The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 780 700 704
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 101 170 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 81 126 157
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% -21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,060 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.19% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Analyst over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
England -125 93 £45,000 - 42
London -82 47 £51,500 -10.43% 20
East of England -7 14 £55,000 +147.19%
Hertfordshire -10 13 £55,000 +150.00%
City of London -27 13 £57,500 -13.20% 8
Yorkshire -28 11 £36,250 +0.69% 6
West Yorkshire -41 10 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Potters Bar - 9 £55,000 -
West Midlands +7 8 £40,500 +5.19% 1
Birmingham +14 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Scotland -9 7 £41,750 +12.83%
Edinburgh -12 7 £41,750 +1.82%
South East -24 7 £34,750 -15.24% 5
Canary Wharf - 7 £51,500 -
Leeds -31 6 £37,500 +4.16% 2
North West -1 4 £45,000 +64.23% 8
Hampshire -11 4 £39,500 +49.05% 1
Southampton - 4 £39,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire 0 2 £23,500 -57.27%
South West -23 2 £39,250 -12.77% 2
Sheffield - 2 £37,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £23,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Manchester -3 1 £42,500 +55.10% 1
Solihull -4 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Wiltshire -7 1 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Surrey -9 1 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Swindon -12 1 £43,500 -20.90% 1
Watford - 1 £50,000 -

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 183 (72.33%) Finance
2 79 (31.23%) Credit Risk
3 78 (30.83%) Degree
4 77 (30.43%) SAS
5 75 (29.64%) Risk Management
6 57 (22.53%) SQL
7 56 (22.13%) Banking
8 47 (18.58%) Analytics
9 44 (17.39%) Information Security
10 38 (15.02%) Retail
10 38 (15.02%) CISSP
11 35 (13.83%) Statistical Modelling
11 35 (13.83%) Base SAS
12 34 (13.44%) Mathematics
12 34 (13.44%) CISA
13 29 (11.46%) Risk Analysis
14 27 (10.67%) Statistics
15 26 (10.28%) Data Analysis
16 25 (9.88%) Financial Institution
17 24 (9.49%) Risk Assessment
18 22 (8.70%) MS Excel
19 21 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
20 19 (7.51%) Microsoft
21 18 (7.11%) Derivative
21 18 (7.11%) Market Risk
21 18 (7.11%) VBA
22 17 (6.72%) Business Analysis
23 16 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 16 (6.32%) Security Management
23 16 (6.32%) ITIL

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 77 (30.43%) SAS
2 3 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.74%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) SPSS
4 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.77%) Network Security
2 4 (1.58%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.83%) Base SAS
2 7 (2.77%) MS Access
3 6 (2.37%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.58%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.58%) ERwin
1 4 (1.58%) Toad
2 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 183 (72.33%) Finance
2 56 (22.13%) Banking
3 38 (15.02%) Retail
4 25 (9.88%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.77%) Marketing
5 7 (2.77%) French Language
5 7 (2.77%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.37%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.37%) Back Office
7 4 (1.58%) Legal
8 3 (1.19%) Front Office
9 2 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.79%) Law
9 2 (0.79%) Military
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.79%) .NET
1 2 (0.79%) XML
2 1 (0.40%) Web Services
2 1 (0.40%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 79 (31.23%) Credit Risk
2 34 (13.44%) Mathematics
3 27 (10.67%) Statistics
4 18 (7.11%) Derivative
4 18 (7.11%) Market Risk
5 8 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.16%) Equities
6 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.77%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.37%) Economics
8 5 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.58%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.19%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.40%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.19%) Solaris
2 2 (0.79%) UNIX
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.64%) Risk Management
2 47 (18.58%) Analytics
3 44 (17.39%) Information Security
4 35 (13.83%) Statistical Modelling
5 29 (11.46%) Risk Analysis
6 26 (10.28%) Data Analysis
7 24 (9.49%) Risk Assessment
8 21 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (6.72%) Business Analysis
10 16 (6.32%) Security Management
10 16 (6.32%) ITIL
11 15 (5.93%) Stress Testing
12 14 (5.53%) Statistical Analysis
13 13 (5.14%) Data Modelling
13 13 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (4.74%) Project Management
15 9 (3.56%) Penetration Testing
16 8 (3.16%) Project Planning
16 8 (3.16%) Data Management
16 8 (3.16%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 57 (22.53%) SQL
2 18 (7.11%) VBA
3 10 (3.95%) C#
4 9 (3.56%) SAS Macro
5 7 (2.77%) C
5 7 (2.77%) Python
6 5 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.19%) C++
7 3 (1.19%) Java
8 2 (0.79%) R
8 2 (0.79%) Perl
9 1 (0.40%) VBScript
9 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 78 (30.83%) Degree
2 38 (15.02%) CISSP
3 34 (13.44%) CISA
4 15 (5.93%) CISM
4 15 (5.93%) CRISC
5 13 (5.14%) CEH
5 13 (5.14%) CHFI
5 13 (5.14%) CCNA
5 13 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.95%) CGEIT
7 4 (1.58%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.58%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.19%) ISEB
9 2 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.79%) ACCA
9 2 (0.79%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.79%) CIPFA
9 2 (0.79%) CIMA
9 2 (0.79%) MBA
9 2 (0.79%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.14%) COBIT
3 11 (4.35%) QA
4 10 (3.95%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.98%) Basel II
6 4 (1.58%) COSO
6 4 (1.58%) CRD IV
6 4 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.79%) Basel III
7 2 (0.79%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (7.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.37%) Oracle
3 2 (0.79%) TSYS
4 1 (0.40%) Reuters
4 1 (0.40%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.40%) OpenLink
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Y
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28 - £38 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Y
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago