Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Risk Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1048 1094 1109
Rank change year-on-year +46 +15 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 69 66 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.040% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.042% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 63 46 86
England median annual salary £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +9.80%
10th Percentile £47,500 £51,875 £46,250
90th Percentile £98,250 £83,250 £107,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £68,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +12.45%

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 147,425 157,257 174,299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.89% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,779 126,859 147,420
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +21 36 £82,500 +13.79%
South East +3 16 £60,000 -4.00% 1
North of England +26 8 £75,000 +27.66%
Midlands - 6 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
North West +5 4 £80,000 +36.17%
Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
South West - 3 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
IT Risk Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 51 (73.91%) Risk Management
2 39 (56.52%) CISA
3 37 (53.62%) CISM
4 36 (52.17%) Information Security
5 33 (47.83%) Finance
6 31 (44.93%) CISSP
7 20 (28.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (27.54%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (24.64%) CRISC
10 15 (21.74%) COBIT
11 12 (17.39%) Banking
12 11 (15.94%) IT Audit
13 10 (14.49%) Investment Banking
13 10 (14.49%) Business Continuity
13 10 (14.49%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (11.59%) ITIL
16 7 (10.14%) Internal Audit
17 6 (8.70%) Data Protection
18 5 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 5 (7.25%) ISACA
18 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
18 5 (7.25%) Smart Energy
18 5 (7.25%) Compliance Audit
18 5 (7.25%) Regulatory Compliance
19 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
19 4 (5.80%) GDPR
19 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity Management
19 4 (5.80%) Vulnerability Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
1 2 (2.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
General
1 33 (47.83%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Banking
3 10 (14.49%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) French Language
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Smart Energy
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.35%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.90%) PMI
5 1 (1.45%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (73.91%) Risk Management
2 36 (52.17%) Information Security
3 20 (28.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (27.54%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (15.94%) IT Audit
6 10 (14.49%) Business Continuity
6 10 (14.49%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.59%) ITIL
9 7 (10.14%) Internal Audit
10 6 (8.70%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.25%) Compliance Audit
11 5 (7.25%) Regulatory Compliance
12 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity Management
12 4 (5.80%) Information Governance
12 4 (5.80%) IT Governance
12 4 (5.80%) Project Management
12 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 4 (5.80%) Vulnerability Management
13 3 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) C
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (56.52%) CISA
2 37 (53.62%) CISM
3 31 (44.93%) CISSP
4 17 (24.64%) CRISC
5 5 (7.25%) ISACA
6 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.45%) CISMP
7 1 (1.45%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) COBIT
2 8 (11.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 5 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (5.80%) GDPR
5 3 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (4.35%) FINREP
5 3 (4.35%) MiFID
5 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
6 2 (2.90%) COSO
6 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 20000