Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Risk Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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

IT Risk Manager
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 741 827
Rank change year-on-year -10 +86 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 62 59 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.088% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.088% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 78
London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £48,050 £64,375 £57,000
90th Percentile £94,500 £108,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £80,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -15.63% +18.52% -

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 67,057 66,787 82,145
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 95.90% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55,406 56,922 70,240
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IT Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Manager in London

IT Risk Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Risk Manager in London

IT Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Risk Manager in London

IT 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 IT Risk Manager within the London 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
Central London -21 14 £68,750 -21.43% 1
East London - 1 £80,000 -
IT Risk Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring IT Risk Manager in the job title.

1 45 (72.58%) Finance
2 33 (53.23%) CISSP
3 26 (41.94%) Banking
4 23 (37.10%) GDPR
5 22 (35.48%) Unix
6 21 (33.87%) CISA
7 20 (32.26%) CISM
7 20 (32.26%) Risk Management
8 19 (30.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (27.42%) ITIL
10 16 (25.81%) Windows
10 16 (25.81%) Data Protection
10 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
11 15 (24.19%) CRISC
11 15 (24.19%) COBIT
12 14 (22.58%) Private Banking
12 14 (22.58%) WebSphere
12 14 (22.58%) Linux
12 14 (22.58%) SQL
12 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
12 14 (22.58%) IIS
12 14 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (22.58%) MSMQ
12 14 (22.58%) SANS
12 14 (22.58%) Client Onboarding
13 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (20.97%) Incident Management
14 12 (19.35%) PCI DSS
14 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (19.35%) IT Audit

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (22.58%) IIS
1 14 (22.58%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) HTTP
1 8 (12.90%) SSL
1 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) KDB
2 8 (12.90%) Kdb+
2 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Blockchain
General
1 45 (72.58%) Finance
2 26 (41.94%) Banking
3 14 (22.58%) Private Banking
4 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 8 (12.90%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.45%) Law
6 3 (4.84%) Front Office
7 1 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Games
7 1 (1.61%) Legal
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) MSMQ
1 14 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (12.90%) Web Services
2 8 (12.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Algorithms
1 8 (12.90%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.84%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.84%) Fintech
2 3 (4.84%) PMI
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.23%) Derivative
3 2 (3.23%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Unix
2 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 14 (22.58%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Risk Management
2 19 (30.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (27.42%) ITIL
4 16 (25.81%) Data Protection
5 14 (22.58%) Client Onboarding
6 13 (20.97%) Incident Management
7 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.35%) IT Audit
8 11 (17.74%) SDLC
9 10 (16.13%) Business Continuity
10 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
10 9 (14.52%) Wealth Management
11 8 (12.90%) OO
11 8 (12.90%) OOD
11 8 (12.90%) Pair Programming
11 8 (12.90%) Programme Management
11 8 (12.90%) RAD
11 8 (12.90%) Refactoring
11 8 (12.90%) SIEM
11 8 (12.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) C++
2 8 (12.90%) MATLAB
2 8 (12.90%) Perl
2 8 (12.90%) Python
2 8 (12.90%) R
2 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
2 8 (12.90%) Tcl
3 2 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) CISSP
2 21 (33.87%) CISA
3 20 (32.26%) CISM
4 15 (24.19%) CRISC
5 14 (22.58%) SANS
6 8 (12.90%) QiCA
7 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
8 2 (3.23%) Degree
9 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.10%) GDPR
2 15 (24.19%) COBIT
3 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (19.35%) PCI DSS
5 8 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (3.23%) ISO 22301
7 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (1.61%) PMO
8 1 (1.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle
1 1 (1.61%) SAP