Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 147 145
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 3,849 3,734 4,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.33% 2.26% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.53% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,542 2,551 3,412
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,135
% change year-on-year - +5.01% -0.63%

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 148,691 147,625 175,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.89% 89.53% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 121,587 122,608 146,638
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 0 1,951 £67,500 -3.57% 218
North of England +58 722 £50,000 - 87
South East +9 627 £55,000 +4.76% 74
North West +58 563 £50,000 -9.09% 57
Midlands -26 257 £50,000 +5.26% 38
South West +6 151 £45,000 -18.18% 30
West Midlands -29 151 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Yorkshire +11 135 £52,500 +5.00% 22
East of England -103 134 £55,000 +5.77% 31
East Midlands -16 105 £55,000 +15.79% 16
North East -19 24 £45,000 +15.38% 8
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 1,854 (48.17%) Finance
2 1,026 (26.66%) Information Security
3 938 (24.37%) Banking
4 937 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
5 764 (19.85%) Project Management
6 648 (16.84%) Investment Banking
7 625 (16.24%) Degree
8 592 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 578 (15.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 569 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
11 544 (14.13%) Java
12 536 (13.93%) CISSP
13 518 (13.46%) Wealth Management
14 487 (12.65%) Management Information System
15 455 (11.82%) Cybersecurity
16 454 (11.80%) SQL
17 449 (11.67%) ITIL
18 412 (10.70%) Law
19 396 (10.29%) CISM
20 369 (9.59%) Microsoft
21 365 (9.48%) PRINCE2
22 355 (9.22%) Windows
23 354 (9.20%) Change Management
24 346 (8.99%) C#
25 344 (8.94%) SDLC
26 305 (7.92%) Linux
27 281 (7.30%) Computer Science
28 273 (7.09%) CISA
29 272 (7.07%) PCI DSS
30 268 (6.96%) Legal

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 90 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 55 (1.43%) Confluence
3 48 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 45 (1.17%) Apache Spark
5 41 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 38 (0.99%) Apache
6 38 (0.99%) SAS
7 28 (0.73%) JBoss
8 23 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
9 22 (0.57%) CMS
9 22 (0.57%) IIS
10 21 (0.55%) WebLogic
11 20 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (0.44%) Drupal
12 17 (0.44%) NetWeaver
13 16 (0.42%) CICS
13 16 (0.42%) WordPress
14 14 (0.36%) MS Exchange
15 13 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 236 (6.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 153 (3.98%) Microsoft Project
3 142 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
4 91 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 79 (2.05%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.10%) SPSS
8 3 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.078%) Doxygen
8 3 (0.078%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.052%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.026%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.026%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.026%) Stata
Business Applications
1 18 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 16 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (0.42%) SAP GRC
2 16 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
3 15 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (0.31%) Magento
5 8 (0.21%) Elite 3E
5 8 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.18%) Endur
6 7 (0.18%) Primavera
6 7 (0.18%) SAP BPC
6 7 (0.18%) Shopify
7 6 (0.16%) CA PPM
7 6 (0.16%) MultiChain
8 5 (0.13%) Aligne
8 5 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
8 5 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.10%) ION MarketView
9 4 (0.10%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 112 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (2.60%) SaaS
4 56 (1.45%) Office 365
5 51 (1.33%) PaaS
6 36 (0.94%) IaaS
7 26 (0.68%) OpenShift
8 17 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.36%) Basecamp
9 14 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (0.31%) GitHub
11 7 (0.18%) Trello
11 7 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.16%) Mimecast
12 6 (0.16%) npm
12 6 (0.16%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.10%) AdWords
14 4 (0.10%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 211 (5.48%) Firewall
2 127 (3.30%) Network Security
3 85 (2.21%) WAN
4 78 (2.03%) LAN
5 49 (1.27%) Internet
6 48 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 46 (1.20%) VPN
8 43 (1.12%) MPLS
9 40 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
10 34 (0.88%) SAN
11 29 (0.75%) SMS
12 26 (0.68%) HTTP
13 24 (0.62%) DNS
14 22 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (0.55%) Unified Communications
16 20 (0.52%) SSL
16 20 (0.52%) Wireless
17 18 (0.47%) DHCP
17 18 (0.47%) VoIP
18 16 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (5.64%) SQL Server
2 157 (4.08%) Big Data
3 95 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 75 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 58 (1.51%) Power BI
6 54 (1.40%) Hadoop
7 46 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 45 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
9 41 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (1.04%) DB2
11 39 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 33 (0.86%) MongoDB
13 32 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 30 (0.78%) GIS
14 30 (0.78%) QlikView
15 26 (0.68%) MySQL
16 21 (0.55%) Blockchain
17 20 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
17 20 (0.52%) Redis
18 18 (0.47%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 143 (3.72%) JIRA
2 107 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 78 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 65 (1.69%) Selenium
5 35 (0.91%) NUnit
6 33 (0.86%) JUnit
6 33 (0.86%) Maven
7 29 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (0.70%) Subversion
9 25 (0.65%) Cucumber
9 25 (0.65%) JMeter
10 24 (0.62%) SoapUI
10 24 (0.62%) Visual Studio
10 24 (0.62%) WebDriver
11 23 (0.60%) TeamCity
12 19 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (0.44%) LSMW
13 17 (0.44%) Mockito
14 16 (0.42%) Gradle
14 16 (0.42%) Jasmine
General
1 1,854 (48.17%) Finance
2 938 (24.37%) Banking
3 648 (16.84%) Investment Banking
4 412 (10.70%) Law
5 268 (6.96%) Legal
6 258 (6.70%) Front Office
7 176 (4.57%) Retail Banking
8 127 (3.30%) Retail
9 125 (3.25%) Financial Institution
10 91 (2.36%) Telecoms
11 78 (2.03%) Marketing
12 55 (1.43%) Manufacturing
13 54 (1.40%) Back Office
14 51 (1.33%) Digital Economy
15 50 (1.30%) Games
16 30 (0.78%) Billing
17 27 (0.70%) Advertising
18 21 (0.55%) French Language
19 19 (0.49%) Automotive
20 18 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 675 (17.54%) Analyst
2 514 (13.35%) Developer
3 418 (10.86%) Project Manager
4 305 (7.92%) Consultant
5 257 (6.68%) Security Manager
6 220 (5.72%) IT Manager
7 182 (4.73%) Architect
8 181 (4.70%) Security Analyst
9 169 (4.39%) Information Security Manager
10 166 (4.31%) Security Consultant
11 163 (4.23%) Risk Manager
12 162 (4.21%) Information Manager
13 132 (3.43%) C# Developer
14 131 (3.40%) Senior Manager
15 126 (3.27%) Business Analyst
16 124 (3.22%) Java Developer
17 105 (2.73%) Information Analyst
18 101 (2.62%) Information Security Analyst
19 97 (2.52%) Senior Developer
20 95 (2.47%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (6.24%) .NET
2 128 (3.33%) HTML
3 106 (2.75%) Middleware
4 103 (2.68%) WPF
5 88 (2.29%) CSS
6 79 (2.05%) HTML5
7 78 (2.03%) AngularJS
8 75 (1.95%) Spring
9 69 (1.79%) WCF
10 64 (1.66%) Web Services
11 56 (1.45%) XML
12 55 (1.43%) REST
13 53 (1.38%) ASP.NET
14 51 (1.33%) J2EE
14 51 (1.33%) Node.js
15 50 (1.30%) WinForms
16 49 (1.27%) .NET Framework
17 46 (1.20%) React
18 44 (1.14%) jQuery
19 38 (0.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 569 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 487 (12.65%) Management Information System
3 281 (7.30%) Computer Science
4 178 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 136 (3.53%) Equities
6 123 (3.20%) Derivative
7 114 (2.96%) Data Centre
8 108 (2.81%) Cyberthreat
9 102 (2.65%) Fintech
10 99 (2.57%) Algorithms
11 93 (2.42%) Hedge funds
12 89 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
13 76 (1.97%) Data Protection Act
14 69 (1.79%) Credit Risk
15 66 (1.71%) Fixed Income
15 66 (1.71%) User Experience
16 63 (1.64%) Market Risk
17 59 (1.53%) PMI
18 57 (1.48%) Virtual Team
19 47 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 355 (9.22%) Windows
2 305 (7.92%) Linux
3 223 (5.79%) Unix
4 50 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 38 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 31 (0.81%) AIX
7 23 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 22 (0.57%) Android
8 22 (0.57%) Solaris
