Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 262 294
Rank change year-on-year +31 +32 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 21 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 11
West Yorkshire median annual salary £53,000 £58,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.62% +16.00% +5.26%
Yorkshire median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.64% +10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,553 7,104 8,620
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 97.82% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5,583 6,144 7,119
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in West Yorkshire

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Risk Manager in West Yorkshire

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in West Yorkshire

Risk Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leeds +31 21 £53,000 -39.43% 4
Risk Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) Risk Management
3 16 (76.19%) Security Management
4 15 (71.43%) Management Information System
4 15 (71.43%) Information Security Management
4 15 (71.43%) Mobile Computing
4 15 (71.43%) COBIT
4 15 (71.43%) ISMS
4 15 (71.43%) Threat Detection
4 15 (71.43%) Data Loss Prevention
5 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (38.10%) Compliance Audit
6 8 (38.10%) IT Audit
7 7 (33.33%) CISSP
8 5 (23.81%) CISM
8 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (23.81%) CRISC
9 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 2 (9.52%) CISA
10 2 (9.52%) QiCA
10 2 (9.52%) Finance
10 2 (9.52%) Legal
10 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
10 2 (9.52%) GDPR
10 2 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
11 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
11 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
11 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 15 (71.43%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) Risk Management
3 16 (76.19%) Security Management
4 15 (71.43%) Data Loss Prevention
4 15 (71.43%) Information Security Management
4 15 (71.43%) ISMS
4 15 (71.43%) Threat Detection
5 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (38.10%) Compliance Audit
6 8 (38.10%) IT Audit
7 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
8 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
9 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.76%) Internal Audit
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (23.81%) CISM
2 5 (23.81%) CRISC
3 2 (9.52%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) COBIT
2 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.52%) GDPR
4 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS