The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Risk Analyst
Rank 866 861 883
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 14 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 10
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £38,300 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £67,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.52% -29.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

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

IT Risk Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

IT Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
England -4 13 £47,500 -21.16%
London -13 7 £50,500 -19.52%
Northampton - 4 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £42,500 -
City of London +13 3 £50,500 -6.04%
West Midlands - 2 £34,250 -
Warwickshire - 2 £34,250 -
Warwick - 2 £34,250 -
Scotland +9 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 - - 1

IT Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 10 (40.00%) COBIT
3 9 (36.00%) Banking
4 8 (32.00%) Security Management
5 7 (28.00%) CRISC
6 6 (24.00%) Information Security
6 6 (24.00%) QA
7 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.00%) ISACA
8 4 (16.00%) CISA
8 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) COSO
9 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.00%) CISSP
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (12.00%) CISM
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
9 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
10 2 (8.00%) Java
10 2 (8.00%) MS Office
10 2 (8.00%) ITIL

IT Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Local Government
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 8 (32.00%) Security Management
4 6 (24.00%) Information Security
5 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) Process Management
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.00%) Transition Management
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CRISC
2 5 (20.00%) ISACA
3 4 (16.00%) CISA
4 3 (12.00%) CISM
4 3 (12.00%) CISSP
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) COBIT
2 6 (24.00%) QA
3 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (16.00%) COSO
5 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (8.00%) Solvency II
7 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
7 1 (4.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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