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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 776 792 668
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -124
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 121 113 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.097% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 100 89 159
Average salary £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £108,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £67,500 £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 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 4 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 +27 110 £65,000 +8.33% 24
London +22 62 £80,000 +6.66% 15
East of England +16 14 £52,500 -30.00%
City of London +33 12 £72,500 -12.12% 4
Hertfordshire +7 12 £52,500 -16.00%
North West -3 8 £60,500 +46.66% 3
Yorkshire -6 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £50,000 -
Cheshire -6 6 £60,500 +46.66% 1
South East +18 5 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Scotland +3 5 £51,000 +15.90% 2
East Midlands 0 5 £41,674 +4.18% 2
South West -13 5 £48,600 -8.24% 2
Nottinghamshire - 5 £41,674 - 2
Nottingham - 5 £41,674 - 2
Berkshire +11 4 £55,000 -26.66%
Canary Wharf +8 4 £80,000 -
Bournemouth - 4 - -
Skipton - 4 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
Dorset - 4 - -
West Yorkshire -4 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Bradford -20 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Watford - 3 £60,000 -
Slough - 3 £55,000 -
Warrington - 3 £60,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £51,500 - 1
Manchester +8 2 £49,300 - 2
Cardiff - 2 £50,000 - 1
South Wales - 2 £50,000 - 1

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 149 (60.57%) Risk Management
2 128 (52.03%) Finance
3 91 (36.99%) Information Security
4 79 (32.11%) CISSP
5 71 (28.86%) CISA
6 61 (24.80%) Banking
7 60 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (20.33%) Analytical Skills
9 44 (17.89%) COBIT
10 43 (17.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 43 (17.48%) Risk Assessment
11 39 (15.85%) CISM
12 36 (14.63%) Degree
13 35 (14.23%) CRISC
14 30 (12.20%) Project Management
15 26 (10.57%) Management Information System
16 25 (10.16%) PCI DSS
17 22 (8.94%) Credit Risk
18 20 (8.13%) Cyber Security
19 19 (7.72%) Risk Analysis
19 19 (7.72%) Retail
19 19 (7.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 19 (7.72%) ITIL
20 18 (7.32%) Security Management
20 18 (7.32%) Business Continuity
21 17 (6.91%) Validation
22 16 (6.50%) Legal
22 16 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
23 15 (6.10%) CIMA
23 15 (6.10%) Analytics

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 10 (4.07%) SAS
2 4 (1.63%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.44%) MS Office
4 4 (1.63%) Open Workbench
4 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Primavera
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) LAN
1 2 (0.81%) VPN
1 2 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.41%) Network Security
2 1 (0.41%) Intranet
2 1 (0.41%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.03%) Base SAS
3 3 (1.22%) Big Data
4 2 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.41%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (0.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (52.03%) Finance
2 61 (24.80%) Banking
3 19 (7.72%) Retail
4 16 (6.50%) Legal
5 10 (4.07%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.66%) Front Office
7 8 (3.25%) Marketing
8 6 (2.44%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.63%) Law
10 3 (1.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.41%) Advertising
11 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.41%) .NET
1 1 (0.41%) ODBC
1 1 (0.41%) WPF
1 1 (0.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.33%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.57%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.94%) Credit Risk
4 11 (4.47%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.66%) Market Risk
6 6 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.03%) Economics
8 4 (1.63%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.81%) BYOD
9 2 (0.81%) Derivative
9 2 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.41%) EFT
10 1 (0.41%) GIS
10 1 (0.41%) STB
10 1 (0.41%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.41%) Statistics
10 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (60.57%) Risk Management
2 91 (36.99%) Information Security
3 60 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (17.48%) Risk Assessment
5 30 (12.20%) Project Management
6 20 (8.13%) Cyber Security
7 19 (7.72%) ITIL
7 19 (7.72%) Risk Analysis
8 18 (7.32%) Business Continuity
8 18 (7.32%) Security Management
9 17 (6.91%) Validation
10 16 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (6.10%) Analytics
12 13 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (5.28%) Data Protection
13 12 (4.88%) Change Management
13 12 (4.88%) Line Management
14 11 (4.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (4.47%) Data Analysis
15 10 (4.07%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.66%) SQL
2 8 (3.25%) C
3 4 (1.63%) C++
3 4 (1.63%) Java
4 3 (1.22%) C#
4 3 (1.22%) VBA
5 2 (0.81%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.41%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 79 (32.11%) CISSP
2 71 (28.86%) CISA
3 39 (15.85%) CISM
4 36 (14.63%) Degree
5 35 (14.23%) CRISC
6 15 (6.10%) CIMA
7 11 (4.47%) QiCA
8 9 (3.66%) ACCA
9 8 (3.25%) MBA
10 6 (2.44%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.63%) PMP
11 4 (1.63%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.22%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.81%) CSSLP
14 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.41%) GIAC
14 1 (0.41%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (17.89%) COBIT
2 43 (17.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (10.16%) PCI DSS
4 19 (7.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (5.69%) COSO
6 6 (2.44%) Data Quality
7 5 (2.03%) QA
8 4 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.81%) Basel II
10 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.41%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 7 (2.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.63%) CA
2 4 (1.63%) Remedy
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle
4 2 (0.81%) SAP
4 2 (0.81%) Fiserv
5 1 (0.41%) Tableau
5 1 (0.41%) IBM
5 1 (0.41%) SunGard
5 1 (0.41%) Teradata
5 1 (0.41%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.41%) StatPro
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