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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 870 890 827
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 32 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.041% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.043% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 31
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +36.36%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 July 2015 within the UK.

Risk Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 11 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 July 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 +10 31 £58,750 +9.30% 9
London +18 26 £60,000 +7.14% 6
City of London +35 5 £55,000 +12.24% 1
South East +5 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Guildford +7 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Surrey +6 2 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Manchester -1 1 £55,000 +4.76%
North West -7 1 £55,000 +4.76%
South West - 1 £55,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £57,500 -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (48.84%) Risk Management
2 40 (46.51%) Finance
3 31 (36.05%) Banking
3 31 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (36.05%) Analytics
4 21 (24.42%) Credit Risk
4 21 (24.42%) Information Security
5 20 (23.26%) Programme Management
5 20 (23.26%) Retail
5 20 (23.26%) Market Risk
5 20 (23.26%) Back Office
6 19 (22.09%) Retail Banking
7 18 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (20.93%) Investment Banking
7 18 (20.93%) PRINCE2
7 18 (20.93%) PMP
7 18 (20.93%) PMI Certification
8 17 (19.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (19.77%) FTP
8 17 (19.77%) Front Office
8 17 (19.77%) Derivative
8 17 (19.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (19.77%) Customer Analytics
8 17 (19.77%) PCI DSS
8 17 (19.77%) CRD IV
9 16 (18.60%) CISSP
10 14 (16.28%) COBIT
11 13 (15.12%) Risk Analysis
12 12 (13.95%) Stress Testing
12 12 (13.95%) Risk Assessment

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (4.65%) IIS
2 3 (3.49%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) Liferay
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.16%) JBoss
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Primavera
1 1 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.16%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.77%) FTP
2 5 (5.81%) Network Security
3 1 (1.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.16%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.16%) Big Data
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (46.51%) Finance
2 31 (36.05%) Banking
3 20 (23.26%) Retail
3 20 (23.26%) Back Office
4 19 (22.09%) Retail Banking
5 18 (20.93%) Investment Banking
6 17 (19.77%) Front Office
7 4 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (4.65%) International Banking
8 2 (2.33%) Marketing
8 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) HTML
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) CSS
1 1 (1.16%) Spring
1 1 (1.16%) GWT
1 1 (1.16%) jQuery
1 1 (1.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Credit Risk
2 20 (23.26%) Market Risk
3 17 (19.77%) Derivative
4 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.98%) RMADS
5 5 (5.81%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.49%) CESG
6 3 (3.49%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.33%) GIS
7 2 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.16%) Statistics
8 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) UNIX
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Risk Management
2 31 (36.05%) Analytics
3 21 (24.42%) Information Security
4 20 (23.26%) Programme Management
5 18 (20.93%) PRINCE2
5 18 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
6 17 (19.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (19.77%) Customer Analytics
7 13 (15.12%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (13.95%) Stress Testing
8 12 (13.95%) ITIL
8 12 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (12.79%) Risk Analytics
10 9 (10.47%) Information Assurance
11 8 (9.30%) IT Governance
12 7 (8.14%) Service Management
12 7 (8.14%) Data Protection
13 6 (6.98%) Project Management
13 6 (6.98%) Business Continuity
14 5 (5.81%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) C
2 4 (4.65%) SQL
3 3 (3.49%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.16%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) PMP
1 18 (20.93%) PMI Certification
2 16 (18.60%) CISSP
3 7 (8.14%) CISA
3 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) CISM
5 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.49%) CRISC
6 3 (3.49%) ACCA
6 3 (3.49%) PCI QSA
6 3 (3.49%) CIMA
7 2 (2.33%) CISMP
7 2 (2.33%) Degree
7 2 (2.33%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (19.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (19.77%) PCI DSS
2 17 (19.77%) CRD IV
3 14 (16.28%) COBIT
4 6 (6.98%) ISO 9001
4 6 (6.98%) ISO 14001
5 5 (5.81%) COREP
5 5 (5.81%) FINREP
6 4 (4.65%) QA
7 2 (2.33%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (4.65%) CA
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle
2 3 (3.49%) SunGard
2 3 (3.49%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (1.16%) SAP
3 1 (1.16%) Cognos
3 1 (1.16%) IBM
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.16%) Teradata
3 1 (1.16%) Google
London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Churchill Frank
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago