The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 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 / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 210 242
Rank change year-on-year -45 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 17 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.47% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.48% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 15
Median salary £55,000 £63,750 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.72% +5.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £41,940
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £79,500 £68,999
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6647 5415 6191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.61% 97.74% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5440 4595 5048
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in the North West

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Risk Manager in the North West

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in the North West

Risk Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Manchester -39 11 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Cheshire -32 6 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Risk Manager
England

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 14 (60.87%) CISSP
4 12 (52.17%) CISA
5 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (39.13%) CRISC
6 8 (34.78%) Banking
6 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (30.43%) CISM
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) IT Audit
8 6 (26.09%) Internal Audit
8 6 (26.09%) SAP
8 6 (26.09%) Information Security
9 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (21.74%) Security Management
9 5 (21.74%) IaaS
10 4 (17.39%) Line Management
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) Project Management
10 4 (17.39%) ISMS
11 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
11 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Benchmarking
11 3 (13.04%) ACCA
11 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
11 3 (13.04%) ERP
11 3 (13.04%) Management Information System

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (8.70%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP GRC
1 1 (4.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) GIS
1 1 (4.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Composer
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
2 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) IT Audit
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Information Security
4 6 (26.09%) Internal Audit
5 5 (21.74%) Security Management
6 4 (17.39%) ISMS
6 4 (17.39%) Line Management
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Benchmarking
7 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.04%) ERP
7 3 (13.04%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CISSP
2 12 (52.17%) CISA
3 9 (39.13%) CRISC
4 7 (30.43%) CISM
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) ACCA
7 1 (4.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.70%) GDPR
5 1 (4.35%) COBIT
5 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) NCR
Chester
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £63000.00 - £72000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 5 days ago