The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 199 231 214
Rank change year-on-year +32 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.098% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.10% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 3
Median salary £48,000 £60,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -36.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4568 5904 4865
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.86% 96.34% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3763 4801 4148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in the West Midlands

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Risk Manager in the West Midlands

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in the West Midlands

Risk Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Warwickshire +24 3 £46,000 -23.33%
Birmingham +15 3 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Coventry - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Risk Manager
England

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 West Midlands region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
1 18 (78.26%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) CISSP
3 10 (43.48%) CISA
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
6 7 (30.43%) CISM
7 6 (26.09%) Legal
8 5 (21.74%) Information Governance
8 5 (21.74%) Business Development
9 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 3 (13.04%) CRISC
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
11 2 (8.70%) QiCA
11 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
11 2 (8.70%) IT Audit
11 2 (8.70%) Change Control
11 2 (8.70%) Coaching
11 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
12 1 (4.35%) Records Management
12 1 (4.35%) IISP
12 1 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
12 1 (4.35%) SIEM
12 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Management
12 1 (4.35%) Local Government
12 1 (4.35%) Marketing
12 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Information Security
1 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
2 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
3 5 (21.74%) Business Development
3 5 (21.74%) Information Governance
4 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) IT Audit
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
7 1 (4.35%) ISMS
7 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Records Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Management
7 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CISSP
2 10 (43.48%) CISA
3 7 (30.43%) CISM
4 3 (13.04%) CRISC
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) QiCA
6 1 (4.35%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago