Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 125 111
Rank change year-on-year +50 -14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 234 94 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.78% 2.21% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 2.32% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 179 71 211
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £61,875 £66,875 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +19.23%
75th Percentile £101,875 £93,125 £102,500
90th Percentile £138,750 £130,000 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £79,250 £77,000
% change year-on-year -5.36% +2.92% +18.46%

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 5,795 4,058 8,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.72% 95.26% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,125 3,577 7,529
10th Percentile £43,850 £45,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £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 £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £66,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +5.26% +2.31%

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 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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.

1 140 (59.83%) Finance
2 70 (29.91%) Cybersecurity
3 69 (29.49%) Python
4 59 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (24.36%) Information Security
6 54 (23.08%) AWS
7 51 (21.79%) Degree
8 45 (19.23%) Java
9 38 (16.24%) SQL
10 36 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 35 (14.96%) Advertising
11 35 (14.96%) DevOps
12 34 (14.53%) Azure
12 34 (14.53%) Master's Degree
13 33 (14.10%) Banking
14 32 (13.68%) Line Management
14 32 (13.68%) Kubernetes
14 32 (13.68%) CI/CD
15 31 (13.25%) Project Management
15 31 (13.25%) Linux
16 30 (12.82%) C++
17 28 (11.97%) C#
17 28 (11.97%) Market Risk
18 27 (11.54%) Social Skills
19 26 (11.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 26 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 25 (10.68%) Microsoft
20 25 (10.68%) Mathematics
21 24 (10.26%) CISSP
21 24 (10.26%) Financial Modelling

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 14 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.56%) Jetty
3 4 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.71%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.85%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.85%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) InVision
5 1 (0.43%) Sketch
5 1 (0.43%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Alphatax
1 3 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.08%) AWS
2 34 (14.53%) Azure
3 22 (9.40%) SaaS
4 21 (8.97%) GCP
5 15 (6.41%) Microsoft 365
6 14 (5.98%) PaaS
7 13 (5.56%) IaaS
7 13 (5.56%) Power Platform
8 11 (4.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (4.70%) OneDrive
8 11 (4.70%) PowerApps
9 9 (3.85%) Smartsheet
10 6 (2.56%) dbt
11 1 (0.43%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.43%) Figma
11 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.43%) Serverless
11 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.27%) Firewall
2 9 (3.85%) WebEx
3 6 (2.56%) Intranet
4 4 (1.71%) DHCP
4 4 (1.71%) DNS
4 4 (1.71%) Skype
5 3 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.43%) FTP
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.42%) NoSQL
2 6 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.14%) OLAP
4 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.28%) Big Data
5 3 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.28%) Metadata
5 3 (1.28%) MS Access
5 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.85%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.85%) Power BI
6 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.43%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.99%) Maven
3 6 (2.56%) Ant
3 6 (2.56%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (2.56%) Bitbucket
3 6 (2.56%) Concordion
3 6 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.56%) Gradle
3 6 (2.56%) JUnit
3 6 (2.56%) Mockito
4 4 (1.71%) JIRA
5 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 140 (59.83%) Finance
2 35 (14.96%) Advertising
3 33 (14.10%) Banking
4 27 (11.54%) Social Skills
5 26 (11.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 22 (9.40%) Financial Institution
7 19 (8.12%) Front Office
7 19 (8.12%) Marketing
8 18 (7.69%) Legal
9 17 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (5.13%) Influencing Skills
11 11 (4.70%) Investment Banking
12 8 (3.42%) Public Sector
13 5 (2.14%) Law
13 5 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
15 2 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.43%) Environmental Health
16 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (25.64%) Developer
2 41 (17.52%) Analyst
3 27 (11.54%) Architect
4 24 (10.26%) Python Developer
5 21 (8.97%) Senior Developer
6 19 (8.12%) Consultant
6 19 (8.12%) Project Manager
6 19 (8.12%) Senior Manager
7 16 (6.84%) Front Office Developer
8 15 (6.41%) Quantitative Developer
9 14 (5.98%) Programme Manager
9 14 (5.98%) Senior Project Manager
10 13 (5.56%) Information Manager
10 13 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
10 13 (5.56%) IT Manager
10 13 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.56%) Security Manager
10 13 (5.56%) Senior Architect
11 12 (5.13%) Senior IT Manager
11 12 (5.13%) Senior IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.26%) REST
2 18 (7.69%) React
3 9 (3.85%) JSON
3 9 (3.85%) XML
4 8 (3.42%) Web Services
5 7 (2.99%) Node.js
6 6 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (2.56%) JAX-RS
6 6 (2.56%) JDBC
6 6 (2.56%) JMS
6 6 (2.56%) JPA
6 6 (2.56%) Swagger
7 5 (2.14%) .NET
7 5 (2.14%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.71%) WPF
9 1 (0.43%) Java EE
9 1 (0.43%) Kafka
9 1 (0.43%) PyTorch
9 1 (0.43%) RESTful
9 1 (0.43%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 28 (11.97%) Market Risk
3 26 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (8.12%) Equities
4 19 (8.12%) Exotic Derivative
5 13 (5.56%) Cloud Native
5 13 (5.56%) Credit Risk
6 10 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (2.56%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.14%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.14%) Data Fabric
10 5 (2.14%) Reinsurance
11 4 (1.71%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.71%) PKI
11 4 (1.71%) Replication
12 3 (1.28%) User Experience
13 2 (0.85%) Handset
13 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.25%) Linux
2 16 (6.84%) Unix
2 16 (6.84%) Windows
3 11 (4.70%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.91%) Cybersecurity
2 59 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (24.36%) Information Security
4 35 (14.96%) DevOps
5 32 (13.68%) CI/CD
5 32 (13.68%) Line Management
6 31 (13.25%) Project Management
7 25 (10.68%) Mathematics
8 24 (10.26%) Financial Modelling
9 23 (9.83%) Change Management
9 23 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (9.83%) Validation
10 22 (9.40%) DevSecOps
11 21 (8.97%) Analytics
11 21 (8.97%) Artificial Intelligence
11 21 (8.97%) Multithreading
12 20 (8.55%) ITIL
12 20 (8.55%) Mentoring
12 20 (8.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 69 (29.49%) Python
2 45 (19.23%) Java
3 38 (16.24%) SQL
4 30 (12.82%) C++
5 28 (11.97%) C#
6 18 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.98%) R
8 13 (5.56%) C
8 13 (5.56%) Go
8 13 (5.56%) Scala
9 12 (5.13%) Rust
10 6 (2.56%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.14%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.71%) VBA
13 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (21.79%) Degree
2 34 (14.53%) Master's Degree
3 24 (10.26%) CISSP
4 20 (8.55%) GIAC
4 20 (8.55%) PhD
5 16 (6.84%) SANS
6 12 (5.13%) CISM
7 4 (1.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.71%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.28%) OSCP
8 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.28%) PMP
8 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.28%) SSCP
9 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.97%) GDPR
2 19 (8.12%) Dodd-Frank
2 19 (8.12%) EMIR
2 19 (8.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (8.12%) MiFID
3 18 (7.69%) NIST
4 9 (3.85%) Data Quality
5 8 (3.42%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (3.42%) GRC
6 7 (2.99%) QA
7 5 (2.14%) COBIT
7 5 (2.14%) HIPAA
7 5 (2.14%) SLA
8 4 (1.71%) NIST 800
9 3 (1.28%) NCSC
9 3 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (6.41%) Active Directory
1 15 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.56%) Firmware
3 11 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (3.85%) Docker
5 4 (1.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (1.71%) vSphere
6 2 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (13.68%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.71%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.71%) OfficeScan
2 4 (1.71%) SCCM
2 4 (1.71%) SCOM
2 4 (1.71%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 3 (1.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.41%) VMware
3 12 (5.13%) Google
4 11 (4.70%) Citrix
5 7 (2.99%) Alteryx
6 6 (2.56%) Informatica
6 6 (2.56%) Talend
7 4 (1.71%) Altiris
7 4 (1.71%) HP
7 4 (1.71%) Huawei
7 4 (1.71%) McAfee
7 4 (1.71%) Veritas
8 2 (0.85%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.43%) AlienVault
9 1 (0.43%) Darktrace
9 1 (0.43%) Databricks
9 1 (0.43%) Palantir
9 1 (0.43%) Snow
9 1 (0.43%) Varonis
9 1 (0.43%) Workday