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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Risk Analyst
Rank 871 911 856
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -55
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 27 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 23
Average salary £47,500 £40,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% -18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £34,850 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,250 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,770 £39,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-19.56% -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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +39 27 £47,500 +16.56% 3
London +26 16 £55,000 +19.56% 3
City of London +37 4 £55,000 +20.87% 2
Yorkshire +8 4 £20,000 -
West Yorkshire +5 4 £20,000 -
Bradford - 4 £20,000 -
North West +8 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Manchester +1 3 £37,500 +8.69%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £32,635 -
East Midlands - 2 £32,635 -
East of England - 2 £47,500 -

IT Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 25 (53.19%) Risk Management
2 23 (48.94%) Finance
3 15 (31.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.40%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (21.28%) CISSP
6 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
6 8 (17.02%) CISA
6 8 (17.02%) COBIT
7 7 (14.89%) Investment Management
7 7 (14.89%) Validation
7 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (14.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (12.77%) Information Security
8 6 (12.77%) CISM
8 6 (12.77%) Banking
8 6 (12.77%) Degree
9 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
10 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
10 4 (8.51%) Firewall
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.51%) Change Control
10 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (8.51%) IT Governance
10 4 (8.51%) Private Banking
10 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
10 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
10 4 (8.51%) Network Security
10 4 (8.51%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills

IT Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Firewall
1 4 (8.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.13%) QlikView
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Private Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Risk Management
2 15 (31.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (23.40%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (14.89%) Validation
4 7 (14.89%) Investment Management
5 6 (12.77%) Information Security
6 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (8.51%) IT Governance
6 4 (8.51%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.51%) Change Control
7 3 (6.38%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) Data Security
8 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.13%) Time Management
9 1 (2.13%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CISSP
2 8 (17.02%) CISA
3 6 (12.77%) CISM
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 3 (6.38%) CEH
4 3 (6.38%) CHFI
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) QiCA
6 1 (2.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) COBIT
2 7 (14.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (6.38%) COSO
5 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
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