Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £81,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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

Risk Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 283 352
Rank change year-on-year -15 +69 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 44 54 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.53% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 23
City of London median annual salary £81,250 £66,250 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% -14.52% +3.33%
10th Percentile £54,650 £58,750 £53,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £109,625 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -21.21% +10.00%

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 10,276 9,850 12,965
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 96.11% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9,116 8,926 11,706
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% -

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in the City of London

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 Risk Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Risk Manager in the City of London

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in the City of London

Risk Manager
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the City of London region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 £85,000 -
Risk Manager
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 Risk Manager in the job title.

1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 26 (59.09%) Information Security
3 20 (45.45%) CISA
3 20 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 19 (43.18%) CISSP
5 16 (36.36%) CISM
6 12 (27.27%) Legal
7 10 (22.73%) Law
8 8 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (18.18%) Market Risk
8 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
8 8 (18.18%) CRISC
8 8 (18.18%) IT Audit
9 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
11 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (11.36%) GDPR
11 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.36%) Credit Risk
12 4 (9.09%) QA
12 4 (9.09%) Banking
12 4 (9.09%) Scrum
12 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
12 4 (9.09%) PMI
12 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
12 4 (9.09%) ISO 22301
12 4 (9.09%) Line Management
12 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
1 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.27%) QlikView
1 1 (2.27%) Spotfire
General
1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Legal
3 10 (22.73%) Law
4 4 (9.09%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Front Office
5 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Akka
1 1 (2.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Market Risk
2 5 (11.36%) Credit Risk
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) PMI
4 2 (4.55%) Fintech
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Information Security
2 20 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 8 (18.18%) IT Audit
4 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.09%) Kanban
7 4 (9.09%) Line Management
7 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Business Development
9 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) C++
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) Scala
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) CISA
2 19 (43.18%) CISSP
3 16 (36.36%) CISM
4 8 (18.18%) CRISC
5 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 3 (6.82%) QiCA
7 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.36%) GDPR
3 4 (9.09%) ISO 22301
3 4 (9.09%) QA
4 3 (6.82%) COBIT
4 3 (6.82%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (6.82%) FINREP
4 3 (6.82%) MiFID
5 2 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Tableau