Risk Management Jobs

Risk Management
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Risk Management skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Risk Management over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 77 120 115
Rank change year-on-year +43 -5 +85
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 2,817 2,341 5,790
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.06% 2.87% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 3.01% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 1,464 2,343
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,609 £37,908
25th Percentile £50,075 £51,250 £48,649
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,202 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.81% +3.85% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £107,500 £101,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £59,526 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.23% -

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Risk Management falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 75,478 77,846 169,786
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.06% 95.36% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49,870 50,645 86,192
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £33,678
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £44,186
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +6.06%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the UK

Risk Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Risk Management.

Salary trend for Risk Management in the UK

Risk Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Risk Management over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the UK

Risk Management
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +27 2,125 £62,500 -7.41% 566
UK excluding London +69 1,958 £58,000 -2.56% 436
London +6 776 £75,000 -6.25% 224
Work from Home -11 682 £62,500 -7.41% 374
Scotland +61 601 £58,500 -16.43% 21
South East +25 391 £57,500 +4.55% 143
North of England +31 336 £55,000 -4.35% 109
South West +40 275 £65,000 -3.70% 48
Midlands +27 259 £57,500 +4.55% 71
North West +51 200 £55,000 - 70
West Midlands +4 176 £60,000 +2.13% 52
Yorkshire 0 99 £58,750 -6.00% 24
East Midlands +12 78 £54,000 +4.86% 19
East of England +15 72 £54,000 -3.14% 34
North East +13 37 £57,500 +13.02% 17
Wales +10 14 £53,000 +3.41% 14
Northern Ireland +21 10 £67,500 -6.90% 8
Isle of Man -11 4 £46,500 +3.33%

Risk Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 177 (6.28%) Apache Spark
2 83 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 73 (2.59%) SAS
4 67 (2.38%) Apache
5 47 (1.67%) FileNet
6 21 (0.75%) Apache Airflow
6 21 (0.75%) Confluence
7 14 (0.50%) Microsoft Exchange
8 8 (0.28%) CMS
9 5 (0.18%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.18%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.14%) Apache Pulsar
10 4 (0.14%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.14%) Luigi
11 2 (0.071%) Drupal
11 2 (0.071%) IIS
11 2 (0.071%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.035%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.035%) JBoss
12 1 (0.035%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 199 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 96 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
3 91 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
4 21 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.39%) AutoCAD
7 7 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.11%) Trello
9 2 (0.071%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.071%) Windchill
10 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 76 (2.70%) Primavera
2 17 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (0.39%) Endur
5 2 (0.071%) NEC Housing
5 2 (0.071%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.071%) Salesforce CRM
5 2 (0.071%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.071%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 1 (0.035%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.035%) Data Workbench
6 1 (0.035%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.035%) Maximo
6 1 (0.035%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.035%) Relativity
6 1 (0.035%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.035%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.035%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.035%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 355 (12.60%) AWS
2 197 (6.99%) Azure
3 138 (4.90%) Power Platform
4 83 (2.95%) Microsoft 365
5 73 (2.59%) GCP
6 60 (2.13%) SaaS
7 59 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
8 53 (1.88%) Amazon S3
9 41 (1.46%) GitHub
10 39 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
11 37 (1.31%) Serverless
12 30 (1.06%) Amazon EKS
13 29 (1.03%) Amazon ECS
13 29 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
13 29 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
14 27 (0.96%) BlazeMeter
15 23 (0.82%) Entra ID
16 21 (0.75%) Azure DevOps
17 18 (0.64%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.27%) Firewall
2 58 (2.06%) Network Security
3 25 (0.89%) LAN
3 25 (0.89%) VPN
4 24 (0.85%) Internet
5 22 (0.78%) WAN
6 17 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.57%) SAN
8 14 (0.50%) 5G
9 11 (0.39%) HTTP
9 11 (0.39%) PPP
10 10 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (0.32%) SSL
12 7 (0.25%) Broadband
12 7 (0.25%) Wireless
13 6 (0.21%) Intranet
14 5 (0.18%) NGFW
14 5 (0.18%) VLAN
14 5 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (9.12%) NoSQL
2 162 (5.75%) Big Data
3 124 (4.40%) Hadoop
3 124 (4.40%) Power BI
4 74 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 60 (2.13%) HBase
6 52 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 49 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 47 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (1.56%) Tableau
10 43 (1.53%) Qlik Sense
11 41 (1.46%) Data Lake
12 33 (1.17%) SQL Server
13 29 (1.03%) Electronic Patient Records
14 26 (0.92%) Relational Database
15 15 (0.53%) QlikView
16 14 (0.50%) Impala
16 14 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (0.46%) Redis
18 12 (0.43%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 131 (4.65%) JIRA
2 105 (3.73%) Jenkins
3 102 (3.62%) Git
4 68 (2.41%) JUnit
5 60 (2.13%) Bitbucket Server
6 27 (0.96%) JMeter
6 27 (0.96%) Mockito
7 26 (0.92%) Jasmine
8 11 (0.39%) Maven
8 11 (0.39%) Selenium
9 9 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 9 (0.32%) Cypress.io
9 9 (0.32%) Gradle
10 6 (0.21%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.21%) Postman
10 6 (0.21%) RStudio
10 6 (0.21%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.18%) Artifactory
11 5 (0.18%) SonarQube
11 5 (0.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 1,429 (50.73%) Finance
2 1,096 (38.91%) Social Skills
3 849 (30.14%) Legal
4 741 (26.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 692 (24.57%) Law
6 437 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
7 240 (8.52%) Banking
8 118 (4.19%) Marketing
9 107 (3.80%) Retail
10 100 (3.55%) Influencing Skills
11 96 (3.41%) Manufacturing
12 90 (3.19%) Presentation Skills
13 83 (2.95%) Public Sector
14 66 (2.34%) Organisational Skills
15 56 (1.99%) Telecoms
16 43 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 42 (1.49%) Publishing
18 36 (1.28%) Investment Banking
19 35 (1.24%) Police
20 34 (1.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 523 (18.57%) Software Engineer
2 444 (15.76%) Senior
3 346 (12.28%) Project Manager
4 263 (9.34%) Analyst
5 204 (7.24%) Java Engineer
5 204 (7.24%) Java Software Engineer
6 178 (6.32%) Senior Manager
7 174 (6.18%) Lead
8 172 (6.11%) IT Manager
9 145 (5.15%) AWS Engineer
9 145 (5.15%) AWS Software Engineer
10 144 (5.11%) Consultant
11 142 (5.04%) Full Stack Engineer
12 136 (4.83%) Big Data Engineer
12 136 (4.83%) Big Data Software Engineer
12 136 (4.83%) Full Stack Software Engineer
12 136 (4.83%) Security Manager
13 124 (4.40%) Audit Manager
14 120 (4.26%) Data Engineer
15 110 (3.90%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (5.29%) Spring
2 145 (5.15%) React
3 117 (4.15%) Kafka
4 112 (3.98%) AngularJS
5 101 (3.59%) J2EE
6 92 (3.27%) HTML
7 70 (2.48%) JMS
8 68 (2.41%) Hibernate
9 65 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 64 (2.27%) CSS
10 64 (2.27%) Node.js
11 60 (2.13%) PySpark
12 53 (1.88%) jQuery
13 49 (1.74%) Spring Integration
14 48 (1.70%) GraphQL
14 48 (1.70%) JSON
14 48 (1.70%) XML
15 44 (1.56%) .NET
15 44 (1.56%) Spring Boot
16 38 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 390 (13.84%) Algorithms
2 248 (8.80%) Management Information System
3 163 (5.79%) Onboarding
4 113 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
5 109 (3.87%) Cloud Native
6 77 (2.73%) Credit Risk
7 72 (2.56%) Security Posture
8 66 (2.34%) Operational Technology
9 64 (2.27%) Cyber Threat
10 52 (1.85%) Market Risk
11 49 (1.74%) Data Centre
11 49 (1.74%) Driving Licence
12 42 (1.49%) Cyberattack
13 40 (1.42%) Data Structures
14 31 (1.10%) Product Ownership
14 31 (1.10%) Reinsurance
15 24 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
16 23 (0.82%) Public Cloud
17 21 (0.75%) Legacy Code
17 21 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 101 (3.59%) Unix
2 77 (2.73%) Linux
3 62 (2.20%) Windows
4 27 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.35%) Android
5 10 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.21%) zOS
8 4 (0.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.035%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.035%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 931 (33.05%) Agile
2 650 (23.07%) Continuous Improvement
3 626 (22.22%) Project Management
4 587 (20.84%) Software Engineering
5 542 (19.24%) Problem-Solving
6 526 (18.67%) Cybersecurity
7 522 (18.53%) SDLC
8 512 (18.18%) CI/CD
9 442 (15.69%) Machine Learning
10 438 (15.55%) Artificial Intelligence
11 418 (14.84%) Visualisation
12 414 (14.70%) Decision-Making
13 400 (14.20%) Information Security
14 399 (14.16%) Operational Stability
15 344 (12.21%) Community of Practice
16 290 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 278 (9.87%) Project Delivery
18 258 (9.16%) Coaching
19 246 (8.73%) Analytics
20 215 (7.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 490 (17.39%) SQL
2 421 (14.94%) Java
3 378 (13.42%) Python
4 86 (3.05%) PL/SQL
5 78 (2.77%) JavaScript
6 76 (2.70%) Scala
7 50 (1.77%) TypeScript
8 36 (1.28%) C#
9 27 (0.96%) PowerShell
9 27 (0.96%) R
10 23 (0.82%) PL/1
11 19 (0.67%) Kotlin
12 15 (0.53%) Go
13 14 (0.50%) PHP
14 12 (0.43%) T-SQL
15 10 (0.35%) C++
16 8 (0.28%) Bash
17 6 (0.21%) JCL
17 6 (0.21%) REXX
18 5 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 584 (20.73%) Degree
2 292 (10.37%) Security Cleared
3 268 (9.51%) CISSP
4 229 (8.13%) CISM
5 192 (6.82%) SC Cleared
6 128 (4.54%) CRISC
7 108 (3.83%) Master's Degree
8 86 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
9 84 (2.98%) PMI Certification
10 82 (2.91%) ACCA
10 82 (2.91%) CISA
11 67 (2.38%) PMP
12 66 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 60 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
14 36 (1.28%) NVQ Level 3
15 31 (1.10%) DV Cleared
16 29 (1.03%) CEH
17 28 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
18 27 (0.96%) CompTIA Security+
19 23 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 279 (9.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 209 (7.42%) NIST
3 170 (6.03%) GDPR
4 143 (5.08%) QA
5 138 (4.90%) IFRS
6 135 (4.79%) GRC
7 123 (4.37%) Data Quality
8 93 (3.30%) NCSC
9 65 (2.31%) IFRS 9
9 65 (2.31%) PMO
10 61 (2.17%) PCI DSS
11 58 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials
12 45 (1.60%) COBIT
13 44 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 41 (1.46%) SLA
15 32 (1.14%) JSP 440
16 29 (1.03%) NIST 800
17 24 (0.85%) Good Clinical Practice
17 24 (0.85%) ITGC
18 20 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 60 (2.13%) HDFS
2 43 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.67%) Docker
4 15 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.21%) Firmware
6 6 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
7 5 (0.18%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.11%) ACF2
8 3 (0.11%) RACF
9 2 (0.071%) IAG
9 2 (0.071%) vSphere
10 1 (0.035%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.035%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 1 (0.035%) Microcode
10 1 (0.035%) NFS
10 1 (0.035%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.035%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.035%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 126 (4.47%) Kubernetes
2 80 (2.84%) Terraform
3 10 (0.35%) SCOM
4 9 (0.32%) Grafana
4 9 (0.32%) Puppet
5 7 (0.25%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (0.21%) Ansible
6 6 (0.21%) FortiGate
6 6 (0.21%) Nessus
7 5 (0.18%) CASB
7 5 (0.18%) HP ALM
7 5 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.18%) OMEGAMON
8 4 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.11%) CSIRT
9 3 (0.11%) SCCM
10 2 (0.071%) Argo
10 2 (0.071%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.035%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 322 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 126 (4.47%) Oracle
3 121 (4.30%) Databricks
4 82 (2.91%) CA
5 69 (2.45%) Informatica
6 57 (2.02%) Alteryx
7 38 (1.35%) SAP
8 35 (1.24%) Google
9 31 (1.10%) VMware
10 30 (1.06%) Cloudera
11 27 (0.96%) Cisco
12 26 (0.92%) IFS
13 25 (0.89%) Workday
14 18 (0.64%) HP
14 18 (0.64%) ServiceNow
15 16 (0.57%) Splunk
16 15 (0.53%) IBM
17 14 (0.50%) NEC
18 13 (0.46%) Veeam
19 12 (0.43%) Dell