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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Officer
Rank 874 939 877
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Officer 29 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 4
Average salary £66,250 £50,000 £28,863
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% +73.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £50,000 £25,225
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,188 £50,000 £25,225
% change year-on-year
+6.37% +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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £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 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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Risk Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Officer
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 Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +60 29 £66,250 +32.50% 2
London - 16 £70,000 - 2
Swindon - 7 £46,377 -
Wiltshire - 7 £46,377 -
South West - 7 £46,377 -
South East +4 6 £62,500 +25.00%
City of London - 5 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £60,000 -
Kent +21 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Chatham - 1 £65,000 -

Risk Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (75.86%) Information Security
2 17 (58.62%) Finance
3 15 (51.72%) Risk Management
4 13 (44.83%) CISM
4 13 (44.83%) CISSP
5 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (31.03%) CISA
7 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
8 6 (20.69%) Taxonomies
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
8 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
9 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
9 5 (17.24%) COBIT
9 5 (17.24%) Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
10 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.34%) CRISC
11 3 (10.34%) ITIL
11 3 (10.34%) Strategic Management
12 2 (6.90%) Marketing
12 2 (6.90%) Legal
12 2 (6.90%) Advertising
12 2 (6.90%) Project Management
12 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (6.90%) Change Management
12 2 (6.90%) Big Data
12 2 (6.90%) Big Data Analytics

Risk Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Taxonomies
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Information Security
2 15 (51.72%) Risk Management
3 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
5 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Strategic Management
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) Change Management
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security
9 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.45%) SIEM
9 1 (3.45%) Data Governance
9 1 (3.45%) CRM
9 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CISSP
1 13 (44.83%) CISM
2 9 (31.03%) CISA
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) CRISC
5 2 (6.90%) CSSLP
6 1 (3.45%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.24%) COBIT
4 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.90%) COSO
5 1 (3.45%) EMIR
5 1 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (3.45%) Basel II
5 1 (3.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago