The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 843 908 824
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 57 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.030% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.031% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 52
Average salary £57,500 £50,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.86% +6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +31.42%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Consultant within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Consultant over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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 +71 52 £57,500 +25.00% 10
London +67 44 £63,750 +13.33% 9
City of London +30 9 £55,000 +30.95% 3
South East -7 4 £55,000 +19.56%
Surrey +13 3 £55,000 -5.98%
South West -11 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Bedford - 3 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £35,250 -
Scotland - 3 £35,250 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire +2 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
Guildford +14 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
Home Counties - 1 £57,500 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 40 (40.00%) Finance
2 36 (36.00%) Risk Management
2 36 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (32.00%) Information Security
4 26 (26.00%) Banking
5 25 (25.00%) Analytics
6 22 (22.00%) PCI DSS
7 18 (18.00%) Retail
7 18 (18.00%) CISSP
8 17 (17.00%) Programme Management
9 15 (15.00%) Retail Banking
9 15 (15.00%) Credit Risk
10 14 (14.00%) Risk Analysis
10 14 (14.00%) Market Risk
10 14 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (14.00%) PMP
10 14 (14.00%) PMI Certification
10 14 (14.00%) PRINCE2
11 13 (13.00%) Investment Banking
11 13 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (12.00%) Stress Testing
12 12 (12.00%) COBIT
12 12 (12.00%) Back Office
12 12 (12.00%) ISO 14001
12 12 (12.00%) ISO 9001
13 11 (11.00%) FTP
13 11 (11.00%) ITIL
13 11 (11.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 11 (11.00%) Front Office
13 11 (11.00%) Derivative

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.00%) IIS
2 3 (3.00%) SAS
3 1 (1.00%) Liferay
3 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.00%) JBoss
3 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (2.00%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (1.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) FTP
2 4 (4.00%) Network Security
3 3 (3.00%) LTE
3 3 (3.00%) GSM
3 3 (3.00%) LAN
3 3 (3.00%) VPN
3 3 (3.00%) DMZ
3 3 (3.00%) 3G
3 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.00%) 2G
3 3 (3.00%) 2.5G
3 3 (3.00%) VLAN
3 3 (3.00%) SIGTRAN
3 3 (3.00%) GGSN
4 1 (1.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.00%) Big Data
2 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (40.00%) Finance
2 26 (26.00%) Banking
3 18 (18.00%) Retail
4 15 (15.00%) Retail Banking
5 13 (13.00%) Investment Banking
6 12 (12.00%) Back Office
7 11 (11.00%) Front Office
8 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (3.00%) International Banking
11 2 (2.00%) Marketing
12 1 (1.00%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) HTML
1 1 (1.00%) .NET
1 1 (1.00%) CSS
1 1 (1.00%) Spring
1 1 (1.00%) GWT
1 1 (1.00%) jQuery
1 1 (1.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Credit Risk
2 14 (14.00%) Market Risk
3 11 (11.00%) Derivative
4 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.00%) RMADS
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.00%) SCADA
7 2 (2.00%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.00%) CESG
7 2 (2.00%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.00%) Statistics
8 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.00%) GIS
8 1 (1.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Linux
2 7 (7.00%) UNIX
3 6 (6.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Risk Management
2 32 (32.00%) Information Security
3 25 (25.00%) Analytics
4 17 (17.00%) Programme Management
5 14 (14.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (14.00%) Risk Analysis
5 14 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (12.00%) Stress Testing
8 11 (11.00%) Customer Analytics
8 11 (11.00%) ITIL
8 11 (11.00%) Risk Analytics
9 10 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (9.00%) Business Continuity
10 9 (9.00%) Change Management
10 9 (9.00%) Information Assurance
11 8 (8.00%) Cyber Security
12 7 (7.00%) Data Protection
12 7 (7.00%) IT Governance
12 7 (7.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) C
1 6 (6.00%) Java
1 6 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.00%) R
2 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.00%) C#
2 1 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) CISSP
2 14 (14.00%) PMP
2 14 (14.00%) PMI Certification
3 10 (10.00%) CISA
4 9 (9.00%) CISM
4 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.00%) Degree
6 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.00%) CRISC
8 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.00%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.00%) GIAC
8 2 (2.00%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.00%) CISMP
9 1 (1.00%) QiCA
9 1 (1.00%) CIMA
9 1 (1.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (22.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (12.00%) COBIT
3 12 (12.00%) ISO 9001
3 12 (12.00%) ISO 14001
4 11 (11.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (11.00%) CRD IV
5 5 (5.00%) COREP
5 5 (5.00%) FINREP
6 3 (3.00%) QA
7 2 (2.00%) Basel II
7 2 (2.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.00%) CA
2 2 (2.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.00%) Cognos
2 2 (2.00%) IBM
2 2 (2.00%) Teradata
3 1 (1.00%) Google
3 1 (1.00%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (1.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.00%) SunGard
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