The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 768 647 720
Rank change year-on-year
-121 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 113 224 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 89 159 159
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,500 £85,000 £93,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,966
% change year-on-year
- -5.59%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 -168 102 £60,000 - 32
London -80 65 £75,000 - 15
City of London -20 14 £82,500 +10.00% 9
North West -1 10 £41,250 -10.32% 6
Cheshire 0 9 £41,250 -10.32% 1
Scotland -7 9 £44,000 -37.14% 2
Yorkshire -36 9 £47,500 +11.76% 5
West Yorkshire -46 8 £47,500 +30.13% 5
Edinburgh -13 7 £57,500 - 2
East Midlands -14 7 £40,000 -46.66% 3
South East -26 6 £75,000 +57.89%
Northamptonshire - 6 £37,500 - 2
Leeds -33 5 £50,000 +38.88% 2
Northampton - 5 £35,000 - 1
Swindon - 5 £52,966 -
Wiltshire - 5 £52,966 - 1
South West - 5 £52,966 - 2
Surrey -6 4 £75,000 +30.43%
Bradford -2 3 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Canary Wharf +4 2 - -
Knutsford -4 2 £40,000 -13.04%
East of England -53 2 £75,000 +25.00%
North East - 2 £40,000 - 1
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £40,000 - 1
Durham - 2 £40,000 - 1
Chester - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £75,000 -
Manchester -1 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire -2 1 £87,500 +105.88%
Berkshire -7 1 £75,000 +7.14%

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 180 (64.29%) Finance
2 121 (43.21%) Risk Management
3 81 (28.93%) Banking
3 81 (28.93%) CISA
4 49 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (16.07%) Degree
6 43 (15.36%) CISSP
6 43 (15.36%) Information Security
7 38 (13.57%) Project Management
8 36 (12.86%) Retail
9 28 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 28 (10.00%) Credit Risk
10 27 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
11 26 (9.29%) Business Development
12 24 (8.57%) PRINCE2
13 23 (8.21%) PMI Certification
13 23 (8.21%) Retail Banking
14 22 (7.86%) Service Management
14 22 (7.86%) Management Information System
15 21 (7.50%) CISM
15 21 (7.50%) BCP
16 20 (7.14%) Oracle
16 20 (7.14%) SAP
16 20 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
17 18 (6.43%) ITSM
17 18 (6.43%) ERP
18 17 (6.07%) SAS
18 17 (6.07%) CRISC
18 17 (6.07%) Analytics
18 17 (6.07%) COBIT

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (6.07%) SAS
2 4 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.57%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.07%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.79%) ATM
2 3 (1.07%) LAN
2 3 (1.07%) WLAN
2 3 (1.07%) Internet
2 3 (1.07%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) FTP
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.07%) Big Data
1 3 (1.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.71%) QlikView
2 2 (0.71%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.36%) MySQL
3 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.36%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 180 (64.29%) Finance
2 81 (28.93%) Banking
3 36 (12.86%) Retail
4 23 (8.21%) Retail Banking
5 15 (5.36%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.93%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.21%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (3.21%) Front Office
8 8 (2.86%) Legal
8 8 (2.86%) Marketing
9 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.07%) Billing
11 2 (0.71%) Games
12 1 (0.36%) Advertising
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.71%) .NET
1 2 (0.71%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 22 (7.86%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.64%) PMI
4 9 (3.21%) Market Risk
4 9 (3.21%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.86%) Equities
6 6 (2.14%) Grid Computing
6 6 (2.14%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.79%) Derivative
8 4 (1.43%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.07%) Statistics
9 3 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.07%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.07%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.71%) Economics
11 1 (0.36%) iSeries
11 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.86%) Windows
2 7 (2.50%) UNIX
3 3 (1.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (43.21%) Risk Management
2 49 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (15.36%) Information Security
4 38 (13.57%) Project Management
5 28 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 27 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
7 26 (9.29%) Business Development
8 24 (8.57%) PRINCE2
9 22 (7.86%) Service Management
10 21 (7.50%) BCP
11 20 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
12 18 (6.43%) ITSM
12 18 (6.43%) ERP
13 17 (6.07%) Analytics
14 15 (5.36%) Service Delivery
15 11 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (3.57%) ITIL
16 10 (3.57%) Statistical Modelling
17 9 (3.21%) Wealth Management
17 9 (3.21%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.36%) SQL
2 4 (1.43%) Java
2 4 (1.43%) C
2 4 (1.43%) VBA
3 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
3 2 (0.71%) C++
3 2 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 81 (28.93%) CISA
2 45 (16.07%) Degree
3 43 (15.36%) CISSP
4 23 (8.21%) PMI Certification
5 21 (7.50%) CISM
6 17 (6.07%) CRISC
7 11 (3.93%) PMP
8 7 (2.50%) CIMA
9 2 (0.71%) GIAC
9 2 (0.71%) ISACA
10 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.07%) COBIT
2 16 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (5.36%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.07%) COSO
4 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.07%) Basel II
5 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.71%) QA
6 1 (0.36%) Basel III
6 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.36%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.36%) EMIR
6 1 (0.36%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.36%) FATCA
Vendors
1 20 (7.14%) Oracle
1 20 (7.14%) SAP
2 10 (3.57%) Temenos
3 3 (1.07%) CA
4 2 (0.71%) Trillium
4 2 (0.71%) DataFlux
5 1 (0.36%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.36%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.36%) Datanomic
5 1 (0.36%) Sybase
5 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.36%) Charles River
5 1 (0.36%) Algorithmics
5 1 (0.36%) SimCorp
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
EY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Company Car 25% and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car £4500 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Company Car 25% Bonus & more
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago