Precise Placements Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: £Attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42863.00 - £61435.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ITF Solutions
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ITF Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago