Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Risk Manager
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 153 145
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.15% 0.041% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.043% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Wales median annual salary £65,000 £77,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.13% +55.00% -
UK median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,877 2,323 2,564
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 96.35% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,575 2,037 2,216
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,365 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Risk Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in Wales

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Risk Manager in Wales

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in Wales over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in Wales

Risk Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +29 3 £65,000 -16.13% 2
Risk Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 across the Wales region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 31000
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Primavera
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISA

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CRISC
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 31000
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (33.33%) PMO