Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Governance Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Governance Manager
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1024 1091 1164
Rank change year-on-year +67 +73 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Manager 139 116 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.065% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.067% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 104 105 101
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,500 £41,900 £45,000
90th Percentile £84,625 £78,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Governance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Governance Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Governance Manager in England

Governance Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Governance Manager in England.

Salary trend for Governance Manager in England

Governance Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Governance Manager in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Governance Manager in England

Governance Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Governance Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
London +32 64 £60,000 -11.11% 7
North of England +27 33 £57,500 +6.98% 6
South East +47 31 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +31 23 £57,500 +9.52% 3
North West -14 10 £55,000 +2.33% 3
East of England +3 5 £78,000 +17.29% 1
Midlands +35 4 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands +19 3 £60,000 +33.33%
South West +19 2 £58,500 -
East Midlands +31 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Governance Manager
UK

Governance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Governance Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Governance Manager in the job title.

1 66 (47.48%) Finance
2 49 (35.25%) Risk Management
3 44 (31.65%) Data Governance
4 38 (27.34%) Information Security
5 33 (23.74%) Data Management
6 30 (21.58%) Business Continuity
6 30 (21.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (21.58%) Data Quality
7 28 (20.14%) Risk Assessment
8 26 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (17.99%) Banking
9 25 (17.99%) People Management
10 24 (17.27%) Investment Banking
10 24 (17.27%) Retail Banking
10 24 (17.27%) Asset Management
11 23 (16.55%) Wealth Management
12 22 (15.83%) Retail
13 21 (15.11%) ITIL
13 21 (15.11%) GDPR
14 19 (13.67%) Data Protection
14 19 (13.67%) Legal
14 19 (13.67%) IT Governance
15 17 (12.23%) CISA
15 17 (12.23%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (10.79%) CISSP
17 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (10.07%) PCI DSS
18 13 (9.35%) Internal Audit
18 13 (9.35%) CISM
18 13 (9.35%) Telecoms

Governance Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (0.72%) SAS
1 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Firewall
1 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.44%) Network Security
2 2 (1.44%) SMS
3 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
1 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) Big Data
3 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.44%) MarkLogic
3 2 (1.44%) MS Access
3 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
General
1 66 (47.48%) Finance
2 25 (17.99%) Banking
3 24 (17.27%) Investment Banking
3 24 (17.27%) Retail Banking
4 22 (15.83%) Retail
5 19 (13.67%) Legal
6 13 (9.35%) Telecoms
7 9 (6.47%) Marketing
8 7 (5.04%) Electronics
8 7 (5.04%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.16%) Advertising
10 2 (1.44%) Law
10 2 (1.44%) Publishing
11 1 (0.72%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.19%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.60%) Reference Data
4 4 (2.88%) Clustering
4 4 (2.88%) FMCG
5 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.16%) NHS
5 3 (2.16%) PMI
6 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.44%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.44%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.44%) PKI
7 1 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.32%) Windows
2 4 (2.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.25%) Risk Management
2 44 (31.65%) Data Governance
3 38 (27.34%) Information Security
4 33 (23.74%) Data Management
5 30 (21.58%) Business Continuity
6 28 (20.14%) Risk Assessment
7 26 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (17.99%) People Management
9 24 (17.27%) Asset Management
10 23 (16.55%) Wealth Management
11 21 (15.11%) ITIL
12 19 (13.67%) Data Protection
12 19 (13.67%) IT Governance
13 17 (12.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (9.35%) Internal Audit
16 11 (7.91%) Information Governance
16 11 (7.91%) Programme Management
16 11 (7.91%) Project Management
17 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.88%) C
1 4 (2.88%) SQL
2 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) CISA
2 15 (10.79%) CISSP
3 13 (9.35%) CISM
4 7 (5.04%) Degree
5 5 (3.60%) CISMP
6 4 (2.88%) CCNA
6 4 (2.88%) CEH
6 4 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.88%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.88%) PCI QSA
6 4 (2.88%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.88%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (2.88%) SSCP
7 2 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.44%) CRISC
7 2 (1.44%) ISACA
7 2 (1.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (0.72%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (21.58%) Data Quality
1 30 (21.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (15.11%) GDPR
3 14 (10.07%) PCI DSS
4 9 (6.47%) PMO
5 7 (5.04%) ISO 9001
5 7 (5.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (4.32%) COBIT
7 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (2.16%) Solvency II
7 3 (2.16%) SSAE 16
8 2 (1.44%) HIPAA
8 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (1.44%) QA
8 2 (1.44%) SLA
9 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.72%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.72%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (6.47%) SAP
2 4 (2.88%) SolarWinds
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle
3 2 (1.44%) Sybase
4 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint