The median annual salary for a Risk Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Risk Consultant
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 255 306
Rank change year-on-year +28 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 8 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.047% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.049% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -2.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.62% +7.50%  

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 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
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 Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Consultant in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 June 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 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) CISA
2 7 (87.50%) CISM
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) ISMS
4 4 (50.00%) IaaS
4 4 (50.00%) Social Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 4 (50.00%) SaaS
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 4 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (50.00%) Security Management
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) CEH
5 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (37.50%) CRISC
5 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis

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 4 (50.00%) IaaS
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) ISMS
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 4 (50.00%) Social Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISA
1 7 (87.50%) CISM
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 4 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 3 (37.50%) CRISC
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago