Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 110 119
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2,422 2,231 2,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.49% 3.01% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 3.26% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,110 1,321 1,728
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,360 £42,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £108,750 £100,225
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +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 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 63,654 68,533 74,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.75% 92.58% 92.09%
Number of salaries quoted 50,865 53,324 64,701
London median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £94,250 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +6 367 £67,500 +3.85% 51
East London +15 31 £70,000 -5.08% 11
West London +14 31 £59,750 +19.50% 23
South London +8 28 £71,250 +46.15% 3
North London +2 8 £61,000 +35.56% 1
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 1,607 (66.35%) Finance
2 1,105 (45.62%) Banking
3 1,097 (45.29%) Problem-Solving
4 965 (39.84%) Investment Banking
5 916 (37.82%) Big Data
6 872 (36.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 871 (35.96%) Financial Institution
8 854 (35.26%) Investment Management
9 849 (35.05%) Low Latency
10 847 (34.97%) Cyberthreat
11 840 (34.68%) Innovative Thinking
12 796 (32.87%) Java
13 751 (31.01%) Analytical Skills
14 670 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
15 631 (26.05%) Degree
16 553 (22.83%) Information Security
17 483 (19.94%) SQL
18 391 (16.14%) Python
19 388 (16.02%) SDLC
20 386 (15.94%) CISSP
21 376 (15.52%) Computer Science
22 375 (15.48%) Project Management
23 351 (14.49%) JavaScript
24 346 (14.29%) Analytics
25 316 (13.05%) Cybersecurity
25 316 (13.05%) C++
26 315 (13.01%) Management Information System
27 313 (12.92%) OO
28 295 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
29 290 (11.97%) 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
1 119 (4.91%) Apache Spark
2 65 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (1.20%) Apache
3 29 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 27 (1.11%) CMS
5 25 (1.03%) Confluence
6 22 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 13 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 13 (0.54%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.45%) IIS
9 10 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (0.37%) SAS
11 8 (0.33%) GemFire
11 8 (0.33%) Jetty
12 7 (0.29%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.25%) Appian
14 4 (0.17%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 106 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 79 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (2.23%) Microsoft Project
4 46 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.25%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.083%) Gephi
8 2 (0.083%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.083%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.083%) PrintSoft PReS
8 2 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
1 13 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.50%) Summit
3 9 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (0.29%) SAP GRC
4 7 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.25%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.21%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.17%) Kondor
7 4 (0.17%) Relativity
7 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
8 3 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.12%) Endur
8 3 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
8 3 (0.12%) Tradar
9 2 (0.083%) BigMachines
9 2 (0.083%) CA PPM
9 2 (0.083%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 91 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (2.06%) PaaS
4 48 (1.98%) Office 365
5 31 (1.28%) SaaS
6 26 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.87%) IaaS
8 9 (0.37%) GitHub
8 9 (0.37%) npm
9 8 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.21%) Akamai
12 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.12%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.083%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.083%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.083%) OpenDNS
14 2 (0.083%) Oracle CX
15 1 (0.041%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 168 (6.94%) Firewall
2 65 (2.68%) Internet
3 58 (2.39%) Network Security
4 40 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 37 (1.53%) WAN
6 35 (1.45%) DNS
7 34 (1.40%) LAN
8 27 (1.11%) DHCP
9 21 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 19 (0.78%) MPLS
11 18 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (0.66%) BGP
12 16 (0.66%) OSPF
12 16 (0.66%) Wireless
13 15 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (0.62%) Ethernet
13 15 (0.62%) NetScaler
13 15 (0.62%) SNMP
14 13 (0.54%) Anycast
14 13 (0.54%) Quagga
Database & Business Intelligence
1 916 (37.82%) Big Data
2 202 (8.34%) Relational Database
3 141 (5.82%) NoSQL
4 138 (5.70%) SQL Server
5 119 (4.91%) DB2
5 119 (4.91%) Hadoop
6 116 (4.79%) MongoDB
7 73 (3.01%) RDBMS
8 48 (1.98%) MySQL
9 41 (1.69%) Data Lake
10 38 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (1.40%) MemSQL
12 33 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 30 (1.24%) Sybase ASE
14 25 (1.03%) Apache Hive
15 19 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (0.70%) Blockchain
16 17 (0.70%) Flink
17 16 (0.66%) Redis
17 16 (0.66%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 85 (3.51%) JIRA
2 69 (2.85%) Maven
3 66 (2.73%) JUnit
4 45 (1.86%) Subversion
5 41 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 28 (1.16%) Cucumber
7 24 (0.99%) Visual Studio
8 23 (0.95%) Jenkins
8 23 (0.95%) Mockito
9 22 (0.91%) TeamCity
10 21 (0.87%) Gradle
11 19 (0.78%) FitNesse
12 14 (0.58%) Eclipse
12 14 (0.58%) IntelliJ
12 14 (0.58%) Selenium
13 13 (0.54%) Ant
14 11 (0.45%) NUnit
15 9 (0.37%) Bitbucket
15 9 (0.37%) gulp
15 9 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1,607 (66.35%) Finance
2 1,105 (45.62%) Banking
3 965 (39.84%) Investment Banking
4 871 (35.96%) Financial Institution
5 268 (11.07%) Front Office
6 127 (5.24%) Legal
7 77 (3.18%) Marketing
8 60 (2.48%) Retail
9 50 (2.06%) Back Office
10 45 (1.86%) Law
11 40 (1.65%) Telecoms
12 34 (1.40%) Games
13 26 (1.07%) Advertising
14 22 (0.91%) Multimedia
15 20 (0.83%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.74%) French Language
17 15 (0.62%) Billing
17 15 (0.62%) Publishing
18 14 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
19 13 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 511 (21.10%) Developer
2 287 (11.85%) Analyst
3 159 (6.56%) Project Manager
4 145 (5.99%) Consultant
5 138 (5.70%) Java Developer
6 116 (4.79%) IT Manager
7 105 (4.34%) Security Manager
8 103 (4.25%) Architect
9 99 (4.09%) Platform Engineer
10 96 (3.96%) Risk Manager
11 95 (3.92%) Security Consultant
12 83 (3.43%) Software Engineer
13 81 (3.34%) Senior Manager
14 63 (2.60%) Security Analyst
15 61 (2.52%) Business Analyst
16 60 (2.48%) Security Architect
16 60 (2.48%) Senior Project Manager
17 51 (2.11%) C# Developer
18 48 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
19 44 (1.82%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (10.03%) AngularJS
2 194 (8.01%) HTML
3 189 (7.80%) .NET
4 159 (6.56%) RESTful
5 140 (5.78%) Kafka
5 140 (5.78%) React
6 131 (5.41%) Web Services
7 123 (5.08%) HTML5
8 112 (4.62%) Spring
9 88 (3.63%) CSS
9 88 (3.63%) REST
10 61 (2.52%) Middleware
11 58 (2.39%) RabbitMQ
12 50 (2.06%) Akka
12 50 (2.06%) Vert.x
13 44 (1.82%) Node.js
14 40 (1.65%) SailPoint
15 37 (1.53%) JMS
16 36 (1.49%) Spring Boot
17 35 (1.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 847 (34.97%) Cyberthreat
2 751 (31.01%) Analytical Skills
3 376 (15.52%) Computer Science
4 315 (13.01%) Management Information System
5 179 (7.39%) Equities
6 176 (7.27%) Derivative
7 173 (7.14%) Fixed Income
8 166 (6.85%) Algorithms
9 148 (6.11%) Self-Motivation
10 145 (5.99%) Data Structures
11 140 (5.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 117 (4.83%) Fintech
13 85 (3.51%) Data Centre
14 83 (3.43%) Virtual Team
15 79 (3.26%) Hedge funds
16 74 (3.06%) User Experience
17 66 (2.73%) Analytical Mindset
18 47 (1.94%) Market Risk
19 45 (1.86%) Public Cloud
20 41 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 263 (10.86%) Linux
2 227 (9.37%) Unix
3 192 (7.93%) Windows
4 38 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 25 (1.03%) Windows 10
6 23 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 18 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.41%) Solaris
10 6 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.21%) Kali Linux
11 5 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.12%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.083%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.041%) AIX
14 1 (0.041%) Android
14 1 (0.041%) VMS
14 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,097 (45.29%) Problem-Solving
2 872 (36.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 854 (35.26%) Investment Management
4 849 (35.05%) Low Latency
5 840 (34.68%) Innovative Thinking
6 670 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
7 553 (22.83%) Information Security
8 388 (16.02%) SDLC
9 375 (15.48%) Project Management
10 346 (14.29%) Analytics
11 316 (13.05%) Cybersecurity
12 313 (12.92%) OO
13 295 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 200 (8.26%) TDD
15 172 (7.10%) Software Engineering
16 167 (6.90%) Mathematics
16 167 (6.90%) Open Source
17 165 (6.81%) Decision-Making
18 144 (5.95%) DevOps
19 138 (5.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 796 (32.87%) Java
2 483 (19.94%) SQL
3 391 (16.14%) Python
4 351 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 316 (13.05%) C++
6 290 (11.97%) C#
7 127 (5.24%) C
8 122 (5.04%) Perl
9 111 (4.58%) Scala
10 81 (3.34%) Shell Script
11 71 (2.93%) Java 8
12 66 (2.73%) PowerShell
13 39 (1.61%) R
13 39 (1.61%) VBA
14 38 (1.57%) Bash Shell
15 31 (1.28%) BeanShell
16 25 (1.03%) MATLAB
17 18 (0.74%) Erlang
18 17 (0.70%) Ruby
19 16 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 631 (26.05%) Degree
2 386 (15.94%) CISSP
3 242 (9.99%) CISM
4 204 (8.42%) CISA
5 164 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 135 (5.57%) Master's Degree
7 88 (3.63%) CRISC
8 58 (2.39%) PMI Certification
9 56 (2.31%) PMP
10 54 (2.23%) CEH
11 40 (1.65%) Security Cleared
12 38 (1.57%) PhD
13 37 (1.53%) SC Cleared
14 29 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
15 28 (1.16%) GIAC
16 26 (1.07%) CLAS
17 24 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 21 (0.87%) SANS
19 20 (0.83%) CGEIT
20 17 (0.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (8.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 171 (7.06%) GDPR
3 146 (6.03%) QA
4 125 (5.16%) PCI DSS
5 90 (3.72%) COBIT
6 68 (2.81%) PMO
7 41 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 38 (1.57%) MiFID
9 33 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
10 24 (0.99%) Data Quality
11 20 (0.83%) COSO
12 18 (0.74%) SSAE 16
13 17 (0.70%) ISAE 3402
13 17 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 16 (0.66%) SLA
15 13 (0.54%) EMIR
16 11 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 10 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
18 9 (0.37%) GPG13
19 8 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.24%) Docker
3 21 (0.87%) HDFS
4 18 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.37%) Snort
8 8 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.17%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.083%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.083%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.041%) Firmware
14 1 (0.041%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.041%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (1.28%) Puppet
2 22 (0.91%) Ansible
3 15 (0.62%) QRadar
3 15 (0.62%) SCCM
3 15 (0.62%) WSUS
4 14 (0.58%) Kibana
5 13 (0.54%) Kubernetes
6 12 (0.50%) CFEngine
6 12 (0.50%) Nessus
6 12 (0.50%) Salt
6 12 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
7 10 (0.41%) RSA Archer
8 9 (0.37%) Suricata
9 8 (0.33%) CASB
9 8 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.25%) Consul
11 6 (0.25%) Mesos
12 4 (0.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 181 (7.47%) Sybase
2 177 (7.31%) Microsoft
3 104 (4.29%) Oracle
4 64 (2.64%) Tableau
5 48 (1.98%) ServiceNow
6 40 (1.65%) Cisco
7 35 (1.45%) Citrix
8 32 (1.32%) SAP
9 31 (1.28%) Cognizant
10 29 (1.20%) Splunk
11 28 (1.16%) VMware
12 26 (1.07%) CheckPoint
13 23 (0.95%) TIBCO
14 19 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (0.78%) WorldPay
15 18 (0.74%) Hortonworks
15 18 (0.74%) Juniper
16 17 (0.70%) Google
17 16 (0.66%) Adobe
18 15 (0.62%) IBM