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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 825 854 833
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 45 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.034% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.036% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 51
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £46,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +31.42%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 22 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 3 March 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 +21 41 £55,000 +10.00% 5
London +8 24 £62,500 +19.04% 3
South East -24 10 £40,000 -13.04%
Berkshire +1 5 £55,000 -18.51%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £40,000 -
Scotland +12 3 £35,250 -
Edinburgh +10 3 £35,250 -
Reading -5 3 - -
South West -18 3 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England - 3 £40,000 - 1
Manchester +1 2 £43,250 +1.76%
North West -13 2 £43,250 +1.76%
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
City of London +8 1 £75,000 +7.14% 1
West Midlands -25 1 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 38 (38.78%) Finance
2 34 (34.69%) Risk Management
3 31 (31.63%) Information Security
4 28 (28.57%) Banking
5 23 (23.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (19.39%) Analytics
7 18 (18.37%) CISSP
7 18 (18.37%) Credit Risk
8 16 (16.33%) Retail
8 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
8 16 (16.33%) PCI DSS
9 15 (15.31%) Programme Management
10 14 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
10 14 (14.29%) Retail Banking
11 13 (13.27%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (13.27%) Investment Banking
11 13 (13.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (13.27%) PMP
11 13 (13.27%) PMI Certification
12 12 (12.24%) Market Risk
13 11 (11.22%) Stress Testing
13 11 (11.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 10 (10.20%) Front Office
14 10 (10.20%) Back Office
14 10 (10.20%) FTP
14 10 (10.20%) Java
14 10 (10.20%) Derivative
14 10 (10.20%) CRD IV
14 10 (10.20%) PCI QSA
14 10 (10.20%) Customer Analytics

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (3.06%) SAS
2 1 (1.02%) Liferay
2 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.02%) JBoss
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.02%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) FTP
2 3 (3.06%) VPN
2 3 (3.06%) DMZ
2 3 (3.06%) 3G
2 3 (3.06%) Firewall
2 3 (3.06%) 2G
2 3 (3.06%) 2.5G
2 3 (3.06%) VLAN
2 3 (3.06%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (3.06%) GGSN
2 3 (3.06%) LTE
2 3 (3.06%) GSM
2 3 (3.06%) LAN
3 1 (1.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (38.78%) Finance
2 28 (28.57%) Banking
3 16 (16.33%) Retail
4 14 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 13 (13.27%) Investment Banking
6 10 (10.20%) Front Office
6 10 (10.20%) Back Office
7 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.06%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.02%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) HTML
1 1 (1.02%) CSS
1 1 (1.02%) Spring
1 1 (1.02%) GWT
1 1 (1.02%) jQuery
1 1 (1.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Credit Risk
2 12 (12.24%) Market Risk
3 10 (10.20%) Derivative
4 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.04%) RMADS
5 2 (2.04%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.04%) SCADA
5 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.02%) GIS
6 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) UNIX
2 4 (4.08%) Linux
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.69%) Risk Management
2 31 (31.63%) Information Security
3 19 (19.39%) Analytics
4 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
5 15 (15.31%) Programme Management
6 14 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (13.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (13.27%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (11.22%) Stress Testing
9 10 (10.20%) Customer Analytics
10 8 (8.16%) Cyber Security
10 8 (8.16%) Change Management
11 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 7 (7.14%) Information Assurance
12 6 (6.12%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (6.12%) System Testing
12 6 (6.12%) Security Management
12 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity
12 6 (6.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) Java
2 9 (9.18%) SQL
3 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
3 6 (6.12%) C#
3 6 (6.12%) C++
4 3 (3.06%) C
5 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) CISSP
2 13 (13.27%) PMP
2 13 (13.27%) PMI Certification
3 10 (10.20%) PCI QSA
4 8 (8.16%) CISA
5 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.12%) Degree
6 5 (5.10%) CRISC
6 5 (5.10%) CISM
6 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.04%) ACCA
7 2 (2.04%) CIMA
7 2 (2.04%) GIAC
7 2 (2.04%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.02%) CISMP
8 1 (1.02%) QiCA
8 1 (1.02%) ISACA
8 1 (1.02%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (16.33%) PCI DSS
3 11 (11.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (10.20%) CRD IV
5 9 (9.18%) ISO 9001
5 9 (9.18%) ISO 14001
5 9 (9.18%) COBIT
6 7 (7.14%) Basel II
7 4 (4.08%) Solvency II
7 4 (4.08%) COREP
7 4 (4.08%) FINREP
Vendors
1 7 (7.14%) Oracle
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.02%) Teradata
3 1 (1.02%) Mantas
3 1 (1.02%) Google
3 1 (1.02%) Norkom
3 1 (1.02%) SAP
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos
3 1 (1.02%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago