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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Consultant
Rank 865 809 827
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 38 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.050% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.053% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 51
Average salary £52,500 £58,500 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £44,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 21 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 20 August 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 -38 31 £52,500 -10.25% 8
London -33 16 £62,750 +0.40% 6
South East -4 8 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Scotland - 5 £45,500 -
Reading -3 4 £47,500 +3.26% 1
North West -8 4 £52,500 -19.23%
Berkshire -12 4 £47,500 +3.26% 1
City of London -2 3 £56,000 -49.09% 2
Stirling - 3 £44,750 -
Manchester -4 2 £52,500 -19.23%
West Yorkshire -28 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Yorkshire -34 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Leeds - 2 £47,500 -
Thames Valley - 2 £46,000 -
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Milton Keynes -10 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £47,000 -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 - 1

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 49 (57.65%) Finance
2 48 (56.47%) Risk Management
3 32 (37.65%) Degree
4 25 (29.41%) Analytics
5 22 (25.88%) Banking
6 21 (24.71%) Retail
6 21 (24.71%) CISA
7 19 (22.35%) SAS
7 19 (22.35%) Credit Risk
8 18 (21.18%) Information Security
9 16 (18.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (17.65%) SAP
11 13 (15.29%) Management Information System
12 11 (12.94%) CISSP
12 11 (12.94%) Retail Banking
13 10 (11.76%) COBIT
13 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
13 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2
13 10 (11.76%) ERP
13 10 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 10 (11.76%) Basel II
14 9 (10.59%) Programme Management
14 9 (10.59%) Data Analysis
15 8 (9.41%) Investment Banking
15 8 (9.41%) Risk Analysis
15 8 (9.41%) Stress Testing
15 8 (9.41%) ISMS
16 7 (8.24%) Market Risk
16 7 (8.24%) SAP Business One
16 7 (8.24%) Economics

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (22.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SPSS
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) FastStats
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) SAP Business One
1 7 (8.24%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.35%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) Base SAS
2 2 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.18%) RapidMiner
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
General
1 49 (57.65%) Finance
2 22 (25.88%) Banking
3 21 (24.71%) Retail
4 11 (12.94%) Retail Banking
5 8 (9.41%) Investment Banking
6 6 (7.06%) Financial Institution
7 5 (5.88%) Front Office
7 5 (5.88%) Back Office
8 4 (4.71%) Marketing
9 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.18%) Billing
10 1 (1.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Credit Risk
2 13 (15.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) Economics
3 7 (8.24%) Market Risk
4 5 (5.88%) Derivative
4 5 (5.88%) Statistics
4 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.71%) RMADS
6 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) UNIX
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) AIX
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) Risk Management
2 25 (29.41%) Analytics
3 18 (21.18%) Information Security
4 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 10 (11.76%) ERP
4 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 9 (10.59%) Data Analysis
5 9 (10.59%) Programme Management
6 8 (9.41%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (9.41%) Stress Testing
6 8 (9.41%) ISMS
7 7 (8.24%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (7.06%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (7.06%) Business Development
8 6 (7.06%) Project Management
8 6 (7.06%) ITIL
8 6 (7.06%) Information Assurance
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) SQL
1 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (37.65%) Degree
2 21 (24.71%) CISA
3 11 (12.94%) CISSP
4 6 (7.06%) PMI Certification
4 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.88%) CISM
5 5 (5.88%) PMP
6 4 (4.71%) PCI QSA
7 3 (3.53%) CRISC
7 3 (3.53%) PhD
7 3 (3.53%) SAS Certification
8 2 (2.35%) MBA
9 1 (1.18%) ACCA
9 1 (1.18%) IIBA
9 1 (1.18%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (11.76%) COBIT
2 10 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (11.76%) Basel II
3 5 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.88%) MiFID
3 5 (5.88%) FATCA
3 5 (5.88%) CRD IV
4 4 (4.71%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (4.71%) EMIR
5 1 (1.18%) SLA
5 1 (1.18%) BS25999
5 1 (1.18%) Basel III
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) SAP
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) Tableau
3 2 (2.35%) JBoss
3 2 (2.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.18%) Murex
4 1 (1.18%) SunGard
4 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco
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