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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Risk Analyst
Rank 866 919 868
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -51
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 31 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.011% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 15
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £37,700 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,750 £39,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-32.27% -3.65%

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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 July 2015 within the UK.

IT Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Top 13 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 28 July 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
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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 +62 31 £50,000 +26.58%
London +39 23 £55,000 +30.95%
City of London +20 5 £55,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire +12 4 £20,000 -
Yorkshire 0 4 £20,000 -
Bradford - 4 £20,000 -
East of England - 2 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Manchester +3 1 £37,500 -11.76%
North West -4 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Northamptonshire - 1 £33,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £33,500 -

IT Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 31 (60.78%) Finance
2 21 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 19 (37.25%) CISSP
4 15 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (27.45%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (21.57%) CISA
6 11 (21.57%) CISM
7 10 (19.61%) Degree
7 10 (19.61%) Investment Management
8 8 (15.69%) Banking
8 8 (15.69%) Information Security
9 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.73%) Financial Institution
9 7 (13.73%) CCNA
9 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (13.73%) Investment Banking
9 7 (13.73%) CEH
9 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (13.73%) COBIT
9 7 (13.73%) Private Banking
9 7 (13.73%) CHFI
9 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
10 6 (11.76%) Security Architecture
10 6 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (11.76%) Validation
11 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
12 4 (7.84%) Firewall
12 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.84%) Change Control
12 4 (7.84%) Network Security

IT Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
1 4 (7.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) QlikView
1 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
General
1 31 (60.78%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Financial Institution
3 7 (13.73%) Investment Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Private Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 15 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (27.45%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (19.61%) Investment Management
5 8 (15.69%) Information Security
6 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.76%) Validation
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.84%) Change Control
8 4 (7.84%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (5.88%) IT Governance
9 3 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL
9 3 (5.88%) BCP
10 2 (3.92%) Project Management
10 2 (3.92%) Data Security
10 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.96%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) CISSP
2 11 (21.57%) CISA
2 11 (21.57%) CISM
3 10 (19.61%) Degree
4 7 (13.73%) CCNA
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.73%) CEH
4 7 (13.73%) CHFI
5 2 (3.92%) QiCA
6 1 (1.96%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) COBIT
1 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
2 6 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.92%) COSO
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft