The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 459 521 562
Rank change year-on-year +62 +41  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 117 132 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 90 113 92
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £80,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,350
10% offered a salary of more than £100,250 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Risk Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +60 28 £65,000 -16.12% 3
Bromley -1 2 - -
Risk Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 128 (54.94%) Finance
2 126 (54.08%) Risk Management
3 79 (33.91%) CISSP
4 74 (31.76%) Information Security
5 73 (31.33%) CISA
6 59 (25.32%) Banking
6 59 (25.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 55 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (22.32%) Cybersecurity
9 51 (21.89%) CISM
10 45 (19.31%) Project Management
11 43 (18.45%) Degree
12 35 (15.02%) Oracle
13 33 (14.16%) SQL
14 31 (13.30%) IT Audit
15 30 (12.88%) CRISC
16 29 (12.45%) Internal Audit
16 29 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (12.02%) ERP
18 27 (11.59%) C
19 25 (10.73%) Legal
19 25 (10.73%) Security Testing
20 24 (10.30%) COBIT
21 23 (9.87%) Management Information System
21 23 (9.87%) Front Office
21 23 (9.87%) Oracle EBS
21 23 (9.87%) Oracle Database
22 22 (9.44%) Investment Banking
23 21 (9.01%) SIEM
23 21 (9.01%) Oracle ERP

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 15 (6.44%) IIS
2 4 (1.72%) Confluence
2 4 (1.72%) IBM Notes
2 4 (1.72%) SAS
3 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.86%) EViews
3 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.86%) Stata
Business Applications
1 23 (9.87%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (9.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (9.01%) Oracle ERP
2 21 (9.01%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.15%) Firewall
2 7 (3.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (1.72%) Internet
3 4 (1.72%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.29%) Network Security
4 3 (1.29%) Wireless
4 3 (1.29%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.87%) Oracle Database
2 4 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.86%) Hazelcast
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.86%) SSDT
4 1 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.15%) JIRA
2 4 (1.72%) Burp Suite
3 3 (1.29%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.86%) Log4j
4 2 (0.86%) Maven
4 2 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 128 (54.94%) Finance
2 59 (25.32%) Banking
3 25 (10.73%) Legal
4 23 (9.87%) Front Office
5 22 (9.44%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.29%) Games
7 7 (3.00%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.00%) Marketing
8 4 (1.72%) Advertising
8 4 (1.72%) Private Banking
8 4 (1.72%) Retail
9 3 (1.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.86%) .NET
1 2 (0.86%) Apache Axis
1 2 (0.86%) Gson
1 2 (0.86%) JDBC
1 2 (0.86%) JMS
1 2 (0.86%) MDX
1 2 (0.86%) MyBatis
1 2 (0.86%) ODBC
1 2 (0.86%) Web Services
1 2 (0.86%) XML
1 2 (0.86%) XSLT
2 1 (0.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.87%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.43%) Credit Risk
3 6 (2.58%) Fintech
4 5 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.15%) Market Risk
5 4 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (1.72%) Equities
5 4 (1.72%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (1.72%) Online Banking
5 4 (1.72%) OTC Derivatives
5 4 (1.72%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.86%) Derivative
7 2 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.86%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.43%) Unix
2 7 (3.00%) Linux
2 7 (3.00%) Windows
3 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (54.08%) Risk Management
2 74 (31.76%) Information Security
3 55 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (22.32%) Cybersecurity
5 45 (19.31%) Project Management
6 31 (13.30%) IT Audit
7 29 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (12.45%) Internal Audit
8 28 (12.02%) ERP
9 25 (10.73%) Security Testing
10 21 (9.01%) Analytics
10 21 (9.01%) SIEM
11 19 (8.15%) Data Privacy
12 18 (7.73%) Data Management
12 18 (7.73%) Data Protection
12 18 (7.73%) SABSA
13 17 (7.30%) SDLC
13 17 (7.30%) Vulnerability Management
14 16 (6.87%) Investment Management
14 16 (6.87%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.16%) SQL
2 27 (11.59%) C
3 4 (1.72%) Java
4 3 (1.29%) Perl
4 3 (1.29%) VBA
5 2 (0.86%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (0.86%) C++
5 2 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (0.86%) MATLAB
5 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.86%) R
6 1 (0.43%) C#
6 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 79 (33.91%) CISSP
2 73 (31.33%) CISA
3 51 (21.89%) CISM
4 43 (18.45%) Degree
5 30 (12.88%) CRISC
6 15 (6.44%) IISP
7 13 (5.58%) PMI Certification
7 13 (5.58%) PMP
7 13 (5.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (3.43%) CGEIT
9 7 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.58%) CIMA
10 6 (2.58%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.15%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.72%) CCNP
13 3 (1.29%) CCNA
13 3 (1.29%) GIAC
13 3 (1.29%) SANS
14 2 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (25.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (10.30%) COBIT
3 15 (6.44%) MiFID
4 5 (2.15%) GDPR
5 4 (1.72%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.72%) IFRS
6 3 (1.29%) Basel II
6 3 (1.29%) IFRS 9
6 3 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.29%) PMO
7 2 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.86%) FATCA
7 2 (0.86%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.43%) Basel III
8 1 (0.43%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.43%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Nessus
2 2 (0.86%) Control-M
3 1 (0.43%) Nmap
Vendors
1 35 (15.02%) Oracle
2 7 (3.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.00%) SAP
3 4 (1.72%) Lotus
4 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
4 3 (1.29%) Sybase
5 2 (0.86%) IBM
5 2 (0.86%) Informatica
5 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.43%) Remedy
6 1 (0.43%) Tableau
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £90k dependent on experience - excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £110,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago