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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 834 828 817
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 45 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.042% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.045% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 57
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +16.45%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 24 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 27 January 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 +3 44 £55,000 +10.00% 4
London +18 19 £62,500 +25.00% 4
South East -41 11 £55,000 +19.56%
South West -2 8 £52,500 -2.77%
Berkshire -1 6 £75,000 +11.11%
Reading +8 5 £75,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £40,000 -
East of England - 4 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £47,500 -
Bristol - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +7 2 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Manchester -5 2 £43,250 +1.76%
North West -11 2 £43,250 -10.36%
Swindon - 2 £41,750 -
Bracknell - 2 £75,000 -
Bedford - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Avon - 1 £55,000 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 35 (36.46%) Risk Management
2 32 (33.33%) Finance
3 28 (29.17%) Information Security
4 25 (26.04%) Banking
5 19 (19.79%) CISSP
5 19 (19.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (16.67%) COBIT
7 15 (15.63%) PCI DSS
8 14 (14.58%) Credit Risk
8 14 (14.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (13.54%) PCI QSA
9 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (13.54%) Retail
10 12 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
10 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (11.46%) Retail Banking
11 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2
12 10 (10.42%) Programme Management
13 9 (9.38%) Investment Banking
13 9 (9.38%) UNIX
13 9 (9.38%) Java
13 9 (9.38%) SQL
13 9 (9.38%) ISO 9001
13 9 (9.38%) ISO 14001
14 8 (8.33%) Change Management
14 8 (8.33%) PMP
14 8 (8.33%) PMI Certification
14 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
14 8 (8.33%) Market Risk
14 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.04%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) FTP
2 3 (3.13%) VPN
2 3 (3.13%) DMZ
2 3 (3.13%) 3G
2 3 (3.13%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) 2G
2 3 (3.13%) 2.5G
2 3 (3.13%) VLAN
2 3 (3.13%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (3.13%) GGSN
2 3 (3.13%) LTE
2 3 (3.13%) GSM
2 3 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.04%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
General
1 32 (33.33%) Finance
2 25 (26.04%) Banking
3 13 (13.54%) Retail
4 11 (11.46%) Retail Banking
5 9 (9.38%) Investment Banking
6 5 (5.21%) Front Office
6 5 (5.21%) Back Office
7 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Credit Risk
2 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.33%) Market Risk
4 5 (5.21%) Derivative
5 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.08%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.08%) SCADA
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.04%) GIS
7 1 (1.04%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) UNIX
2 3 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) Risk Management
2 28 (29.17%) Information Security
3 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2
6 10 (10.42%) Programme Management
7 8 (8.33%) Change Management
7 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 8 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (8.33%) Analytics
8 7 (7.29%) Cyber Security
8 7 (7.29%) People Management
8 7 (7.29%) Stress Testing
9 6 (6.25%) System Testing
9 6 (6.25%) Information Assurance
9 6 (6.25%) OO
9 6 (6.25%) Business Continuity
10 5 (5.21%) ITIL
10 5 (5.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) Java
1 9 (9.38%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 6 (6.25%) C#
2 6 (6.25%) C++
3 3 (3.13%) C
4 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) CISSP
2 13 (13.54%) PCI QSA
3 8 (8.33%) PMP
3 8 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 7 (7.29%) CISA
4 7 (7.29%) Degree
5 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.17%) CRISC
6 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.13%) CISM
8 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.08%) ACCA
8 2 (2.08%) CIMA
8 2 (2.08%) GIAC
8 2 (2.08%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.04%) CISMP
9 1 (1.04%) SAS Certification
9 1 (1.04%) ISACA
9 1 (1.04%) QiCA
9 1 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (16.67%) COBIT
3 15 (15.63%) PCI DSS
4 14 (14.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (9.38%) ISO 9001
5 9 (9.38%) ISO 14001
6 7 (7.29%) Basel II
7 5 (5.21%) CRD IV
8 4 (4.17%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.04%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.04%) Teradata
3 1 (1.04%) Mantas
3 1 (1.04%) Norkom
3 1 (1.04%) SAP
3 1 (1.04%) Cognos
3 1 (1.04%) IBM
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago