Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Risk Manager
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 485 562 601
Rank change year-on-year +77 +39 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 56 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.056% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.058% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51 13 37
South East median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +4.76% -19.23%
10th Percentile £53,750 £42,500 £44,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £66,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,943 30,940 39,371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.87% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24,982 25,712 33,320
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in the South East

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Risk Manager in the South East

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in the South East

Risk Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Surrey - 18 £75,000 - 1
Thames Valley +27 17 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £70,000 -
Hampshire +3 8 £45,000 -33.33%
Berkshire +36 5 £66,250 +32.50%
West Sussex -3 2 £77,500 +101.30%
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £72,500 +31.82% 1
East Sussex - 1 £57,750 -
Risk Manager
England

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South East region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 30 (53.57%) CISA
2 25 (44.64%) CISSP
3 22 (39.29%) Information Security
4 19 (33.93%) Finance
5 18 (32.14%) CISM
6 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
6 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 11 (19.64%) Retail
9 11 (19.64%) B2B
9 11 (19.64%) PCI DSS
9 11 (19.64%) C++
9 11 (19.64%) SQL
9 11 (19.64%) VBA
9 11 (19.64%) Statistical Modelling
10 10 (17.86%) CRISC
11 9 (16.07%) IT Audit
12 8 (14.29%) People Management
12 8 (14.29%) French Language
12 8 (14.29%) German Language
13 7 (12.50%) QiCA
13 7 (12.50%) GDPR
14 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
14 6 (10.71%) Security Management
14 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
14 6 (10.71%) ITIL
14 6 (10.71%) ISMS
15 5 (8.93%) COBIT
15 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 20000

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) SMS
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Retail
3 8 (14.29%) French Language
3 8 (14.29%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.79%) CESG
4 1 (1.79%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.79%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Information Security
2 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
3 11 (19.64%) B2B
3 11 (19.64%) Statistical Modelling
4 9 (16.07%) IT Audit
5 8 (14.29%) People Management
6 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
6 6 (10.71%) ISMS
6 6 (10.71%) ITIL
6 6 (10.71%) Security Management
7 5 (8.93%) Analytics
7 5 (8.93%) IT Governance
8 4 (7.14%) Credit Risk Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Scorecard
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
9 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk Management
9 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.36%) Project Management
10 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) C++
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
1 11 (19.64%) VBA
2 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) CISA
2 25 (44.64%) CISSP
3 18 (32.14%) CISM
4 10 (17.86%) CRISC
5 7 (12.50%) QiCA
6 2 (3.57%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.79%) CLAS
7 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 11 (19.64%) PCI DSS
4 7 (12.50%) GDPR
5 5 (8.93%) COBIT
5 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (7.14%) IFRS
6 4 (7.14%) IFRS 9
7 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.79%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
1 1 (1.79%) SAP