Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 144 159
Rank change year-on-year +19 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 4,224 4,038 4,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.67% 2.43% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.65% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,230 2,414 3,196
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £98,875 £100,000 £92,250
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 144,110 152,183 169,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.16% 91.51% 90.83%
Number of salaries quoted 115,603 121,947 143,028
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +24 2,420 £70,000 - 245
North of England +18 680 £54,000 +13.68% 58
North West +46 510 £55,000 - 34
South East -13 487 £57,500 +4.55% 65
Midlands -28 249 £47,500 -13.64% 49
East of England +34 229 £52,500 -12.50% 40
West Midlands -21 174 £47,500 -17.39% 38
South West +29 163 £45,083 -18.03% 37
Yorkshire -28 156 £50,000 +17.65% 18
East Midlands -1 71 £47,500 -13.64% 11
North East -53 14 £41,500 -38.52% 6
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 2,308 (54.64%) Finance
2 1,466 (34.71%) Banking
3 1,306 (30.92%) Problem-Solving
4 1,260 (29.83%) Investment Banking
5 1,145 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1,099 (26.02%) Information Security
7 994 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 958 (22.68%) Big Data
9 928 (21.97%) Java
10 911 (21.57%) Degree
11 890 (21.07%) Cyberthreat
12 882 (20.88%) Strategic Thinking
13 879 (20.81%) Financial Institution
14 855 (20.24%) Investment Management
15 848 (20.08%) Low Latency
16 839 (19.86%) Innovative Thinking
17 828 (19.60%) Project Management
18 790 (18.70%) CISSP
19 633 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
20 598 (14.16%) SQL
21 590 (13.97%) Management Information System
22 560 (13.26%) Cybersecurity
23 552 (13.07%) SDLC
24 541 (12.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
25 505 (11.96%) CISM
26 487 (11.53%) Microsoft
27 466 (11.03%) Analytics
28 453 (10.72%) Computer Science
29 450 (10.65%) JavaScript
30 447 (10.58%) Python

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
1 123 (2.91%) Apache Spark
2 99 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 75 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
4 70 (1.66%) Confluence
5 43 (1.02%) Apache
6 38 (0.90%) IIS
7 35 (0.83%) CMS
8 34 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 23 (0.54%) Skype for Business
10 22 (0.52%) JBoss
10 22 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 19 (0.45%) SAS
12 15 (0.36%) MS Exchange
13 14 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 11 (0.26%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.21%) Apache Solr
15 9 (0.21%) Jetty
15 9 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 184 (4.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 169 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 160 (3.79%) Microsoft Project
4 100 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 61 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.17%) SPSS
8 6 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.047%) Gephi
10 2 (0.047%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.047%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.024%) Autodesk Inventor
11 1 (0.024%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 20 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
3 16 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.31%) Sentinel
5 12 (0.28%) Summit
6 9 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
6 9 (0.21%) SAP BPC
6 9 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
7 8 (0.19%) assyst
7 8 (0.19%) SAP GRC
8 5 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.095%) Relativity
9 4 (0.095%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.095%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.095%) SunGard GMI
10 3 (0.071%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 251 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 172 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (1.85%) Office 365
4 75 (1.78%) SaaS
5 73 (1.73%) PaaS
6 55 (1.30%) IaaS
7 36 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.43%) npm
9 15 (0.36%) GitHub
9 15 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (0.31%) OpenShift
12 11 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (0.24%) Google Analytics
14 8 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
15 7 (0.17%) BrowserStack
16 5 (0.12%) Akamai
17 4 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
17 4 (0.095%) Amazon S3
17 4 (0.095%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 295 (6.98%) Firewall
2 112 (2.65%) Network Security
3 92 (2.18%) Internet
4 84 (1.99%) LAN
5 82 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 77 (1.82%) WAN
7 60 (1.42%) DNS
8 58 (1.37%) TCP/IP
9 42 (0.99%) VPN
10 39 (0.92%) MPLS
11 35 (0.83%) DHCP
12 33 (0.78%) Wireshark
13 30 (0.71%) NetScaler
14 27 (0.64%) Wireless
15 26 (0.62%) WLAN
16 25 (0.59%) Intranet
17 23 (0.54%) SSL
18 22 (0.52%) HTTP
19 21 (0.50%) Skype
20 20 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 958 (22.68%) Big Data
2 226 (5.35%) Relational Database
3 210 (4.97%) SQL Server
4 155 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 129 (3.05%) Hadoop
6 124 (2.94%) DB2
7 123 (2.91%) MongoDB
8 89 (2.11%) RDBMS
9 64 (1.52%) MySQL
10 58 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 46 (1.09%) Data Lake
12 45 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
13 35 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 34 (0.80%) MemSQL
15 30 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
16 29 (0.69%) Apache Hive
16 29 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 28 (0.66%) Sybase ASE
18 22 (0.52%) GIS
19 21 (0.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 160 (3.79%) JIRA
2 102 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 78 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 72 (1.70%) Maven
5 66 (1.56%) JUnit
6 65 (1.54%) Visual Studio
7 48 (1.14%) Subversion
8 42 (0.99%) Selenium
9 36 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 34 (0.80%) Gradle
11 32 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (0.71%) TeamCity
13 29 (0.69%) Bitbucket
13 29 (0.69%) NUnit
14 22 (0.52%) Mockito
15 19 (0.45%) FitNesse
16 18 (0.43%) Ant
16 18 (0.43%) Ranorex
17 17 (0.40%) gulp
18 15 (0.36%) Jasmine
General
1 2,308 (54.64%) Finance
2 1,466 (34.71%) Banking
3 1,260 (29.83%) Investment Banking
4 879 (20.81%) Financial Institution
5 344 (8.14%) Law
6 273 (6.46%) Front Office
7 254 (6.01%) Legal
8 160 (3.79%) Retail
9 117 (2.77%) Marketing
10 90 (2.13%) Telecoms
11 68 (1.61%) Back Office
12 51 (1.21%) Manufacturing
13 46 (1.09%) Games
14 32 (0.76%) Advertising
15 27 (0.64%) Publishing
16 24 (0.57%) Billing
17 22 (0.52%) Multimedia
18 21 (0.50%) French Language
19 20 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 627 (14.84%) Developer
2 563 (13.33%) Analyst
3 441 (10.44%) Project Manager
4 265 (6.27%) Security Manager
5 248 (5.87%) Consultant
6 244 (5.78%) IT Manager
7 198 (4.69%) Architect
8 169 (4.00%) Risk Manager
9 164 (3.88%) Security Analyst
10 159 (3.76%) Security Consultant
11 154 (3.65%) Java Developer
11 154 (3.65%) Senior Manager
12 148 (3.50%) Information Manager
13 141 (3.34%) Information Security Manager
14 110 (2.60%) Senior Project Manager
15 109 (2.58%) Security Officer
16 103 (2.44%) Platform Engineer
17 100 (2.37%) Security Architect
18 97 (2.30%) Information Security Officer
19 90 (2.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (6.68%) AngularJS
2 277 (6.56%) .NET
3 243 (5.75%) HTML
4 176 (4.17%) RESTful
5 167 (3.95%) React
6 149 (3.53%) Web Services
7 144 (3.41%) Kafka
8 143 (3.39%) HTML5
9 132 (3.13%) Spring
10 130 (3.08%) CSS
11 108 (2.56%) REST
12 93 (2.20%) Middleware
13 62 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
14 60 (1.42%) Node.js
15 58 (1.37%) WPF
16 55 (1.30%) XML
17 54 (1.28%) ASP.NET
17 54 (1.28%) jQuery
18 50 (1.18%) Akka
18 50 (1.18%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 994 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 890 (21.07%) Cyberthreat
3 590 (13.97%) Management Information System
4 453 (10.72%) Computer Science
5 234 (5.54%) Self-Motivation
6 209 (4.95%) Algorithms
7 179 (4.24%) Data Centre
8 178 (4.21%) Equities
9 177 (4.19%) Derivative
10 173 (4.10%) Fixed Income
11 163 (3.86%) Data Structures
12 141 (3.34%) Fintech
13 138 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 122 (2.89%) User Experience
15 120 (2.84%) Virtual Team
16 75 (1.78%) Hedge funds
17 67 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
18 64 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
19 58 (1.37%) PMI
20 55 (1.30%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 373 (8.83%) Linux
2 346 (8.19%) Windows
3 283 (6.70%) Unix
4 79 (1.87%) Windows Server
5 46 (1.09%) Windows 10
6 38 (0.90%) Android
7 35 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 33 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 31 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.28%) Solaris
12 10 (0.24%) AIX
13 8 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.12%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.095%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.071%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.071%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.047%) CentOS
17 2 (0.047%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,306 (30.92%) Problem-Solving
2 1,145 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1,099 (26.02%) Information Security
4 882 (20.88%) Strategic Thinking
5 855 (20.24%) Investment Management
6 848 (20.08%) Low Latency
7 839 (19.86%) Innovative Thinking
8 828 (19.60%) Project Management
9 633 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 560 (13.26%) Cybersecurity
11 552 (13.07%) SDLC
12 466 (11.03%) Analytics
13 417 (9.87%) ITIL
14 365 (8.64%) Change Management
15 363 (8.59%) OO
16 362 (8.57%) PRINCE2
17 357 (8.45%) Wealth Management
18 304 (7.20%) Data Protection
19 265 (6.27%) Software Engineering
20 255 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 928 (21.97%) Java
2 598 (14.16%) SQL
3 450 (10.65%) JavaScript
4 447 (10.58%) Python
5 374 (8.85%) C#
6 338 (8.00%) C++
7 154 (3.65%) C
8 145 (3.43%) Perl
9 117 (2.77%) Scala
10 92 (2.18%) PowerShell
11 89 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 84 (1.99%) Java 8
13 47 (1.11%) R
14 45 (1.07%) VBA
15 43 (1.02%) Bash Shell
16 35 (0.83%) Ruby
17 32 (0.76%) BeanShell
17 32 (0.76%) PL/SQL
18 29 (0.69%) PHP
19 26 (0.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 911 (21.57%) Degree
2 790 (18.70%) CISSP
3 505 (11.96%) CISM
4 394 (9.33%) CISA
5 207 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 155 (3.67%) Master's Degree
7 150 (3.55%) Security Cleared
8 144 (3.41%) CEH
9 141 (3.34%) CRISC
10 125 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
11 115 (2.72%) PMI Certification
12 97 (2.30%) SC Cleared
13 94 (2.23%) PMP
14 72 (1.70%) SANS
15 65 (1.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 65 (1.54%) CCNP
15 65 (1.54%) SSCP
16 61 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 58 (1.37%) CCIE
17 58 (1.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 541 (12.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 342 (8.10%) GDPR
3 273 (6.46%) PCI DSS
4 249 (5.89%) QA
5 198 (4.69%) PMO
6 153 (3.62%) COBIT
7 80 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
8 78 (1.85%) SLA
9 57 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 44 (1.04%) Data Quality
11 39 (0.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 39 (0.92%) MiFID
12 32 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 31 (0.73%) ISO 9001
14 29 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 25 (0.59%) COSO
16 21 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 19 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
17 19 (0.45%) ISO 22301
18 18 (0.43%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 108 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 68 (1.61%) Docker
3 55 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.52%) HDFS
5 19 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.24%) Snort
9 8 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.14%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.12%) vSphere
12 4 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.071%) LXC
13 3 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.047%) ACF2
14 2 (0.047%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.047%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.047%) RACF
Systems Management
1 64 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (1.02%) Puppet
3 35 (0.83%) Ansible
4 32 (0.76%) RSA Security Analytics
5 28 (0.66%) Kubernetes
6 26 (0.62%) SCCM
7 17 (0.40%) Nessus
7 17 (0.40%) QRadar
8 16 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (0.36%) Kibana
9 15 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
9 15 (0.36%) WSUS
10 12 (0.28%) CFEngine
10 12 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
10 12 (0.28%) Salt
10 12 (0.28%) SCOM
11 10 (0.24%) RSA Archer
12 9 (0.21%) BladeLogic
12 9 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
12 9 (0.21%) Suricata
Vendors
1 487 (11.53%) Microsoft
2 181 (4.29%) Sybase
3 171 (4.05%) Oracle
4 131 (3.10%) Cisco
5 96 (2.27%) VMware
6 78 (1.85%) Tableau
7 75 (1.78%) Splunk
8 74 (1.75%) ServiceNow
9 69 (1.63%) Citrix
10 64 (1.52%) SAP
11 56 (1.33%) Red Hat
12 51 (1.21%) Symantec
13 41 (0.97%) CheckPoint
14 39 (0.92%) IBM
15 38 (0.90%) Google
16 35 (0.83%) Cognizant
17 30 (0.71%) F5
18 27 (0.64%) Adobe
18 27 (0.64%) Qualys
19 26 (0.62%) Juniper