The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 125 120 137
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.059% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.062% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.67%
Risk Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1606 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.69% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1293 1862
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Risk Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Risk Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) CRISC
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) NCR
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Risk Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) CRISC
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) NCR