Period
to 22 September 2021

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 22 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 111 81 115
Rank change year-on-year -30 +34 +4
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 157 137 271
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.66% 3.51% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.71% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 132 111 209
10th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £40,400
25th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £82,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79% +3.57%
75th Percentile £96,875 £95,000 £93,750
90th Percentile £121,250 £112,500 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £73,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% +10.34% +7.41%

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 5,566 3,688 9,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.47% 94.52% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,971 3,203 8,274
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,500 £102,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,250 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.36% +7.69% +4.00%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Risk Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2021, 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 94 (59.87%) Finance
2 53 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (32.48%) Banking
4 41 (26.11%) SQL
5 40 (25.48%) C#
6 39 (24.84%) DevOps
7 38 (24.20%) Information Security
8 36 (22.93%) Azure
9 35 (22.29%) Management Information System
10 34 (21.66%) Social Skills
11 33 (21.02%) Degree
12 30 (19.11%) Investment Banking
13 28 (17.83%) Equities
13 28 (17.83%) Advertising
13 28 (17.83%) Python
14 27 (17.20%) SDLC
15 26 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (15.29%) .NET
16 24 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (14.65%) Java
17 23 (14.65%) JIRA
18 22 (14.01%) Workflow
18 22 (14.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 22 (14.01%) Project Management
18 22 (14.01%) Requirements Gathering
18 22 (14.01%) NIST
19 21 (13.38%) CISSP
20 20 (12.74%) MVC
21 19 (12.10%) OO
21 19 (12.10%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 10 (6.37%) IIS
2 8 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.55%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.55%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.27%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.64%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 36 (22.93%) Azure
2 14 (8.92%) Power Platform
3 9 (5.73%) AWS
4 6 (3.82%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (3.18%) GCP
5 5 (3.18%) SaaS
5 5 (3.18%) Workato
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.64%) Google Workspace
6 1 (0.64%) IaaS
6 1 (0.64%) PaaS
6 1 (0.64%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) FTP
2 5 (3.18%) Intranet
3 4 (2.55%) DHCP
3 4 (2.55%) DNS
3 4 (2.55%) Skype
3 4 (2.55%) VPN
4 3 (1.91%) AMQP
5 2 (1.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.64%) Internet
6 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.64%) LAN
6 1 (0.64%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.64%) Network Security
6 1 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.64%) SAN
6 1 (0.64%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (8.28%) Power BI
3 9 (5.73%) Tableau
4 4 (2.55%) Big Data
4 4 (2.55%) OLAP
5 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.64%) QlikView
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (14.65%) JIRA
2 11 (7.01%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.91%) ReSharper
3 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (0.64%) Maven
5 1 (0.64%) NUnit
5 1 (0.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 94 (59.87%) Finance
2 51 (32.48%) Banking
3 34 (21.66%) Social Skills
4 30 (19.11%) Investment Banking
5 28 (17.83%) Advertising
6 18 (11.46%) Financial Institution
7 16 (10.19%) Front Office
8 14 (8.92%) Legal
9 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (6.37%) Marketing
11 9 (5.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 6 (3.82%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (3.82%) Public Sector
13 5 (3.18%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (2.55%) Back Office
15 3 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (1.27%) Influencing Skills
16 2 (1.27%) Law
16 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.64%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 52 (33.12%) Developer
2 43 (27.39%) Analyst
3 31 (19.75%) C# Developer
4 16 (10.19%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.92%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.28%) SQL Developer
7 12 (7.64%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.64%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (7.64%) Senior SQL Developer
8 11 (7.01%) Quantitative Developer
8 11 (7.01%) Security Analyst
9 10 (6.37%) C# Quant Developer
9 10 (6.37%) FX Business Analyst
9 10 (6.37%) Information Analyst
10 9 (5.73%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (5.73%) Principal Architect
10 9 (5.73%) Principal Security Architect
10 9 (5.73%) Principal Technical Architect
10 9 (5.73%) Security Architect
10 9 (5.73%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.29%) .NET
2 17 (10.83%) ASP.NET
3 14 (8.92%) JSON
4 12 (7.64%) React
5 10 (6.37%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.18%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (3.18%) Web Services
7 4 (2.55%) HTML
7 4 (2.55%) HTML5
7 4 (2.55%) RESTful
8 3 (1.91%) Ext JS
9 2 (1.27%) .NET Core
9 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.64%) Java EE
10 1 (0.64%) Ninject
10 1 (0.64%) REST
10 1 (0.64%) SOAP
10 1 (0.64%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (0.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.29%) Management Information System
2 28 (17.83%) Equities
3 22 (14.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (9.55%) Market Risk
5 11 (7.01%) Credit Risk
6 10 (6.37%) Derivative
6 10 (6.37%) Exotic Derivative
6 10 (6.37%) Reference Data
7 8 (5.10%) Legacy Systems
8 7 (4.46%) Cloud Native
8 7 (4.46%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (4.46%) Hedge funds
9 6 (3.82%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (3.18%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (3.18%) Replication
10 5 (3.18%) Robotics
10 5 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (2.55%) Blackberry
11 4 (2.55%) PKI
11 4 (2.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.01%) Windows
2 10 (6.37%) Linux
3 5 (3.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.84%) DevOps
3 38 (24.20%) Information Security
4 27 (17.20%) SDLC
5 26 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (14.01%) Project Management
7 22 (14.01%) Requirements Gathering
7 22 (14.01%) Workflow
8 20 (12.74%) MVC
9 19 (12.10%) OO
9 19 (12.10%) Security Management
10 18 (11.46%) Information Security Management
10 18 (11.46%) SOLID
11 15 (9.55%) Data Protection
11 15 (9.55%) DevSecOps
11 15 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (9.55%) Regulatory Compliance
12 14 (8.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (8.92%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 41 (26.11%) SQL
2 40 (25.48%) C#
3 28 (17.83%) Python
4 23 (14.65%) Java
5 14 (8.92%) VBA
6 12 (7.64%) C++
6 12 (7.64%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.18%) C
7 5 (3.18%) Go
7 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.18%) Rust
7 5 (3.18%) Scala
8 4 (2.55%) R
9 1 (0.64%) F#
9 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (21.02%) Degree
2 21 (13.38%) CISSP
3 16 (10.19%) Master's Degree
4 10 (6.37%) CISA
4 10 (6.37%) CISM
4 10 (6.37%) GIAC
4 10 (6.37%) PhD
5 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.91%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.91%) PMP
7 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.01%) NIST
2 19 (12.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (8.28%) GDPR
4 11 (7.01%) COBIT
5 10 (6.37%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (6.37%) EMIR
5 10 (6.37%) MiFID
6 9 (5.73%) NIST 800
7 8 (5.10%) GRC
8 6 (3.82%) QA
9 5 (3.18%) Data Quality
9 5 (3.18%) SLA
10 3 (1.91%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (1.27%) NCSC
11 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.64%) Basel III
12 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.64%) PMO
12 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.18%) Docker
2 4 (2.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.37%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.55%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.55%) OfficeScan
2 4 (2.55%) SCCM
2 4 (2.55%) SCOM
2 4 (2.55%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 2 (1.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (11.46%) Fidessa
2 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.18%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.55%) Alteryx
4 4 (2.55%) Altiris
4 4 (2.55%) Bloomberg
4 4 (2.55%) Concur
4 4 (2.55%) HP
4 4 (2.55%) Huawei
4 4 (2.55%) Informatica
4 4 (2.55%) McAfee
4 4 (2.55%) Sage
4 4 (2.55%) Sun
4 4 (2.55%) Talend
4 4 (2.55%) Veritas
4 4 (2.55%) VMware
5 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.64%) Citrix
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle
6 1 (0.64%) SAP