Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 330 347
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 25 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 18
North West median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.56% +50.63%
10th Percentile £35,625 £43,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £86,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +6.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12799 11927 12584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10256 10029 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
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 the North West

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Manchester -5 19 £56,250 -15.09% 3
Cheshire -44 4 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Risk Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 16 (64.00%) Risk Management
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) CISA
3 10 (40.00%) Information Security
4 9 (36.00%) CISSP
5 7 (28.00%) IT Audit
6 5 (20.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.00%) CISM
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Security Management
7 4 (16.00%) SAP
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.00%) CRISC
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.00%) GDPR
8 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
9 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.00%) FMCG
9 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (8.00%) ISMS
9 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.00%) IT Governance
9 2 (8.00%) Business Development
9 2 (8.00%) COBIT

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 1 (4.00%) SAP EP
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Primavera
2 1 (4.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (8.00%) FMCG
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (40.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) IT Audit
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) Internal Audit
7 2 (8.00%) ISMS
7 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CISA
2 9 (36.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.00%) CISM
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) CRISC
5 2 (8.00%) ACCA
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) GDPR
3 2 (8.00%) COBIT
3 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) SLA
4 1 (4.00%) GMP
4 1 (4.00%) ISO 31000
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle