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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Consultant
Rank 831 838 833
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 49 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.038% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.040% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 56
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +12.19%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 23 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 24 December 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 +5 48 £55,000 +10.00% 3
London -9 24 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East -17 8 £65,000 +41.30% 1
Berkshire +10 6 £75,000 +11.11%
Reading +6 6 £65,000 -3.70%
South West -5 6 £48,750 -9.72%
East of England - 4 £40,000 - 1
City of London +14 3 £55,000 -21.42%
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £47,500 -
North West -13 2 £38,250 -29.16%
Bracknell - 2 £75,000 -
Bristol - 2 £52,500 -
Manchester - 2 £38,250 -
Bedford - 2 £40,000 - 1
Swindon - 2 £41,750 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 32 (37.65%) Finance
3 24 (28.24%) Information Security
4 23 (27.06%) Banking
5 19 (22.35%) CISSP
6 16 (18.82%) COBIT
7 15 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (14.12%) Credit Risk
9 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.94%) CISA
10 11 (12.94%) Retail
10 11 (12.94%) PCI QSA
11 10 (11.76%) PCI DSS
12 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
12 9 (10.59%) UNIX
12 9 (10.59%) Retail Banking
13 8 (9.41%) Java
13 8 (9.41%) SQL
13 8 (9.41%) Investment Banking
13 8 (9.41%) Business Analysis
13 8 (9.41%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (8.24%) Oracle
14 7 (8.24%) Basel II
14 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity
14 7 (8.24%) Programme Management
14 7 (8.24%) Degree
14 7 (8.24%) Stress Testing
14 7 (8.24%) People Management

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (3.53%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.18%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.18%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) FTP
2 2 (2.35%) VPN
2 2 (2.35%) DMZ
2 2 (2.35%) 3G
2 2 (2.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.35%) 2G
2 2 (2.35%) 2.5G
2 2 (2.35%) VLAN
2 2 (2.35%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (2.35%) GGSN
2 2 (2.35%) LTE
2 2 (2.35%) GSM
2 2 (2.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
General
1 32 (37.65%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Banking
3 11 (12.94%) Retail
4 9 (10.59%) Retail Banking
5 8 (9.41%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.53%) Front Office
6 3 (3.53%) Back Office
7 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.18%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Credit Risk
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Market Risk
3 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.53%) Derivative
4 2 (2.35%) SCADA
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) UNIX
2 2 (2.35%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 24 (28.24%) Information Security
3 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.41%) Business Analysis
5 8 (9.41%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (8.24%) Stress Testing
6 7 (8.24%) Programme Management
6 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity
6 7 (8.24%) People Management
7 6 (7.06%) Cyber Security
7 6 (7.06%) Analytics
7 6 (7.06%) OO
7 6 (7.06%) ITIL
7 6 (7.06%) System Testing
7 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (4.71%) Security Management
8 4 (4.71%) Document Management
8 4 (4.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) Java
1 8 (9.41%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
2 6 (7.06%) C#
2 6 (7.06%) C++
3 2 (2.35%) C
4 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) CISSP
2 11 (12.94%) CISA
2 11 (12.94%) PCI QSA
3 7 (8.24%) Degree
4 6 (7.06%) CISM
4 6 (7.06%) PMP
4 6 (7.06%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.88%) CRISC
6 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.35%) GIAC
8 2 (2.35%) ISSAP
8 2 (2.35%) ACCA
8 2 (2.35%) CIMA
9 1 (1.18%) MBA
9 1 (1.18%) SAS Certification
9 1 (1.18%) PhD
9 1 (1.18%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) COBIT
2 15 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (14.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (11.76%) PCI DSS
5 7 (8.24%) Basel II
6 5 (5.88%) ISO 14001
6 5 (5.88%) ISO 9001
7 4 (4.71%) Solvency II
8 3 (3.53%) CRD IV
9 1 (1.18%) FATCA
9 1 (1.18%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Cognos
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.18%) Teradata
4 1 (1.18%) Mantas
4 1 (1.18%) Norkom
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