Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 142 149
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 3,727 4,102 4,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.51% 2.44% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.65% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,262 2,467 2,880
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year - -1.64% +6.09%

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 135,998 154,654 159,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.63% 91.90% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 108,808 123,799 133,287
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -16 1,833 £68,857 -1.63% 186
North of England +27 705 £55,000 +5.26% 54
North West +32 560 £60,000 +20.00% 30
South East -12 513 £55,000 +4.76% 63
Midlands +53 287 £47,500 -13.64% 38
East of England +85 237 £52,500 +5.00% 26
West Midlands +27 175 £47,500 -11.21% 17
South West +10 141 £54,000 +20.00% 34
Yorkshire +14 135 £47,500 -9.52% 20
East Midlands +42 106 £50,000 -9.09% 21
North East -33 10 £48,638 -27.94% 4
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 1,575 (42.26%) Finance
2 1,131 (30.35%) Information Security
3 969 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 848 (22.75%) Banking
5 784 (21.04%) Project Management
6 775 (20.79%) CISSP
7 718 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
8 688 (18.46%) Degree
9 641 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
10 628 (16.85%) Microsoft
11 615 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 615 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 611 (16.39%) Investment Banking
13 604 (16.21%) Cybersecurity
14 520 (13.95%) Management Information System
15 440 (11.81%) Java
16 438 (11.75%) SQL
17 435 (11.67%) CISM
18 405 (10.87%) ITIL
19 370 (9.93%) PRINCE2
19 370 (9.93%) Windows
20 367 (9.85%) Analytics
21 347 (9.31%) CISA
22 345 (9.26%) Change Management
22 345 (9.26%) Big Data
23 333 (8.93%) Wealth Management
24 331 (8.88%) Linux
25 328 (8.80%) Law
26 318 (8.53%) Security Management
26 318 (8.53%) 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
1 125 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 57 (1.53%) Apache Spark
3 55 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 51 (1.37%) Confluence
5 26 (0.70%) IIS
5 26 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 25 (0.67%) SAS
7 22 (0.59%) CMS
8 18 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.43%) Apache
10 14 (0.38%) Skype for Business
11 10 (0.27%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.24%) JBoss
13 8 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (0.16%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.16%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 178 (4.78%) Microsoft Project
2 168 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 153 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
4 123 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 60 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.19%) SPSS
7 5 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.11%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.027%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.027%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.027%) InVision
9 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (0.35%) SAP BPC
5 10 (0.27%) SAP CO
5 10 (0.27%) SAP FI
5 10 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (0.27%) SAP GRC
6 9 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.21%) Relativity
8 7 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
8 7 (0.19%) LatentZero
8 7 (0.19%) thinkFolio
8 7 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.16%) Misys Midas
9 6 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
9 6 (0.16%) Sentinel
10 5 (0.13%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 318 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 207 (5.55%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (1.96%) SaaS
4 68 (1.82%) Office 365
5 64 (1.72%) IaaS
6 57 (1.53%) PaaS
7 30 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.40%) npm
10 14 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.19%) OpenDNS
13 6 (0.16%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.13%) Basecamp
14 5 (0.13%) BrowserStack
14 5 (0.13%) GitHub
14 5 (0.13%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.11%) Dropbox
15 4 (0.11%) OneDrive
15 4 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 267 (7.16%) Firewall
2 152 (4.08%) Network Security
3 70 (1.88%) Internet
4 69 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 62 (1.66%) WAN
6 59 (1.58%) DNS
7 57 (1.53%) LAN
7 57 (1.53%) TCP/IP
8 47 (1.26%) Wireshark
9 33 (0.89%) VPN
10 26 (0.70%) HTTP
11 22 (0.59%) DHCP
12 18 (0.48%) Intranet
12 18 (0.48%) VoIP
13 17 (0.46%) SAN
14 15 (0.40%) Skype
14 15 (0.40%) Wireless
15 14 (0.38%) Broadband
16 13 (0.35%) MPLS
17 11 (0.30%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (9.26%) Big Data
2 217 (5.82%) SQL Server
3 114 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 88 (2.36%) Hadoop
5 69 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
7 55 (1.48%) NoSQL
8 48 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 42 (1.13%) MySQL
10 39 (1.05%) RDBMS
11 36 (0.97%) DB2
11 36 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (0.67%) QlikView
13 24 (0.64%) Apache Hive
14 19 (0.51%) Power BI
15 17 (0.46%) Blockchain
15 17 (0.46%) Data Lake
16 16 (0.43%) Oracle Database
17 14 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 138 (3.70%) JIRA
2 121 (3.25%) Git (software)
3 69 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 36 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 32 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (0.83%) MSTest
7 30 (0.80%) Ranorex
8 28 (0.75%) Selenium
8 28 (0.75%) Subversion
9 27 (0.72%) Moq
10 26 (0.70%) JUnit
10 26 (0.70%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 23 (0.62%) Maven
12 21 (0.56%) NUnit
12 21 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 16 (0.43%) Cucumber
13 16 (0.43%) gulp
14 13 (0.35%) Gradle
14 13 (0.35%) Grunt
15 12 (0.32%) webpack
General
1 1,575 (42.26%) Finance
2 848 (22.75%) Banking
3 611 (16.39%) Investment Banking
4 328 (8.80%) Law
5 255 (6.84%) Financial Institution
6 222 (5.96%) Legal
7 193 (5.18%) Retail
8 162 (4.35%) Front Office
9 96 (2.58%) Marketing
10 65 (1.74%) Back Office
11 62 (1.66%) Telecoms
12 46 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 28 (0.75%) Advertising
14 26 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 24 (0.64%) Manufacturing
16 23 (0.62%) French Language
17 21 (0.56%) German Language
18 16 (0.43%) Publishing
19 15 (0.40%) Billing
20 14 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 598 (16.05%) Analyst
2 459 (12.32%) Project Manager
3 417 (11.19%) Developer
4 327 (8.77%) Security Manager
5 223 (5.98%) Architect
6 221 (5.93%) IT Manager
7 213 (5.72%) Consultant
8 208 (5.58%) Information Manager
9 197 (5.29%) Information Security Manager
10 180 (4.83%) Security Analyst
11 170 (4.56%) Risk Manager
12 146 (3.92%) Security Consultant
13 126 (3.38%) Senior Manager
14 125 (3.35%) IT Analyst
15 117 (3.14%) Security Architect
16 99 (2.66%) Security Officer
17 96 (2.58%) Information Analyst
18 92 (2.47%) Risk Analyst
19 91 (2.44%) Information Security Analyst
20 87 (2.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (7.08%) .NET
2 142 (3.81%) HTML
3 137 (3.68%) AngularJS
4 107 (2.87%) CSS
5 94 (2.52%) Web Services
6 82 (2.20%) ASP.NET
6 82 (2.20%) Middleware
7 75 (2.01%) HTML5
8 72 (1.93%) React
9 63 (1.69%) Kafka
10 60 (1.61%) WPF
11 55 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 54 (1.45%) RESTful
13 52 (1.40%) REST
13 52 (1.40%) Velocity
14 51 (1.37%) Spring
15 47 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 41 (1.10%) jQuery
17 40 (1.07%) SailPoint
17 40 (1.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 641 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
2 520 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 304 (8.16%) Cyberthreat
4 173 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
5 157 (4.21%) Data Centre
6 127 (3.41%) Algorithms
7 99 (2.66%) Reinsurance
8 90 (2.41%) Derivative
8 90 (2.41%) Fintech
9 89 (2.39%) User Experience
10 88 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 85 (2.28%) Fixed Income
12 80 (2.15%) Virtual Team
13 75 (2.01%) Equities
14 72 (1.93%) Security Operations Centre
15 62 (1.66%) NHS
16 57 (1.53%) PMI
17 55 (1.48%) Data Structures
18 54 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
18 54 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 370 (9.93%) Windows
2 331 (8.88%) Linux
3 175 (4.70%) Unix
4 80 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 34 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 30 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 25 (0.67%) Android
10 18 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.48%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.19%) Kali Linux
12 6 (0.16%) Solaris
12 6 (0.16%) SUSE
12 6 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.080%) CentOS
15 3 (0.080%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.080%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,131 (30.35%) Information Security
2 969 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 784 (21.04%) Project Management
4 718 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
5 615 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 604 (16.21%) Cybersecurity
7 405 (10.87%) ITIL
8 370 (9.93%) PRINCE2
9 367 (9.85%) Analytics
10 345 (9.26%) Change Management
11 333 (8.93%) Wealth Management
12 318 (8.53%) Security Management
13 303 (8.13%) SDLC
14 301 (8.08%) SIEM
15 300 (8.05%) Incident Management
16 281 (7.54%) Continuous Improvement
16 281 (7.54%) Strategic Thinking
17 263 (7.06%) Computer Science
18 259 (6.95%) Data Protection
18 259 (6.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 440 (11.81%) Java
2 438 (11.75%) SQL
3 306 (8.21%) C#
4 292 (7.83%) Python
5 271 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 139 (3.73%) C++
7 114 (3.06%) PowerShell
8 95 (2.55%) C
9 74 (1.99%) Perl
10 55 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 52 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 42 (1.13%) R
13 36 (0.97%) TypeScript
13 36 (0.97%) VBA
14 34 (0.91%) Scala
15 32 (0.86%) BeanShell
15 32 (0.86%) PL/SQL
16 30 (0.80%) Bash Shell
17 27 (0.72%) Ruby
18 25 (0.67%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 775 (20.79%) CISSP
2 688 (18.46%) Degree
3 435 (11.67%) CISM
4 347 (9.31%) CISA
5 197 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
6 158 (4.24%) CRISC
6 158 (4.24%) Security Cleared
7 147 (3.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 135 (3.62%) CEH
9 134 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
10 118 (3.17%) PMI Certification
11 98 (2.63%) PMP
11 98 (2.63%) SC Cleared
12 78 (2.09%) SANS
13 76 (2.04%) Master's Degree
14 71 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 69 (1.85%) SSCP
16 65 (1.74%) MCSE
17 52 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 51 (1.37%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 615 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 295 (7.92%) GDPR
3 256 (6.87%) PCI DSS
4 241 (6.47%) PMO
5 240 (6.44%) QA
6 103 (2.76%) SLA
7 91 (2.44%) COBIT
8 78 (2.09%) Cyber Essentials
9 34 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 34 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 33 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 27 (0.72%) MiFID
12 26 (0.70%) Data Quality
13 22 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 22 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 17 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 15 (0.40%) COSO
15 15 (0.40%) P3O
15 15 (0.40%) RMADS
16 13 (0.35%) EMIR
System Software
1 178 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 87 (2.33%) Docker
3 82 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (0.56%) Snort
6 15 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.40%) vSphere
6 15 (0.40%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.27%) BitLocker
9 9 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (0.21%) HDFS
11 5 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.11%) NFS
13 3 (0.080%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.080%) LXC
13 3 (0.080%) XenApp
14 2 (0.054%) Time Sharing Option
14 2 (0.054%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.027%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 50 (1.34%) RSA Security Analytics
2 41 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 41 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 31 (0.83%) Puppet
5 25 (0.67%) Ansible
6 24 (0.64%) Stealthwatch
7 20 (0.54%) Terraform
8 19 (0.51%) SCCM
9 18 (0.48%) Nessus
9 18 (0.48%) SCOM
10 15 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
11 12 (0.32%) QRadar
12 10 (0.27%) PowerCLI
13 9 (0.24%) WSUS
14 8 (0.21%) CASB
15 7 (0.19%) BladeLogic
15 7 (0.19%) RSA Archer
16 6 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
16 6 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 628 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 129 (3.46%) Oracle
3 124 (3.33%) VMware
4 109 (2.92%) Cisco
5 95 (2.55%) SAP
6 80 (2.15%) Tableau
7 68 (1.82%) ServiceNow
8 67 (1.80%) Splunk
9 66 (1.77%) Qualys
9 66 (1.77%) Symantec
10 64 (1.72%) Sybase
11 54 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 48 (1.29%) Google
13 47 (1.26%) CheckPoint
14 45 (1.21%) Citrix
15 33 (0.89%) WorldPay
16 32 (0.86%) Cognizant
17 30 (0.80%) IBM
18 26 (0.70%) McAfee
19 25 (0.67%) Salesforce.com