The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 144 148
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 1738 2434 2276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.03% 2.33% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.63% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 1836 1582
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  

Risk Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76216 92627 93645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.14% 88.57% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 62695 76706 75786
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Risk Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the UK

Risk Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in the UK

Risk Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in the UK

Risk Management
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 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 -22 1576 £60,000 +4.34% 219
London -28 781 £67,500 +3.84% 117
South East -28 223 £55,000 - 37
East of England +60 155 £51,000 -7.27% 8
City of London -17 151 £67,500 - 34
North West -41 111 £55,000 +4.76% 9
West Midlands -5 95 £55,000 - 15
Scotland +44 80 £50,000 +8.69% 4
Essex +50 78 £43,000 -14.00%
Yorkshire -38 69 £40,000 -15.78% 16
Surrey +10 67 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Berkshire +25 66 £70,000 +40.00% 9
East Midlands +24 64 £47,500 -9.52% 2
South West -23 63 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Hertfordshire +33 57 £65,000 -5.10% 4
Chelmsford +17 56 £43,000 -21.81%
Manchester -47 51 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Glasgow +46 45 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Cheshire +11 43 £55,000 +48.64% 3
Reading +36 41 £50,000 - 4
Birmingham +6 41 £58,750 +2.17% 6
West Yorkshire -51 40 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Edinburgh +11 32 £50,000 -2.41% 2
Leeds -25 32 £57,500 +21.05% 10
Hampshire +9 26 £55,000 -6.77% 6
Egham -5 26 - -
Bristol -21 26 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Wales +20 24 £40,000 +21.21% 2
East Sussex 0 22 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Warwickshire +40 20 £50,000 -16.66% 2

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 1791 (46.29%) Finance
2 1063 (27.47%) Information Security
3 794 (20.52%) Project Management
4 790 (20.42%) Degree
5 713 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
6 700 (18.09%) CISSP
7 613 (15.84%) Banking
8 612 (15.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 584 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 564 (14.58%) Management Information System
11 521 (13.47%) CISM
12 489 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
13 460 (11.89%) ITIL
14 423 (10.93%) PRINCE2
15 415 (10.73%) CISA
16 394 (10.18%) Microsoft
17 386 (9.98%) Cybersecurity
18 384 (9.93%) Java
19 380 (9.82%) SQL
20 350 (9.05%) PCI DSS
21 349 (9.02%) Change Management
22 324 (8.37%) Legal
23 320 (8.27%) MS Excel
24 316 (8.17%) Windows
25 315 (8.14%) Linux
26 301 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
27 300 (7.75%) Computer Science
28 294 (7.60%) Analytics
29 293 (7.57%) Firewall
30 278 (7.19%) Security Management

Risk Management
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 70 (1.81%) Tomcat
2 69 (1.78%) Apache
3 68 (1.76%) SharePoint
4 62 (1.60%) Confluence
5 57 (1.47%) JBoss
6 56 (1.45%) SAS
7 41 (1.06%) IIS
8 32 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 29 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 26 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 22 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 20 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (0.34%) Apache Pig
13 13 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
13 13 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (0.31%) CMS
15 11 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 9 (0.23%) IBM Notes
17 7 (0.18%) Documentum
17 7 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 320 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 194 (5.01%) MS Office
3 148 (3.83%) MS Project
4 138 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 68 (1.76%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.23%) SPSS
8 4 (0.10%) EViews
9 2 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.052%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.026%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 35 (0.90%) SAP CO
1 35 (0.90%) SAP FI
1 35 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
2 32 (0.83%) Sentinel
3 27 (0.70%) SAP FSCM
4 25 (0.65%) Aligne
4 25 (0.65%) Maximo
5 24 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 19 (0.49%) assyst
6 19 (0.49%) Endur
7 15 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 13 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
9 12 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
10 10 (0.26%) OpenLink RightAngle
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 58 (1.50%) SaaS
2 55 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (1.34%) Office 365
4 31 (0.80%) IaaS
5 24 (0.62%) PaaS
6 19 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.21%) OpenShift
9 6 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.10%) AdWords
10 4 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.10%) Force.com
10 4 (0.10%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.078%) GitHub
12 2 (0.052%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.026%) FinancialForce.com
13 1 (0.026%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.026%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.026%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.026%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 293 (7.57%) Firewall
2 173 (4.47%) Network Security
3 142 (3.67%) TCP/IP
4 103 (2.66%) WAN
5 77 (1.99%) LAN
6 75 (1.94%) HTTP
7 65 (1.68%) Internet
8 61 (1.58%) DNS
8 61 (1.58%) SSL
9 56 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 52 (1.34%) SAN
11 47 (1.21%) VPN
12 40 (1.03%) DHCP
12 40 (1.03%) LDAP
13 38 (0.98%) Wireless
14 30 (0.78%) Ethernet
15 24 (0.62%) NAS
16 23 (0.59%) MPLS
16 23 (0.59%) SMTP
17 19 (0.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 83 (2.15%) Relational Database
3 66 (1.71%) Big Data
4 58 (1.50%) GIS
5 53 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 51 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 42 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
8 42 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 36 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 33 (0.85%) DB2
11 30 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (0.75%) MySQL
12 29 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
13 28 (0.72%) Data Mining
14 23 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (0.57%) SAP BW
15 22 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (0.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 97 (2.51%) JIRA
2 65 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 47 (1.21%) Subversion
4 39 (1.01%) Jenkins
5 32 (0.83%) Selenium
6 22 (0.57%) Maven
7 21 (0.54%) JUnit
8 20 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (0.49%) Grunt
10 18 (0.47%) gulp
10 18 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
11 17 (0.44%) jspm
12 16 (0.41%) LSMW
13 15 (0.39%) TeamCity
14 14 (0.36%) JIRA Agile
15 12 (0.31%) HP UFT
16 10 (0.26%) Visual Studio
17 9 (0.23%) JMeter
17 9 (0.23%) TestNG
18 8 (0.21%) Mockito
General
1 1791 (46.29%) Finance
2 613 (15.84%) Banking
3 324 (8.37%) Legal
4 223 (5.76%) Financial Institution
5 199 (5.14%) Retail
6 170 (4.39%) Investment Banking
7 156 (4.03%) Front Office
7 156 (4.03%) Telecoms
8 114 (2.95%) Corporate Banking
9 95 (2.46%) Marketing
10 49 (1.27%) Back Office
10 49 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 42 (1.09%) German Language
12 37 (0.96%) French Language
13 28 (0.72%) Games
13 28 (0.72%) Law
14 24 (0.62%) Advertising
15 22 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 20 (0.52%) Billing
16 20 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 631 (16.31%) Analyst
2 456 (11.79%) Project Manager
3 401 (10.36%) Developer
4 382 (9.87%) Consultant
5 312 (8.06%) Security Manager
6 249 (6.44%) IT Manager
7 227 (5.87%) Security Analyst
8 207 (5.35%) Architect
9 203 (5.25%) Information Manager
10 179 (4.63%) Risk Manager
11 178 (4.60%) Information Security Manager
12 168 (4.34%) Security Consultant
13 128 (3.31%) Senior Manager
14 115 (2.97%) C# Developer
15 114 (2.95%) Java Developer
16 104 (2.69%) Information Analyst
17 103 (2.66%) Business Analyst
18 101 (2.61%) Risk Analyst
19 95 (2.46%) Information Security Analyst
20 89 (2.30%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (5.82%) .NET
2 116 (3.00%) HTML
3 96 (2.48%) XML
4 85 (2.20%) Middleware
5 79 (2.04%) CSS
6 77 (1.99%) HTML5
7 72 (1.86%) Web Services
8 70 (1.81%) AngularJS
9 69 (1.78%) WPF
10 63 (1.63%) WCF
11 51 (1.32%) REST
12 43 (1.11%) Spring
13 38 (0.98%) JSON
14 36 (0.93%) jQuery
15 34 (0.88%) React
16 30 (0.78%) ASP.NET
17 29 (0.75%) CSS3
18 26 (0.67%) LAMP
19 21 (0.54%) Hibernate
19 21 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 564 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 489 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
3 300 (7.75%) Computer Science
4 224 (5.79%) Data Centre
5 111 (2.87%) Data Protection Act
6 95 (2.46%) Algorithms
7 89 (2.30%) Derivative
8 79 (2.04%) CESG
9 77 (1.99%) Security Operations Centre
10 75 (1.94%) Credit Risk
11 69 (1.78%) Fintech
11 69 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 68 (1.76%) Data Structures
12 68 (1.76%) Market Risk
13 67 (1.73%) Equities
14 60 (1.55%) User Experience
15 54 (1.40%) Virtual Team
16 47 (1.21%) Hedge funds
17 45 (1.16%) Driving Licence
18 38 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 316 (8.17%) Windows
2 315 (8.14%) Linux
3 276 (7.13%) Unix
4 76 (1.96%) Solaris
5 60 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 39 (1.01%) Windows 2000
9 21 (0.54%) Apple iOS
10 19 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (0.44%) Android
12 12 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (0.23%) AIX
14 6 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.13%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.13%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.078%) HPUX
16 3 (0.078%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.052%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1063 (27.47%) Information Security
2 794 (20.52%) Project Management
3 713 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
4 584 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 460 (11.89%) ITIL
6 423 (10.93%) PRINCE2
7 386 (9.98%) Cybersecurity
8 349 (9.02%) Change Management
9 301 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 294 (7.60%) Analytics
11 278 (7.19%) Security Management
12 273 (7.06%) Data Protection
13 248 (6.41%) Coaching
14 227 (5.87%) Risk Assessment
15 224 (5.79%) Service Management
16 222 (5.74%) SDLC
17 219 (5.66%) Security Operations
18 216 (5.58%) SIEM
19 205 (5.30%) Service Delivery
20 198 (5.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 384 (9.93%) Java
2 380 (9.82%) SQL
3 264 (6.82%) C#
4 221 (5.71%) Python
5 157 (4.06%) JavaScript
6 155 (4.01%) C++
7 115 (2.97%) C
8 99 (2.56%) Perl
9 98 (2.53%) PHP
10 62 (1.60%) Ruby
11 54 (1.40%) R
12 43 (1.11%) PowerShell
13 36 (0.93%) Bash Shell
14 32 (0.83%) T-SQL
15 31 (0.80%) Scala
16 29 (0.75%) MATLAB
16 29 (0.75%) PL/SQL
16 29 (0.75%) VBA
17 27 (0.70%) TypeScript
18 22 (0.57%) ES6
Qualifications
1 790 (20.42%) Degree
2 700 (18.09%) CISSP
3 521 (13.47%) CISM
4 415 (10.73%) CISA
5 245 (6.33%) Security Cleared
6 155 (4.01%) SC Cleared
7 142 (3.67%) CEH
8 107 (2.77%) CRISC
9 101 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
10 83 (2.15%) PMP
11 81 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 77 (1.99%) PMI Certification
13 68 (1.76%) GIAC
14 66 (1.71%) DV Cleared
15 63 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
15 63 (1.63%) SANS
16 62 (1.60%) CESG Certified Professional
17 56 (1.45%) GCIH
18 53 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 52 (1.34%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 612 (15.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 350 (9.05%) PCI DSS
3 217 (5.61%) QA
4 156 (4.03%) PMO
5 152 (3.93%) COBIT
6 68 (1.76%) SLA
7 67 (1.73%) Cyber Essentials
8 63 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 51 (1.32%) GDPR
10 43 (1.11%) MiFID
11 40 (1.03%) Data Quality
12 39 (1.01%) ISO 9001
13 37 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 33 (0.85%) RMADS
15 30 (0.78%) ISO27002
16 27 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 22 (0.57%) EMIR
17 22 (0.57%) ISO22301
18 19 (0.49%) GPG13
19 18 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 101 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 98 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.57%) ProxySG
5 17 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (0.39%) Docker
7 14 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (0.34%) Snort
9 11 (0.28%) Firmware
9 11 (0.28%) NFS
9 11 (0.28%) SRDF
10 10 (0.26%) HDFS
10 10 (0.26%) KVM
10 10 (0.26%) Xen
11 5 (0.13%) PowerHA
11 5 (0.13%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.10%) NDS
12 4 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.078%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 3 (0.078%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (0.85%) Puppet
2 26 (0.67%) Nessus
3 24 (0.62%) Control-M
4 22 (0.57%) QRadar
4 22 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
5 21 (0.54%) Nagios
5 21 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (0.52%) RSA Archer
7 17 (0.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 16 (0.41%) WSUS
9 13 (0.34%) Kibana
9 13 (0.34%) logstash
10 12 (0.31%) Ambari
10 12 (0.31%) SELinux
11 11 (0.28%) Ansible
11 11 (0.28%) SCCM
12 10 (0.26%) CSIRT
13 9 (0.23%) BladeLogic
13 9 (0.23%) RSA Security Analytics
14 8 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 394 (10.18%) Microsoft
2 238 (6.15%) Oracle
3 200 (5.17%) Cisco
4 185 (4.78%) SAP
5 111 (2.87%) CheckPoint
6 106 (2.74%) F5
7 105 (2.71%) VMware
8 103 (2.66%) Blue Coat
9 99 (2.56%) Palo Alto
10 89 (2.30%) Juniper
11 80 (2.07%) Sourcefire
12 73 (1.89%) IBM
13 69 (1.78%) HP
14 53 (1.37%) Red Hat
15 50 (1.29%) Intel Security
16 46 (1.19%) Fortinet
17 43 (1.11%) Cognizant
18 39 (1.01%) TippingPoint
19 38 (0.98%) Computacenter
19 38 (0.98%) Crossbeam
London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £44000. - £63000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified £DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Send
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £89,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £53,276 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits on Application!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £115000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus and car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday