Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Risk Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Risk Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 318 360
Rank change year-on-year -2 +42 +88
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 13 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.090% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 13
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £95,000 £71,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.95% +33.80% -8.39%
10th Percentile £45,500 £68,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £106,250 £84,000
Central London median annual salary £68,750 £87,500 £71,000
% change year-on-year -21.43% +23.24% +18.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,154 10,012 13,417
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 96.59% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9,050 9,143 11,878
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,675
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

IT Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured IT Risk Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Manager in the City of London

IT Risk Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Risk Manager in the City of London

IT Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Risk Manager in the City of London

IT Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring IT Risk Manager in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
3 5 (38.46%) IT Audit
4 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) QiCA
5 3 (23.08%) GDPR
5 3 (23.08%) Fintech
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (15.38%) Law
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) PMI
6 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk

IT Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Fintech
2 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
2 2 (15.38%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) IT Audit
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) QiCA
4 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CISM
5 1 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (23.08%) GDPR
4 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)