The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 697 753 807
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 148 174 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 115 137 111
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.22%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

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 18 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 141 £55,000 +10.00% 12
London +38 97 £55,000 -2.22% 7
City of London +16 20 £55,000 - 4
South East +43 15 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Berkshire +48 12 £40,000 +6.66%
East of England - 11 £57,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 10 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands +9 8 £35,750 -7.14%
Bracknell - 5 £40,000 -
North West -27 4 £43,750 +18.24%
Yorkshire +22 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Birmingham -12 3 £37,500 -2.59%
Oxfordshire +30 2 £55,000 +12.82%
Oxford +28 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Cheshire +15 2 £47,500 +27.51%
Telford - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Durham - 2 £32,000 -
North East - 2 £32,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Hitchin - 2 - -
Bromley - 2 - -
Reading +35 1 - -
Leeds +29 1 £34,000 -9.33%
West Yorkshire +20 1 £34,000 -9.33%
South West +18 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South Wales +15 1 - -
Milton Keynes +15 1 £42,500 +28.78%
Wales +10 1 - -

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Risk Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 188 (65.96%) Finance
2 120 (42.11%) Banking
3 106 (37.19%) Risk Management
4 84 (29.47%) Credit Risk
5 67 (23.51%) Business Analysis
6 65 (22.81%) Information Security
7 61 (21.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (19.30%) ITIL
9 54 (18.95%) CISSP
10 53 (18.60%) SQL
11 45 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 45 (15.79%) Analytics
12 43 (15.09%) Degree
13 42 (14.74%) COBIT
14 38 (13.33%) CISM
15 34 (11.93%) CRISC
16 32 (11.23%) Risk Analysis
16 32 (11.23%) User Acceptance Testing
17 30 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (10.18%) Internal Audit
18 29 (10.18%) SAS
19 26 (9.12%) Market Risk
19 26 (9.12%) IT Audit
20 25 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
21 23 (8.07%) SANS
22 22 (7.72%) Basel II
23 21 (7.37%) Management Information System
23 21 (7.37%) Online Banking
24 20 (7.02%) Stress Testing
24 20 (7.02%) Penetration Testing

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (10.18%) SAS
2 1 (0.35%) Confluence
2 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.86%) MS Office
3 6 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) EViews
4 4 (1.40%) SPSS
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.21%) IaaS
2 9 (3.16%) PaaS
3 6 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.46%) Firewall
2 4 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.05%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.46%) Big Data
2 5 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.05%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.35%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.35%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.35%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (0.35%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 188 (65.96%) Finance
2 120 (42.11%) Banking
3 18 (6.32%) Retail
4 14 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.86%) Front Office
5 11 (3.86%) Marketing
6 10 (3.51%) Publishing
7 9 (3.16%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.46%) French Language
9 7 (2.46%) Spanish Language
10 6 (2.11%) German Language
10 6 (2.11%) Legal
11 5 (1.75%) Advertising
12 4 (1.40%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.35%) Automotive
14 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.35%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.40%) XML
2 1 (0.35%) .NET
2 1 (0.35%) FpML
2 1 (0.35%) MDX
2 1 (0.35%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 84 (29.47%) Credit Risk
2 30 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (9.12%) Market Risk
4 21 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 21 (7.37%) Online Banking
5 17 (5.96%) Fintech
6 16 (5.61%) Derivative
6 16 (5.61%) Mathematics
7 15 (5.26%) Fixed Income
8 12 (4.21%) Statistics
9 11 (3.86%) Equities
10 9 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (2.46%) Economics
12 5 (1.75%) Data Extraction
12 5 (1.75%) PMI
12 5 (1.75%) Reference Data
13 3 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (1.05%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (1.05%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.56%) Windows
2 11 (3.86%) Linux
3 10 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (37.19%) Risk Management
2 67 (23.51%) Business Analysis
3 65 (22.81%) Information Security
4 61 (21.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (19.30%) ITIL
6 45 (15.79%) Analytics
7 32 (11.23%) Risk Analysis
7 32 (11.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (10.18%) Internal Audit
9 26 (9.12%) IT Audit
10 25 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
11 20 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
11 20 (7.02%) Stress Testing
12 18 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (6.32%) Service Delivery
13 17 (5.96%) Project Management
13 17 (5.96%) SDLC
14 16 (5.61%) Credit Risk Management
15 14 (4.91%) Data Analysis
16 12 (4.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.60%) SQL
2 14 (4.91%) Java
3 9 (3.16%) Scala
4 5 (1.75%) MATLAB
4 5 (1.75%) R
5 4 (1.40%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.40%) VBA
6 3 (1.05%) C
7 1 (0.35%) C#
7 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.35%) Python
7 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (18.95%) CISSP
2 43 (15.09%) Degree
3 38 (13.33%) CISM
4 34 (11.93%) CRISC
5 23 (8.07%) SANS
6 10 (3.51%) CISA
7 9 (3.16%) CGEIT
7 9 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.46%) ISACA
9 6 (2.11%) CEH
10 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.40%) CIMA
11 4 (1.40%) Postgraduate
12 3 (1.05%) ACCA
12 3 (1.05%) ISEB
12 3 (1.05%) ISSAP
13 2 (0.70%) GIAC
13 2 (0.70%) MCP
13 2 (0.70%) PMP
14 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (14.74%) COBIT
3 22 (7.72%) Basel II
4 18 (6.32%) PCI DSS
5 17 (5.96%) Basel III
5 17 (5.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (3.16%) ISO 9001
7 8 (2.81%) MiFID
8 6 (2.11%) EMIR
9 5 (1.75%) SLA
10 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (1.05%) QA
12 2 (0.70%) GDPR
12 2 (0.70%) ISO27002
13 1 (0.35%) COSO
13 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.11%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (5.96%) Oracle
2 12 (4.21%) Forcepoint
2 12 (4.21%) Sophos
3 11 (3.86%) Reuters
4 9 (3.16%) IBM
4 9 (3.16%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.75%) Bloomberg
5 5 (1.75%) Cognos
6 4 (1.40%) Misys
7 3 (1.05%) FIS
7 3 (1.05%) SunGard
8 1 (0.35%) Calypso
8 1 (0.35%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.35%) Intel
8 1 (0.35%) Lotus
8 1 (0.35%) Murex
8 1 (0.35%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.35%) SAP
8 1 (0.35%) Teradata
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