Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Risk Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Risk Manager
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 815 875
Rank change year-on-year +8 +60 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 35 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.046% 0.031% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.033% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 32
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £63,250 £47,500 £45,325
90th Percentile £110,000 £101,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71111 73142 84412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56006 63190 71627
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Information Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Information Risk Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Information Risk Manager in London

Information Risk Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager in London.

Salary trend for Information Risk Manager in London

Information Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Risk Manager in London

Information Risk Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Central London +18 5 £82,500 -13.16%
Information Risk Manager
England

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Information Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Information Risk Manager in the job title.

1 33 (94.29%) Information Security
2 29 (82.86%) CISSP
3 27 (77.14%) Risk Management
4 23 (65.71%) Finance
5 16 (45.71%) CISA
5 16 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (42.86%) CISM
7 14 (40.00%) CRISC
8 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
8 12 (34.29%) Banking
9 10 (28.57%) Security Management
10 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
11 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (17.14%) Legal
12 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (17.14%) RSA Archer
12 6 (17.14%) ISSMP
13 5 (14.29%) ISMS
13 5 (14.29%) Internal Audit
13 5 (14.29%) Degree
13 5 (14.29%) MBA
14 4 (11.43%) Information Security Management
14 4 (11.43%) COBIT
14 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
15 3 (8.57%) IT Audit
15 3 (8.57%) Information Governance
15 3 (8.57%) Information Management
15 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (8.57%) ITIL

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) IaaS
1 2 (5.71%) PaaS
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Information Security
2 27 (77.14%) Risk Management
3 10 (28.57%) Security Management
4 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
5 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (14.29%) Internal Audit
7 5 (14.29%) ISMS
8 4 (11.43%) Information Security Management
9 3 (8.57%) Information Governance
9 3 (8.57%) Information Management
9 3 (8.57%) IT Audit
9 3 (8.57%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) Project Management
9 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
10 2 (5.71%) Security Architecture
10 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team Management
11 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) CISSP
2 16 (45.71%) CISA
3 15 (42.86%) CISM
4 14 (40.00%) CRISC
5 6 (17.14%) ISSMP
6 5 (14.29%) Degree
6 5 (14.29%) MBA
7 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (5.71%) SANS
9 1 (2.86%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.43%) COBIT
3 2 (5.71%) COSO
3 2 (5.71%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (5.71%) GDPR
3 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.86%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) RSA Archer