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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 143 147
Rank change year-on-year -19 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 1720 2399 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.03% 2.32% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.62% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 1803 1601
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 £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,575 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.66% -  

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 75370 91581 93969
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.10% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61980 75773 76024
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 27 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 27 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 1558 £60,000 +4.34% 220
London -22 765 £67,500 +3.84% 112
South East -24 219 £54,750 -0.45% 43
East of England +65 163 £51,000 -11.30% 6
City of London -8 148 £67,500 +3.84% 34
North West -42 111 £53,000 +3.41% 8
West Midlands -1 94 £53,750 -2.27% 13
Essex +52 84 £43,000 -14.00%
Scotland +56 83 £50,000 +8.69% 1
Surrey +3 68 £52,500 -4.54% 7
South West -29 66 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Berkshire +24 65 £67,500 +35.00% 10
East Midlands +20 64 £47,500 -11.62% 2
Yorkshire -52 63 £43,500 -8.42% 16
Chelmsford +17 61 £43,000 -21.81%
Hertfordshire +38 60 £65,000 -5.10% 3
Manchester -46 49 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Glasgow +51 45 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Cheshire +12 43 £55,000 +48.64% 2
Reading +40 42 £50,000 - 4
Birmingham +4 41 £58,750 +2.17% 6
West Yorkshire -35 38 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Edinburgh +16 34 £50,000 -1.21%
Bristol -17 29 £53,750 +7.50% 5
Leeds -30 29 £60,000 +26.31% 11
Egham -6 27 - -
Hampshire +10 23 £55,000 - 6
East Sussex -1 23 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Wales +20 22 £40,000 +70.21% 2
Northamptonshire +38 19 £49,500 +9.39% 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 1801 (46.24%) Finance
2 1061 (27.24%) Information Security
3 799 (20.51%) Project Management
4 792 (20.33%) Degree
5 714 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
6 698 (17.92%) CISSP
7 620 (15.92%) Banking
8 612 (15.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 588 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 561 (14.40%) Management Information System
11 525 (13.48%) CISM
12 502 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
13 462 (11.86%) ITIL
14 423 (10.86%) PRINCE2
15 419 (10.76%) CISA
16 392 (10.06%) Microsoft
17 388 (9.96%) Java
18 384 (9.86%) Cybersecurity
19 376 (9.65%) SQL
20 353 (9.06%) Change Management
21 352 (9.04%) PCI DSS
22 323 (8.29%) Legal
22 323 (8.29%) Linux
23 318 (8.16%) Windows
23 318 (8.16%) MS Excel
24 303 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
24 303 (7.78%) Analytics
25 301 (7.73%) Computer Science
26 294 (7.55%) Firewall
27 280 (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 73 (1.87%) SharePoint
2 71 (1.82%) Apache
2 71 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 61 (1.57%) Confluence
4 59 (1.51%) JBoss
5 55 (1.41%) SAS
6 44 (1.13%) IIS
7 33 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 30 (0.77%) Apache Spark
9 27 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 20 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
10 20 (0.51%) MS Exchange
11 13 (0.33%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
12 12 (0.31%) CMS
12 12 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (0.23%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.18%) Documentum
15 7 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 318 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 195 (5.01%) MS Office
3 146 (3.75%) MS Project
4 137 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 66 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.23%) SPSS
8 4 (0.10%) EViews
9 2 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.051%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.026%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 34 (0.87%) SAP CO
1 34 (0.87%) SAP FI
1 34 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
2 33 (0.85%) Sentinel
3 26 (0.67%) SAP FSCM
4 25 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (0.51%) Aligne
5 20 (0.51%) Endur
5 20 (0.51%) Maximo
6 19 (0.49%) assyst
7 16 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 15 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
9 13 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
10 12 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
11 11 (0.28%) OpenLink RightAngle
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
12 7 (0.18%) SAP HR
12 7 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
1 57 (1.46%) SaaS
2 55 (1.41%) Office 365
3 28 (0.72%) IaaS
4 23 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (0.56%) PaaS
6 17 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.21%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.13%) Force.com
10 4 (0.10%) AdWords
10 4 (0.10%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.077%) GitHub
12 2 (0.051%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.051%) Yammer
13 1 (0.026%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.026%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.026%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.026%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 294 (7.55%) Firewall
2 172 (4.42%) Network Security
3 150 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 107 (2.75%) WAN
5 78 (2.00%) LAN
6 75 (1.93%) HTTP
7 67 (1.72%) Internet
8 64 (1.64%) SSL
9 63 (1.62%) DNS
10 52 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 51 (1.31%) SAN
12 46 (1.18%) VPN
13 43 (1.10%) LDAP
14 42 (1.08%) DHCP
15 37 (0.95%) Wireless
16 31 (0.80%) Ethernet
17 24 (0.62%) MPLS
17 24 (0.62%) NAS
17 24 (0.62%) SMTP
18 20 (0.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 88 (2.26%) Relational Database
3 69 (1.77%) Big Data
4 58 (1.49%) GIS
5 55 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 53 (1.36%) Hadoop
7 42 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
8 41 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 39 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 33 (0.85%) DB2
11 31 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (0.77%) MySQL
13 29 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
14 28 (0.72%) Data Mining
15 25 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (0.59%) SAP BW
17 22 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
18 21 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 19 (0.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 96 (2.46%) JIRA
2 67 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 47 (1.21%) Subversion
4 39 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 32 (0.82%) Selenium
6 22 (0.56%) Maven
6 22 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (0.54%) JUnit
8 19 (0.49%) Grunt
9 18 (0.46%) gulp
9 18 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 17 (0.44%) jspm
11 16 (0.41%) LSMW
12 15 (0.39%) TeamCity
13 14 (0.36%) JIRA Agile
14 12 (0.31%) HP UFT
15 10 (0.26%) Visual Studio
16 9 (0.23%) JMeter
16 9 (0.23%) TestNG
17 8 (0.21%) Ant
General
1 1801 (46.24%) Finance
2 620 (15.92%) Banking
3 323 (8.29%) Legal
4 225 (5.78%) Financial Institution
5 200 (5.13%) Retail
6 175 (4.49%) Investment Banking
7 160 (4.11%) Front Office
8 159 (4.08%) Telecoms
9 114 (2.93%) Corporate Banking
10 98 (2.52%) Marketing
11 50 (1.28%) Back Office
11 50 (1.28%) Manufacturing
12 46 (1.18%) German Language
13 41 (1.05%) French Language
14 28 (0.72%) Games
14 28 (0.72%) Law
15 25 (0.64%) Advertising
16 21 (0.54%) Billing
16 21 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 20 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 627 (16.10%) Analyst
2 458 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 407 (10.45%) Developer
4 385 (9.88%) Consultant
5 312 (8.01%) Security Manager
6 247 (6.34%) IT Manager
7 225 (5.78%) Security Analyst
8 208 (5.34%) Information Manager
9 206 (5.29%) Architect
10 181 (4.65%) Information Security Manager
11 180 (4.62%) Risk Manager
12 169 (4.34%) Security Consultant
13 132 (3.39%) Senior Manager
14 117 (3.00%) Java Developer
15 115 (2.95%) C# Developer
16 103 (2.64%) Business Analyst
17 102 (2.62%) Risk Analyst
18 99 (2.54%) Information Analyst
19 91 (2.34%) Information Security Analyst
19 91 (2.34%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (5.80%) .NET
2 117 (3.00%) HTML
3 95 (2.44%) XML
4 84 (2.16%) Middleware
5 79 (2.03%) CSS
5 79 (2.03%) HTML5
6 74 (1.90%) Web Services
7 71 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 70 (1.80%) WPF
9 64 (1.64%) WCF
10 52 (1.34%) REST
11 43 (1.10%) Spring
12 39 (1.00%) JSON
13 36 (0.92%) jQuery
13 36 (0.92%) React
14 31 (0.80%) ASP.NET
15 30 (0.77%) CSS3
16 27 (0.69%) LAMP
17 21 (0.54%) LINQ
17 21 (0.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 561 (14.40%) Management Information System
2 502 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
3 301 (7.73%) Computer Science
4 230 (5.91%) Data Centre
5 113 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
6 98 (2.52%) Algorithms
7 90 (2.31%) Derivative
8 80 (2.05%) CESG
9 77 (1.98%) Credit Risk
10 75 (1.93%) Security Operations Centre
11 71 (1.82%) Data Structures
11 71 (1.82%) Market Risk
12 69 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 68 (1.75%) Equities
14 67 (1.72%) Fintech
15 59 (1.51%) User Experience
16 53 (1.36%) Virtual Team
17 48 (1.23%) Hedge funds
18 46 (1.18%) Driving Licence
19 39 (1.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 323 (8.29%) Linux
2 318 (8.16%) Windows
3 280 (7.19%) Unix
4 78 (2.00%) Solaris
5 63 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 56 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (1.08%) Windows Server
9 41 (1.05%) Windows 2000
10 21 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 20 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (0.44%) Android
13 11 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.21%) AIX
15 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.15%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.10%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.077%) HPUX
18 2 (0.051%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.051%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1061 (27.24%) Information Security
2 799 (20.51%) Project Management
3 714 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
4 588 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 462 (11.86%) ITIL
6 423 (10.86%) PRINCE2
7 384 (9.86%) Cybersecurity
8 353 (9.06%) Change Management
9 303 (7.78%) Analytics
9 303 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 280 (7.19%) Security Management
11 266 (6.83%) Data Protection
12 245 (6.29%) Coaching
13 233 (5.98%) Risk Assessment
14 229 (5.88%) SDLC
15 222 (5.70%) Service Management
16 216 (5.55%) SIEM
17 215 (5.52%) Security Operations
18 205 (5.26%) Service Delivery
19 197 (5.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 388 (9.96%) Java
2 376 (9.65%) SQL
3 268 (6.88%) C#
4 224 (5.75%) Python
5 158 (4.06%) C++
5 158 (4.06%) JavaScript
6 110 (2.82%) C
7 101 (2.59%) Perl
8 100 (2.57%) PHP
9 61 (1.57%) Ruby
10 55 (1.41%) R
11 43 (1.10%) PowerShell
12 36 (0.92%) Bash Shell
13 31 (0.80%) Scala
13 31 (0.80%) T-SQL
14 29 (0.74%) MATLAB
14 29 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 28 (0.72%) VBA
16 27 (0.69%) TypeScript
17 22 (0.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 792 (20.33%) Degree
2 698 (17.92%) CISSP
3 525 (13.48%) CISM
4 419 (10.76%) CISA
5 249 (6.39%) Security Cleared
6 159 (4.08%) SC Cleared
7 144 (3.70%) CEH
8 111 (2.85%) CRISC
9 101 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
10 81 (2.08%) PMP
11 79 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 74 (1.90%) PMI Certification
13 70 (1.80%) GIAC
14 67 (1.72%) DV Cleared
15 65 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
16 63 (1.62%) SANS
17 62 (1.59%) CESG Certified Professional
18 57 (1.46%) GCIH
19 52 (1.34%) CLAS
20 50 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 612 (15.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 352 (9.04%) PCI DSS
3 218 (5.60%) QA
4 158 (4.06%) COBIT
5 156 (4.01%) PMO
6 69 (1.77%) SLA
7 68 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
8 63 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 50 (1.28%) GDPR
10 45 (1.16%) MiFID
11 40 (1.03%) Data Quality
12 39 (1.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 36 (0.92%) ISO 9001
14 34 (0.87%) RMADS
15 29 (0.74%) ISO27002
16 28 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 23 (0.59%) EMIR
18 22 (0.56%) ISO22301
19 20 (0.51%) GPG13
20 19 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 102 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 26 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.56%) ProxySG
5 17 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (0.39%) Docker
7 13 (0.33%) Snort
7 13 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (0.31%) 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 6 (0.15%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.13%) PowerHA
13 4 (0.10%) NDS
13 4 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.077%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (0.82%) Puppet
2 28 (0.72%) Nessus
3 24 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
4 23 (0.59%) Control-M
5 22 (0.56%) Nagios
5 22 (0.56%) QRadar
6 21 (0.54%) RSA Archer
7 20 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (0.44%) WSUS
9 14 (0.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 13 (0.33%) Kibana
10 13 (0.33%) logstash
10 13 (0.33%) SELinux
11 12 (0.31%) Ambari
11 12 (0.31%) SCCM
12 11 (0.28%) Ansible
13 10 (0.26%) CSIRT
14 9 (0.23%) BladeLogic
14 9 (0.23%) RSA Security Analytics
15 8 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 392 (10.06%) Microsoft
2 241 (6.19%) Oracle
3 203 (5.21%) Cisco
4 189 (4.85%) SAP
5 113 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 110 (2.82%) F5
6 110 (2.82%) VMware
7 107 (2.75%) Blue Coat
8 101 (2.59%) Palo Alto
9 93 (2.39%) Juniper
10 82 (2.11%) Sourcefire
11 74 (1.90%) IBM
12 70 (1.80%) HP
13 54 (1.39%) Red Hat
14 49 (1.26%) Intel Security
15 46 (1.18%) Fortinet
16 42 (1.08%) Computacenter
17 41 (1.05%) Cognizant
18 40 (1.03%) Crossbeam
19 39 (1.00%) TippingPoint
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus and car allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Empiric.com
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: DOE + extensive packackage
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £70000.00 - £76000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £50-65k + car bens etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
Talent International
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Talent International
Salary: £125000 - £135000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + exceptional bonuses
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, family PMI
Posted: 3 days ago