The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 222 213 222
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.035% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.038% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +31.42%
Risk Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5138 5283 4856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.32% 93.60% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3830 3887 3882
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Risk Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Risk Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Risk Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Risk Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) 2G
4 3 (33.33%) 2.5G
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (33.33%) GGSN
4 3 (33.33%) DMZ
4 3 (33.33%) 3G
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) GSM
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) LTE
5 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
5 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Risk Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Risk Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) GSM
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) DMZ
1 3 (33.33%) 3G
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) 2G
1 3 (33.33%) 2.5G
1 3 (33.33%) VLAN
1 3 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (33.33%) GGSN
1 3 (33.33%) LTE
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) SCADA
1 2 (22.22%) RMADS
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
2 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) GIAC
2 2 (22.22%) PCI QSA
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft