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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 734 790 798
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 110 166 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 131 118
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +47 108 £55,000 +7.31% 12
London +18 79 £57,500 +4.54% 10
City of London +33 14 £52,500 -4.54% 5
South East +56 13 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Berkshire +53 9 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands +29 6 £40,250 +7.33%
East of England +30 4 £57,500 +74.24%
Bracknell - 4 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +15 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Surrey - 3 £85,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £57,500 -
Bromley - 3 - -
Scotland +18 2 - - 2
Birmingham +6 2 £35,000 -9.09%
Edinburgh -2 2 - - 2
Solihull - 2 £43,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
South West +22 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Yorkshire +21 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Leeds +19 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Essex +19 1 - -
Cheshire +16 1 £40,000 +29.03%
Milton Keynes +12 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £42,500 +13.33%
North West -24 1 £40,000 +14.28%
North East - 1 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Durham - 1 £30,000 -
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 180 (66.18%) Finance
2 107 (39.34%) Banking
3 106 (38.97%) Risk Management
4 69 (25.37%) Credit Risk
5 62 (22.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (22.43%) Information Security
7 60 (22.06%) SQL
7 60 (22.06%) Business Analysis
8 54 (19.85%) CISSP
9 53 (19.49%) ITIL
10 49 (18.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 48 (17.65%) Degree
12 44 (16.18%) Analytics
13 39 (14.34%) COBIT
13 39 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
14 37 (13.60%) CISM
15 30 (11.03%) Risk Analysis
15 30 (11.03%) SAS
15 30 (11.03%) CRISC
16 28 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (10.29%) IT Audit
17 25 (9.19%) Risk Assessment
17 25 (9.19%) Internal Audit
18 24 (8.82%) Management Information System
19 22 (8.09%) Penetration Testing
20 21 (7.72%) Basel II
21 20 (7.35%) Project Management
21 20 (7.35%) Oracle
21 20 (7.35%) Stress Testing
21 20 (7.35%) Market Risk

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 30 (11.03%) SAS
2 3 (1.10%) Confluence
3 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (3.31%) MS Office
2 6 (2.21%) EViews
2 6 (2.21%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.47%) SPSS
5 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.74%) Stata
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.37%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.68%) IaaS
2 9 (3.31%) PaaS
3 6 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.21%) Firewall
2 4 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.21%) Big Data
2 5 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.10%) Base SAS
3 3 (1.10%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.10%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.74%) QlikView
4 2 (0.74%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.37%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.37%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 180 (66.18%) Finance
2 107 (39.34%) Banking
3 16 (5.88%) Retail
4 10 (3.68%) Marketing
5 9 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.94%) Front Office
6 8 (2.94%) Publishing
6 8 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.57%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.57%) French Language
7 7 (2.57%) Legal
7 7 (2.57%) Spanish Language
8 6 (2.21%) German Language
9 5 (1.84%) Advertising
9 5 (1.84%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.37%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.21%) XML
2 2 (0.74%) FpML
3 1 (0.37%) HTML
3 1 (0.37%) JSP
3 1 (0.37%) MDX
3 1 (0.37%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 69 (25.37%) Credit Risk
2 39 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 20 (7.35%) Market Risk
5 17 (6.25%) Online Banking
6 16 (5.88%) Fintech
7 15 (5.51%) Derivative
8 11 (4.04%) Equities
9 9 (3.31%) Fixed Income
10 8 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (2.21%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
13 3 (1.10%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (1.10%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
13 3 (1.10%) PMI
13 3 (1.10%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.88%) Windows
2 13 (4.78%) Linux
3 9 (3.31%) Unix
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (38.97%) Risk Management
2 62 (22.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (22.43%) Information Security
4 60 (22.06%) Business Analysis
5 53 (19.49%) ITIL
6 44 (16.18%) Analytics
7 30 (11.03%) Risk Analysis
8 28 (10.29%) IT Audit
8 28 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (9.19%) Internal Audit
9 25 (9.19%) Risk Assessment
10 22 (8.09%) Penetration Testing
11 20 (7.35%) Project Management
11 20 (7.35%) Stress Testing
12 19 (6.99%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (6.62%) Mathematics
13 18 (6.62%) Service Delivery
14 17 (6.25%) Data Analysis
15 15 (5.51%) Credit Risk Management
16 14 (5.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (22.06%) SQL
2 14 (5.15%) Java
3 9 (3.31%) R
3 9 (3.31%) Scala
4 8 (2.94%) MATLAB
5 5 (1.84%) C
6 4 (1.47%) VBA
7 3 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.37%) C#
8 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.37%) JCL
8 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (19.85%) CISSP
2 48 (17.65%) Degree
3 37 (13.60%) CISM
4 30 (11.03%) CRISC
5 19 (6.99%) SANS
6 17 (6.25%) CISA
7 8 (2.94%) CGEIT
7 8 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.57%) ISACA
9 6 (2.21%) CEH
10 4 (1.47%) CIMA
10 4 (1.47%) Postgraduate
11 3 (1.10%) ACCA
11 3 (1.10%) ISEB
11 3 (1.10%) PhD
11 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.74%) CCSP
12 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (18.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (14.34%) COBIT
3 21 (7.72%) Basel II
4 18 (6.62%) PCI DSS
5 17 (6.25%) Basel III
5 17 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (3.31%) ISO 9001
7 8 (2.94%) MiFID
8 7 (2.57%) EMIR
9 6 (2.21%) IFRS
9 6 (2.21%) IFRS 9
10 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (1.47%) SLA
11 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.74%) GDPR
11 2 (0.74%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.74%) QA
12 1 (0.37%) COSO
12 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.57%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.37%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (7.35%) Oracle
2 12 (4.41%) Forcepoint
2 12 (4.41%) Sophos
3 10 (3.68%) IBM
3 10 (3.68%) Reuters
4 5 (1.84%) Cognos
4 5 (1.84%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.47%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.37%) BISAM
6 1 (0.37%) Calypso
6 1 (0.37%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.37%) Intel
6 1 (0.37%) Lotus
6 1 (0.37%) Misys
6 1 (0.37%) Murex
6 1 (0.37%) Norkom
6 1 (0.37%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.37%) SAP
6 1 (0.37%) SunGard
6 1 (0.37%) Teradata
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