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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 795 718 738
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 80 160 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 121 118
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £51,000 £43,850
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £76,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +23.71%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Risk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Manager
Top 26 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 4 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 -85 67 £60,500 -6.92% 25
London -38 35 £67,500 +3.84% 8
Scotland +21 13 £48,750 -25.00%
South West -24 10 £56,250 +10.29% 2
Glasgow - 10 £48,750 -
South East -21 9 £60,000 -14.28%
Bristol -13 8 £56,250 +10.29% 1
North West -1 7 £67,500 +28.57% 5
Manchester +7 6 £67,500 +28.57% 3
City of London -14 6 £71,750 +13.88% 6
Middlesex - 4 £64,000 -
Edinburgh +7 3 - -
East of England -3 3 £46,500 -15.45% 1
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £49,750 -
Hampshire - 2 £49,500 -
Staines - 2 £49,750 -
Essex - 2 £45,750 -
Bedfordshire +13 1 £90,000 +63.63% 1
Reading -10 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Berkshire -17 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £60,000 -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 127 (62.87%) Risk Management
2 94 (46.53%) Finance
3 49 (24.26%) Information Security
4 46 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (16.83%) Risk Assessment
5 34 (16.83%) Banking
6 33 (16.34%) Degree
7 30 (14.85%) Project Management
8 28 (13.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (12.87%) Management Information System
10 24 (11.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 23 (11.39%) CISSP
12 22 (10.89%) Retail
13 21 (10.40%) Business Continuity
14 19 (9.41%) CISA
14 19 (9.41%) ITIL
15 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (8.42%) COBIT
17 16 (7.92%) Credit Risk
17 16 (7.92%) CISM
18 15 (7.43%) CRISC
19 14 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
20 13 (6.44%) Service Delivery
20 13 (6.44%) Security Management
20 13 (6.44%) Data Analysis
21 12 (5.94%) Computer Science
21 12 (5.94%) Information Security Management
21 12 (5.94%) Change Management
21 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
22 11 (5.45%) Legal

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (3.96%) SAS
2 2 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS Office
2 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (1.98%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.50%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) Intranet
1 1 (0.50%) Internet
1 1 (0.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.48%) SAP BW
2 4 (1.98%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.50%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 94 (46.53%) Finance
2 34 (16.83%) Banking
3 22 (10.89%) Retail
4 11 (5.45%) Legal
5 10 (4.95%) Marketing
5 10 (4.95%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.46%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.47%) Front Office
8 6 (2.97%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.97%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.49%) Back Office
9 3 (1.49%) Electronics
9 3 (1.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.99%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.99%) International Banking
10 2 (0.99%) Law
11 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.50%) Automotive
11 1 (0.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) DCOM
1 1 (0.50%) STL
1 1 (0.50%) Middleware
1 1 (0.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (0.50%) LINQ
1 1 (0.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.92%) Credit Risk
4 12 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.47%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.97%) Economics
7 6 (2.97%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.48%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.48%) FMCG
8 5 (2.48%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.49%) Derivative
10 2 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.99%) Social Media
10 2 (0.99%) AS400
10 2 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.50%) GIS
11 1 (0.50%) Equities
11 1 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.97%) Linux
2 4 (1.98%) UNIX
3 3 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (62.87%) Risk Management
2 49 (24.26%) Information Security
3 46 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (16.83%) Risk Assessment
5 30 (14.85%) Project Management
6 21 (10.40%) Business Continuity
7 19 (9.41%) ITIL
8 14 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (6.44%) Service Delivery
9 13 (6.44%) Security Management
9 13 (6.44%) Data Analysis
10 12 (5.94%) Information Security Management
10 12 (5.94%) Change Management
11 11 (5.45%) Analytics
12 10 (4.95%) PRINCE2
13 9 (4.46%) ISMS
14 8 (3.96%) Data Protection
14 8 (3.96%) BCP
15 7 (3.47%) PRINCE
15 7 (3.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.47%) C
1 7 (3.47%) SQL
2 5 (2.48%) Python
3 3 (1.49%) C#
4 2 (0.99%) C++
4 2 (0.99%) Java
5 1 (0.50%) VBA
5 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.50%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 33 (16.34%) Degree
2 23 (11.39%) CISSP
3 19 (9.41%) CISA
4 16 (7.92%) CISM
5 15 (7.43%) CRISC
6 9 (4.46%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.47%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.97%) ISACA
9 4 (1.98%) VCP4
9 4 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.49%) ACCA
10 3 (1.49%) CIMA
11 2 (0.99%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.50%) PMP
12 1 (0.50%) QiCA
12 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (11.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (8.42%) COBIT
4 11 (5.45%) COSO
5 10 (4.95%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.98%) ISO 9001
7 3 (1.49%) QA
8 1 (0.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.50%) GAMP
8 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.50%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.50%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) RACF
Vendors
1 7 (3.47%) SAP
2 5 (2.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.98%) Remedy
3 4 (1.98%) IBM
4 3 (1.49%) BMC
4 3 (1.49%) SunGard
4 3 (1.49%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (0.99%) Perforce
5 2 (0.99%) Teradata
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle
5 2 (0.99%) Unisys
6 1 (0.50%) Cognos
6 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.50%) Murex
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Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
HFG
Salary: £63000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% Bonus, pension, health
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Northamptonshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
EE
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