Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 165 153
Rank change year-on-year +30 -12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 3,980 3,375 4,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.48% 2.12% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.34% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,358 2,302 3,336
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%

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 146,004 144,064 170,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.83% 90.48% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 118,404 118,984 143,047
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,057 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +38 2,220 £70,000 +3.70% 337
North of England +49 681 £52,500 +10.53% 62
North West +73 541 £55,000 - 37
South East +21 495 £55,000 - 59
Midlands -38 246 £47,500 -7.77% 35
East of England -65 170 £52,500 -12.50% 25
South West -7 165 £42,875 -25.43% 29
West Midlands -31 158 £45,000 -18.18% 26
Yorkshire -22 122 £50,000 +25.00% 19
East Midlands -15 87 £47,500 - 9
North East -20 18 £41,500 +15.28% 6
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2,130 (53.52%) Finance
2 1,240 (31.16%) Banking
3 1,038 (26.08%) Information Security
4 988 (24.82%) Investment Banking
5 987 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
6 984 (24.72%) Problem-Solving
7 778 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
8 775 (19.47%) Java
9 764 (19.20%) Project Management
10 763 (19.17%) Degree
11 651 (16.36%) Big Data
12 635 (15.95%) CISSP
13 608 (15.28%) Financial Institution
14 587 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 587 (14.75%) Cyberthreat
15 576 (14.47%) Investment Management
16 571 (14.35%) Strategic Thinking
17 550 (13.82%) Low Latency
18 545 (13.69%) Innovative Thinking
19 535 (13.44%) Management Information System
20 533 (13.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 521 (13.09%) SQL
22 490 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
23 471 (11.83%) CISM
24 464 (11.66%) SDLC
25 398 (10.00%) ITIL
25 398 (10.00%) Computer Science
26 390 (9.80%) Python
27 382 (9.60%) JavaScript
28 379 (9.52%) Wealth 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
1 101 (2.54%) Apache Spark
2 81 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 72 (1.81%) Confluence
4 52 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 45 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 42 (1.06%) CMS
7 41 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 40 (1.01%) Apache
9 38 (0.95%) IIS
10 33 (0.83%) JBoss
11 22 (0.55%) SAS
12 18 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
12 18 (0.45%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.40%) Skype for Business
14 14 (0.35%) MS Exchange
15 12 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.28%) WordPress
17 10 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 185 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 141 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
3 118 (2.96%) Microsoft Project
4 63 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 56 (1.41%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.10%) SPSS
9 3 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.075%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.050%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.050%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.050%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.025%) Gephi
11 1 (0.025%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
1 14 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
2 13 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.30%) Magento
3 12 (0.30%) Summit
4 11 (0.28%) Elite 3E
4 11 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 7 (0.18%) SAP GRC
7 7 (0.18%) Shopify
8 6 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
8 6 (0.15%) Endur
8 6 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.15%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.13%) Aligne
10 4 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.10%) SAP BPC
10 4 (0.10%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 177 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 148 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (2.01%) SaaS
4 65 (1.63%) PaaS
5 64 (1.61%) Office 365
6 40 (1.01%) IaaS
7 32 (0.80%) OpenShift
8 30 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (0.43%) GitHub
10 16 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.38%) npm
12 13 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (0.23%) Basecamp
13 9 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.18%) OneDrive
15 6 (0.15%) Mimecast
16 5 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
17 4 (0.10%) BrowserStack
17 4 (0.10%) Oracle CX
18 3 (0.075%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 225 (5.65%) Firewall
2 107 (2.69%) Network Security
3 87 (2.19%) WAN
4 86 (2.16%) LAN
5 73 (1.83%) Internet
6 58 (1.46%) MPLS
7 49 (1.23%) VPN
8 48 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
9 47 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 42 (1.06%) DNS
11 38 (0.95%) NetScaler
12 31 (0.78%) SAN
13 30 (0.75%) Wireless
13 30 (0.75%) WLAN
14 29 (0.73%) DHCP
15 28 (0.70%) DMZ
16 27 (0.68%) VLAN
17 26 (0.65%) SSL
18 24 (0.60%) HTTP
18 24 (0.60%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 651 (16.36%) Big Data
2 218 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 182 (4.57%) Relational Database
4 134 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 101 (2.54%) Hadoop
6 98 (2.46%) DB2
7 88 (2.21%) MongoDB
8 76 (1.91%) RDBMS
9 48 (1.21%) MySQL
10 41 (1.03%) Power BI
11 37 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 31 (0.78%) GIS
13 30 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
14 29 (0.73%) Data Lake
14 29 (0.73%) Redis
15 26 (0.65%) QlikView
15 26 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (0.63%) Oracle Database
16 25 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 149 (3.74%) JIRA
2 101 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 87 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 63 (1.58%) Selenium
5 59 (1.48%) JUnit
6 58 (1.46%) Maven
7 39 (0.98%) Subversion
8 35 (0.88%) NUnit
8 35 (0.88%) Visual Studio
9 29 (0.73%) Bitbucket
10 28 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (0.68%) Cucumber
12 26 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
13 25 (0.63%) Gradle
13 25 (0.63%) Mockito
14 23 (0.58%) Jasmine
15 21 (0.53%) TeamCity
16 19 (0.48%) CA Release Automation
17 17 (0.43%) FitNesse
18 14 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2,130 (53.52%) Finance
2 1,240 (31.16%) Banking
3 988 (24.82%) Investment Banking
4 608 (15.28%) Financial Institution
5 375 (9.42%) Law
6 273 (6.86%) Legal
7 254 (6.38%) Front Office
8 125 (3.14%) Retail
9 88 (2.21%) Marketing
10 70 (1.76%) Telecoms
11 62 (1.56%) Back Office
12 57 (1.43%) Games
12 57 (1.43%) Manufacturing
13 41 (1.03%) Billing
14 29 (0.73%) Retail Banking
15 26 (0.65%) Advertising
16 25 (0.63%) Publishing
17 21 (0.53%) French Language
18 18 (0.45%) Multimedia
19 17 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 607 (15.25%) Analyst
2 594 (14.92%) Developer
3 385 (9.67%) Project Manager
4 262 (6.58%) Consultant
5 258 (6.48%) Security Manager
6 203 (5.10%) IT Manager
7 200 (5.03%) Architect
8 180 (4.52%) Security Analyst
9 172 (4.32%) Information Security Manager
10 164 (4.12%) Risk Manager
11 160 (4.02%) Information Manager
12 152 (3.82%) Senior Manager
13 149 (3.74%) Java Developer
14 140 (3.52%) Security Consultant
15 103 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
16 102 (2.56%) C# Developer
17 98 (2.46%) Security Architect
18 93 (2.34%) Business Analyst
19 90 (2.26%) Software Engineer
20 89 (2.24%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (6.53%) .NET
2 222 (5.58%) HTML
3 215 (5.40%) AngularJS
4 136 (3.42%) RESTful
5 130 (3.27%) HTML5
5 130 (3.27%) React
6 127 (3.19%) CSS
7 126 (3.17%) Web Services
8 112 (2.81%) Spring
9 103 (2.59%) Middleware
10 88 (2.21%) REST
11 83 (2.09%) Kafka
12 75 (1.88%) Node.js
13 72 (1.81%) jQuery
14 64 (1.61%) WPF
15 58 (1.46%) XML
16 57 (1.43%) WCF
17 52 (1.31%) ASP.NET
18 47 (1.18%) .NET Framework
19 45 (1.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 778 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
2 587 (14.75%) Cyberthreat
3 535 (13.44%) Management Information System
4 398 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 181 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
6 169 (4.25%) Equities
7 161 (4.05%) Derivative
8 159 (3.99%) Algorithms
9 149 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 132 (3.32%) Data Centre
10 132 (3.32%) Data Structures
11 125 (3.14%) Fixed Income
12 120 (3.02%) Fintech
13 111 (2.79%) Virtual Team
14 97 (2.44%) Hedge funds
15 84 (2.11%) User Experience
16 81 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
17 65 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
18 54 (1.36%) Credit Risk
18 54 (1.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 351 (8.82%) Windows
2 334 (8.39%) Linux
3 282 (7.09%) Unix
4 67 (1.68%) Windows Server
5 53 (1.33%) Windows 10
6 31 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 29 (0.73%) Android
7 29 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 22 (0.55%) AIX
9 22 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (0.53%) Solaris
11 19 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.13%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.075%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.075%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.050%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.050%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,038 (26.08%) Information Security
2 987 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
3 984 (24.72%) Problem-Solving
4 764 (19.20%) Project Management
5 587 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 576 (14.47%) Investment Management
7 571 (14.35%) Strategic Thinking
8 550 (13.82%) Low Latency
9 545 (13.69%) Innovative Thinking
10 490 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
11 464 (11.66%) SDLC
12 398 (10.00%) ITIL
13 379 (9.52%) Wealth Management
14 374 (9.40%) Change Management
15 354 (8.89%) PRINCE2
16 333 (8.37%) Analytics
17 267 (6.71%) OO
18 259 (6.51%) DevOps
19 250 (6.28%) Scrum
20 247 (6.21%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 775 (19.47%) Java
2 521 (13.09%) SQL
3 390 (9.80%) Python
4 382 (9.60%) JavaScript
5 363 (9.12%) C#
6 292 (7.34%) C++
7 160 (4.02%) C
8 117 (2.94%) Perl
9 111 (2.79%) Scala
10 74 (1.86%) Shell Script
11 72 (1.81%) VBA
12 68 (1.71%) Java 8
13 50 (1.26%) PowerShell
14 47 (1.18%) R
15 40 (1.01%) PHP
16 35 (0.88%) Ruby
17 34 (0.85%) Bash Shell
18 30 (0.75%) MATLAB
18 30 (0.75%) PL/SQL
19 22 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 763 (19.17%) Degree
2 635 (15.95%) CISSP
3 471 (11.83%) CISM
4 352 (8.84%) CISA
5 168 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 142 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 122 (3.07%) CRISC
8 121 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
9 107 (2.69%) Master's Degree
10 97 (2.44%) PMI Certification
11 87 (2.19%) CEH
12 85 (2.14%) SC Cleared
13 84 (2.11%) PMP
14 67 (1.68%) CCNP
14 67 (1.68%) SANS
15 61 (1.53%) GIAC
15 61 (1.53%) ISEB
16 54 (1.36%) CCIE
17 53 (1.33%) CESG Certified Professional
18 50 (1.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 533 (13.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 272 (6.83%) GDPR
3 271 (6.81%) PCI DSS
4 238 (5.98%) QA
5 169 (4.25%) PMO
6 132 (3.32%) COBIT
7 89 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 66 (1.66%) SLA
9 62 (1.56%) ISO 9001
10 57 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
11 54 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 45 (1.13%) Data Quality
13 40 (1.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 32 (0.80%) ISAE 3402
15 30 (0.75%) ISO 22301
15 30 (0.75%) MiFID
16 24 (0.60%) SSAE 16
17 20 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 20 (0.50%) RMADS
18 18 (0.45%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 83 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 55 (1.38%) Docker
3 38 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.43%) HDFS
6 8 (0.20%) Snort
6 8 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.20%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.13%) vSphere
9 4 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.075%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.050%) Firmware
11 2 (0.050%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.050%) Time Sharing Option
11 2 (0.050%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.050%) XenApp
12 1 (0.025%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 61 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (0.93%) Ansible
3 34 (0.85%) Puppet
4 25 (0.63%) Kubernetes
5 23 (0.58%) SCCM
6 20 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
7 17 (0.43%) BladeLogic
8 15 (0.38%) QRadar
9 14 (0.35%) CASB
10 13 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
10 13 (0.33%) Kibana
11 12 (0.30%) Nessus
11 12 (0.30%) RSA Archer
12 11 (0.28%) RSA Security Analytics
13 10 (0.25%) Terraform
14 8 (0.20%) CA Wily
14 8 (0.20%) CFEngine
14 8 (0.20%) Suricata
15 7 (0.18%) Nagios
15 7 (0.18%) Packer
Vendors
1 332 (8.34%) Microsoft
2 214 (5.38%) Oracle
3 134 (3.37%) Cisco
4 129 (3.24%) Sybase
5 76 (1.91%) SAP
6 70 (1.76%) Citrix
7 69 (1.73%) Tableau
8 68 (1.71%) VMware
9 55 (1.38%) IBM
10 50 (1.26%) ServiceNow
11 49 (1.23%) Red Hat
12 47 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 47 (1.18%) F5
13 42 (1.06%) Juniper
14 39 (0.98%) Splunk
15 33 (0.83%) Blue Coat
16 31 (0.78%) Symantec
17 30 (0.75%) Adobe
17 30 (0.75%) Forcepoint
17 30 (0.75%) Salesforce.com