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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Consultant
Rank 854 825 853
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 50 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.050% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.053% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 48
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £67,250 £90,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-17.39% -4.16%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 2014 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 19 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 October 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
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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 -24 46 £47,500 -26.92% 3
London -22 27 £53,750 -17.30% 3
South East +1 12 £47,500 -13.63%
Berkshire +10 9 £47,500 -2.56%
Reading +1 9 £47,500 -2.56%
Scotland - 4 £44,000 -
City of London +8 3 £49,000 -14.78%
Stirling - 3 £44,000 -
Yorkshire -26 2 £47,500 -5.00%
West Yorkshire -29 2 £47,500 -
Leeds -33 2 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £52,500 +7.69%
North West -8 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Milton Keynes -11 1 £52,500 +7.69%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 47 (50.54%) Risk Management
2 43 (46.24%) Finance
3 27 (29.03%) Banking
4 22 (23.66%) Information Security
4 22 (23.66%) Credit Risk
4 22 (23.66%) Analytics
5 20 (21.51%) Degree
6 18 (19.35%) Retail
7 17 (18.28%) COBIT
8 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (16.13%) SAS
9 15 (16.13%) CISSP
10 14 (15.05%) Business Analysis
11 13 (13.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (13.98%) Stress Testing
11 13 (13.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (12.90%) Basel II
12 12 (12.90%) CISA
12 12 (12.90%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (11.83%) PCI QSA
14 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (10.75%) SAP
14 10 (10.75%) Oracle
15 9 (9.68%) Management Information System
15 9 (9.68%) Investment Banking
15 9 (9.68%) Retail Banking
16 8 (8.60%) Market Risk
16 8 (8.60%) ITIL
16 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
16 8 (8.60%) UNIX

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 15 (16.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) FastStats
1 1 (1.08%) SPSS
1 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.08%) MS Office
1 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) SAP GRC
2 4 (4.30%) SAP Business One
3 2 (2.15%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.08%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.08%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) FTP
2 1 (1.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.23%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 43 (46.24%) Finance
2 27 (29.03%) Banking
3 18 (19.35%) Retail
4 9 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 9 (9.68%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.30%) Marketing
5 4 (4.30%) Front Office
5 4 (4.30%) Back Office
5 4 (4.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Credit Risk
2 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.60%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.30%) Derivative
6 2 (2.15%) Statistics
6 2 (2.15%) RMADS
6 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) UNIX
2 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) AIX
2 1 (1.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.54%) Risk Management
2 22 (23.66%) Information Security
2 22 (23.66%) Analytics
3 14 (15.05%) Business Analysis
4 13 (13.98%) Stress Testing
5 12 (12.90%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.60%) ITIL
7 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.53%) ERP
8 7 (7.53%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (7.53%) People Management
9 6 (6.45%) Information Assurance
9 6 (6.45%) Cyber Security
9 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.45%) System Testing
9 6 (6.45%) OO
10 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.38%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.53%) SQL
2 6 (6.45%) C#
2 6 (6.45%) C++
2 6 (6.45%) Java
2 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Degree
2 15 (16.13%) CISSP
3 12 (12.90%) CISA
4 11 (11.83%) PCI QSA
5 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.38%) PMP
6 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
6 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.30%) CISM
7 4 (4.30%) CRISC
8 3 (3.23%) SAS Certification
8 3 (3.23%) PhD
8 3 (3.23%) ACCA
9 2 (2.15%) CIMA
9 2 (2.15%) MBA
10 1 (1.08%) ISACA
10 1 (1.08%) IIBA
10 1 (1.08%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.28%) COBIT
2 13 (13.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (12.90%) Basel II
4 7 (7.53%) PCI DSS
5 4 (4.30%) CRD IV
6 2 (2.15%) Solvency II
7 1 (1.08%) FATCA
7 1 (1.08%) Basel III
7 1 (1.08%) SLA
7 1 (1.08%) MiFID
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) SAP
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.08%) Murex
2 1 (1.08%) SunGard
2 1 (1.08%) Mantas
2 1 (1.08%) Norkom
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £44000.00 - £49000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago