The median annual salary for a Governance Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Governance Manager
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 789 812 895
Rank change year-on-year +23 +83  
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Manager 83 112 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.12% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 61 106 62
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Governance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Governance Manager in the UK

Governance Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Governance Manager in the UK

Governance Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Governance Manager over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Governance Manager in the UK

Governance Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Governance Manager within the UK 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
England +26 83 £60,000 +4.34% 7
London +33 49 £61,250 - 2
South East +28 12 £60,000 +9.09% 2
City of London +39 11 £60,000 -2.04%
East of England +12 7 £78,000 +126.08%
West Yorkshire +8 7 £61,250 +11.36% 1
Yorkshire +6 7 £61,250 +11.36% 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £78,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £90,000 - 1
Royston - 5 £78,000 -
South West +7 4 £60,000 -14.28%
West Midlands +11 3 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Leeds +2 3 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Bradford -3 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Berkshire +4 2 £60,000 +11.62%
Sussex - 2 £57,500 -
Bristol - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey +29 1 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Warwickshire +11 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Birmingham +6 1 £60,000 -9.43%
Ipswich +6 1 £60,000 +73.91%
Wiltshire +5 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Suffolk +5 1 £60,000 +73.91%
Swindon -1 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Manchester -29 1 £62,500 -3.84%
North West -45 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Coventry - 1 £52,500 - 1
Dorset - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Governance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Governance 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 featuring Governance Manager in the job title.

1 67 (38.95%) Finance
2 64 (37.21%) Data Governance
3 50 (29.07%) Information Security
4 48 (27.91%) Risk Management
5 46 (26.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 44 (25.58%) Data Quality
7 34 (19.77%) Data Management
8 32 (18.60%) CISSP
9 31 (18.02%) CISM
10 27 (15.70%) Retail
11 26 (15.12%) CISA
12 24 (13.95%) Banking
12 24 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (13.37%) Management Information System
14 22 (12.79%) Retail Banking
14 22 (12.79%) Data Protection
15 21 (12.21%) People Management
15 21 (12.21%) Asset Management
16 20 (11.63%) Business Continuity
17 18 (10.47%) Risk Assessment
17 18 (10.47%) Information Management
17 18 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (9.88%) Legal
18 17 (9.88%) Project Management
18 17 (9.88%) ITIL
19 15 (8.72%) Investment Banking
19 15 (8.72%) Wealth Management
20 14 (8.14%) Information Security Governance
21 13 (7.56%) Analytics
21 13 (7.56%) COBIT

Governance Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.16%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.58%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) Firewall
1 4 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (2.33%) Big Data
2 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) JIRA
1 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 67 (38.95%) Finance
2 27 (15.70%) Retail
3 24 (13.95%) Banking
4 22 (12.79%) Retail Banking
5 17 (9.88%) Legal
6 15 (8.72%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.91%) Marketing
8 4 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.33%) Military
8 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.74%) Electronics
10 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.16%) Law
11 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (13.37%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.07%) NHS
4 4 (2.33%) Clustering
4 4 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.33%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.16%) PMI
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.33%) Windows
1 4 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.21%) Data Governance
2 50 (29.07%) Information Security
3 48 (27.91%) Risk Management
4 34 (19.77%) Data Management
5 22 (12.79%) Data Protection
6 21 (12.21%) Asset Management
6 21 (12.21%) People Management
7 20 (11.63%) Business Continuity
8 18 (10.47%) Information Management
8 18 (10.47%) Risk Assessment
8 18 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (9.88%) ITIL
9 17 (9.88%) Project Management
10 15 (8.72%) Wealth Management
11 14 (8.14%) Information Security Governance
12 13 (7.56%) Analytics
12 13 (7.56%) Supplier Management
13 12 (6.98%) Information Governance
14 11 (6.40%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (6.40%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.91%) SQL
2 2 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (18.60%) CISSP
2 31 (18.02%) CISM
3 26 (15.12%) CISA
4 10 (5.81%) CEH
4 10 (5.81%) Degree
4 10 (5.81%) SSCP
5 8 (4.65%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (4.65%) GIAC
5 8 (4.65%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (2.33%) CCNA
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.33%) CISMP
6 4 (2.33%) CSSLP
6 4 (2.33%) SANS
7 3 (1.74%) APMP
7 3 (1.74%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CRISC
9 1 (0.58%) ISACA
9 1 (0.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (26.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (25.58%) Data Quality
3 13 (7.56%) COBIT
4 12 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 11 (6.40%) GDPR
6 10 (5.81%) ISO 9001
6 10 (5.81%) PCI DSS
6 10 (5.81%) PMO
7 8 (4.65%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (4.07%) SLA
8 7 (4.07%) SSAE 16
9 6 (3.49%) ISO 22301
10 3 (1.74%) QA
11 2 (1.16%) NIST 800
11 2 (1.16%) P3O
12 1 (0.58%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.58%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (2.91%) Tableau
2 4 (2.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.74%) SAP
4 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.58%) Talend
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