The median annual salary for an IT Risk Manager was £65,000 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.

IT Risk Manager
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 871 898
Rank change year-on-year +26 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 27 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.055% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.057% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 63
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £69,999
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £98,500 £93,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.16% +26.31%  

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%  

IT Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Manager in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IT Risk Manager in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for IT Risk Manager in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Risk 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 +28 27 £65,000 - 6
London +12 15 £65,000 -7.14% 3
South East +63 9 £62,500 - 2
City of London +29 4 £65,000 -21.21% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £62,500 - 1
Berkshire - 4 £62,500 - 2
North West -39 3 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £55,000 -
Manchester -24 2 £61,250 -5.76%
High Wycombe - 2 £55,000 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £50,000 -
Staines - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £70,000 -

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

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

1 38 (58.46%) Risk Management
1 38 (58.46%) Finance
2 26 (40.00%) CISA
2 26 (40.00%) IT Audit
3 23 (35.38%) COBIT
4 20 (30.77%) Internal Audit
5 18 (27.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (24.62%) Management Information System
6 16 (24.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 13 (20.00%) Information Security
7 13 (20.00%) Supplier Management
7 13 (20.00%) SAP
8 12 (18.46%) CISSP
9 11 (16.92%) Oracle
9 11 (16.92%) ERP
9 11 (16.92%) CIMA
9 11 (16.92%) Degree
9 11 (16.92%) Analytics
9 11 (16.92%) Data Analytics
10 10 (15.38%) Banking
10 10 (15.38%) ITIL
10 10 (15.38%) BCP
10 10 (15.38%) SSAE 16
11 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.85%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (12.31%) CRISC
12 8 (12.31%) Business Continuity
12 8 (12.31%) Project Management
13 7 (10.77%) CISM
13 7 (10.77%) IT Governance

IT Risk 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 (1.54%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Network Security
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Composer
General
1 38 (58.46%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Local Government
4 5 (7.69%) Front Office
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Risk Management
2 26 (40.00%) IT Audit
3 20 (30.77%) Internal Audit
4 13 (20.00%) Information Security
4 13 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 11 (16.92%) Analytics
5 11 (16.92%) Data Analytics
5 11 (16.92%) ERP
6 10 (15.38%) BCP
6 10 (15.38%) ITIL
7 9 (13.85%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.31%) Business Continuity
8 8 (12.31%) Project Management
9 7 (10.77%) IT Governance
10 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
11 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (7.69%) Data Management
11 5 (7.69%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) CISA
2 12 (18.46%) CISSP
3 11 (16.92%) CIMA
3 11 (16.92%) Degree
4 8 (12.31%) CRISC
5 7 (10.77%) CISM
5 7 (10.77%) Master's Degree
6 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.62%) PMP
6 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.54%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.54%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.38%) COBIT
2 18 (27.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (24.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (15.38%) SSAE 16
5 3 (4.62%) MiFID
6 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.54%) Basel III
7 1 (1.54%) CRD IV
7 1 (1.54%) PMO
7 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) SAP
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) Remedy
3 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
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