The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Risk Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Consultant
UK
Rank 821 792 883
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +91
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 37 128 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.13% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 16 111 59
Median salary £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.21%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Risk Consultant in the job title.

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 17 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 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 -39 37 £61,250 +2.08% 6
London -11 28 £63,250 -2.69% 5
City of London +21 4 £42,500 -5.55% 4
South West +11 4 £60,000 +76.16%
North West - 3 £50,000 -
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Bristol - 2 - -
South East +59 1 £64,000 +28.00% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £64,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £64,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £60,000 -
Bath - 1 - -

Risk Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 57 (60.00%) CISSP
2 54 (56.84%) Degree
3 49 (51.58%) Finance
4 41 (43.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (42.11%) Information Security
6 39 (41.05%) Cybersecurity
7 35 (36.84%) Risk Management
8 34 (35.79%) CISA
9 27 (28.42%) PCI DSS
10 25 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (24.21%) CISM
12 21 (22.11%) Management Information System
13 20 (21.05%) IIS
13 20 (21.05%) IISP
14 18 (18.95%) People Management
14 18 (18.95%) Security Architecture
15 17 (17.89%) Risk Assessment
16 15 (15.79%) Security Management
17 14 (14.74%) Information Security Management
17 14 (14.74%) COBIT
17 14 (14.74%) CESG Certified Professional
18 13 (13.68%) ISO27002
18 13 (13.68%) CISMP
19 12 (12.63%) Banking
20 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
21 8 (8.42%) Project Management
21 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
22 7 (7.37%) SIEM
22 7 (7.37%) CRISC
22 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills

Risk Consultant 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 20 (21.05%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.11%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Firewall
2 4 (4.21%) Network Security
3 2 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.11%) LAN
4 1 (1.05%) Wideband
4 1 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
1 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Burp Suite
General
1 49 (51.58%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.26%) Retail
5 4 (4.21%) Marketing
5 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.16%) Local Government
7 2 (2.11%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.11%) Legal
8 1 (1.05%) Electronics
8 1 (1.05%) French Language
8 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.21%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.21%) Economics
5 4 (4.21%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.21%) PKI
5 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.16%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.11%) CESG
7 2 (2.11%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.11%) FMCG
7 2 (2.11%) Life Science
8 1 (1.05%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.05%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Kali Linux
2 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) Information Security
2 39 (41.05%) Cybersecurity
3 35 (36.84%) Risk Management
4 25 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (18.95%) People Management
5 18 (18.95%) Security Architecture
6 17 (17.89%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (15.79%) Security Management
8 14 (14.74%) Information Security Management
9 8 (8.42%) Project Management
10 7 (7.37%) SIEM
11 6 (6.32%) Analytics
11 6 (6.32%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (6.32%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.26%) Business Development
12 5 (5.26%) Compliance Audit
12 5 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
12 5 (5.26%) ITIL
12 5 (5.26%) Network Architecture
12 5 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.37%) C
2 5 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (1.05%) C#
3 1 (1.05%) C++
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.05%) Perl
3 1 (1.05%) Ruby
3 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (60.00%) CISSP
2 54 (56.84%) Degree
3 34 (35.79%) CISA
4 23 (24.21%) CISM
5 20 (21.05%) IISP
6 14 (14.74%) CESG Certified Professional
7 13 (13.68%) CISMP
8 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
9 7 (7.37%) CRISC
10 6 (6.32%) DV Cleared
10 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
11 4 (4.21%) SANS
12 2 (2.11%) CLAS
13 1 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (1.05%) CGEIT
13 1 (1.05%) CHECK Team Leader
13 1 (1.05%) CREST Certified
13 1 (1.05%) OSCP
13 1 (1.05%) PCI QSA
13 1 (1.05%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (43.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (28.42%) PCI DSS
3 14 (14.74%) COBIT
4 13 (13.68%) ISO27002
5 5 (5.26%) MiFID
6 2 (2.11%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.05%) RMADS
7 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.05%) Nessus
2 1 (1.05%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (4.21%) CA
2 3 (3.16%) Cognizant
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) SAP
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 12 days ago