The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 425 389 436
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.079% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.084% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 6
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +16.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +17.94%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Risk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Risk Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Risk Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Risk Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Risk Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Berkshire +1 6 £75,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
Risk Consultant
England

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (34.78%) COBIT
3 7 (30.43%) CISSP
4 6 (26.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) ISO 14001
5 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
5 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (17.39%) People Management
6 4 (17.39%) PCI QSA
7 3 (13.04%) SIGTRAN
7 3 (13.04%) GGSN
7 3 (13.04%) Security Management
7 3 (13.04%) Information Security
7 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
7 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) LTE
7 3 (13.04%) VLAN
7 3 (13.04%) VPN
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) DMZ
7 3 (13.04%) 3G
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) Java

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) GSM
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
1 3 (13.04%) DMZ
1 3 (13.04%) 3G
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) 2G
1 3 (13.04%) 2.5G
1 3 (13.04%) VLAN
1 3 (13.04%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (13.04%) GGSN
1 3 (13.04%) LTE
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.70%) SCADA
3 1 (4.35%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
1 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Security Management
4 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) PCI QSA
3 2 (8.70%) CRISC
3 2 (8.70%) CISA
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) GIAC
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (34.78%) COBIT
3 6 (26.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (21.74%) ISO 14001
4 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
4 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft