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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Consultant
Rank 828 862 889
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 107 75 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.070% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.073% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 91 63 45
Average salary £62,500 £56,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 18 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 10 February 2016. 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 +52 104 £62,500 +8.69% 13
London +44 84 £65,000 +8.33% 6
South East +15 9 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Yorkshire - 7 £54,500 - 3
Yorkshire - 7 £54,500 - 3
Leeds - 7 £54,500 - 2
Berkshire -9 5 £50,000 -33.33% 1
City of London +53 4 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Surrey +14 4 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Swindon +4 4 £34,059 -18.42%
Wiltshire +2 4 £34,059 -28.29%
South West -15 4 £34,059 -35.12%
Reading +5 3 £50,000 -33.33%
Staines - 3 £62,500 -
Scotland +1 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £50,000 -
Newbury - 1 £32,500 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 130 (54.62%) Finance
2 103 (43.28%) Risk Management
3 81 (34.03%) CISSP
4 80 (33.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 57 (23.95%) Degree
6 51 (21.43%) Information Security
7 50 (21.01%) Banking
8 47 (19.75%) PCI DSS
9 43 (18.07%) Performance Management
10 42 (17.65%) Project Management
11 40 (16.81%) Credit Risk
12 39 (16.39%) COBIT
13 36 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 36 (15.13%) Back Office
14 34 (14.29%) Law
14 34 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
15 33 (13.87%) Security Architecture
16 32 (13.45%) Oracle
16 32 (13.45%) Security Operations
17 30 (12.61%) IISP
17 30 (12.61%) IIS
17 30 (12.61%) SIEM
17 30 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (12.18%) Functional Testing
18 29 (12.18%) Splunk
18 29 (12.18%) Portfolio Management
18 29 (12.18%) Test Strategy
18 29 (12.18%) Security Operations Centre
18 29 (12.18%) Data Centre
19 28 (11.76%) ArcSight

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (12.61%) IIS
2 9 (3.78%) SAS
3 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Oracle FAH
1 5 (2.10%) SAP Bank Analyzer
2 4 (1.68%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.26%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.98%) Network Security
2 9 (3.78%) FTP
3 2 (0.84%) Firewall
3 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (2.10%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (1.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.42%) Big Data
4 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 130 (54.62%) Finance
2 50 (21.01%) Banking
3 36 (15.13%) Back Office
4 34 (14.29%) Law
5 22 (9.24%) Retail
6 21 (8.82%) Investment Banking
7 15 (6.30%) Retail Banking
8 12 (5.04%) Front Office
9 8 (3.36%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.68%) Legal
10 4 (1.68%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.26%) Marketing
12 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.84%) Electronics
13 1 (0.42%) Games
13 1 (0.42%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (0.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.81%) Credit Risk
2 30 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (12.18%) Data Centre
3 29 (12.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 19 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (6.72%) Market Risk
6 10 (4.20%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.36%) Derivative
8 7 (2.94%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.84%) CESG
10 2 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.42%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.42%) Online Games
11 1 (0.42%) Social Media
11 1 (0.42%) User Experience
11 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.62%) Linux
2 10 (4.20%) Unix
3 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (43.28%) Risk Management
2 51 (21.43%) Information Security
3 43 (18.07%) Performance Management
4 42 (17.65%) Project Management
5 36 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 33 (13.87%) Security Architecture
8 32 (13.45%) Security Operations
9 30 (12.61%) SIEM
10 29 (12.18%) Functional Testing
10 29 (12.18%) Portfolio Management
10 29 (12.18%) Test Strategy
11 28 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (11.34%) Data Analysis
13 25 (10.50%) ITIL
13 25 (10.50%) Stress Testing
14 24 (10.08%) Business Analysis
14 24 (10.08%) Business Development
14 24 (10.08%) Service Delivery
15 22 (9.24%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (5.46%) C#
2 13 (5.46%) C++
2 13 (5.46%) Java
2 13 (5.46%) SQL
3 10 (4.20%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.68%) C
5 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (34.03%) CISSP
2 57 (23.95%) Degree
3 30 (12.61%) IISP
4 21 (8.82%) PMI Certification
4 21 (8.82%) PMP
5 20 (8.40%) CISM
6 19 (7.98%) ACCA
6 19 (7.98%) CIMA
7 16 (6.72%) CISA
8 11 (4.62%) CESG Certified Professional
9 8 (3.36%) CLAS
9 8 (3.36%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.94%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.26%) CEH
11 3 (1.26%) CRISC
12 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.84%) GCIH
12 2 (0.84%) GIAC
12 2 (0.84%) OSCP
12 2 (0.84%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (33.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (19.75%) PCI DSS
3 39 (16.39%) COBIT
4 14 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (5.46%) Solvency II
6 8 (3.36%) CRD IV
7 3 (1.26%) Basel III
7 3 (1.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (1.26%) SLA
8 2 (0.84%) EMIR
8 2 (0.84%) MiFID
8 2 (0.84%) RMADS
9 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.42%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (6.72%) QRadar
Vendors
1 32 (13.45%) Oracle
2 29 (12.18%) Splunk
3 28 (11.76%) ArcSight
4 22 (9.24%) SAP
5 19 (7.98%) SunGard
5 19 (7.98%) Wall Street Systems
6 13 (5.46%) IBM
6 13 (5.46%) Teradata
7 7 (2.94%) Calypso
7 7 (2.94%) Misys
7 7 (2.94%) Murex
8 4 (1.68%) Temenos
9 1 (0.42%) Sybase
9 1 (0.42%) Tableau
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