9 18 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 12 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.13%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.10%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.10%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.10%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.078%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,026 (26.66%) Information Security
2 937 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
3 764 (19.85%) Project Management
4 592 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 518 (13.46%) Wealth Management
6 455 (11.82%) Cybersecurity
7 449 (11.67%) ITIL
8 365 (9.48%) PRINCE2
9 354 (9.20%) Change Management
10 344 (8.94%) SDLC
11 260 (6.76%) Waterfall
12 252 (6.55%) Analytics
12 252 (6.55%) Scrum
13 248 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 244 (6.34%) Asset Management
15 235 (6.11%) Service Management
16 233 (6.05%) Incident Management
17 232 (6.03%) Coaching
18 213 (5.53%) DevOps
19 203 (5.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 544 (14.13%) Java
2 454 (11.80%) SQL
3 346 (8.99%) C#
4 256 (6.65%) Python
5 216 (5.61%) JavaScript
6 187 (4.86%) C++
7 132 (3.43%) C
8 76 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 66 (1.71%) Scala
10 59 (1.53%) VBA
11 55 (1.43%) Perl
12 54 (1.40%) PL/SQL
13 52 (1.35%) R
14 44 (1.14%) Ruby
15 35 (0.91%) MATLAB
16 33 (0.86%) Bash Shell
17 32 (0.83%) ABAP
17 32 (0.83%) PHP
18 30 (0.78%) PowerShell
19 26 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 625 (16.24%) Degree
2 536 (13.93%) CISSP
3 396 (10.29%) CISM
4 273 (7.09%) CISA
5 154 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 104 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 99 (2.57%) PMI Certification
8 98 (2.55%) CRISC
9 97 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
10 81 (2.10%) PMP
11 78 (2.03%) SC Cleared
12 74 (1.92%) CEH
13 66 (1.71%) GIAC
14 61 (1.58%) ISEB
15 59 (1.53%) ISTQB
16 57 (1.48%) SANS
17 49 (1.27%) Master's Degree
18 48 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 44 (1.14%) CCNP
20 42 (1.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 578 (15.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 272 (7.07%) PCI DSS
3 226 (5.87%) QA
4 217 (5.64%) GDPR
5 157 (4.08%) PMO
6 116 (3.01%) COBIT
7 111 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 77 (2.00%) SLA
9 71 (1.84%) ISO 9001
10 68 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 51 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
12 35 (0.91%) MiFID
13 34 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 32 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 31 (0.81%) ISO 22301
16 27 (0.70%) Data Quality
17 21 (0.55%) NIST 800
18 20 (0.52%) RMADS
19 19 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
20 17 (0.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 81 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.14%) Docker
3 39 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.29%) vSphere
6 8 (0.21%) Snort
6 8 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.18%) XenApp
8 6 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.13%) HDFS
10 4 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.10%) SAP ITS
11 2 (0.052%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.052%) Cygwin
11 2 (0.052%) GridGain
11 2 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.052%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.052%) Time Sharing Option
11 2 (0.052%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 35 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (0.73%) Ansible
2 28 (0.73%) Puppet
3 21 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
4 19 (0.49%) SCCM
5 17 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (0.42%) Nessus
7 14 (0.36%) BladeLogic
7 14 (0.36%) Kubernetes
8 13 (0.34%) RSA Archer
9 10 (0.26%) SCOM
10 9 (0.23%) QRadar
11 7 (0.18%) CA Wily
11 7 (0.18%) Terraform
12 6 (0.16%) FTK
12 6 (0.16%) Nagios
12 6 (0.16%) Netcool
12 6 (0.16%) Suricata
13 5 (0.13%) Control-M
13 5 (0.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 369 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 259 (6.73%) Oracle
3 145 (3.77%) SAP
4 137 (3.56%) Cisco
5 83 (2.16%) Tableau
6 69 (1.79%) VMware
7 57 (1.48%) CheckPoint
7 57 (1.48%) IBM
8 45 (1.17%) Juniper
9 44 (1.14%) Citrix
10 42 (1.09%) F5
10 42 (1.09%) Palo Alto
11 38 (0.99%) HP
11 38 (0.99%) Sybase
12 35 (0.91%) Informatica
13 34 (0.88%) Red Hat
14 33 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
15 31 (0.81%) Alteryx
16 29 (0.75%) Google
16 29 (0.75%) ServiceNow