The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Risk Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Officer
UK
Rank 836 932 947
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Officer 17 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.015% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 0
Median salary £56,000 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.40% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 -
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Risk Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Risk Officer in the job title.

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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Risk Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Officer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +92 17 £56,000 -10.40% 1
London +64 10 £66,500 -21.76%
Birmingham - 7 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £40,000 -
City of London +41 2 £57,750 -32.05%

Risk Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Risk Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Risk Officer in the job title.

1 25 (80.65%) Information Security
2 20 (64.52%) CISA
2 20 (64.52%) CISSP
2 20 (64.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (54.84%) CISM
4 15 (48.39%) Internal Audit
5 12 (38.71%) Finance
5 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
6 10 (32.26%) Degree
7 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
8 8 (25.81%) ISMS
8 8 (25.81%) Security Operations
9 7 (22.58%) Security Auditing
9 7 (22.58%) ITIL
9 7 (22.58%) CISMP
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Forensics
10 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Security
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) CGEIT
10 6 (19.35%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (16.13%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (16.13%) COBIT
11 5 (16.13%) QA
11 5 (16.13%) Threat Analysis
12 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
12 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2

Risk Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Fintech
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Information Security
2 15 (48.39%) Internal Audit
3 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
4 8 (25.81%) ISMS
4 8 (25.81%) Security Operations
5 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) Security Auditing
6 6 (19.35%) Computer Forensics
6 6 (19.35%) Computer Security
6 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
7 5 (16.13%) Threat Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
9 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (6.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
1 2 (6.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) CISA
1 20 (64.52%) CISSP
2 17 (54.84%) CISM
3 10 (32.26%) Degree
4 7 (22.58%) CISMP
5 6 (19.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (19.35%) CGEIT
5 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CRISC
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (64.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (16.13%) COBIT
3 5 (16.13%) QA
4 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
5 3 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (3.23%) ISO27005
6 1 (3.23%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP