Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 105 121
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2,287 2,317 2,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.36% 3.11% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 3.35% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,085 1,321 1,611
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £108,750 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62,355 69,160 70,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.70% 92.80% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50,128 52,941 61,013
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in London

Risk Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in London

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in London

Risk Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the London region over the 6 months to 16 October 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 +45 369 £65,000 - 64
West London -10 31 £58,750 +17.50% 30
East London -9 26 £62,500 -30.56% 10
South London +9 23 £57,500 +35.29% 3
North London +17 10 £59,750 +16.59% 1
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 London region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 1,445 (63.18%) Finance
2 1,015 (44.38%) Problem-Solving
3 996 (43.55%) Banking
4 864 (37.78%) Investment Banking
5 839 (36.69%) Big Data
6 802 (35.07%) Strategic Thinking
7 777 (33.97%) Financial Institution
8 776 (33.93%) Cyberthreat
9 774 (33.84%) Low Latency
10 764 (33.41%) Investment Management
11 756 (33.06%) Innovative Thinking
12 715 (31.26%) Analytical Skills
12 715 (31.26%) Java
13 627 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
14 577 (25.23%) Degree
15 524 (22.91%) Information Security
16 431 (18.85%) SQL
17 385 (16.83%) Project Management
18 358 (15.65%) Python
19 357 (15.61%) SDLC
20 356 (15.57%) CISSP
21 342 (14.95%) Cybersecurity
22 339 (14.82%) JavaScript
23 334 (14.60%) Computer Science
24 327 (14.30%) Analytics
25 306 (13.38%) Stakeholder Management
26 295 (12.90%) Management Information System
27 280 (12.24%) OO
28 249 (10.89%) C++
29 237 (10.36%) C#

Risk Management
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
1 104 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 68 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 26 (1.14%) Apache
5 23 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 21 (0.92%) Confluence
7 17 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 11 (0.48%) IIS
10 10 (0.44%) CMS
11 9 (0.39%) SAS
12 8 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.35%) Jetty
13 6 (0.26%) GemFire
14 5 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.17%) Appian
15 4 (0.17%) JBoss
16 3 (0.13%) Apache Pig
16 3 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 82 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
3 53 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 53 (2.32%) Microsoft Project
4 28 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.087%) Gephi
6 2 (0.087%) PrintSoft PReS
6 2 (0.087%) SPSS
7 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.044%) InVision
Business Applications
1 26 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
4 11 (0.48%) Distributed Ledger
5 8 (0.35%) Relativity
6 7 (0.31%) SAP BPC
6 7 (0.31%) SAP GRC
6 7 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (0.26%) Misys Midas
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (0.26%) Sentinel
8 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.17%) SunGard GMI
9 3 (0.13%) Advent Geneva
9 3 (0.13%) BigMachines
9 3 (0.13%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.13%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.13%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 78 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (1.79%) Office 365
4 38 (1.66%) PaaS
5 24 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (1.05%) SaaS
6 20 (0.87%) IaaS
7 9 (0.39%) npm
8 8 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.26%) GitHub
10 5 (0.22%) Akamai
10 5 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.22%) OpenDNS
11 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.13%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.087%) BlazeMeter
13 2 (0.087%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.044%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 133 (5.82%) Firewall
2 58 (2.54%) Network Security
3 51 (2.23%) Internet
4 40 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 34 (1.49%) DNS
6 32 (1.40%) LAN
6 32 (1.40%) WAN
7 24 (1.05%) DHCP
8 22 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (0.74%) VoIP
10 15 (0.66%) VPN
11 13 (0.57%) MPLS
12 12 (0.52%) BGP
12 12 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (0.52%) Ethernet
12 12 (0.52%) NetScaler
12 12 (0.52%) OSPF
12 12 (0.52%) Quagga
12 12 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 839 (36.69%) Big Data
2 183 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 124 (5.42%) SQL Server
4 122 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 114 (4.98%) Hadoop
6 110 (4.81%) MongoDB
7 107 (4.68%) DB2
8 67 (2.93%) RDBMS
9 53 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 51 (2.23%) MySQL
11 37 (1.62%) Data Lake
12 29 (1.27%) MemSQL
13 27 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
14 22 (0.96%) Apache Hive
15 19 (0.83%) Blockchain
15 19 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (0.74%) HBase
17 16 (0.70%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 82 (3.59%) JIRA
2 61 (2.67%) JUnit
3 55 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 55 (2.40%) Maven
4 36 (1.57%) Subversion
5 25 (1.09%) Cucumber
6 24 (1.05%) Jenkins
7 21 (0.92%) Mockito
8 19 (0.83%) Gradle
8 19 (0.83%) TeamCity
9 16 (0.70%) FitNesse
10 15 (0.66%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.61%) IntelliJ
11 14 (0.61%) Selenium
12 13 (0.57%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.48%) Ant
14 10 (0.44%) gulp
14 10 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (0.35%) JMeter
General
1 1,445 (63.18%) Finance
2 996 (43.55%) Banking
3 864 (37.78%) Investment Banking
4 777 (33.97%) Financial Institution
5 221 (9.66%) Front Office
6 121 (5.29%) Legal
7 72 (3.15%) Marketing
8 58 (2.54%) Retail
9 51 (2.23%) Back Office
10 33 (1.44%) Law
11 30 (1.31%) Telecoms
12 23 (1.01%) French Language
13 22 (0.96%) Advertising
14 21 (0.92%) Games
15 18 (0.79%) Multimedia
15 18 (0.79%) Publishing
16 16 (0.70%) German Language
17 13 (0.57%) Electronics
17 13 (0.57%) Spanish Language
18 12 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 435 (19.02%) Developer
2 294 (12.86%) Analyst
3 167 (7.30%) Project Manager
4 140 (6.12%) Consultant
5 123 (5.38%) Java Developer
6 105 (4.59%) IT Manager
7 95 (4.15%) Architect
7 95 (4.15%) Platform Engineer
8 94 (4.11%) Security Manager
9 91 (3.98%) Security Consultant
10 80 (3.50%) Risk Manager
11 74 (3.24%) Senior Manager
12 71 (3.10%) Security Analyst
13 64 (2.80%) Security Architect
14 61 (2.67%) Software Engineer
15 57 (2.49%) Business Analyst
16 56 (2.45%) Senior Project Manager
17 54 (2.36%) IT Analyst
18 49 (2.14%) Risk Analyst
19 41 (1.79%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (9.75%) AngularJS
2 177 (7.74%) .NET
3 168 (7.35%) HTML
4 135 (5.90%) RESTful
5 126 (5.51%) Kafka
6 118 (5.16%) React
6 118 (5.16%) Web Services
7 107 (4.68%) HTML5
8 103 (4.50%) Spring
9 74 (3.24%) REST
10 73 (3.19%) CSS
11 66 (2.89%) Middleware
12 55 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
13 50 (2.19%) SailPoint
14 46 (2.01%) Akka
14 46 (2.01%) Vert.x
15 36 (1.57%) jQuery
16 34 (1.49%) JMS
17 33 (1.44%) ASP.NET
18 32 (1.40%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 776 (33.93%) Cyberthreat
2 715 (31.26%) Analytical Skills
3 334 (14.60%) Computer Science
4 295 (12.90%) Management Information System
5 158 (6.91%) Fixed Income
6 151 (6.60%) Algorithms
7 140 (6.12%) Equities
8 134 (5.86%) Derivative
9 132 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
10 114 (4.98%) Fintech
11 111 (4.85%) Data Structures
12 106 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 84 (3.67%) User Experience
14 74 (3.24%) Virtual Team
15 70 (3.06%) Data Centre
16 61 (2.67%) Hedge funds
17 53 (2.32%) Analytical Mindset
18 47 (2.06%) Market Risk
19 41 (1.79%) Robotics
20 39 (1.71%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 231 (10.10%) Linux
2 202 (8.83%) Unix
3 161 (7.04%) Windows
4 30 (1.31%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 17 (0.74%) Windows 10
7 15 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.22%) Kali Linux
10 4 (0.17%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.17%) Solaris
11 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.087%) Android
12 2 (0.087%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.044%) AIX
13 1 (0.044%) CentOS
13 1 (0.044%) VMS
13 1 (0.044%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,015 (44.38%) Problem-Solving
2 802 (35.07%) Strategic Thinking
3 774 (33.84%) Low Latency
4 764 (33.41%) Investment Management
5 756 (33.06%) Innovative Thinking
6 627 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
7 524 (22.91%) Information Security
8 385 (16.83%) Project Management
9 357 (15.61%) SDLC
10 342 (14.95%) Cybersecurity
11 327 (14.30%) Analytics
12 306 (13.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 280 (12.24%) OO
14 174 (7.61%) TDD
15 172 (7.52%) Decision-Making
16 150 (6.56%) Software Engineering
17 145 (6.34%) Change Management
18 144 (6.30%) Open Source
19 142 (6.21%) Mathematics
20 130 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 715 (31.26%) Java
2 431 (18.85%) SQL
3 358 (15.65%) Python
4 339 (14.82%) JavaScript
5 249 (10.89%) C++
6 237 (10.36%) C#
7 119 (5.20%) Perl
8 106 (4.63%) C
9 84 (3.67%) PowerShell
10 80 (3.50%) Scala
10 80 (3.50%) Shell Script
11 49 (2.14%) Java 8
12 37 (1.62%) BeanShell
13 36 (1.57%) Bash Shell
14 34 (1.49%) R
15 26 (1.14%) VBA
16 22 (0.96%) T-SQL
17 19 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 18 (0.79%) Ruby
19 17 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 577 (25.23%) Degree
2 356 (15.57%) CISSP
3 222 (9.71%) CISM
4 173 (7.56%) CISA
5 168 (7.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 114 (4.98%) Master's Degree
7 100 (4.37%) CRISC
8 57 (2.49%) PMI Certification
9 55 (2.40%) PMP
10 51 (2.23%) CEH
11 46 (2.01%) Security Cleared
12 44 (1.92%) SC Cleared
13 32 (1.40%) PhD
14 29 (1.27%) GIAC
15 21 (0.92%) CLAS
16 20 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (0.83%) SANS
18 18 (0.79%) CGEIT
18 18 (0.79%) OSCP
19 17 (0.74%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 161 (7.04%) QA
3 131 (5.73%) GDPR
4 89 (3.89%) PCI DSS
5 87 (3.80%) PMO
6 76 (3.32%) COBIT
7 37 (1.62%) Cyber Essentials
8 36 (1.57%) MiFID
9 25 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 21 (0.92%) SLA
11 18 (0.79%) COSO
12 16 (0.70%) Data Quality
13 15 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 12 (0.52%) EMIR
14 12 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 10 (0.44%) ISAE 3402
16 9 (0.39%) GPG13
16 9 (0.39%) SSAE 16
17 8 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
18 7 (0.31%) Solvency II
System Software
1 37 (1.62%) Docker
2 20 (0.87%) HDFS
3 19 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.39%) Snort
7 8 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.26%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.044%) Firmware
10 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.044%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.044%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.044%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.044%) vSphere
10 1 (0.044%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (1.18%) Puppet
3 18 (0.79%) Kubernetes
4 17 (0.74%) WSUS
5 16 (0.70%) Ansible
6 14 (0.61%) Kibana
6 14 (0.61%) QRadar
7 12 (0.52%) CFEngine
7 12 (0.52%) Salt
8 11 (0.48%) Nessus
9 10 (0.44%) SCCM
10 9 (0.39%) RSA Archer
10 9 (0.39%) Suricata
11 8 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (0.35%) Terraform
12 7 (0.31%) CASB
12 7 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.26%) Consul
13 6 (0.26%) Mesos
14 5 (0.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 164 (7.17%) Microsoft
2 161 (7.04%) Sybase
3 89 (3.89%) Oracle
4 71 (3.10%) Tableau
5 57 (2.49%) ServiceNow
6 35 (1.53%) SAP
7 29 (1.27%) Citrix
8 28 (1.22%) Cognizant
9 26 (1.14%) Cisco
10 25 (1.09%) Splunk
11 23 (1.01%) TIBCO
11 23 (1.01%) WorldPay
12 22 (0.96%) Google
13 20 (0.87%) Hortonworks
14 19 (0.83%) Qualys
15 18 (0.79%) VMware
16 17 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (0.70%) IBM
18 13 (0.57%) Adobe
18 13 (0.57%) Fidessa