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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 788 759 760
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 111 146 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 95 110 98
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +33.33%

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 22 December 2014 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 December 2014. 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 -33 109 £62,500 -3.84% 25
London -30 72 £70,000 +7.69% 13
City of London +8 14 £70,000 +7.69% 6
South East -10 12 £50,000 -25.92% 3
South West +3 11 £62,500 +22.54% 2
West Midlands - 10 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £50,000 -
Swindon - 7 £64,500 -
Wiltshire - 7 £64,500 -
Surrey -5 6 £50,000 -
Bristol 0 3 £33,750 -33.82% 2
Staines - 3 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire +6 2 £90,000 +130.76% 1
Scotland +3 2 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Kent -7 2 £44,000 -37.14%
North West -11 2 £52,500 +17.63% 2
East of England -22 2 £90,000 +130.76% 1
Cheshire - 2 £52,500 -
Chester - 2 £52,500 -
Milton Keynes +4 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Edinburgh -8 1 - - 2
Livingston - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Motherwell - 1 - -
Nuneaton - 1 £32,500 -
Paisley - 1 - -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 148 (58.50%) Finance
2 146 (57.71%) Risk Management
3 62 (24.51%) Information Security
4 54 (21.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (18.58%) Management Information System
6 46 (18.18%) Banking
7 39 (15.42%) Degree
8 36 (14.23%) CISSP
9 34 (13.44%) CISA
10 32 (12.65%) PRINCE2
10 32 (12.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 32 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (12.25%) Project Management
11 31 (12.25%) Risk Assessment
12 27 (10.67%) CISM
12 27 (10.67%) Retail
12 27 (10.67%) COBIT
13 26 (10.28%) Business Continuity
14 21 (8.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 20 (7.91%) PMI Certification
16 19 (7.51%) Security Management
17 17 (6.72%) Credit Risk
17 17 (6.72%) PCI DSS
17 17 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (6.32%) Change Management
18 16 (6.32%) SAS
19 14 (5.53%) ITIL
19 14 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
20 13 (5.14%) PMP
21 12 (4.74%) Investment Banking

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 16 (6.32%) SAS
2 3 (1.19%) IIS
3 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.40%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) PPP
3 1 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.37%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.40%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) JIRA
2 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
General
1 148 (58.50%) Finance
2 46 (18.18%) Banking
3 27 (10.67%) Retail
4 12 (4.74%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.56%) Legal
5 9 (3.56%) Front Office
6 8 (3.16%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.16%) Marketing
7 7 (2.77%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.58%) Billing
9 3 (1.19%) International Banking
9 3 (1.19%) Electronics
9 3 (1.19%) Automotive
10 2 (0.79%) Law
10 2 (0.79%) Advertising
11 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.19%) DCOM
2 2 (0.79%) STL
2 2 (0.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.40%) .NET
3 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.58%) Management Information System
2 32 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.72%) Credit Risk
4 12 (4.74%) Market Risk
5 9 (3.56%) AS400
6 8 (3.16%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.16%) PMI
7 7 (2.77%) Economics
7 7 (2.77%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.77%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.98%) FMCG
10 4 (1.58%) Derivative
10 4 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.40%) Equities
12 1 (0.40%) Tandem
12 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.35%) UNIX
2 10 (3.95%) Windows
3 6 (2.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (57.71%) Risk Management
2 62 (24.51%) Information Security
3 54 (21.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (12.65%) PRINCE2
5 31 (12.25%) Project Management
5 31 (12.25%) Risk Assessment
6 26 (10.28%) Business Continuity
7 19 (7.51%) Security Management
8 17 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (6.32%) Change Management
10 14 (5.53%) ITIL
11 12 (4.74%) Business Development
11 12 (4.74%) System Testing
11 12 (4.74%) Data Protection
11 12 (4.74%) Security Architecture
11 12 (4.74%) Analytics
11 12 (4.74%) People Management
12 10 (3.95%) Data Analysis
12 10 (3.95%) BCP
12 10 (3.95%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.56%) SQL
2 5 (1.98%) Python
2 5 (1.98%) C
3 4 (1.58%) C#
3 4 (1.58%) C++
3 4 (1.58%) Java
4 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (15.42%) Degree
2 36 (14.23%) CISSP
3 34 (13.44%) CISA
4 27 (10.67%) CISM
5 20 (7.91%) PMI Certification
6 13 (5.14%) PMP
7 11 (4.35%) CRISC
8 6 (2.37%) ISACA
9 5 (1.98%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) ACCA
11 1 (0.40%) CIMA
11 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (10.67%) COBIT
3 21 (8.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (6.72%) PCI DSS
5 9 (3.56%) COSO
6 3 (1.19%) QA
6 3 (1.19%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.79%) EMIR
8 1 (0.40%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.40%) FATCA
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.40%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (3.16%) RACF
Vendors
1 10 (3.95%) IBM
2 9 (3.56%) Unisys
3 8 (3.16%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.77%) SAP
5 3 (1.19%) Remedy
5 3 (1.19%) Perforce
6 2 (0.79%) BMC
7 1 (0.40%) CA
7 1 (0.40%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.40%) Teradata
7 1 (0.40%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.40%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.40%) Cognos
7 1 (0.40%) Trillium
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle
7 1 (0.40%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.40%) Temenos
7 1 (0.40%) SunGard
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Competative Benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago