Period
to 23 October 2018

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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 137 152
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 4,136 4,229 4,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.69% 2.57% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.80% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,204 2,467 3,001
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,442 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 139,911 150,882 162,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.10% 91.56% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112,197 119,876 136,722
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 October 2018.

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 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 +9 2,281 £67,500 -3.57% 196
North of England +23 701 £55,000 +10.00% 55
North West +33 554 £60,000 +20.00% 35
South East -30 490 £57,500 +9.52% 61
East of England +71 260 £52,500 +3.70% 20
Midlands -5 245 £47,500 -13.64% 38
West Midlands +8 168 £45,500 -14.95% 22
South West +22 153 £48,250 -3.50% 36
Yorkshire -24 142 £50,000 +11.11% 17
East Midlands -23 69 £47,500 -13.64% 16
North East -53 5 £39,725 -41.15% 3
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 2,135 (51.62%) Finance
2 1,359 (32.86%) Banking
3 1,240 (29.98%) Problem-Solving
4 1,168 (28.24%) Investment Banking
5 1,132 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
6 1,094 (26.45%) Information Security
7 977 (23.62%) Analytical Skills
8 904 (21.86%) Degree
9 882 (21.32%) Big Data
10 839 (20.29%) Project Management
11 835 (20.19%) Java
12 826 (19.97%) Cyberthreat
13 816 (19.73%) Strategic Thinking
14 784 (18.96%) Financial Institution
15 783 (18.93%) CISSP
16 773 (18.69%) Low Latency
17 768 (18.57%) Investment Management
18 759 (18.35%) Innovative Thinking
19 597 (14.43%) Microsoft
20 596 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
21 570 (13.78%) Management Information System
22 566 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
23 563 (13.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 555 (13.42%) SQL
25 515 (12.45%) SDLC
26 458 (11.07%) Analytics
27 449 (10.86%) JavaScript
28 426 (10.30%) CISM
29 413 (9.99%) Python
30 411 (9.94%) Computer Science

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
1 118 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 109 (2.64%) Apache Spark
3 78 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 56 (1.35%) Confluence
5 34 (0.82%) Apache
5 34 (0.82%) IIS
6 30 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 28 (0.68%) CMS
8 22 (0.53%) SAS
9 19 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (0.44%) MS Exchange
11 16 (0.39%) JBoss
12 15 (0.36%) Skype for Business
13 13 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.27%) Apache Solr
15 10 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (0.19%) Jetty
16 8 (0.19%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.17%) Umbraco
18 6 (0.15%) GemFire
Applications
1 196 (4.74%) Microsoft Project
2 170 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 162 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
4 119 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 62 (1.50%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.17%) SPSS
8 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.12%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.048%) Gephi
11 2 (0.048%) PrintSoft PReS
12 1 (0.024%) Autodesk Inventor
12 1 (0.024%) InVision
12 1 (0.024%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 40 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
3 19 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.41%) SAP BPC
5 14 (0.34%) SAP GRC
6 13 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 13 (0.31%) SAP FI
6 13 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (0.31%) Sentinel
7 12 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
8 10 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
9 8 (0.19%) assyst
9 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.19%) Relativity
10 6 (0.15%) Misys Midas
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
11 5 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
11 5 (0.12%) SAP GTS
11 5 (0.12%) SAP MDG
12 4 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 279 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 195 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (1.84%) SaaS
4 70 (1.69%) IaaS
5 67 (1.62%) Office 365
6 66 (1.60%) PaaS
7 33 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (0.58%) npm
9 14 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (0.27%) GitHub
11 10 (0.24%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (0.19%) BrowserStack
12 8 (0.19%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
14 5 (0.12%) Akamai
15 4 (0.097%) OneDrive
15 4 (0.097%) OpenDNS
16 3 (0.073%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 289 (6.99%) Firewall
2 130 (3.14%) Network Security
3 84 (2.03%) Internet
4 81 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 71 (1.72%) WAN
6 67 (1.62%) LAN
7 65 (1.57%) TCP/IP
8 63 (1.52%) DNS
9 49 (1.18%) Wireshark
10 32 (0.77%) DHCP
11 28 (0.68%) VPN
12 21 (0.51%) MPLS
13 20 (0.48%) HTTP
13 20 (0.48%) Intranet
13 20 (0.48%) SSL
14 19 (0.46%) VoIP
15 17 (0.41%) Ethernet
16 16 (0.39%) Skype
16 16 (0.39%) Wireless
17 15 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 882 (21.32%) Big Data
2 217 (5.25%) Relational Database
3 189 (4.57%) SQL Server
4 133 (3.22%) NoSQL
5 121 (2.93%) Hadoop
6 119 (2.88%) MongoDB
7 112 (2.71%) DB2
8 80 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 63 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 57 (1.38%) MySQL
11 46 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
12 42 (1.02%) Data Lake
13 30 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (0.70%) MemSQL
15 28 (0.68%) Apache Hive
16 27 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
17 26 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
17 26 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (0.48%) Redis
19 19 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 146 (3.53%) JIRA
2 117 (2.83%) Git (software)
3 76 (1.84%) Visual Studio
4 64 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 62 (1.50%) JUnit
6 58 (1.40%) Maven
7 40 (0.97%) Subversion
8 35 (0.85%) Selenium
9 34 (0.82%) Ranorex
10 33 (0.80%) Gradle
11 31 (0.75%) Cucumber
11 31 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (0.73%) MSTest
13 27 (0.65%) Moq
14 25 (0.60%) gulp
14 25 (0.60%) TeamCity
15 21 (0.51%) Mockito
16 18 (0.44%) NUnit
17 16 (0.39%) FitNesse
17 16 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 2,135 (51.62%) Finance
2 1,359 (32.86%) Banking
3 1,168 (28.24%) Investment Banking
4 784 (18.96%) Financial Institution
5 356 (8.61%) Law
6 231 (5.59%) Legal
7 223 (5.39%) Front Office
8 195 (4.71%) Retail
9 116 (2.80%) Marketing
10 78 (1.89%) Telecoms
11 66 (1.60%) Back Office
12 28 (0.68%) Advertising
12 28 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 26 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 24 (0.58%) French Language
14 24 (0.58%) Games
14 24 (0.58%) Publishing
15 23 (0.56%) Retail Banking
16 22 (0.53%) Electronics
17 18 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 574 (13.88%) Analyst
2 565 (13.66%) Developer
3 449 (10.86%) Project Manager
4 286 (6.91%) Security Manager
5 238 (5.75%) IT Manager
6 232 (5.61%) Consultant
7 213 (5.15%) Architect
8 163 (3.94%) Information Manager
9 157 (3.80%) Security Analyst
10 150 (3.63%) Security Consultant
11 149 (3.60%) Information Security Manager
12 143 (3.46%) Risk Manager
13 135 (3.26%) Java Developer
14 128 (3.09%) Senior Manager
15 106 (2.56%) Business Analyst
16 104 (2.51%) Security Architect
16 104 (2.51%) Security Officer
17 98 (2.37%) Senior Project Manager
18 96 (2.32%) Platform Engineer
19 88 (2.13%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (6.94%) .NET
2 265 (6.41%) AngularJS
3 235 (5.68%) HTML
4 150 (3.63%) Web Services
5 147 (3.55%) React
5 147 (3.55%) RESTful
6 140 (3.38%) HTML5
7 137 (3.31%) CSS
8 129 (3.12%) Kafka
9 124 (3.00%) Spring
10 100 (2.42%) Middleware
11 98 (2.37%) REST
12 68 (1.64%) ASP.NET
13 59 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
14 56 (1.35%) Velocity
15 54 (1.31%) WPF
16 49 (1.18%) CSS3
17 48 (1.16%) jQuery
17 48 (1.16%) SailPoint
18 46 (1.11%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 977 (23.62%) Analytical Skills
2 826 (19.97%) Cyberthreat
3 570 (13.78%) Management Information System
4 411 (9.94%) Computer Science
5 241 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
6 193 (4.67%) Algorithms
7 180 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 156 (3.77%) Fixed Income
9 138 (3.34%) User Experience
10 136 (3.29%) Equities
11 132 (3.19%) Derivative
11 132 (3.19%) Fintech
12 124 (3.00%) Data Structures
13 109 (2.64%) Reinsurance
14 108 (2.61%) Virtual Team
15 100 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 76 (1.84%) Security Operations Centre
17 59 (1.43%) Hedge funds
17 59 (1.43%) PKI
18 54 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 403 (9.74%) Linux
2 376 (9.09%) Windows
3 269 (6.50%) Unix
4 80 (1.93%) Windows Server
5 36 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (0.85%) Android
6 35 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 32 (0.77%) Windows 7
8 31 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (0.63%) Windows 10
10 17 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.22%) Solaris
12 5 (0.12%) AIX
12 5 (0.12%) Kali Linux
13 4 (0.097%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.073%) CentOS
14 3 (0.073%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.073%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.073%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.024%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,240 (29.98%) Problem-Solving
2 1,132 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
3 1,094 (26.45%) Information Security
4 839 (20.29%) Project Management
5 816 (19.73%) Strategic Thinking
6 773 (18.69%) Low Latency
7 768 (18.57%) Investment Management
8 759 (18.35%) Innovative Thinking
9 596 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 566 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
11 515 (12.45%) SDLC
12 458 (11.07%) Analytics
13 409 (9.89%) ITIL
14 356 (8.61%) Wealth Management
15 353 (8.53%) PRINCE2
16 343 (8.29%) Change Management
17 329 (7.95%) OO
18 299 (7.23%) Security Management
19 283 (6.84%) Data Protection
20 282 (6.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 835 (20.19%) Java
2 555 (13.42%) SQL
3 449 (10.86%) JavaScript
4 413 (9.99%) Python
5 348 (8.41%) C#
6 266 (6.43%) C++
7 143 (3.46%) C
8 141 (3.41%) Perl
9 116 (2.80%) PowerShell
10 90 (2.18%) Shell Script
11 87 (2.10%) Scala
12 61 (1.47%) Java 8
13 46 (1.11%) Bash Shell
14 41 (0.99%) R
15 37 (0.89%) PL/SQL
15 37 (0.89%) T-SQL
16 35 (0.85%) BeanShell
17 32 (0.77%) Ruby
18 29 (0.70%) VBA
19 28 (0.68%) ES6
Qualifications
1 904 (21.86%) Degree
2 783 (18.93%) CISSP
3 426 (10.30%) CISM
4 340 (8.22%) CISA
5 213 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 171 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
7 146 (3.53%) CEH
7 146 (3.53%) Security Cleared
8 133 (3.22%) CRISC
9 132 (3.19%) Master's Degree
10 118 (2.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 110 (2.66%) PMI Certification
12 109 (2.64%) PMP
13 89 (2.15%) SC Cleared
14 80 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
15 77 (1.86%) SSCP
16 75 (1.81%) MCSE
16 75 (1.81%) SANS
17 55 (1.33%) CCNP
18 53 (1.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 563 (13.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 304 (7.35%) GDPR
3 294 (7.11%) QA
4 240 (5.80%) PCI DSS
5 235 (5.68%) PMO
6 121 (2.93%) COBIT
7 93 (2.25%) SLA
8 87 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
9 42 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 40 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 36 (0.87%) MiFID
12 29 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 27 (0.65%) Data Quality
14 25 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 19 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 17 (0.41%) COSO
17 14 (0.34%) ISO 9001
17 14 (0.34%) RMADS
18 13 (0.31%) P3O
19 12 (0.29%) EMIR
System Software
1 145 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 76 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (1.81%) Docker
4 20 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (0.46%) HDFS
6 16 (0.39%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
7 14 (0.34%) vSphere
7 14 (0.34%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.29%) Snort
9 8 (0.19%) BitLocker
10 6 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.097%) NFS
12 3 (0.073%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.073%) LXC
13 2 (0.048%) ACF2
13 2 (0.048%) RACF
13 2 (0.048%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.024%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 55 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (1.21%) RSA Security Analytics
3 40 (0.97%) Puppet
4 34 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 31 (0.75%) Kubernetes
6 29 (0.70%) Ansible
7 26 (0.63%) SCCM
8 19 (0.46%) Stealthwatch
9 18 (0.44%) SCOM
9 18 (0.44%) WSUS
10 16 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
10 16 (0.39%) Kibana
10 16 (0.39%) Nessus
11 15 (0.36%) QRadar
12 12 (0.29%) CFEngine
12 12 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
12 12 (0.29%) Salt
12 12 (0.29%) Terraform
13 9 (0.22%) RSA Archer
13 9 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 597 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 164 (3.97%) Sybase
3 160 (3.87%) Oracle
4 124 (3.00%) VMware
5 122 (2.95%) Cisco
6 86 (2.08%) Splunk
6 86 (2.08%) Tableau
7 78 (1.89%) SAP
8 73 (1.76%) ServiceNow
9 65 (1.57%) Symantec
10 57 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 53 (1.28%) Citrix
12 49 (1.18%) Google
13 44 (1.06%) CheckPoint
14 43 (1.04%) Qualys
15 33 (0.80%) IBM
16 30 (0.73%) Cognizant
17 28 (0.68%) HP
18 26 (0.63%) Adobe
19 25 (0.60%) TIBCO