Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Risk Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 300 367
Rank change year-on-year +11 +67 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 31 45 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 42
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +6.38% -6.00%
10th Percentile £50,250 £45,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £86,500 £70,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +12.00% +6.38% -6.00%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Risk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analyst in the City of London

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) Banking
3 12 (38.71%) Credit Risk
4 10 (32.26%) Investment Banking
5 9 (29.03%) Information Security
5 9 (29.03%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
6 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
7 6 (19.35%) Derivative
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
8 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
8 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (12.90%) GDPR
9 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
9 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
9 4 (12.90%) Equities
9 4 (12.90%) Analytics
9 4 (12.90%) COBIT
10 3 (9.68%) Private Banking
10 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
10 3 (9.68%) CRISC
10 3 (9.68%) SANS
10 3 (9.68%) Change Management
10 3 (9.68%) CISM

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) Banking
3 10 (32.26%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Legal
4 3 (9.68%) Private Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Front Office
6 1 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Credit Risk
2 6 (19.35%) Derivative
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
3 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) Equities
5 2 (6.45%) Fintech
5 2 (6.45%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Information Security
1 9 (29.03%) Risk Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.90%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Client Onboarding
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.45%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (6.45%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) R
2 1 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CISM
1 3 (9.68%) CISSP
1 3 (9.68%) CRISC
1 3 (9.68%) SANS
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) COBIT
1 4 (12.90%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Atlassian