The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 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 Consultant
Rank 141 147 126
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +62.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £67,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +20.48%
Risk Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2431 2346 1969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.11% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1776 1673
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,100 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Risk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Risk Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Risk Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Risk Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (46.15%) COBIT
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) People Management
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) PCI QSA
5 2 (15.38%) CRISC
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (15.38%) CISA
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) GIAC
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) GSM
5 2 (15.38%) LAN

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) GSM
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) DMZ
1 2 (15.38%) 3G
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) 2G
1 2 (15.38%) 2.5G
1 2 (15.38%) VLAN
1 2 (15.38%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (15.38%) GGSN
1 2 (15.38%) LTE
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) SCADA
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) PCI QSA
3 2 (15.38%) CRISC
3 2 (15.38%) CISA
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
3 2 (15.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (46.15%) COBIT
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft