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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Officer
Rank 937 929 1006
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Officer 15 42 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.038% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.039% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 3
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £87,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,377 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +1.92%

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
99560 107062 114531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.23% 96.48% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83662 87327 92673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016 within the UK.

Risk Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Officer
Top 12 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 28 April 2016. 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 +8 15 £55,000 -18.51% 2
South East +31 8 £55,000 -12.00%
Guildford - 6 £55,000 -
Surrey - 6 £55,000 -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
London -4 3 £85,000 +21.42%
City of London +54 1 £85,000 +21.42%
Milton Keynes +17 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £87,500 -

Risk Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 24 (77.42%) Risk Management
2 21 (67.74%) Information Security
3 17 (54.84%) Finance
4 14 (45.16%) COBIT
5 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
6 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (32.26%) ISMS
7 9 (29.03%) Information Security Management
7 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (29.03%) Security Management
8 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
8 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
9 7 (22.58%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (22.58%) ITIL
10 6 (19.35%) IT Governance
10 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
10 6 (19.35%) CRISC
10 6 (19.35%) Information Security Governance
10 6 (19.35%) CGEIT
10 6 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (19.35%) SANS
10 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
11 5 (16.13%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) Legal
13 3 (9.68%) Internal Audit
13 3 (9.68%) Presales

Risk Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 3 (9.68%) Back Office
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Risk Management
2 21 (67.74%) Information Security
3 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (32.26%) ISMS
4 9 (29.03%) Information Security Management
4 9 (29.03%) Security Management
4 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) Information Security Governance
7 6 (19.35%) IT Governance
7 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
7 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
8 3 (9.68%) Internal Audit
8 3 (9.68%) Presales
8 3 (9.68%) Process Management
9 2 (6.45%) Data Privacy
10 1 (3.23%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CGEIT
1 6 (19.35%) CRISC
1 6 (19.35%) SANS
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) CISM
4 1 (3.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) COBIT
2 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
4 2 (6.45%) COSO
4 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Capita
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago