Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > England
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 154 149
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 3,120 3,748 3,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.25% 2.26% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.46% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,994 2,527 2,410
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 127,367 152,131 148,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.76% 91.80% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 101,372 124,947 122,810
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,450
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.11% +4.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,128 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in England over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the England region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. 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 -18 1,502 £72,500 +3.57% 61
North of England -9 522 £59,000 +18.00% 15
South East -19 425 £57,500 +4.55% 26
North West -7 409 £60,000 +14.29% 9
Midlands +55 309 £52,295 +6.72% 21
East of England +99 202 £55,000 - 9
West Midlands +33 166 £52,500 +14.75% 16
South West +10 143 £50,164 +11.48% 15
East Midlands +58 139 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Yorkshire +20 99 £51,250 +2.50% 5
North East +9 14 £52,500 +26.51% 1
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 1,156 (37.05%) Finance
2 1,011 (32.40%) Information Security
3 735 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
4 665 (21.31%) Project Management
5 612 (19.62%) CISSP
6 593 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 559 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 556 (17.82%) Cybersecurity
9 512 (16.41%) Degree
10 474 (15.19%) Management Information System
11 469 (15.03%) Banking
12 415 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
13 408 (13.08%) CISM
14 406 (13.01%) Microsoft
15 402 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
16 365 (11.70%) ITIL
17 335 (10.74%) CISA
18 326 (10.45%) PRINCE2
19 325 (10.42%) SQL
20 321 (10.29%) Analytics
21 292 (9.36%) Change Management
22 280 (8.97%) PCI DSS
23 260 (8.33%) GDPR
24 257 (8.24%) Security Management
25 255 (8.17%) Windows
26 245 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
27 243 (7.79%) Java
28 242 (7.76%) Legal
29 232 (7.44%) Penetration Testing
30 230 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure

Risk Management
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 75 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 44 (1.41%) SAS
3 41 (1.31%) Confluence
4 27 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 25 (0.80%) Apache Spark
6 19 (0.61%) IIS
7 18 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (0.51%) Apache
10 14 (0.45%) CMS
11 13 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.19%) nginx
14 6 (0.19%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.19%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 5 (0.16%) JBoss
16 4 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 157 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 112 (3.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 111 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
4 103 (3.30%) Microsoft Project
5 49 (1.57%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.16%) SPSS
7 4 (0.13%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.064%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.064%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 31 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
3 24 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (0.45%) SAP GRC
6 13 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
6 13 (0.42%) SAP BPC
7 9 (0.29%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.19%) LatentZero
9 6 (0.19%) thinkFolio
10 5 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.16%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.16%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
11 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.13%) Loan IQ
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 230 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
3 83 (2.66%) SaaS
4 67 (2.15%) PaaS
5 63 (2.02%) Office 365
6 61 (1.96%) IaaS
7 30 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.48%) OpenDNS
10 13 (0.42%) Dropbox
10 13 (0.42%) OneDrive
11 10 (0.32%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.26%) BlazeMeter
13 7 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
14 6 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (0.19%) npm
15 5 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (0.16%) Basecamp
15 5 (0.16%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 162 (5.19%) Firewall
2 115 (3.69%) Network Security
3 58 (1.86%) Internet
4 47 (1.51%) TCP/IP
5 46 (1.47%) DNS
6 40 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 35 (1.12%) HTTP
8 32 (1.03%) WAN
9 31 (0.99%) VPN
10 25 (0.80%) LAN
11 18 (0.58%) VLAN
11 18 (0.58%) Wireshark
12 17 (0.54%) VoIP
13 15 (0.48%) SAN
13 15 (0.48%) SSL
14 14 (0.45%) FTP
14 14 (0.45%) WLAN
15 12 (0.38%) DHCP
16 11 (0.35%) DMZ
17 10 (0.32%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 95 (3.04%) Big Data
3 52 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 46 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 42 (1.35%) Blockchain
7 38 (1.22%) QlikView
8 32 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (0.71%) NoSQL
10 18 (0.58%) MongoDB
10 18 (0.58%) Power BI
10 18 (0.58%) SAP HANA
11 14 (0.45%) MySQL
11 14 (0.45%) SAP Data Services
12 13 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.35%) HBase
15 10 (0.32%) SAP BW
16 9 (0.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 105 (3.37%) Git (software)
2 91 (2.92%) JIRA
3 30 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 28 (0.90%) Visual Studio
5 27 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (0.83%) Selenium
7 25 (0.80%) Subversion
8 13 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 13 (0.42%) NUnit
9 11 (0.35%) JMeter
9 11 (0.35%) MSTest
9 11 (0.35%) SpecFlow
10 10 (0.32%) AppScan
10 10 (0.32%) Moq
10 10 (0.32%) Ranorex
10 10 (0.32%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 8 (0.26%) gulp
11 8 (0.26%) Maven
11 8 (0.26%) SoapUI
12 7 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1,156 (37.05%) Finance
2 469 (15.03%) Banking
3 242 (7.76%) Legal
4 210 (6.73%) Investment Banking
5 169 (5.42%) Law
6 138 (4.42%) Retail
7 104 (3.33%) Front Office
7 104 (3.33%) Marketing
8 60 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 60 (1.92%) Telecoms
9 52 (1.67%) Back Office
10 51 (1.63%) Advertising
11 49 (1.57%) Financial Institution
12 24 (0.77%) Retail Banking
13 22 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 16 (0.51%) German Language
15 15 (0.48%) Games
16 13 (0.42%) Military
17 11 (0.35%) Publishing
18 9 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 548 (17.56%) Analyst
2 359 (11.51%) Security Manager
3 345 (11.06%) Project Manager
4 264 (8.46%) Developer
5 236 (7.56%) Information Manager
6 234 (7.50%) Information Security Manager
7 223 (7.15%) Consultant
8 191 (6.12%) Architect
9 184 (5.90%) IT Manager
10 178 (5.71%) Security Analyst
11 171 (5.48%) Risk Manager
12 145 (4.65%) Security Consultant
13 126 (4.04%) Security Architect
14 122 (3.91%) IT Analyst
15 116 (3.72%) Risk Analyst
16 112 (3.59%) Senior Manager
17 92 (2.95%) Business Analyst
18 87 (2.79%) Information Analyst
19 84 (2.69%) Information Security Analyst
20 81 (2.60%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (6.54%) .NET
2 91 (2.92%) HTML
3 78 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 75 (2.40%) CSS
5 60 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 59 (1.89%) Middleware
7 54 (1.73%) Web Services
8 53 (1.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 52 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (1.67%) jQuery
10 42 (1.35%) .NET Framework
10 42 (1.35%) WPF
11 39 (1.25%) XML
12 34 (1.09%) WCF
13 33 (1.06%) React
14 32 (1.03%) Spring
15 30 (0.96%) Node.js
16 29 (0.93%) Kafka
16 29 (0.93%) SOAP
17 27 (0.87%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 474 (15.19%) Management Information System
2 415 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
4 86 (2.76%) Algorithms
5 73 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 70 (2.24%) Data Centre
7 69 (2.21%) Derivative
8 68 (2.18%) Market Risk
9 65 (2.08%) PMI
10 64 (2.05%) Virtual Team
11 56 (1.79%) Credit Risk
12 53 (1.70%) Cyberthreat
13 51 (1.63%) Equities
14 49 (1.57%) Reinsurance
15 48 (1.54%) CESG
16 45 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
17 44 (1.41%) Mobile App
18 42 (1.35%) Fixed Income
19 41 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
20 40 (1.28%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 255 (8.17%) Windows
2 192 (6.15%) Linux
3 97 (3.11%) Unix
4 42 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 28 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 25 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 25 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.48%) Android
9 12 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.19%) SUSE
10 6 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.096%) CentOS
12 3 (0.096%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.064%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,011 (32.40%) Information Security
2 735 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
3 665 (21.31%) Project Management
4 559 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 556 (17.82%) Cybersecurity
6 402 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
7 365 (11.70%) ITIL
8 326 (10.45%) PRINCE2
9 321 (10.29%) Analytics
10 292 (9.36%) Change Management
11 257 (8.24%) Security Management
12 245 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 232 (7.44%) Penetration Testing
14 228 (7.31%) Incident Management
15 227 (7.28%) Data Protection
16 218 (6.99%) Scrum
17 205 (6.57%) Business Continuity
18 201 (6.44%) SDLC
19 199 (6.38%) Decision-Making
20 194 (6.22%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 325 (10.42%) SQL
2 243 (7.79%) Java
3 216 (6.92%) C#
4 195 (6.25%) Python
5 157 (5.03%) JavaScript
6 104 (3.33%) C++
7 98 (3.14%) C
8 67 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 65 (2.08%) R
9 65 (2.08%) VBA
10 49 (1.57%) T-SQL
11 42 (1.35%) MATLAB
12 36 (1.15%) TypeScript
13 30 (0.96%) Perl
14 28 (0.90%) Bash Shell
15 26 (0.83%) Scala
16 22 (0.71%) Go
17 21 (0.67%) Java 8
17 21 (0.67%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 612 (19.62%) CISSP
2 512 (16.41%) Degree
3 408 (13.08%) CISM
4 335 (10.74%) CISA
5 212 (6.79%) Security Cleared
6 170 (5.45%) CRISC
7 130 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
8 124 (3.97%) PMI Certification
9 123 (3.94%) SC Cleared
10 109 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
11 96 (3.08%) PMP
12 91 (2.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 69 (2.21%) CEH
14 64 (2.05%) Master's Degree
15 59 (1.89%) SANS
16 53 (1.70%) CREST Certified
17 51 (1.63%) DV Cleared
18 49 (1.57%) PhD
19 46 (1.47%) ISACA
20 41 (1.31%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 593 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 280 (8.97%) PCI DSS
3 260 (8.33%) GDPR
4 173 (5.54%) PMO
5 152 (4.87%) QA
6 83 (2.66%) COBIT
7 57 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials
8 56 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 56 (1.79%) SLA
9 53 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 34 (1.09%) ISO 9001
10 34 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 32 (1.03%) RMADS
12 31 (0.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 29 (0.93%) ISO 22301
14 28 (0.90%) HIPAA
15 27 (0.87%) MiFID
16 21 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 20 (0.64%) EMIR
18 19 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 136 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 81 (2.60%) Docker
3 48 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (0.45%) Snort
6 13 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (0.42%) vSphere
7 12 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.29%) BitLocker
8 9 (0.29%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.13%) IAG
10 4 (0.13%) vCloud
11 3 (0.096%) NFS
11 3 (0.096%) XenApp
12 2 (0.064%) HDFS
12 2 (0.064%) Time Sharing Option
12 2 (0.064%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.032%) PowerDNS
13 1 (0.032%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 38 (1.22%) Kubernetes
2 31 (0.99%) Terraform
3 27 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.64%) Puppet
5 19 (0.61%) Ansible
5 19 (0.61%) RSA Security Analytics
6 18 (0.58%) Nessus
6 18 (0.58%) SCCM
6 18 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
7 15 (0.48%) Nagios
8 13 (0.42%) SCOM
9 12 (0.38%) Stealthwatch
10 11 (0.35%) CASB
10 11 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (0.29%) Control-M
11 9 (0.29%) HP Fortify
11 9 (0.29%) PowerCLI
12 8 (0.26%) Prometheus
13 7 (0.22%) QRadar
13 7 (0.22%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 406 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 130 (4.17%) SAP
3 125 (4.01%) Oracle
4 63 (2.02%) VMware
5 61 (1.96%) Qualys
6 57 (1.83%) Cognizant
7 52 (1.67%) Tableau
8 49 (1.57%) Cisco
9 43 (1.38%) Splunk
10 38 (1.22%) Google
10 38 (1.22%) ServiceNow
11 32 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
12 31 (0.99%) CheckPoint
12 31 (0.99%) Symantec
13 30 (0.96%) IBM
14 26 (0.83%) Citrix
14 26 (0.83%) HP
14 26 (0.83%) WorldPay
15 23 (0.74%) Adobe
16 18 (0.58%) TIBCO