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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 754 805 688
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -117
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 136 114 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.097% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 114 87 165
Average salary £65,000 £66,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £110,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.98% +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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +42 122 £65,000 -13.33% 27
London +43 75 £72,500 -12.12% 14
City of London +56 28 £72,500 -7.93% 3
North West +19 12 £60,500 +28.72% 1
East of England +14 10 £52,500 -40.00% 2
Scotland +14 9 £56,000 +24.44% 2
Yorkshire +14 9 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Cheshire +1 8 £62,500 +31.57%
Hertfordshire - 8 £51,250 - 2
South East +21 6 £55,000 -26.66% 4
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £48,750 - 2
Glasgow - 5 £50,000 -
Manchester +12 4 £49,300 +6.02% 1
Canary Wharf +11 4 £80,000 +23.07%
West Yorkshire +3 4 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Northamptonshire -3 4 £43,750 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -3 4 £43,750 +6.06% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Skipton - 4 £42,500 - 1
Bradford - 4 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh +2 3 - - 2
Berkshire -1 3 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Northampton -7 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West -15 3 £48,600 -4.70% 1
West Midlands -16 3 £51,500 -
Warrington - 3 £60,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £51,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Dorset - 2 - - 1

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 147 (63.09%) Risk Management
2 119 (51.07%) Finance
3 84 (36.05%) Information Security
4 73 (31.33%) CISSP
5 62 (26.61%) CISA
6 56 (24.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (24.03%) Banking
7 50 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (17.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 40 (17.17%) COBIT
10 38 (16.31%) Risk Assessment
11 36 (15.45%) CRISC
12 35 (15.02%) Degree
12 35 (15.02%) CISM
13 31 (13.30%) Project Management
14 26 (11.16%) Management Information System
14 26 (11.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 24 (10.30%) Credit Risk
16 22 (9.44%) ITIL
17 21 (9.01%) PCI DSS
18 20 (8.58%) Risk Analysis
19 19 (8.15%) Validation
20 18 (7.73%) Cyber Security
21 17 (7.30%) Retail
22 16 (6.87%) Analytics
23 15 (6.44%) Legal
23 15 (6.44%) Security Management
24 13 (5.58%) SAS
24 13 (5.58%) CIMA
25 12 (5.15%) Business Continuity

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 13 (5.58%) SAS
2 4 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.72%) Open Workbench
4 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Primavera
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.43%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) Intranet
1 1 (0.43%) Internet
1 1 (0.43%) RTP
1 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.15%) Base SAS
3 4 (1.72%) Big Data
4 3 (1.29%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.43%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 119 (51.07%) Finance
2 56 (24.03%) Banking
3 17 (7.30%) Retail
4 15 (6.44%) Legal
5 12 (5.15%) Marketing
6 11 (4.72%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.00%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.58%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.15%) Back Office
10 4 (1.72%) Front Office
11 3 (1.29%) Law
12 2 (0.86%) Advertising
13 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) .NET
1 1 (0.43%) ODBC
1 1 (0.43%) WPF
1 1 (0.43%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.16%) Management Information System
3 24 (10.30%) Credit Risk
4 12 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.58%) Economics
6 5 (2.15%) Market Risk
6 5 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.72%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.86%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.86%) Social Media
8 2 (0.86%) GIS
8 2 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.43%) Derivative
9 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.43%) EFT
9 1 (0.43%) Equities
9 1 (0.43%) STB
9 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (63.09%) Risk Management
2 84 (36.05%) Information Security
3 56 (24.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (16.31%) Risk Assessment
5 31 (13.30%) Project Management
6 22 (9.44%) ITIL
7 20 (8.58%) Risk Analysis
8 19 (8.15%) Validation
9 18 (7.73%) Cyber Security
10 16 (6.87%) Analytics
11 15 (6.44%) Security Management
12 12 (5.15%) Business Continuity
12 12 (5.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (5.15%) Line Management
13 11 (4.72%) Data Protection
13 11 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (4.29%) Data Management
14 10 (4.29%) Migration
14 10 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (4.29%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.86%) SQL
2 8 (3.43%) C
3 4 (1.72%) Java
4 3 (1.29%) C#
5 2 (0.86%) C++
6 1 (0.43%) VBA
6 1 (0.43%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 73 (31.33%) CISSP
2 62 (26.61%) CISA
3 36 (15.45%) CRISC
4 35 (15.02%) Degree
4 35 (15.02%) CISM
5 13 (5.58%) CIMA
6 11 (4.72%) ACCA
7 10 (4.29%) QiCA
8 8 (3.43%) MBA
9 7 (3.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.72%) PMP
10 4 (1.72%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.29%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.86%) CISMP
12 2 (0.86%) CSSLP
12 2 (0.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.43%) GIAC
13 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (17.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (17.17%) COBIT
3 26 (11.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 21 (9.01%) PCI DSS
5 11 (4.72%) COSO
6 6 (2.58%) Data Quality
6 6 (2.58%) QA
7 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.86%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (2.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.15%) Remedy
3 4 (1.72%) CA
4 3 (1.29%) SunGard
4 3 (1.29%) Oracle
4 3 (1.29%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (0.86%) SAP
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
6 1 (0.43%) Murex
6 1 (0.43%) BMC
6 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.43%) StatPro
6 1 (0.43%) Fiserv
6 1 (0.43%) Tableau
6 1 (0.43%) Teradata
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Car allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £47000 - £58000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago