The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 204 247 294
Rank change year-on-year +43 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 15 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 25
Median salary £57,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +14.66% -8.53%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in the City of London

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Risk Analyst in the City of London

Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analyst in the City of London

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Risk Analyst 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 across the City of London region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (73.17%) Finance
2 20 (48.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (43.90%) Banking
4 15 (36.59%) Risk Analysis
5 13 (31.71%) IT Audit
6 12 (29.27%) ITIL
6 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (29.27%) COBIT
7 10 (24.39%) Security Architecture
7 10 (24.39%) SQL
7 10 (24.39%) Information Security
8 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
9 8 (19.51%) IT Governance
9 8 (19.51%) Publishing
9 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (19.51%) CGEIT
9 8 (19.51%) Market Risk
9 8 (19.51%) CRISC
10 7 (17.07%) ISACA
10 7 (17.07%) Process Improvement
10 7 (17.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (17.07%) Basel II
10 7 (17.07%) Security Management
10 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
11 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) C
12 5 (12.20%) Time Management
12 5 (12.20%) Credit Risk
12 5 (12.20%) Security Auditing
13 4 (9.76%) Project Governance

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
1 4 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 30 (73.17%) Finance
2 18 (43.90%) Banking
3 8 (19.51%) Publishing
4 3 (7.32%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Front Office
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Market Risk
2 5 (12.20%) Credit Risk
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.44%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Risk Analysis
2 13 (31.71%) IT Audit
3 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (29.27%) ITIL
4 10 (24.39%) Information Security
4 10 (24.39%) Security Architecture
5 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
6 8 (19.51%) IT Governance
7 7 (17.07%) Process Improvement
7 7 (17.07%) Security Management
7 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
8 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) Security Auditing
9 5 (12.20%) Time Management
10 4 (9.76%) Monte Carlo Method
10 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
10 4 (9.76%) Project Management
10 4 (9.76%) SIEM
10 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) C
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) CGEIT
1 8 (19.51%) CRISC
1 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (17.07%) ISACA
3 4 (9.76%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (48.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (29.27%) COBIT
3 7 (17.07%) Basel II
3 7 (17.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (9.76%) SLA
5 3 (7.32%) IFRS
5 3 (7.32%) IFRS 9
5 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Bloomberg
1 4 (9.76%) Cognos
1 4 (9.76%) Reuters
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits + 25% Bonus
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits + 25% Bonus
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