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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 714 751 813
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 167 223 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 139 182 153
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 £33,875 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -1.33%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 160 £55,000 +10.00% 15
London +15 116 £55,000 -8.33% 9
City of London +18 24 £60,000 +6.66% 4
West Midlands +7 11 £34,000 -8.10% 1
East of England +13 10 £57,500 +53.33%
South East +35 9 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £57,500 -
North West -29 8 £48,750 +35.41% 2
Berkshire +52 6 £40,000 +2.56%
Cheshire +7 4 £55,000 +48.64% 2
Shropshire - 4 - -
West Yorkshire +30 3 £34,000 -20.00%
Leeds +29 3 £34,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +18 3 £34,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -9 3 £37,500 -16.66%
North East - 3 £34,000 -
Durham - 3 £34,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 -
Telford - 3 - -
Oxford +28 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Oxfordshire +26 2 £55,000 +29.41%
Solihull -5 2 £34,000 -2.85%
Hitchin - 2 - -
Reading +33 1 - -
Milton Keynes -4 1 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Manchester -17 1 £47,500 +28.37%
South Wales - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 204 (67.33%) Finance
2 125 (41.25%) Banking
3 115 (37.95%) Risk Management
4 98 (32.34%) Credit Risk
5 78 (25.74%) Business Analysis
6 67 (22.11%) Information Security
7 61 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 60 (19.80%) SQL
9 56 (18.48%) CISSP
10 51 (16.83%) ITIL
11 45 (14.85%) Degree
12 44 (14.52%) Market Risk
12 44 (14.52%) Analytics
13 41 (13.53%) COBIT
14 39 (12.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 38 (12.54%) CISM
16 32 (10.56%) CRISC
17 31 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
17 31 (10.23%) SAS
18 29 (9.57%) Internal Audit
19 26 (8.58%) SDLC
20 25 (8.25%) Risk Assessment
21 24 (7.92%) Risk Analysis
21 24 (7.92%) Basel II
22 23 (7.59%) Derivative
23 22 (7.26%) Investment Banking
23 22 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
24 21 (6.93%) SANS
24 21 (6.93%) IT Audit
24 21 (6.93%) Management Information System

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 31 (10.23%) SAS
2 3 (0.99%) Confluence
3 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (4.29%) MS Office
2 12 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.96%) IaaS
2 8 (2.64%) PaaS
3 6 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.31%) Firewall
1 7 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (0.99%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.31%) Big Data
2 6 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.32%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.99%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.66%) MS Access
7 1 (0.33%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.33%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.33%) QlikView
7 1 (0.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (1.65%) JIRA
2 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.66%) ClearCase
General
1 204 (67.33%) Finance
2 125 (41.25%) Banking
3 22 (7.26%) Investment Banking
4 19 (6.27%) Retail
5 17 (5.61%) Front Office
6 11 (3.63%) Publishing
7 9 (2.97%) Legal
7 9 (2.97%) Marketing
8 7 (2.31%) French Language
8 7 (2.31%) Spanish Language
8 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.98%) German Language
9 6 (1.98%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.65%) Advertising
11 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.33%) Automotive
13 1 (0.33%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.32%) XML
2 2 (0.66%) Spring
3 1 (0.33%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.33%) Django
3 1 (0.33%) FpML
3 1 (0.33%) MDX
3 1 (0.33%) Pandas
3 1 (0.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 98 (32.34%) Credit Risk
2 44 (14.52%) Market Risk
3 23 (7.59%) Derivative
4 22 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (6.93%) Management Information System
6 20 (6.60%) Fixed Income
7 19 (6.27%) Online Banking
8 18 (5.94%) Fintech
9 17 (5.61%) Mathematics
10 15 (4.95%) Statistics
11 14 (4.62%) Equities
12 10 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (2.97%) Data Extraction
13 9 (2.97%) PMI
13 9 (2.97%) Reference Data
14 6 (1.98%) Hedge funds
15 4 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
15 4 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
16 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
16 3 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.29%) Unix
1 13 (4.29%) Windows
2 10 (3.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.95%) Risk Management
2 78 (25.74%) Business Analysis
3 67 (22.11%) Information Security
4 61 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (16.83%) ITIL
6 44 (14.52%) Analytics
7 31 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (9.57%) Internal Audit
9 26 (8.58%) SDLC
10 25 (8.25%) Risk Assessment
11 24 (7.92%) Risk Analysis
12 21 (6.93%) IT Audit
13 20 (6.60%) Penetration Testing
14 18 (5.94%) Project Management
15 17 (5.61%) Stress Testing
16 16 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (5.28%) Cybersecurity
17 15 (4.95%) Data Analysis
17 15 (4.95%) Service Delivery
18 14 (4.62%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 60 (19.80%) SQL
2 15 (4.95%) Java
3 8 (2.64%) Scala
4 6 (1.98%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.32%) VBA
6 3 (0.99%) Python
6 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.66%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.66%) R
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) C#
8 1 (0.33%) C++
8 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (18.48%) CISSP
2 45 (14.85%) Degree
3 38 (12.54%) CISM
4 32 (10.56%) CRISC
5 21 (6.93%) SANS
6 9 (2.97%) CGEIT
6 9 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.97%) PMI Certification
7 8 (2.64%) CISA
8 7 (2.31%) ISACA
9 6 (1.98%) CEH
10 5 (1.65%) PhD
11 4 (1.32%) ISSAP
12 3 (0.99%) ACCA
12 3 (0.99%) CIMA
12 3 (0.99%) ISEB
13 2 (0.66%) GIAC
13 2 (0.66%) MCP
13 2 (0.66%) PMP
14 1 (0.33%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.53%) COBIT
2 39 (12.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (7.92%) Basel II
4 18 (5.94%) PCI DSS
5 16 (5.28%) Basel III
6 11 (3.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (2.31%) ISO 9001
8 6 (1.98%) MiFID
8 6 (1.98%) QA
9 5 (1.65%) SLA
10 4 (1.32%) EMIR
10 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.99%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.66%) ISO27002
13 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.33%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.31%) RSA Archer
2 2 (0.66%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.66%) Control-M
3 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (6.60%) Oracle
2 14 (4.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.62%) Reuters
3 12 (3.96%) Forcepoint
3 12 (3.96%) Sophos
4 9 (2.97%) IBM
5 8 (2.64%) Bloomberg
6 7 (2.31%) Misys
7 5 (1.65%) FIS
7 5 (1.65%) SunGard
8 4 (1.32%) Cognos
9 2 (0.66%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.66%) Calypso
9 2 (0.66%) Murex
9 2 (0.66%) OpenLink
9 2 (0.66%) Remedy
10 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.33%) Intel
10 1 (0.33%) Lotus
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