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Salaries: Asset Management (UK & Europe) – Q2 2022

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  • 18 Jul 2022
  • Updated 19 Jul 2022

Salary Survey Round-up: Front, middle, and back office roles

How does your remuneration package compare with those across the industry? The Savvy Investor Content Team has updated this unique list of the best UK and European asset management salary surveys. The surveys below cover a variety of asset management roles within both front and back office.

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UK Banking & Asset Management Salary Survey 2021 (Page Executive)

This brief, 3-page summary document by Page Executive provides insights into salary and benefits packages for the banking and asset management industries.

UK Banking & Asset Management Salary Survey 2020 (Page Group)

This 20-page document by Page Group provides important insights into salary and benefits packages for the banking and asset management industries.

2020 UK Investment Management Salary Survey (Mason Blake)

Mason Blake's salary survey details remuneration levels across the investment industry for a wide variety of roles. More detailed analysis by role and experience is provided.

UK Pensions, Financial Planning, and Compliance Salary Guide (Recruit UK, 2022)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in the United Kingdom

Are you confident enough that you’re being remunerated fairly, based on your location? Are you a firm looking to develop your talent strategy over 2022? This finance salary guide will give you the benchmark you need.

UK Compliance Professionals Salary Guide (Barclay Simpson, 2022)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in the United Kingdom

The UK jobs market in 2022 has been described as 'super-heated', with continuing reports of strong hiring activity, widespread candidate shortages and upward pressure on salaries. Barclay Simpson has specialised in the recruitment of compliance professionals since 2002.

UK Compliance Professionals Salary Guide (Compliance Professionals, 2022)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in the United Kingdom

Candidate scarcity drove compliance and financial crime salaries upwards again in 2021 and with the average salary increase at 17% for those starting new roles.

U.S. & UK Investment Banker Salary and Bonus Report (Mergers and Inquisitions)

This article highlights the new base salary ranges for U.S.-based roles at large banks as of early 2022, along with total compensation from 2021 for London-based investment banking roles.

London Investment Banking Salaries (Arkesden Partners, 2021)

Arkesden provides a five-page salary assessment for the London investment banking sector.

London Investment Banking Salaries (eFinancialCareers, 2021)

EFinancialCareers reports on salaries for junior and mid-level investment bankers in London (by bank), based on a recent salary survey from Arkesden Partners.

2021 UK Pension and Actuarial Pension Salary Expectations (BranWell Ford)

BranWell Ford updates finance professionals on the latest pay expectations for pension consultants and actuarial pension roles.

2021 Adviser Salary Survey (Recruit UK)

Recruit UK's 2021 report is a survey of financial adviser and paraplanner salaries and also contains key trends for the UK market.

UK and U.S. Private Equity Salaries (eFinancialCareers, 2021)

EFinancialCareers presents salary, bonus, and carried interest information for private equity funds in the UK and the United States, by fund size.

UK Compliance Salary Survey (Rutherford Search, 2021)

Often overlooked, the compliance function is well remunerated. This article from Rutherford Search informs UK compliance professionals on the salary ranges for compliance roles in investment management, private equity/hedge funds, wealth management, and investment banking.


2021 Europe & Africa Private Capital Compensation Survey (Heidrick & Struggles)

This survey provides compensation practices and backgrounds of investment, fundraising, and operating professionals at private capital firms across Europe and Africa. The survey includes responses from 439 professionals working across Europe and Africa.

2022 Ireland Financial Services Survey (Brightwater)

This survey from Brightwater provides helpful insights into compensation trends within the Irish financial services industry.

Ireland Financial Services Salary Guide (Cpl Resources, 2021)

Cpl Resources presents data on salaries in Ireland. Turn to p.9 for information about salaries within the banking and financial services industry.

Global Quant Salary Survey (eFinancialCareers, 2021)

Based on a recent salary survey from Selby Jennings, eFinancialCareers reports on quant salaries at banks and hedge funds.