The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Officer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Officer
Rank 869 890 871
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Officer 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 2
Average salary £46,377 £52,000 £55,113
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% -5.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,400 £31,203
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,600 £79,023
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £50,000 £25,225
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +98.21%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Officer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Officer within the UK.

Risk Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Officer over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Risk Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Officer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 12 £46,377 -10.81% 4
South West - 7 £46,377 -
Wiltshire - 7 £46,377 -
Swindon - 7 £46,377 -
South East -13 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £60,000 - 1
London +17 2 £65,000 +20.37% 2

Risk Officer
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Officer 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 Officer in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Business Transformation
4 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 3 (23.08%) Strategic Management
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) CISSP
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Advertising
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Social Media
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Legal
7 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (7.69%) Internet

Risk Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Officer 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 Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Business Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Strategic Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
1 3 (23.08%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VIQU
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 22 days ago