The median annual salary for a Operational Risk Manager was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Operational Risk Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 942 970
Rank change year-on-year +94 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Risk Manager 10 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.012% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Median salary £56,250 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £59,900
10% offered a salary of more than £96,250 £75,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year -5.55% -34.54%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Operational Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Operational Risk Manager in the UK

Operational Risk Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Operational Risk Manager in the UK

Operational Risk Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operational Risk Manager over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Operational Risk Manager in the UK

Operational Risk Manager
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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 +103 10 £56,250 +25.00% 2
London +80 7 £80,000 +6.66% 2
West Midlands - 3 £42,500 -

Operational Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Operational 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 Operational Risk Manager in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Risk Management
3 10 (58.82%) Information Security
4 7 (41.18%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
7 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
8 1 (5.88%) Equities
8 1 (5.88%) Legal
8 1 (5.88%) MBA
8 1 (5.88%) CISSP
8 1 (5.88%) CISA
8 1 (5.88%) CISM
8 1 (5.88%) Change Management
8 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Test Management
8 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (5.88%) Logistics
8 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Statistics
8 1 (5.88%) CFA

Operational 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Equities
1 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Risk Management
2 10 (58.82%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Statistics
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CFA
1 1 (5.88%) CISA
1 1 (5.88%) CISM
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001