Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Risk Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 334 380
Rank change year-on-year +12 +46 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 15 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.088% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.092% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 5
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £78,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.59% +21.15% -13.33%
10th Percentile £45,500 £57,750 £53,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £106,250 £80,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £78,750 £72,500
% change year-on-year +1.59% +8.62% -1.69%

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 10,284 9,786 12,955
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.15% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9,124 8,869 11,693
City of London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,750
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) CISA
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) IT Audit
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) PMI
4 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
4 4 (26.67%) Market Risk
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (20.00%) FINREP
5 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (20.00%) MiFID
5 3 (20.00%) GDPR
5 3 (20.00%) QiCA
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) CISM
6 2 (13.33%) Law
6 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials

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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
1 4 (26.67%) Market Risk
1 4 (26.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
1 6 (40.00%) IT Audit
1 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISA
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
4 3 (20.00%) QiCA
5 2 (13.33%) CISM
5 2 (13.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (20.00%) FINREP
1 3 (20.00%) GDPR
1 3 (20.00%) MiFID
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)