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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 779 753 731
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 125 167 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 99 130 123
Average salary £58,500 £65,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £90,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.74% +2.00%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
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 £26,500
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 5 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 5 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
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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 -5 105 £60,000 -11.11% 28
London -35 52 £71,250 -5.00% 11
City of London +37 24 £72,500 +11.53% 4
North West +6 20 £57,500 +5.50% 2
Scotland +27 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South East +26 14 £60,000 -17.24% 2
Glasgow - 12 £50,000 -
Manchester +10 10 £56,250 +11.38% 1
South West -16 10 £55,000 +7.84%
Cheshire +9 9 £67,500 +17.39%
East Midlands +11 6 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Northamptonshire -2 6 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Edinburgh +6 5 - - 1
Northampton +1 5 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Bristol -14 5 £56,250 +10.29%
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire 0 4 £60,000 -15.78%
Reading -3 3 £65,000 -7.14%
Surrey +15 2 £60,000 -20.00%
East of England +13 2 £49,500 -10.00%
Slough +10 2 £65,000 -10.34%
Southampton - 2 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £65,000 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £45,000 -33.33% 5
Yorkshire +2 1 £45,000 -33.33% 6
Hertfordshire -6 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Kent - 1 £42,500 - 1

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 140 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 116 (55.24%) Finance
3 57 (27.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (26.67%) Information Security
5 50 (23.81%) Banking
6 48 (22.86%) CISSP
7 42 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 38 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
9 35 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 34 (16.19%) CISA
11 33 (15.71%) Degree
12 31 (14.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 29 (13.81%) CISM
14 28 (13.33%) Project Management
15 26 (12.38%) COBIT
16 25 (11.90%) CRISC
17 24 (11.43%) Credit Risk
18 22 (10.48%) Management Information System
19 18 (8.57%) ITIL
19 18 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
20 17 (8.10%) Legal
20 17 (8.10%) Retail
21 16 (7.62%) Validation
22 15 (7.14%) SAS
22 15 (7.14%) Analytics
23 14 (6.67%) MS Excel
23 14 (6.67%) Security Management
24 12 (5.71%) PCI DSS
24 12 (5.71%) Computer Science
24 12 (5.71%) Marketing

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (7.14%) SAS
2 4 (1.90%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.90%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.95%) MS Office
4 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.48%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) Network Security
1 1 (0.48%) RTP
1 1 (0.48%) Intranet
1 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.38%) Base SAS
2 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.90%) Big Data
3 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.48%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.48%) MS Access
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 116 (55.24%) Finance
2 50 (23.81%) Banking
3 17 (8.10%) Legal
3 17 (8.10%) Retail
4 12 (5.71%) Marketing
5 10 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.38%) Back Office
7 4 (1.90%) Front Office
8 3 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.43%) Electronics
9 2 (0.95%) Law
9 2 (0.95%) Advertising
9 2 (0.95%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.48%) International Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.48%) WPF
1 1 (0.48%) LINQ
1 1 (0.48%) ODBC
1 1 (0.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.43%) Credit Risk
3 22 (10.48%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.33%) Economics
7 4 (1.90%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.90%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.95%) GIS
9 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.95%) Social Media
10 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.48%) FMCG
10 1 (0.48%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 57 (27.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (26.67%) Information Security
4 42 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 28 (13.33%) Project Management
6 18 (8.57%) ITIL
6 18 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
7 16 (7.62%) Validation
8 15 (7.14%) Analytics
9 14 (6.67%) Security Management
10 11 (5.24%) Data Protection
10 11 (5.24%) Line Management
10 11 (5.24%) Service Delivery
10 11 (5.24%) Change Management
10 11 (5.24%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (4.76%) Information Security Management
11 10 (4.76%) Migration
11 10 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 10 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (4.76%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.24%) SQL
2 9 (4.29%) C
3 4 (1.90%) C#
4 3 (1.43%) C++
4 3 (1.43%) Java
5 2 (0.95%) VBA
6 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.48%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 48 (22.86%) CISSP
2 34 (16.19%) CISA
3 33 (15.71%) Degree
4 29 (13.81%) CISM
5 25 (11.90%) CRISC
6 9 (4.29%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.33%) MBA
7 7 (3.33%) ACCA
8 6 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.38%) CIMA
10 4 (1.90%) PMP
10 4 (1.90%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.43%) ISACA
11 3 (1.43%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.43%) QiCA
12 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.95%) CISMP
12 2 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.95%) CSSLP
13 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (14.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 26 (12.38%) COBIT
4 12 (5.71%) PCI DSS
5 11 (5.24%) COSO
6 6 (2.86%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.90%) QA
8 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.95%) Basel II
10 1 (0.48%) FATCA
10 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.48%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 7 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.38%) Remedy
3 4 (1.90%) SunGard
3 4 (1.90%) CA
3 4 (1.90%) Wall Street Systems
4 3 (1.43%) SAP
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle
5 2 (0.95%) IBM
5 2 (0.95%) Teradata
6 1 (0.48%) Tableau
6 1 (0.48%) Perforce
6 1 (0.48%) Cognos
6 1 (0.48%) Murex
6 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.48%) BMC
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £56000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, Flex-fund
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday + other great benefi
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive bonus potential
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago