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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 868 890 833
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 29 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.031% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.033% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 23
Average salary £58,250 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.01% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,016 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.55%

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
104105 111560 103736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86198 90937 85872
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 £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 5 August 2015 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 15 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 5 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 +28 29 £58,250 +2.64% 7
London +15 22 £60,000 -11.11% 5
South East +6 4 £50,000 -0.99%
City of London +26 3 £55,000 -1.78% 2
South West - 3 £52,032 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Swindon - 2 £52,032 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £52,032 - 1
Surrey +13 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Guildford +5 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 48 (60.76%) Risk Management
2 40 (50.63%) Finance
3 30 (37.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (36.71%) Analytics
5 28 (35.44%) Banking
6 21 (26.58%) Back Office
7 20 (25.32%) Information Security
8 19 (24.05%) Retail
8 19 (24.05%) Credit Risk
8 19 (24.05%) Market Risk
9 18 (22.78%) Programme Management
10 17 (21.52%) Technical Architecture
10 17 (21.52%) Investment Banking
10 17 (21.52%) Retail Banking
10 17 (21.52%) PMP
10 17 (21.52%) PMI Certification
10 17 (21.52%) PRINCE2
11 16 (20.25%) FTP
11 16 (20.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (20.25%) Derivative
11 16 (20.25%) Front Office
11 16 (20.25%) Customer Analytics
11 16 (20.25%) CRD IV
11 16 (20.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (20.25%) PCI DSS
12 15 (18.99%) COBIT
12 15 (18.99%) CISSP
13 14 (17.72%) ITIL
14 12 (15.19%) Risk Analysis
15 11 (13.92%) Risk Assessment

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (7.59%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) SAS
3 1 (1.27%) Liferay
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) JBoss
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Primavera
1 1 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.27%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) FTP
2 5 (6.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) MPLS
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.27%) Big Data
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (50.63%) Finance
2 28 (35.44%) Banking
3 21 (26.58%) Back Office
4 19 (24.05%) Retail
5 17 (21.52%) Investment Banking
5 17 (21.52%) Retail Banking
6 16 (20.25%) Front Office
7 4 (5.06%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (5.06%) International Banking
8 2 (2.53%) Marketing
8 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) Spring
1 1 (1.27%) GWT
1 1 (1.27%) jQuery
1 1 (1.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Credit Risk
1 19 (24.05%) Market Risk
2 16 (20.25%) Derivative
3 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.86%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (7.59%) RMADS
5 5 (6.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.80%) CESG
6 3 (3.80%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.27%) Social Media
7 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.27%) GIS
7 1 (1.27%) Statistics
7 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) UNIX
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Risk Management
2 29 (36.71%) Analytics
3 20 (25.32%) Information Security
4 18 (22.78%) Programme Management
5 17 (21.52%) PRINCE2
5 17 (21.52%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (20.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (20.25%) Customer Analytics
7 14 (17.72%) ITIL
8 12 (15.19%) Risk Analysis
9 11 (13.92%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (12.66%) Stress Testing
10 10 (12.66%) Risk Analytics
10 10 (12.66%) Information Assurance
11 8 (10.13%) Data Protection
11 8 (10.13%) IT Governance
12 7 (8.86%) Cyber Security
12 7 (8.86%) Service Management
13 6 (7.59%) Project Management
13 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) C
2 3 (3.80%) Java
2 3 (3.80%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.27%) C#
3 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) PMP
1 17 (21.52%) PMI Certification
2 15 (18.99%) CISSP
3 9 (11.39%) CISM
4 7 (8.86%) CISA
4 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) ACCA
5 5 (6.33%) CIMA
6 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.80%) CRISC
8 2 (2.53%) Degree
9 1 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.27%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.27%) CISMP
9 1 (1.27%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (37.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (20.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (20.25%) PCI DSS
2 16 (20.25%) CRD IV
3 15 (18.99%) COBIT
4 4 (5.06%) QA
4 4 (5.06%) COREP
4 4 (5.06%) FINREP
5 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.80%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.27%) Basel II
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) SunGard
1 5 (6.33%) Wall Street Systems
2 4 (5.06%) CA
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) SAP
3 2 (2.53%) IBM
3 2 (2.53%) Teradata
4 1 (1.27%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Cognos
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
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