Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 151 104
Rank change year-on-year +41 -47 0
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 317 216 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.87% 2.11% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.31% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 267 176 317
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £68,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +0.74% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,875 £42,350
90th Percentile £102,500 £113,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -3.70%

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,192 9,353 11,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.16% 91.57% 91.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9,080 8,438 10,287
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 147 (46.37%) Finance
2 121 (38.17%) Information Security
3 89 (28.08%) CISSP
4 71 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (17.03%) Degree
6 53 (16.72%) Banking
7 51 (16.09%) Project Management
8 50 (15.77%) CISA
8 50 (15.77%) Cybersecurity
9 49 (15.46%) Firewall
10 47 (14.83%) CISM
10 47 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 45 (14.20%) SQL
12 40 (12.62%) Management Information System
13 37 (11.67%) Vulnerability Management
13 37 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 36 (11.36%) CRISC
15 34 (10.73%) Windows
16 32 (10.09%) GDPR
17 30 (9.46%) C#
18 29 (9.15%) Configuration Management
18 29 (9.15%) Front Office
19 28 (8.83%) Change Management
19 28 (8.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 28 (8.83%) DevOps
20 27 (8.52%) Microsoft
20 27 (8.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 27 (8.52%) .NET
21 26 (8.20%) Data Protection

Risk Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.95%) Confluence
2 3 (0.95%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.63%) CMS
3 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.32%) Apache
4 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.32%) nginx
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.73%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) CA PPM
2 2 (0.63%) LatentZero
2 2 (0.63%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.32%) Kondor
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.42%) IaaS
2 14 (4.42%) PaaS
2 14 (4.42%) SaaS
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.95%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.32%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.46%) Firewall
2 15 (4.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (2.52%) Internet
4 4 (1.26%) Network Security
5 3 (0.95%) DNS
5 3 (0.95%) HbbTV
5 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) DHCP
6 1 (0.32%) DMZ
6 1 (0.32%) Intranet
6 1 (0.32%) LAN
6 1 (0.32%) SAN
6 1 (0.32%) Skype
6 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (1.89%) KDB
3 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.58%) Big Data
4 5 (1.58%) Blockchain
4 5 (1.58%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.58%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.95%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.32%) OLAP
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.32%) QlikView
8 1 (0.32%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 14 (4.42%) JIRA
2 12 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.52%) Maven
3 8 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.58%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.58%) Subversion
5 4 (1.26%) Selenium
5 4 (1.26%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.95%) Ant
6 3 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.63%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.63%) JUnit
7 2 (0.63%) Mockito
7 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.32%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.32%) Moq
8 1 (0.32%) MSTest
8 1 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
General
1 147 (46.37%) Finance
2 53 (16.72%) Banking
3 29 (9.15%) Front Office
4 25 (7.89%) Legal
5 23 (7.26%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.73%) Advertising
7 10 (3.15%) Back Office
8 9 (2.84%) French Language
9 8 (2.52%) Law
9 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (1.26%) German Language
10 4 (1.26%) Retail
11 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.63%) Games
12 2 (0.63%) International Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Marketing
13 1 (0.32%) Billing
13 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (23.66%) Analyst
2 35 (11.04%) Developer
3 25 (7.89%) Project Manager
3 25 (7.89%) Security Analyst
4 22 (6.94%) Security Engineer
5 20 (6.31%) IT Manager
5 20 (6.31%) Risk Manager
6 16 (5.05%) Consultant
7 15 (4.73%) Information Analyst
7 15 (4.73%) Information Security Analyst
8 14 (4.42%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.42%) IT Analyst
8 14 (4.42%) IT Risk Manager
9 13 (4.10%) Risk Analyst
10 12 (3.79%) Security Manager
10 12 (3.79%) Senior Manager
11 11 (3.47%) IT Director
12 10 (3.15%) Data Analyst
13 9 (2.84%) Administrator
13 9 (2.84%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.52%) .NET
2 16 (5.05%) HTML
3 15 (4.73%) CSS
4 14 (4.42%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.52%) Middleware
6 7 (2.21%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.21%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (2.21%) jQuery
6 7 (2.21%) Spring
7 6 (1.89%) .NET Core
7 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (1.58%) Web Services
9 4 (1.26%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (1.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (1.26%) HTML5
9 4 (1.26%) Node.js
9 4 (1.26%) Spring Boot
9 4 (1.26%) STL
10 3 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.62%) Management Information System
2 37 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (6.31%) Equities
5 18 (5.68%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.73%) Derivative
6 15 (4.73%) Fintech
7 12 (3.79%) Market Risk
7 12 (3.79%) Reinsurance
8 11 (3.47%) Algorithms
9 10 (3.15%) Credit Risk
9 10 (3.15%) Exotic Derivative
10 8 (2.52%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (2.21%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (1.89%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.89%) User Experience
13 5 (1.58%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.58%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.73%) Windows
2 21 (6.62%) Linux
3 14 (4.42%) Unix
4 9 (2.84%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.95%) Solaris
5 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (38.17%) Information Security
2 71 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (16.09%) Project Management
4 50 (15.77%) Cybersecurity
5 47 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (11.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 29 (9.15%) Configuration Management
8 28 (8.83%) Change Management
8 28 (8.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (8.83%) DevOps
9 26 (8.20%) Data Protection
10 25 (7.89%) Analytics
10 25 (7.89%) Security Architecture
11 22 (6.94%) Change Control
11 22 (6.94%) Security Management
12 21 (6.62%) Information Security Management
12 21 (6.62%) PRINCE2
13 20 (6.31%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (6.31%) SDLC
14 18 (5.68%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.20%) SQL
2 30 (9.46%) C#
3 23 (7.26%) Python
4 21 (6.62%) C++
5 20 (6.31%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.42%) Java
7 9 (2.84%) Perl
7 9 (2.84%) R
8 8 (2.52%) MATLAB
8 8 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.21%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.89%) C
10 6 (1.89%) VBA
11 5 (1.58%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.58%) Ruby
12 4 (1.26%) Java 8
12 4 (1.26%) Scala
12 4 (1.26%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.26%) VB
13 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 89 (28.08%) CISSP
2 54 (17.03%) Degree
3 50 (15.77%) CISA
4 47 (14.83%) CISM
5 36 (11.36%) CRISC
6 14 (4.42%) CGEIT
7 9 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.52%) Master's Degree
8 8 (2.52%) PhD
9 7 (2.21%) PMI Certification
9 7 (2.21%) PMP
10 6 (1.89%) CEH
11 5 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.26%) CFA
12 4 (1.26%) GIAC
12 4 (1.26%) MBA
13 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.95%) SSCP
14 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (10.09%) GDPR
3 20 (6.31%) PMO
4 15 (4.73%) QA
5 11 (3.47%) COBIT
6 9 (2.84%) MiFID
7 8 (2.52%) Data Quality
7 8 (2.52%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (2.52%) EMIR
8 7 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 4 (1.26%) SLA
11 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.32%) FINRA
13 1 (0.32%) IFRS
13 1 (0.32%) ISO 31000
13 1 (0.32%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (2.52%) Docker
2 7 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) Firmware
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.52%) Nessus
2 7 (2.21%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.89%) Ansible
3 6 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.58%) Puppet
5 4 (1.26%) Terraform
6 3 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.63%) SCCM
8 1 (0.32%) CASB
8 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.32%) logstash
8 1 (0.32%) Nagios
8 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.32%) QRadar
8 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (8.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.52%) Oracle
2 8 (2.52%) Splunk
3 7 (2.21%) McAfee
4 6 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 6 (1.89%) VMware
5 5 (1.58%) SAP
6 4 (1.26%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.95%) BT
7 3 (0.95%) Google
7 3 (0.95%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.63%) Charles River
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco
8 2 (0.63%) Citrix
8 2 (0.63%) Cognos
8 2 (0.63%) Sybase
8 2 (0.63%) Tableau
9 1 (0.32%) BMC
9 1 (0.32%) Informatica
9 1 (0.32%) Remedy