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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 772 784 667
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -117
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 121 123 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 99 99 138
Average salary £62,500 £58,500 £67,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.83% -13.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.48% +2.50%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -4 104 £66,250 +13.24% 34
London +1 59 £80,000 +14.28% 19
City of London +24 12 £72,500 -5.84% 3
East of England +8 11 £60,000 -20.00%
Scotland 0 9 £41,500 -30.83% 3
Hertfordshire -1 9 £57,500 -8.00%
South West -20 8 £48,600 -18.31% 3
Edinburgh -4 7 £41,500 -20.57% 3
North West -6 7 £60,500 +12.55% 5
East Midlands -3 6 £41,674 +4.18% 5
Nottinghamshire - 6 £41,674 -
Nottingham - 6 £41,674 -
South East +12 5 £55,000 -25.42%
Cheshire -3 5 £61,500 +26.15% 1
Dorset - 5 - -
Bournemouth - 5 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £51,250 -
Berkshire +13 4 £55,000 -37.14%
Yorkshire +9 4 £42,500 -10.52% 1
West Midlands -2 4 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Cardiff - 4 £50,000 - 1
South Wales - 4 £50,000 - 1
Wales - 4 £50,000 - 1
Bristol - 3 £48,600 -
Skipton - 3 £42,500 -
Watford - 3 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Slough - 3 £55,000 -
Manchester 0 2 £49,300 -8.27% 4
Warrington - 2 £60,500 -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 153 (59.07%) Risk Management
2 139 (53.67%) Finance
3 92 (35.52%) Information Security
4 83 (32.05%) CISSP
4 83 (32.05%) CISA
5 67 (25.87%) Banking
6 62 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (18.15%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (17.76%) COBIT
9 43 (16.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 41 (15.83%) CISM
11 38 (14.67%) Risk Assessment
12 37 (14.29%) CRISC
13 36 (13.90%) Degree
14 29 (11.20%) Project Management
15 27 (10.42%) Cyber Security
16 26 (10.04%) Credit Risk
17 25 (9.65%) PCI DSS
18 24 (9.27%) Management Information System
19 23 (8.88%) Retail
20 22 (8.49%) CIMA
21 21 (8.11%) Business Continuity
22 20 (7.72%) ITIL
23 19 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
23 19 (7.34%) Risk Analysis
24 18 (6.95%) Disaster Recovery
25 17 (6.56%) Security Management
26 16 (6.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
27 15 (5.79%) Validation
27 15 (5.79%) Data Protection

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (3.47%) SAS
2 4 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.47%) MS Excel
1 9 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (1.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.54%) Open Workbench
4 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Primavera
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (0.39%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) LAN
1 2 (0.77%) VPN
1 2 (0.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.39%) Network Security
2 1 (0.39%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.93%) Base SAS
3 2 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (0.77%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.39%) MS Access
4 1 (0.39%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (0.39%) Big Data
General
1 139 (53.67%) Finance
2 67 (25.87%) Banking
3 23 (8.88%) Retail
4 14 (5.41%) Legal
5 11 (4.25%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.86%) Front Office
7 6 (2.32%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.93%) Marketing
9 3 (1.16%) Back Office
9 3 (1.16%) Law
10 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.77%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.39%) .NET
1 1 (0.39%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.15%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.04%) Credit Risk
3 24 (9.27%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.41%) Market Risk
5 9 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.54%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.16%) STB
7 3 (1.16%) Economics
8 2 (0.77%) Derivative
8 2 (0.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.77%) BYOD
8 2 (0.77%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.39%) Statistics
9 1 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.39%) EFT
9 1 (0.39%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (59.07%) Risk Management
2 92 (35.52%) Information Security
3 62 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (14.67%) Risk Assessment
5 29 (11.20%) Project Management
6 27 (10.42%) Cyber Security
7 21 (8.11%) Business Continuity
8 20 (7.72%) ITIL
9 19 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.34%) Risk Analysis
10 18 (6.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (6.56%) Security Management
12 15 (5.79%) Validation
12 15 (5.79%) Data Protection
13 14 (5.41%) Analytics
14 13 (5.02%) Change Management
15 12 (4.63%) Business Development
16 11 (4.25%) Quality Management
16 11 (4.25%) Line Management
17 10 (3.86%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.09%) C
2 7 (2.70%) SQL
3 4 (1.54%) C++
3 4 (1.54%) Java
4 3 (1.16%) VBA
5 2 (0.77%) MATLAB
5 2 (0.77%) R
5 2 (0.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 83 (32.05%) CISSP
1 83 (32.05%) CISA
2 41 (15.83%) CISM
3 37 (14.29%) CRISC
4 36 (13.90%) Degree
5 22 (8.49%) CIMA
6 14 (5.41%) QiCA
7 13 (5.02%) ACCA
8 8 (3.09%) MBA
9 5 (1.93%) PMP
9 5 (1.93%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.77%) CSSLP
12 2 (0.77%) GIAC
13 1 (0.39%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (17.76%) COBIT
2 43 (16.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (9.65%) PCI DSS
4 16 (6.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (5.41%) COSO
6 6 (2.32%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.54%) QA
8 2 (0.77%) Basel II
9 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.39%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 6 (2.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.54%) CA
2 4 (1.54%) Remedy
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle
3 2 (0.77%) SAP
3 2 (0.77%) Fiserv
4 1 (0.39%) Tableau
4 1 (0.39%) SunGard
4 1 (0.39%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (0.39%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.39%) StatPro
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