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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Consultant
Rank 866 820 842
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 36 56 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.052% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.056% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 53
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,450 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +8.33%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -44 31 £52,500 -19.23% 5
London -49 18 £56,000 -13.84% 4
South East -10 9 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Berkshire +8 7 £47,500 -2.56%
Reading +1 7 £47,500 -2.56%
Scotland - 5 £44,000 -
Stirling - 4 £44,000 -
City of London +6 3 £56,000 -20.00% 2
West Yorkshire -33 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Yorkshire -33 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Leeds - 2 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 1 £52,500 +7.69%
Milton Keynes -8 1 £52,500 +7.69%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 - 1

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 53 (59.55%) Risk Management
2 49 (55.06%) Finance
3 29 (32.58%) Degree
4 25 (28.09%) Banking
5 24 (26.97%) Analytics
6 20 (22.47%) Credit Risk
7 19 (21.35%) Retail
8 18 (20.22%) Information Security
8 18 (20.22%) CISA
8 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (19.10%) SAS
10 15 (16.85%) COBIT
11 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
12 13 (14.61%) SAP
12 13 (14.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (13.48%) Basel II
13 12 (13.48%) Management Information System
14 11 (12.36%) Stress Testing
15 10 (11.24%) Risk Analysis
15 10 (11.24%) Oracle
16 9 (10.11%) ERP
16 9 (10.11%) CISSP
16 9 (10.11%) Retail Banking
16 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (10.11%) Investment Banking
17 8 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
17 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
17 8 (8.99%) Market Risk
17 8 (8.99%) ISMS

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (19.10%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Office
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.12%) SPSS
1 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) SAP GRC
2 6 (6.74%) SAP Business One
3 2 (2.25%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.12%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.12%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) FTP
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.37%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
General
1 49 (55.06%) Finance
2 25 (28.09%) Banking
3 19 (21.35%) Retail
4 9 (10.11%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.11%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.62%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.49%) Front Office
6 4 (4.49%) Back Office
6 4 (4.49%) Marketing
7 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.12%) Billing
8 1 (1.12%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Credit Risk
2 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.48%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.99%) Market Risk
5 5 (5.62%) Economics
6 4 (4.49%) Derivative
6 4 (4.49%) RMADS
7 3 (3.37%) Statistics
7 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) UNIX
2 1 (1.12%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) AIX
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (59.55%) Risk Management
2 24 (26.97%) Analytics
3 18 (20.22%) Information Security
4 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
5 11 (12.36%) Stress Testing
6 10 (11.24%) Risk Analysis
7 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.11%) ERP
8 8 (8.99%) ITIL
8 8 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.99%) ISMS
9 7 (7.87%) Information Assurance
9 7 (7.87%) People Management
9 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.74%) Programme Management
10 6 (6.74%) Cyber Security
10 6 (6.74%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (6.74%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (6.74%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) SQL
2 4 (4.49%) C#
2 4 (4.49%) C++
2 4 (4.49%) Java
2 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Degree
2 18 (20.22%) CISA
3 9 (10.11%) CISSP
4 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.49%) PMP
6 4 (4.49%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.49%) CISM
7 3 (3.37%) ACCA
7 3 (3.37%) SAS Certification
7 3 (3.37%) PhD
7 3 (3.37%) PCI QSA
7 3 (3.37%) CRISC
8 2 (2.25%) CIMA
8 2 (2.25%) MBA
9 1 (1.12%) IIBA
9 1 (1.12%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) COBIT
2 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (14.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (13.48%) Basel II
5 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
6 4 (4.49%) CRD IV
7 3 (3.37%) FATCA
7 3 (3.37%) MiFID
8 2 (2.25%) EMIR
8 2 (2.25%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (1.12%) Basel III
9 1 (1.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) SAP
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle
3 1 (1.12%) JBoss
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco
3 1 (1.12%) IBM
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.12%) Murex
3 1 (1.12%) SunGard
3 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.12%) Mantas
3 1 (1.12%) Norkom
3 1 (1.12%) Tableau
3 1 (1.12%) Birst
Surrey
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago