Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Risk Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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

IT Risk Manager
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1052 1111 1151
Rank change year-on-year +59 +40 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 88 64 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.038% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.040% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 75 52 82
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - -13.79%
10th Percentile £43,850 £50,000 £41,625
90th Percentile £98,750 £78,500 £99,750
UK median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% -10.34%

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 155,964 161,695 184,216
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.19% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,042 132,662 156,530
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IT Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Manager in England

IT Risk Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Risk Manager in England

IT Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Risk Manager in England

IT 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 IT Risk Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
London +16 46 £82,500 +26.92% 2
North of England +19 18 £52,000 -13.33%
Yorkshire - 9 £55,000 -
South West - 9 £60,000 -
South East -8 8 £57,500 +4.55%
West Midlands - 7 £67,500 - 1
Midlands - 7 £67,500 - 1
North West 0 6 £64,000 +6.67%
North East - 3 £46,500 -
IT Risk Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT 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 England region featuring IT Risk Manager in the job title.

1 54 (61.36%) Finance
2 52 (59.09%) CISA
3 50 (56.82%) Risk Management
4 33 (37.50%) CISSP
5 32 (36.36%) IT Audit
6 28 (31.82%) Information Security
7 24 (27.27%) CISM
8 19 (21.59%) CRISC
8 19 (21.59%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (18.18%) COBIT
9 16 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (17.05%) ITIL
11 14 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (15.91%) GDPR
12 12 (13.64%) Banking
13 10 (11.36%) Business Continuity
13 10 (11.36%) PCI DSS
13 10 (11.36%) Internal Audit
14 9 (10.23%) IT Governance
15 8 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (9.09%) QiCA
16 7 (7.95%) Project Management
16 7 (7.95%) Investment Banking
16 7 (7.95%) Degree
17 6 (6.82%) Business Continuity Management
18 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (5.68%) Credit Risk
18 5 (5.68%) ISMS
18 5 (5.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley

IT 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 1 (1.14%) IIS
1 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Firewall
1 2 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
General
1 54 (61.36%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.68%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) French Language
6 2 (2.27%) Law
7 1 (1.14%) Games
7 1 (1.14%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) MSMQ
1 1 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.68%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.55%) Market Risk
2 4 (4.55%) PMI
3 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.14%) Equities
5 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
1 1 (1.14%) Unix
1 1 (1.14%) Windows
1 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Risk Management
2 32 (36.36%) IT Audit
3 28 (31.82%) Information Security
4 19 (21.59%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (17.05%) ITIL
7 10 (11.36%) Business Continuity
7 10 (11.36%) Internal Audit
8 9 (10.23%) IT Governance
9 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (7.95%) Project Management
11 6 (6.82%) Business Continuity Management
12 5 (5.68%) Compliance Management
12 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.68%) ISMS
12 5 (5.68%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.55%) Decision-Making
13 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) C
2 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (59.09%) CISA
2 33 (37.50%) CISSP
3 24 (27.27%) CISM
4 19 (21.59%) CRISC
5 8 (9.09%) QiCA
6 7 (7.95%) Degree
7 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.14%) CISMP
8 1 (1.14%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.14%) SANS
8 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) COBIT
2 14 (15.91%) GDPR
2 14 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (11.36%) PCI DSS
4 5 (5.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.41%) COSO
5 3 (3.41%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (3.41%) FINREP
5 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (3.41%) MiFID
6 2 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (2.27%) QA
7 1 (1.14%) Basel III