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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 800 709 712
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 105 171 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 86 127 156
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £75,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -7.09%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 £26,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -92 97 £45,000 +2.27% 33
London -91 50 £51,500 -7.62% 21
City of London -28 15 £52,500 -19.23% 6
East of England +3 12 £50,000 +127.27%
Yorkshire -35 12 £36,250 +0.69% 3
Hertfordshire -1 11 £52,500 +138.63%
West Yorkshire -26 11 £35,000 -2.77% 3
West Midlands -7 8 £38,500 +4.76%
South East -30 8 £39,500 -3.65% 4
Potters Bar - 8 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 8 £51,500 -
Birmingham +2 7 £40,500 -2.99%
Edinburgh -10 7 £41,750 +4.37%
Scotland -12 7 £41,750 +12.83%
Leeds -29 7 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Hampshire +1 5 £39,500 +49.05%
North West +1 5 £47,500 +73.35% 3
Southampton - 5 £39,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +4 2 £23,500 -57.27%
South West -16 2 £42,500 -22.72% 2
South Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 2 £37,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £23,500 -
Solihull -4 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Manchester -7 1 £42,500 +55.10% 1
Surrey -12 1 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Essex - 1 £31,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £35,000 -

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 185 (72.55%) Finance
2 80 (31.37%) Degree
2 80 (31.37%) Credit Risk
3 77 (30.20%) Risk Management
3 77 (30.20%) SAS
4 59 (23.14%) SQL
5 57 (22.35%) Banking
6 46 (18.04%) Analytics
7 42 (16.47%) Information Security
8 40 (15.69%) Retail
9 37 (14.51%) Statistical Modelling
9 37 (14.51%) Base SAS
10 36 (14.12%) CISSP
11 35 (13.73%) Mathematics
12 33 (12.94%) CISA
13 28 (10.98%) Risk Analysis
13 28 (10.98%) Data Analysis
14 26 (10.20%) Statistics
14 26 (10.20%) Financial Institution
15 25 (9.80%) MS Excel
16 24 (9.41%) Risk Assessment
17 23 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
18 22 (8.63%) Market Risk
19 19 (7.45%) VBA
19 19 (7.45%) Microsoft
20 18 (7.06%) Derivative
20 18 (7.06%) Business Analysis
21 17 (6.67%) Stress Testing
22 16 (6.27%) Data Modelling
22 16 (6.27%) ITIL

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (30.20%) SAS
2 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.31%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) SPSS
4 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.35%) Network Security
2 4 (1.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) Firewall
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.51%) Base SAS
2 8 (3.14%) MS Access
3 7 (2.75%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (1.57%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Toad
1 3 (1.18%) ERwin
2 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 185 (72.55%) Finance
2 57 (22.35%) Banking
3 40 (15.69%) Retail
4 26 (10.20%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.14%) Front Office
5 8 (3.14%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.75%) Marketing
6 7 (2.75%) French Language
6 7 (2.75%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.35%) Back Office
8 5 (1.96%) Legal
9 4 (1.57%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Military
10 2 (0.78%) Law
10 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.39%) Advertising
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) .NET
1 2 (0.78%) XML
2 1 (0.39%) XML Schema
2 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 80 (31.37%) Credit Risk
2 35 (13.73%) Mathematics
3 26 (10.20%) Statistics
4 22 (8.63%) Market Risk
5 18 (7.06%) Derivative
6 10 (3.92%) Equities
7 8 (3.14%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.75%) Fixed Income
9 6 (2.35%) Economics
10 5 (1.96%) Data Extraction
11 3 (1.18%) Chemistry
12 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.39%) Grid Computing
13 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.78%) UNIX
1 2 (0.78%) Windows
1 2 (0.78%) Solaris
2 1 (0.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.20%) Risk Management
2 46 (18.04%) Analytics
3 42 (16.47%) Information Security
4 37 (14.51%) Statistical Modelling
5 28 (10.98%) Data Analysis
5 28 (10.98%) Risk Analysis
6 24 (9.41%) Risk Assessment
7 23 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (7.06%) Business Analysis
9 17 (6.67%) Stress Testing
10 16 (6.27%) Security Management
10 16 (6.27%) ITIL
10 16 (6.27%) Data Modelling
11 14 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (5.49%) Project Management
11 14 (5.49%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (3.53%) Data Management
12 9 (3.53%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (3.14%) Business Continuity
13 8 (3.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.14%) SQL
2 19 (7.45%) VBA
3 10 (3.92%) C#
4 9 (3.53%) SAS Macro
5 7 (2.75%) Python
5 7 (2.75%) C
6 5 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.18%) C++
7 3 (1.18%) Java
8 2 (0.78%) Perl
8 2 (0.78%) R
9 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.39%) VBScript
9 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (31.37%) Degree
2 36 (14.12%) CISSP
3 33 (12.94%) CISA
4 13 (5.10%) CISM
4 13 (5.10%) CCNA
4 13 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.10%) CEH
4 13 (5.10%) CHFI
4 13 (5.10%) CRISC
5 9 (3.53%) CGEIT
6 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.57%) Postgraduate
7 3 (1.18%) ISEB
8 2 (0.78%) CIPFA
8 2 (0.78%) CIMA
8 2 (0.78%) MBA
8 2 (0.78%) GIAC
8 2 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.78%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.10%) COBIT
3 11 (4.31%) QA
4 9 (3.53%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.96%) Basel II
6 4 (1.57%) CRD IV
6 4 (1.57%) COSO
7 2 (0.78%) Basel III
7 2 (0.78%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.78%) SLA
8 1 (0.39%) COREP
8 1 (0.39%) FINREP
8 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.75%) Oracle
3 2 (0.78%) TSYS
4 1 (0.39%) Sybase
4 1 (0.39%) Reuters
4 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.39%) OpenLink
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits (study support*)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension & Career Growth
Posted: 7 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £3500 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago