The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 790 785 723
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 161 156 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 130 119 180
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -2.38%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +18 156 £50,000 -20.00% 52
London -3 104 £55,000 -15.38% 35
South East +10 19 £38,750 +4.25% 4
City of London +30 18 £55,000 -15.38% 12
Buckinghamshire - 15 £37,500 - 1
North West +12 14 £35,000 -28.20% 2
West Midlands -9 9 £38,500 +14.92% 5
Birmingham - 8 £38,500 - 4
High Wycombe - 7 £37,500 -
Manchester +20 5 £37,000 -27.45% 1
Yorkshire +17 5 £36,000 - 3
Scotland -1 4 £37,000 -11.90% 5
North Yorkshire - 3 £36,000 -
Cheshire +13 2 £37,500 -23.07%
West Yorkshire +5 2 £37,500 - 2
East of England -3 2 £33,000 - 2
Leeds -4 2 £37,500 - 2
East Midlands -8 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Glasgow -11 2 £37,500 -
South West -12 2 £60,000 +39.53% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £36,000 - 5
Berkshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Marlow - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £42,500 -
Docklands, London +18 1 £43,000 -49.41%
Wales +1 1 £38,240 +69.95%
South Wales -2 1 £38,240 +69.95%
Northamptonshire -3 1 - -
Bristol -4 1 £60,000 +31.86%

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 212 (53.13%) Finance
2 150 (37.59%) Banking
3 138 (34.59%) SQL
4 137 (34.34%) Credit Risk
5 111 (27.82%) Risk Management
6 102 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
7 90 (22.56%) SAS
8 75 (18.80%) Degree
9 68 (17.04%) Market Risk
10 54 (13.53%) Investment Banking
11 52 (13.03%) Front Office
12 51 (12.78%) Retail
13 48 (12.03%) Business Analysis
14 45 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 45 (11.28%) Analytics
15 40 (10.03%) Risk Assessment
15 40 (10.03%) CISSP
16 39 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
16 39 (9.77%) Risk Analysis
17 37 (9.27%) Management Information System
18 36 (9.02%) Information Security
19 32 (8.02%) Fixed Income
19 32 (8.02%) MS Excel
20 30 (7.52%) MS PowerPoint
21 29 (7.27%) Unix
21 29 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 28 (7.02%) Telecoms
22 28 (7.02%) Data Quality
23 27 (6.77%) Project Management
24 26 (6.52%) Derivative

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 90 (22.56%) SAS
2 9 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.25%) Confluence
3 1 (0.25%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 30 (7.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (4.51%) MS Office
4 9 (2.26%) MS Project
4 9 (2.26%) SPSS
5 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.50%) EViews
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.25%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.76%) Firewall
2 7 (1.75%) Internet
3 6 (1.50%) Broadband
3 6 (1.50%) Network Security
4 3 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.50%) SAN
6 1 (0.25%) FTP
6 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (3.76%) Base SAS
2 15 (3.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 14 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.51%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.50%) Big Data
5 6 (1.50%) MS Access
6 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.75%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.75%) OLTP
8 2 (0.50%) DB2
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.50%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.25%) QlikView
9 1 (0.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.25%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (0.25%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 212 (53.13%) Finance
2 150 (37.59%) Banking
3 54 (13.53%) Investment Banking
4 52 (13.03%) Front Office
5 51 (12.78%) Retail
6 28 (7.02%) Telecoms
7 16 (4.01%) Retail Banking
8 15 (3.76%) General Ledger
9 14 (3.51%) Marketing
10 11 (2.76%) Back Office
10 11 (2.76%) Legal
11 8 (2.01%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.50%) Advertising
12 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.50%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.01%) .NET
2 5 (1.25%) XML
3 2 (0.50%) HTML
3 2 (0.50%) HTML5
3 2 (0.50%) WPF
4 1 (0.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 137 (34.34%) Credit Risk
2 102 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (17.04%) Market Risk
4 37 (9.27%) Management Information System
5 32 (8.02%) Fixed Income
6 26 (6.52%) Derivative
7 19 (4.76%) Equities
8 16 (4.01%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.76%) Statistics
10 10 (2.51%) Economics
10 10 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.75%) Clustering
11 7 (1.75%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.50%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.25%) Reference Data
14 4 (1.00%) Online Banking
14 4 (1.00%) Physics
15 3 (0.75%) Computer Science
15 3 (0.75%) Data Extraction
15 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.27%) Unix
2 9 (2.26%) Windows
3 6 (1.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.25%) AIX
5 4 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.00%) Solaris
6 2 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (27.82%) Risk Management
2 48 (12.03%) Business Analysis
3 45 (11.28%) Analytics
3 45 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (10.03%) Risk Assessment
5 39 (9.77%) Risk Analysis
6 36 (9.02%) Information Security
7 27 (6.77%) Project Management
8 25 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (6.02%) SDLC
10 23 (5.76%) Validation
11 22 (5.51%) Risk Analytics
12 20 (5.01%) Migration
13 19 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (4.76%) Data Analysis
14 17 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
15 16 (4.01%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (4.01%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (4.01%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 138 (34.59%) SQL
2 19 (4.76%) VBA
3 12 (3.01%) C++
4 11 (2.76%) Java
5 9 (2.26%) C#
6 8 (2.01%) C
7 7 (1.75%) VB
8 6 (1.50%) SAS Macro
9 5 (1.25%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.50%) Perl
11 2 (0.50%) R
11 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (18.80%) Degree
2 40 (10.03%) CISSP
3 19 (4.76%) CISA
3 19 (4.76%) CISM
4 14 (3.51%) CRISC
5 9 (2.26%) CCNA
5 9 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.50%) CEH
6 6 (1.50%) CHFI
7 5 (1.25%) CFA
7 5 (1.25%) MBA
8 4 (1.00%) ACCA
8 4 (1.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.75%) ISEB
10 2 (0.50%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.25%) GIAC
11 1 (0.25%) GISF
11 1 (0.25%) IISP
11 1 (0.25%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 28 (7.02%) Data Quality
3 22 (5.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (4.51%) QA
5 16 (4.01%) SSAE 16
6 8 (2.01%) EMIR
7 7 (1.75%) Solvency II
8 6 (1.50%) COBIT
8 6 (1.50%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (1.25%) CRD IV
9 5 (1.25%) MiFID
10 4 (1.00%) Basel III
11 3 (0.75%) Basel II
11 3 (0.75%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.50%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.25%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) GPFS
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 25 (6.27%) Microsoft
1 25 (6.27%) Oracle
2 12 (3.01%) Sybase
3 5 (1.25%) HP
3 5 (1.25%) Intel
3 5 (1.25%) NetApp
3 5 (1.25%) VMware
4 3 (0.75%) Bloomberg
4 3 (0.75%) FactSet
5 2 (0.50%) IBM
5 2 (0.50%) Microgen
5 2 (0.50%) SAP
5 2 (0.50%) Sun
5 2 (0.50%) Teradata
6 1 (0.25%) CA
6 1 (0.25%) Calypso
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco
6 1 (0.25%) EMC
6 1 (0.25%) Murex
6 1 (0.25%) Wincor Nixdorf
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