Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Consultant was £68,750 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 Consultant
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 334 387
Rank change year-on-year +19 +53 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 5 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.049% 0.095% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.099% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 29
City of London median annual salary £68,750 £47,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.74% -12.04% -4.85%
10th Percentile £54,125 £33,750 £37,000
90th Percentile £77,375 £81,250 £63,000
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -12.04% -4.85%

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 Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Consultant in the City of London

Risk Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Risk Consultant in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Risk Consultant 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (20.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP