Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Risk Manager
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 610 617 571
Rank change year-on-year +7 -46 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 236 229 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 134 159 292
London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
10th Percentile £61,250 £58,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £108,750 £105,000
England median annual salary £72,250 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.67% +7.14% +7.69%

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 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in London

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Risk Manager in London

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in London

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 Risk Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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 +24 34 £77,500 -18.42% 6
South London - 3 £78,750 -
East London +1 1 - -
Risk Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Risk Manager in the job title.

1 170 (72.03%) Finance
2 141 (59.75%) Risk Management
3 113 (47.88%) Banking
4 86 (36.44%) Investment Banking
5 78 (33.05%) Asset Management
6 75 (31.78%) Wealth Management
7 74 (31.36%) Retail Banking
8 59 (25.00%) CISSP
9 57 (24.15%) Information Security
10 49 (20.76%) Analytics
11 41 (17.37%) Business Continuity
12 40 (16.95%) CISA
13 39 (16.53%) Credit Risk
14 38 (16.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 37 (15.68%) Equities
15 37 (15.68%) Risk Assessment
16 36 (15.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 34 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 34 (14.41%) CISM
18 33 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (13.98%) Risk Analytics
18 33 (13.98%) Credit Risk Analytics
19 28 (11.86%) People Management
19 28 (11.86%) CRISC
19 28 (11.86%) Project Management
20 25 (10.59%) Strategic Thinking
21 24 (10.17%) Degree
22 23 (9.75%) Cybersecurity
22 23 (9.75%) SDLC
23 19 (8.05%) Data Protection

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 4 (1.69%) IIS
1 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.27%) SAS
2 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.12%) Stata
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.69%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) IaaS
1 2 (0.85%) PaaS
1 2 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.51%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.66%) HTTP
2 11 (4.66%) SSL
3 9 (3.81%) Firewall
4 3 (1.27%) Network Security
5 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.66%) KDB
1 11 (4.66%) Kdb+
1 11 (4.66%) NoSQL
2 7 (2.97%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.54%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.27%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.42%) Big Data
5 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (3.81%) JIRA
General
1 170 (72.03%) Finance
2 113 (47.88%) Banking
3 86 (36.44%) Investment Banking
4 74 (31.36%) Retail Banking
5 9 (3.81%) Legal
6 7 (2.97%) Front Office
6 7 (2.97%) Marketing
7 4 (1.69%) Private Banking
7 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.27%) Games
8 3 (1.27%) Law
9 2 (0.85%) Electronics
9 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.85%) Local Government
9 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.85%) Retail
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.66%) Web Services
1 11 (4.66%) XML
2 5 (2.12%) NumPy
3 4 (1.69%) MSMQ
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.53%) Credit Risk
2 37 (15.68%) Equities
3 36 (15.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (6.36%) Derivative
5 15 (6.36%) Management Information System
6 14 (5.93%) Market Risk
7 11 (4.66%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.66%) Data Structures
7 11 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (3.39%) Fintech
9 7 (2.97%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.97%) Grid Computing
9 7 (2.97%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (2.54%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (2.12%) Equity Risk
11 5 (2.12%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.27%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.78%) Unix
2 10 (4.24%) Windows
3 9 (3.81%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.54%) Linux
5 3 (1.27%) Android
5 3 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (59.75%) Risk Management
2 78 (33.05%) Asset Management
3 75 (31.78%) Wealth Management
4 57 (24.15%) Information Security
5 49 (20.76%) Analytics
6 41 (17.37%) Business Continuity
7 37 (15.68%) Risk Assessment
8 34 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (13.98%) Credit Risk Analytics
9 33 (13.98%) Risk Analytics
10 28 (11.86%) People Management
10 28 (11.86%) Project Management
11 25 (10.59%) Strategic Thinking
12 23 (9.75%) Cybersecurity
12 23 (9.75%) SDLC
13 19 (8.05%) Data Protection
14 18 (7.63%) Programme Management
15 15 (6.36%) ITIL
16 14 (5.93%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.78%) C++
1 16 (6.78%) MATLAB
1 16 (6.78%) Python
1 16 (6.78%) R
2 12 (5.08%) SQL
3 11 (4.66%) Perl
3 11 (4.66%) Shell Script
3 11 (4.66%) Tcl
4 9 (3.81%) C#
5 2 (0.85%) C
5 2 (0.85%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (25.00%) CISSP
2 40 (16.95%) CISA
3 34 (14.41%) CISM
4 28 (11.86%) CRISC
5 24 (10.17%) Degree
6 7 (2.97%) SANS
7 6 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.54%) ISSMP
7 6 (2.54%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.12%) MBA
8 5 (2.12%) PMP
9 3 (1.27%) CIMA
9 3 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.85%) ACCA
10 2 (0.85%) ISEB
10 2 (0.85%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.42%) MAPM
11 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.42%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.63%) COBIT
3 17 (7.20%) PCI DSS
4 11 (4.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (4.24%) GDPR
6 8 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (2.97%) Basel III
8 6 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 5 (2.12%) QA
10 3 (1.27%) IFRS
10 3 (1.27%) IFRS 9
10 3 (1.27%) ISO 22301
10 3 (1.27%) MiFID
11 2 (0.85%) COSO
11 2 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.85%) EMIR
11 2 (0.85%) PMO
12 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.42%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.85%) XenApp
3 1 (0.42%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (2.54%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.42%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (6.36%) Oracle
2 9 (3.81%) SAP
3 4 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.27%) Progress
5 2 (0.85%) Citrix
5 2 (0.85%) LogRhythm
5 2 (0.85%) VMware
6 1 (0.42%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) Tableau
6 1 (0.42%) Unisys