Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 77 199 193
Rank change year-on-year +122 -6 -44
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 4,215 970 2,113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.81% 1.70% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 1.82% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,703 732 1,584
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,750
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £107,250 £105,000 £105,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 104,167 53,151 107,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.11% 93.19% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 69,281 43,872 87,101
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,813 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Risk Management in England.

Salary trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Risk Management in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London +79 1,667 £75,000 - 210
South East +143 1,013 £55,000 -8.33% 60
North of England +74 400 £53,112 -11.48% 63
East of England +89 351 £50,000 -20.00% 25
Midlands +49 327 £53,371 +6.74% 41
South West +63 248 £60,000 -7.69% 28
North West +57 238 £53,112 -18.29% 37
West Midlands +32 236 £52,500 +5.00% 28
Yorkshire +18 146 £50,000 -16.67% 21
East Midlands -1 82 £65,000 +23.81% 13
North East -26 18 £68,750 +25.00% 5
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 2,203 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1,513 (35.90%) Social Skills
3 1,411 (33.48%) Degree
4 1,286 (30.51%) Finance
5 1,175 (27.88%) DevOps
6 1,135 (26.93%) Azure
7 1,113 (26.41%) Cybersecurity
8 992 (23.53%) AWS
9 905 (21.47%) Java
10 876 (20.78%) Information Security
11 777 (18.43%) Analytics
12 771 (18.29%) CI/CD
13 764 (18.13%) Python
14 763 (18.10%) Computer Science
15 740 (17.56%) Project Management
16 689 (16.35%) C#
17 647 (15.35%) Software Engineering
18 644 (15.28%) Serverless
19 622 (14.76%) Continuous Improvement
19 622 (14.76%) Microsoft
20 578 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
21 573 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
22 556 (13.19%) CISSP
23 545 (12.93%) Mentoring
24 530 (12.57%) Mathematics
25 521 (12.36%) Project Delivery
26 508 (12.05%) Change Management
27 500 (11.86%) Management Information System
28 485 (11.51%) JavaScript
29 478 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 128 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 59 (1.40%) Apache Spark
3 45 (1.07%) Apache
4 35 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
5 34 (0.81%) Confluence
6 33 (0.78%) Appian
7 21 (0.50%) CMS
8 17 (0.40%) JBoss
8 17 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 17 (0.40%) WebLogic
9 15 (0.36%) IIS
9 15 (0.36%) SAS
10 9 (0.21%) Apache Pulsar
10 9 (0.21%) Skype for Business
11 8 (0.19%) Documentum
12 7 (0.17%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.14%) Jetty
14 5 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.12%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.095%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 140 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
2 136 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 60 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 53 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
5 27 (0.64%) InVision
5 27 (0.64%) Sketch
5 27 (0.64%) Zeplin
6 25 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.19%) Chatbot
8 8 (0.19%) Windchill
9 2 (0.047%) Oracle Smart View
9 2 (0.047%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 54 (1.28%) Sentinel
2 52 (1.23%) NetSuite
3 29 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
4 28 (0.66%) Alphatax
5 15 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
6 10 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
7 9 (0.21%) Shopify
8 8 (0.19%) TrackWise
9 7 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.17%) Primavera
9 7 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.14%) SAP EHS
10 6 (0.14%) Workday HCM
11 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.095%) Distributed Ledger
12 4 (0.095%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (0.095%) Maximo
12 4 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (0.095%) Workfront
13 2 (0.047%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1,135 (26.93%) Azure
2 992 (23.53%) AWS
3 644 (15.28%) Serverless
4 414 (9.82%) OpenShift
5 357 (8.47%) Power Platform
6 300 (7.12%) GitHub
7 262 (6.22%) SaaS
8 235 (5.58%) Microsoft 365
9 210 (4.98%) Azure Data Factory
10 192 (4.56%) Amazon EKS
11 174 (4.13%) Azure Monitor
12 165 (3.91%) GCP
13 130 (3.08%) IaaS
14 129 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
15 114 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
16 109 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
17 106 (2.51%) PaaS
18 102 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 102 (2.42%) Amazon S3
19 101 (2.40%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 205 (4.86%) Firewall
2 185 (4.39%) Network Security
3 123 (2.92%) Cisco IPT
4 116 (2.75%) Kerberos
5 61 (1.45%) VPN
6 54 (1.28%) DNS
7 44 (1.04%) Wireless
8 42 (1.00%) Internet
9 32 (0.76%) WAN
10 31 (0.74%) HTTP
11 30 (0.71%) TCP/IP
12 26 (0.62%) LAN
13 22 (0.52%) Broadband
14 21 (0.50%) DHCP
14 21 (0.50%) SSL
15 20 (0.47%) 5G
16 19 (0.45%) Unified Communications
16 19 (0.45%) WebEx
17 18 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
18 17 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (7.54%) Big Data
2 228 (5.41%) Data Lake
3 201 (4.77%) Power BI
4 132 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 126 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 125 (2.97%) NoSQL
7 108 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 103 (2.44%) SQL Server
9 89 (2.11%) HDInsight
10 84 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
11 74 (1.76%) Tableau
12 72 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
13 52 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
14 51 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
15 49 (1.16%) Amazon Athena
15 49 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 49 (1.16%) Electronic Patient Records
16 42 (1.00%) Relational Database
17 38 (0.90%) Hadoop
18 37 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 330 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 273 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 202 (4.79%) JIRA
4 137 (3.25%) Maven
5 44 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
6 28 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 22 (0.52%) Cucumber
8 19 (0.45%) TeamCity
9 15 (0.36%) IntelliJ
10 14 (0.33%) kappa
11 12 (0.28%) Selenium
11 12 (0.28%) Visual Studio
12 11 (0.26%) Burp Suite
12 11 (0.26%) JUnit
13 8 (0.19%) GitLab
14 7 (0.17%) Gradle
14 7 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
15 6 (0.14%) Ant
15 6 (0.14%) Apache Ivy
15 6 (0.14%) Mockito
General
1 1,513 (35.90%) Social Skills
2 1,286 (30.51%) Finance
3 578 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
4 317 (7.52%) Legal
5 222 (5.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 191 (4.53%) Marketing
7 189 (4.48%) Influencing Skills
8 180 (4.27%) Banking
9 170 (4.03%) Law
10 166 (3.94%) Retail
11 126 (2.99%) Public Sector
12 113 (2.68%) Presentation Skills
13 81 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 80 (1.90%) Spanish Language
14 80 (1.90%) Telecoms
15 66 (1.57%) Manufacturing
16 65 (1.54%) Organisational Skills
17 59 (1.40%) Documentation Skills
18 58 (1.38%) Front Office
19 50 (1.19%) Police
Job Titles
1 486 (11.53%) Software Engineer
2 456 (10.82%) Architect
3 381 (9.04%) Analyst
4 348 (8.26%) Project Manager
5 328 (7.78%) Developer
6 321 (7.62%) Security Engineer
7 249 (5.91%) Consultant
8 240 (5.69%) Data Engineer
8 240 (5.69%) IT Manager
9 223 (5.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 202 (4.79%) Senior Manager
11 167 (3.96%) Security Manager
12 161 (3.82%) Principal Engineer
13 160 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
14 153 (3.63%) Cybersecurity Engineer
15 135 (3.20%) Principal Software Engineer
16 131 (3.11%) Security Consultant
17 123 (2.92%) Cloud Engineer
18 118 (2.80%) Senior Project Manager
19 112 (2.66%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (7.45%) React
2 281 (6.67%) RESTful
3 219 (5.20%) Node.js
4 189 (4.48%) Spring Boot
5 187 (4.44%) .NET
6 132 (3.13%) Velocity
7 131 (3.11%) AngularJS
7 131 (3.11%) Web Services
8 123 (2.92%) REST
9 116 (2.75%) JavaFX
9 116 (2.75%) Swing
10 107 (2.54%) HTML
11 105 (2.49%) JSON
12 95 (2.25%) CSS
13 92 (2.18%) Spring
14 83 (1.97%) XML
15 73 (1.73%) Java EE
16 70 (1.66%) Kafka
17 68 (1.61%) HTML5
18 64 (1.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 500 (11.86%) Management Information System
2 319 (7.57%) Algorithms
3 267 (6.33%) Cloud Native
4 260 (6.17%) Self-Motivation
5 229 (5.43%) User Experience
6 185 (4.39%) Data Structures
7 160 (3.80%) Cyberthreat
8 123 (2.92%) Robotics
9 121 (2.87%) Virtual Team
10 118 (2.80%) Mobile App
11 114 (2.70%) Renewable Energy
12 74 (1.76%) Taxonomies
13 64 (1.52%) Data Centre
13 64 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
14 62 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 59 (1.40%) Analytical Mindset
16 43 (1.02%) Smart Meter
17 38 (0.90%) Handset
18 37 (0.88%) Market Risk
19 34 (0.81%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 273 (6.48%) Linux
2 216 (5.12%) Windows
3 162 (3.84%) Unix
4 76 (1.80%) Windows 10
5 55 (1.30%) Mac OS
6 24 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 21 (0.50%) Android
8 19 (0.45%) Windows Server
9 17 (0.40%) VMS
10 8 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.14%) SUSE
12 3 (0.071%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.071%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.047%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.024%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.024%) CentOS
14 1 (0.024%) Solaris
14 1 (0.024%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.024%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,203 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1,175 (27.88%) DevOps
3 1,113 (26.41%) Cybersecurity
4 876 (20.78%) Information Security
5 777 (18.43%) Analytics
6 771 (18.29%) CI/CD
7 763 (18.10%) Computer Science
8 740 (17.56%) Project Management
9 647 (15.35%) Software Engineering
10 622 (14.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 573 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
12 545 (12.93%) Mentoring
13 530 (12.57%) Mathematics
14 521 (12.36%) Project Delivery
15 508 (12.05%) Change Management
16 478 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 448 (10.63%) SDLC
18 379 (8.99%) ITIL
19 361 (8.56%) Scrum
20 349 (8.28%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 905 (21.47%) Java
2 764 (18.13%) Python
3 689 (16.35%) C#
4 485 (11.51%) JavaScript
5 368 (8.73%) C
6 362 (8.59%) SQL
7 317 (7.52%) PowerShell
8 279 (6.62%) C++
9 173 (4.10%) Bash
10 135 (3.20%) Scala
11 125 (2.97%) Perl
12 117 (2.78%) Java 8
13 108 (2.56%) Shell Script
14 76 (1.80%) R
15 67 (1.59%) Go
16 61 (1.45%) Ruby
17 56 (1.33%) Objective-C
18 52 (1.23%) VB
19 51 (1.21%) TypeScript
20 39 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1,411 (33.48%) Degree
2 556 (13.19%) CISSP
3 298 (7.07%) CISM
4 231 (5.48%) Security Cleared
5 188 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
6 160 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 154 (3.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 146 (3.46%) CRISC
8 146 (3.46%) Master's Degree
9 126 (2.99%) CISA
10 124 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 109 (2.59%) SC Cleared
12 102 (2.42%) TOGAF Certification
13 95 (2.25%) SANS
14 90 (2.14%) PMI Certification
15 81 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
16 71 (1.68%) HND
17 67 (1.59%) AWS Certification
18 65 (1.54%) PMP
19 58 (1.38%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 460 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 300 (7.12%) NIST
3 273 (6.48%) GDPR
4 153 (3.63%) PCI DSS
5 146 (3.46%) GRC
6 124 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
7 102 (2.42%) QA
8 98 (2.33%) COBIT
9 93 (2.21%) PMO
10 72 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 72 (1.71%) NCSC
11 71 (1.68%) Accessibility
12 59 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 55 (1.30%) SLA
14 50 (1.19%) Data Quality
15 39 (0.93%) ITGC
16 35 (0.83%) NIST 800
17 31 (0.74%) GxP
18 30 (0.71%) HIPAA
19 28 (0.66%) RMADS
System Software
1 403 (9.56%) Docker
2 169 (4.01%) Active Directory
3 111 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 70 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
5 38 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 18 (0.43%) Firmware
7 14 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.24%) vSphere
9 8 (0.19%) vCloud
10 7 (0.17%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 7 (0.17%) Snort
10 7 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.095%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.095%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.047%) HDFS
12 2 (0.047%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.047%) XenApp
13 1 (0.024%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 321 (7.62%) Kubernetes
2 261 (6.19%) Ansible
3 89 (2.11%) Terraform
4 44 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
5 29 (0.69%) CASB
6 25 (0.59%) Puppet
7 23 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 21 (0.50%) SCCM
9 17 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (0.38%) CSIRT
11 15 (0.36%) Nessus
12 9 (0.21%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 7 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (0.14%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 6 (0.14%) Grafana
15 5 (0.12%) NetBackup
15 5 (0.12%) RSA Archer
16 4 (0.095%) Nmap
16 4 (0.095%) SCOM
16 4 (0.095%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 622 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 251 (5.95%) Databricks
3 173 (4.10%) Oracle
4 147 (3.49%) Google
5 138 (3.27%) VMware
6 117 (2.78%) SAP
7 113 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
8 107 (2.54%) MuleSoft
9 89 (2.11%) Palantir
10 84 (1.99%) Citrix
11 81 (1.92%) Red Hat
12 62 (1.47%) Adobe
12 62 (1.47%) ServiceNow
13 58 (1.38%) Cisco
14 51 (1.21%) Splunk
15 44 (1.04%) Apple
16 40 (0.95%) CheckPoint
17 34 (0.81%) IBM
18 33 (0.78%) Automation Anywhere
18 33 (0.78%) Murex