The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Consultant
Rank - 242 248
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.029% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.031% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £57,500 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.44%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +8.33%
Risk Consultant
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
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Risk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Risk Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Risk Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) FastStats
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) CRISC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics

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

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
1 1 (25.00%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CRISC
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft