The median annual salary for a Information Risk Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Information Risk Manager
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 874 931
Rank change year-on-year +67 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 37 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.045% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.047% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 13
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £80,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% -4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Information Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Information Risk Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Risk Manager in England

Information Risk Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Information Risk Manager in England

Information Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Risk Manager in England

Information Risk 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 Information Risk Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +71 22 £62,500 -10.71% 1
South East +55 7 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Information Risk Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Information Risk 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 Information Risk Manager in the job title.

1 67 (88.16%) Information Security
2 50 (65.79%) Risk Management
3 47 (61.84%) CISSP
4 46 (60.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (40.79%) Finance
6 28 (36.84%) CISA
7 26 (34.21%) Management Information System
8 24 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (30.26%) Data Protection
9 23 (30.26%) CISM
10 19 (25.00%) COBIT
11 13 (17.11%) Data Management
11 13 (17.11%) Legal
11 13 (17.11%) Degree
12 12 (15.79%) Information Governance
13 11 (14.47%) Database Security
14 9 (11.84%) CRISC
15 8 (10.53%) Banking
15 8 (10.53%) SSAE 16
16 7 (9.21%) Internal Audit
17 6 (7.89%) GDPR
17 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
17 6 (7.89%) Business Continuity
18 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
18 5 (6.58%) Security Management
18 5 (6.58%) Records Management
19 4 (5.26%) Information Security Management
19 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
19 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management

Information Risk 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 2 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) GIS
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Legal
3 8 (10.53%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (1.32%) Local Government
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (88.16%) Information Security
2 50 (65.79%) Risk Management
3 24 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (30.26%) Data Protection
5 13 (17.11%) Data Management
6 12 (15.79%) Information Governance
7 11 (14.47%) Database Security
8 7 (9.21%) Internal Audit
9 6 (7.89%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.58%) Records Management
10 5 (6.58%) Security Management
10 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.26%) Information Security Management
11 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.95%) Contingency Planning
12 3 (3.95%) Information Management
12 3 (3.95%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (3.95%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 47 (61.84%) CISSP
2 28 (36.84%) CISA
3 23 (30.26%) CISM
4 13 (17.11%) Degree
5 9 (11.84%) CRISC
6 2 (2.63%) CCNP
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.63%) IISP
7 1 (1.32%) ACCA
7 1 (1.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (60.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (25.00%) COBIT
3 8 (10.53%) SSAE 16
4 6 (7.89%) GDPR
4 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.32%) EMIR
Vendors
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.32%) Informatica
2 1 (1.32%) SAP
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