The Heat Recruitment Financial Services Salary Survey is your definitive guide to Wealth Management / Financial Advisor salary trends across the UK. From paraplanner salaries through to mortgage advisor pay, our research is based on industry trends and the thousands of recruitment and job searches performed each year. We hope to provide you the information you need to make informed financial hiring decisions.
The investment management industry has experienced rapid change, with Brexit, shifting investor preferences, regulatory demands and technological advancement creating challenges, opportunities and complexities that have echoed throughout the hiring market. Ongoing fears over Brexit have prompted many firms to race to fill more permanent roles, including many contract-to-perm opportunities expedited to offset fears of jobs being offshored.
While there continues to be a net shortage of financial professionals, movement exists, with candidates looking to leverage the changing landscape to enhance their career prospects. This has resulted in increased hiring and with companies increasing pay in a bid to retain staff, remuneration in the industry – particularly wealth management salaries and financial advisor salaries – are on the rise.