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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 866 881 847
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 29 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.030% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.032% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 27
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £44,100 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 12 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 27 August 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 +11 29 £55,000 +4.76% 9
London +42 23 £60,000 +3.44% 4
City of London +30 4 £48,750 -12.94% 2
Berkshire +9 4 £50,000 +5.26%
South East +2 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £52,032 - 3
South West - 2 £52,032 - 3
Swindon - 2 £52,032 - 3
Bracknell - 2 £50,000 -
Reading -5 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Milton Keynes -16 1 £50,000 -4.76%

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 49 (64.47%) Risk Management
2 38 (50.00%) Finance
3 28 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (35.53%) Banking
5 22 (28.95%) Analytics
6 19 (25.00%) Information Security
6 19 (25.00%) Credit Risk
7 18 (23.68%) Back Office
8 17 (22.37%) Programme Management
8 17 (22.37%) Market Risk
8 17 (22.37%) PCI DSS
9 16 (21.05%) Retail
9 16 (21.05%) COBIT
10 15 (19.74%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (19.74%) PMP
10 15 (19.74%) PMI Certification
10 15 (19.74%) ITIL
10 15 (19.74%) PRINCE2
11 14 (18.42%) CISSP
11 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (18.42%) Retail Banking
11 14 (18.42%) Investment Banking
12 13 (17.11%) Front Office
12 13 (17.11%) Derivative
12 13 (17.11%) Risk Analysis
12 13 (17.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 13 (17.11%) FTP
12 13 (17.11%) Customer Analytics
12 13 (17.11%) CRD IV
13 10 (13.16%) IT Governance

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (7.89%) IIS
2 4 (5.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Primavera
1 1 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.32%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) FTP
2 5 (6.58%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.32%) Big Data
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
General
1 38 (50.00%) Finance
2 27 (35.53%) Banking
3 18 (23.68%) Back Office
4 16 (21.05%) Retail
5 14 (18.42%) Investment Banking
5 14 (18.42%) Retail Banking
6 13 (17.11%) Front Office
7 6 (7.89%) International Banking
8 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
9 3 (3.95%) Marketing
10 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
11 1 (1.32%) Electronics
11 1 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 17 (22.37%) Market Risk
3 13 (17.11%) Derivative
4 8 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (6.58%) RMADS
7 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.95%) CESG
7 3 (3.95%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.32%) DTV
8 1 (1.32%) GIS
8 1 (1.32%) Statistics
8 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) UNIX
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Risk Management
2 22 (28.95%) Analytics
3 19 (25.00%) Information Security
4 17 (22.37%) Programme Management
5 15 (19.74%) ITIL
5 15 (19.74%) PRINCE2
5 15 (19.74%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (17.11%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (17.11%) Customer Analytics
8 10 (13.16%) IT Governance
9 9 (11.84%) Data Protection
9 9 (11.84%) Information Assurance
9 9 (11.84%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (10.53%) Stress Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Service Management
11 7 (9.21%) Risk Analytics
12 6 (7.89%) Project Management
12 6 (7.89%) Balanced Scorecard
12 6 (7.89%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) C
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
3 2 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) PMP
1 15 (19.74%) PMI Certification
2 14 (18.42%) CISSP
3 9 (11.84%) CISM
4 7 (9.21%) CISA
5 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.58%) ACCA
6 5 (6.58%) CIMA
7 4 (5.26%) CRISC
8 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.63%) Degree
10 1 (1.32%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.32%) CGEIT
10 1 (1.32%) CISMP
10 1 (1.32%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (22.37%) PCI DSS
3 16 (21.05%) COBIT
4 13 (17.11%) CRD IV
4 13 (17.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (7.89%) QA
6 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
6 3 (3.95%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.32%) Basel II
7 1 (1.32%) COREP
7 1 (1.32%) FINREP
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) SunGard
1 5 (6.58%) Wall Street Systems
2 4 (5.26%) CA
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) Teradata
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Cognos
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Posted: 14 days ago
South East
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