The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 499 525 537
Rank change year-on-year +26 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 113 111 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 122
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% -9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +15.00%  

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 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +49 28 £77,500 -16.21% 3
Croydon - 2 £70,000 -
Risk Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 134 (58.77%) Finance
2 128 (56.14%) Risk Management
3 67 (29.39%) Information Security
4 65 (28.51%) CISSP
5 63 (27.63%) Banking
6 62 (27.19%) CISA
7 48 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (17.54%) CISM
8 40 (17.54%) Investment Banking
9 39 (17.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 38 (16.67%) Asset Management
11 36 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
12 32 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (14.04%) Project Management
12 32 (14.04%) SQL
13 27 (11.84%) Security Testing
14 26 (11.40%) COBIT
15 25 (10.96%) Internal Audit
16 24 (10.53%) IT Audit
16 24 (10.53%) Wealth Management
16 24 (10.53%) Degree
16 24 (10.53%) Analytics
16 24 (10.53%) ERP
17 23 (10.09%) Oracle
17 23 (10.09%) SIEM
18 21 (9.21%) Risk Assessment
18 21 (9.21%) Front Office
19 20 (8.77%) Management Information System
19 20 (8.77%) Retail
19 20 (8.77%) SABSA

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 7 (3.07%) SAS
2 5 (2.19%) IIS
3 3 (1.32%) Confluence
4 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.44%) IPython
5 1 (0.44%) Jupyter
Applications
1 18 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 18 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (4.82%) MS Visio
3 10 (4.39%) Stata
4 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.88%) EViews
Business Applications
1 12 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
2 11 (4.82%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (4.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (4.82%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.88%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.19%) Firewall
2 3 (1.32%) Internet
2 3 (1.32%) Network Security
2 3 (1.32%) Wireless
2 3 (1.32%) Wireless Security
2 3 (1.32%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.88%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.44%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (6.14%) JIRA
2 3 (1.32%) Burp Suite
2 3 (1.32%) Metasploit
General
1 134 (58.77%) Finance
2 63 (27.63%) Banking
3 40 (17.54%) Investment Banking
4 21 (9.21%) Front Office
5 20 (8.77%) Retail
6 15 (6.58%) Retail Banking
7 13 (5.70%) Advertising
8 11 (4.82%) Legal
9 6 (2.63%) Local Government
10 3 (1.32%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.88%) Back Office
11 2 (0.88%) Marketing
12 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.44%) Games
12 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.51%) NumPy
2 1 (0.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.70%) Equities
3 12 (5.26%) Market Risk
4 11 (4.82%) Derivative
4 11 (4.82%) Hedge funds
5 10 (4.39%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (3.51%) Equity Risk
7 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.19%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.19%) Fintech
9 4 (1.75%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.75%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.32%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.88%) AS400
11 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.63%) Unix
2 5 (2.19%) Windows
3 4 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (56.14%) Risk Management
2 67 (29.39%) Information Security
3 48 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 36 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (14.04%) Project Management
7 27 (11.84%) Security Testing
8 25 (10.96%) Internal Audit
9 24 (10.53%) Analytics
9 24 (10.53%) ERP
9 24 (10.53%) IT Audit
9 24 (10.53%) Wealth Management
10 23 (10.09%) SIEM
11 21 (9.21%) Risk Assessment
12 20 (8.77%) SABSA
13 19 (8.33%) Data Management
14 18 (7.89%) People Management
14 18 (7.89%) PRINCE2
14 18 (7.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.04%) SQL
2 17 (7.46%) C
3 10 (4.39%) MATLAB
3 10 (4.39%) R
4 9 (3.95%) C++
4 9 (3.95%) Python
5 2 (0.88%) Java
6 1 (0.44%) C#
6 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (28.51%) CISSP
2 62 (27.19%) CISA
3 40 (17.54%) CISM
4 24 (10.53%) Degree
5 15 (6.58%) CRISC
6 11 (4.82%) CIMA
6 11 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (3.95%) Master's Degree
8 6 (2.63%) SANS
9 5 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.19%) IISP
9 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.19%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.75%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.75%) PMP
10 4 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.32%) CCNA
11 3 (1.32%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.32%) GIAC
12 2 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (17.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (11.40%) COBIT
3 7 (3.07%) IFRS
3 7 (3.07%) MiFID
3 7 (3.07%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.63%) Basel II
4 6 (2.63%) IFRS 9
5 5 (2.19%) GDPR
6 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 3 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (1.32%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.32%) FATCA
8 2 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.44%) Basel III
9 1 (0.44%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.44%) EMIR
9 1 (0.44%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.44%) PMO
9 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (1.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (10.09%) Oracle
2 13 (5.70%) SAP
3 10 (4.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.88%) IBM
4 2 (0.88%) Tableau
4 2 (0.88%) Unisys
5 1 (0.44%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.44%) Remedy
5 1 (0.44%) ServiceNow
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + £7000 car, 10-55% Bonus, +more!
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + plus large bonus and 30% package value
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 4 days ago