The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 246 243 267
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.015% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.015% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 the North West

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

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Risk Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -5 2 £34,000 -
Manchester - 2 £42,000 - 2
Risk Analyst
England

Risk Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Financial Institution
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
3 5 (29.41%) CISA
3 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) CRISC
5 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) SAS
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.88%) SPSS
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) NCR

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) SPSS
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Financial Institution
3 5 (29.41%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
1 5 (29.41%) CISA
2 4 (23.53%) CRISC
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) NCR