The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Risk Analyst
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 246 292
Rank change year-on-year +36 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 26 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 23
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,750 £77,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  

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 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 21 (53.85%) Banking
3 17 (43.59%) Risk Analysis
4 15 (38.46%) Information Security
5 13 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (30.77%) Security Architecture
7 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (25.64%) Investment Banking
7 10 (25.64%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (20.51%) Credit Risk
8 8 (20.51%) Asset Management
8 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
8 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) Front Office
10 6 (15.38%) Security Management
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
10 6 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (15.38%) Network Security
10 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.38%) SDLC
10 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
10 6 (15.38%) Remediation Plan
10 6 (15.38%) Cyber Defence
11 5 (12.82%) IT Audit
11 5 (12.82%) Presales
11 5 (12.82%) IFRS
11 5 (12.82%) IFRS 9
11 5 (12.82%) Business Process Modelling
11 5 (12.82%) Coaching

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 5 (12.82%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 21 (53.85%) Banking
3 10 (25.64%) Investment Banking
4 7 (17.95%) Front Office
5 5 (12.82%) Advertising
6 3 (7.69%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Credit Risk
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Cyber Defence
3 5 (12.82%) Market Risk
4 4 (10.26%) Derivative
5 3 (7.69%) Fixed Income
6 2 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.56%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Risk Analysis
2 15 (38.46%) Information Security
3 12 (30.77%) Security Architecture
4 10 (25.64%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (20.51%) Asset Management
5 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
5 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
6 6 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (15.38%) Remediation Plan
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Security Management
6 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
7 5 (12.82%) Business Process Modelling
7 5 (12.82%) Coaching
7 5 (12.82%) IT Audit
7 5 (12.82%) Presales
7 5 (12.82%) Quantitative Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) Stress Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CRISC
2 3 (7.69%) CISM
2 3 (7.69%) CISSP
2 3 (7.69%) SANS
3 1 (2.56%) CGEIT
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ISACA
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) Basel II
2 5 (12.82%) IFRS
2 5 (12.82%) IFRS 9
3 4 (10.26%) COBIT
4 3 (7.69%) GDPR
5 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
City of London
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